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Archive for February, 2009

The Doctor in your Pocket

Is that a white coat I see in your pocket or is your mobile operator just happy to see me?

mHealth – will the Developing World get there first?

At the Mobile World Congress, the GSM Association’s “Doctor in your Pocket” report showed how eHealth can work. But not a single example came from the Western world…

Four billion mobile subscribers. But is the vision slowing?

The GSM Association has just announced that the world has 4 billion mobile subscribers, and predict that rising to 6 billion in 2013. Have they forgotten the contribution of M2M?

Shakeout in Short Range Wireless suppliers gains momentum

Last year saw consolidation in cellular chip suppliers. This year it’s the turn of the short range wireless industry.

Digital Britain – Enabling Healthcare

Hidden in the UK Government’s Digital Britain interim report is an action that could propel UK plc to leadership in eHealth over the next ten years.

About Creative Connectivity

Creative Connectivity is Nick Hunn's blog on aspects and applications of wireless connectivity. Having worked with wireless for over twenty years I've seen the best and worst of it and despair at how little of its potential is exploited.

I hope that's about to change, as the demands of healthcare, energy and transport apply pressure to use wireless more intelligently for consumer health devices, smart metering and telematics. These are my views on the subject - please let me know yours.

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