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Recent FTC settlements with Tapjoy and Flo signal potential regulatory headwinds for Apple and Google

A consent agreement published this week by FTC looks at alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts and practices by the mobile gaming app, TapJoy. A separate settlement with a popular digital health app FloHealth examined...

Abbott Launches Neurosphere Mypath digital health app for pain management

Abbott is launching a new digital health app to assist consumers with effective pain management. Chronic pain can negatively impact personal relationships, work productivity and a person's daily routine.The company today announced the upcoming launch of NeuroSphere™ myPath™, a digital...

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Google’s Youtube to bring credible, evidence based Health content

Google announced today that it will be bringing new health content to Youtube.Google has assigned Dr Garth Graham to lead this effort. The new team under Dr. Garth’s leadership is already working with some...

Valencell introduces new generation of cuffless Blood pressure monitoring

Today, Raleigh-based Valencell announced a new calibration-free, cuff-less blood pressure technology for wearables that can be used in devices worn on the finger and wrist. This latest technology improvement significantly expands the number of device form...