Boehringer Ingelheim is a pretty familiar name to people who follow mobile health moves from pharma companies. The large, privately-owned German firm has been involved in pilots with game developer Ayogo, smart pill bottle maker AdhereTech, and now-defunct behavior change platform Healthrageous. While its partners have talked up these pilots, up until now the company […]

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San Francisco-based Netpulse, which offers software to fitness clubs that connects fitness devices and apps to gym equipment, has raised $18.6 million in a new round of funding led by Nokia Growth Partners and with participation from August Capital, Javelin Venture Partners, DFJ Frontier and Docomo Capital. Nokia Growth Partners’ John Gardner will join the […]

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Bellabeat launches three connected devices for pregnant women From Mobil Health News

by Admin 09.30.2014

Mountain View, California-based Bellabeat has announced three new products for expecting mothers. The products include a redesigned smartphone-enabled fetal monitor, called Bellabeat Shell, an activity tracker, called Bellabeat Leaf, and a connected scale, called Bellabeat Balance. All three new devices are meant to not only help a woman while she is pregnant, but also transition her into life [...]

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23 health and wellness apps that connect to Apple’s HealthKit From Mobil Health News

by Admin 09.30.2014

This week several companies announced that their apps now integrate with Apple’s new Health app, which is preloaded on all new iOS devices and any Apple device that downloads the new iOS 8 operating system. Apple’s HealthKit platform, which feeds health and wellness data from third party devices and apps into its consumer-facing app, called Health, had [...]

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