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Christina Farr / CNBC:
Sources: Apple working with partners including Stanford and telemedicine firm American Well to test whether Watch can be used to detect common heart conditions   —  - The company is working on the tests with partners including Stanford and telemedicine company American Well, according to two people familiar.
Sep 12, 2017, 12:00 AMIn context
CNBC:
Sources: Amazon's 1492, a skunkworks lab, is working on healthcare tech including a platform for medical records, telemedicine, and apps for devices like Echo   —  - Areas of exploration include a platform for electronic medical record data, telemedicine and health apps for existing devices like the Amazon Echo.
Jul 26, 2017, 8:25 PMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Source: Alphabet's medical arm Verily invested in life science startup Freenome in March, built a lab on campus for its team   —  - Verily, part of Google's parent company Alphabet, quietly invested in a life sciences start-up called Freenome and built it a lab to sweeten the deal.
Jul 24, 2017, 9:20 PMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Source: Intel has eliminated its wearables division, which made the Basis smartwatch, and the company's New Technologies Group now focuses on AR   —  - Intel laid off about 80 percent of the team that made the Basis smartwatch in November, and has now eliminated the division entirely, a person familiar tells CNBC.
Jul 19, 2017, 10:50 PMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Sources: Apple working with Health Gorilla to add personal health data to iPhone including blood work, by integrating with hospitals and lab testing companies   —  - Apple is working with a start-up called Health Gorilla in its secretive personal health record initiative, sources have said.
Jun 19, 2017, 5:15 PMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Sources: Apple in talks with Argonaut Project and Carin Alliance to make the iPhone a medical records hub so patients can easily share data with third parties   —  - It is looking to host clinical information, such as labs and allergy lists, and not just wellness data.
Jun 14, 2017, 11:50 PMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Source: Tim Cook was spotted at the Apple campus test-driving a prototype glucose-tracker connected to his Apple Watch   —  - Tim Cook has been test-driving a glucose monitor to understand how his blood sugar responds to factors like food and exercise  — CNBC reported last month that Apple …
May 19, 2017, 11:55 AMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Sources: Apple has been conducting feasibility trials at clinical sites across the Bay Area for noninvasive and continuous blood sugar level monitoring tech   —  - Apple has a secret group of biomedical engineers developing sensors to monitor blood sugar levels, sources tell CNBC
Apr 13, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Christina Farr / Fast Company:
The first Apple CareKit health apps are out, and CareKit becomes available on GitHub today   —  Apple's First CareKit Apps Are Here  —  Developers can use CareKit to build apps that track patients' health between doctor's visits.  —  How often do you visit your doctor's office?  Three, four times per year?
Apr 28, 2016, 4:10 AMIn context
Christina Farr / Fast Company:
Apple fixing issue that directed users searching “abortion” to adoption and fertility centers, nearly five years after it was first identified   —  Apple Maps Stops Sending People Searching For “Abortion” To Adoption Centers  —  Apple is fixing a flaw in its algorithm …
Jan 29, 2016, 10:15 PMIn context

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