Excessive use of smartphone caused loss of a Woman’s Eyesight

A Chinese woman who spent the whole day hanging on with her smartphone, playing a game has gone partially blind. She was very fond of playing a popular smartphone multiplayer game ‘King of Glory’. According to sources, the woman named … Read More

Oscar Health’s Mario Schlosser on getting healthcare right | Disrupt NY 2017

Sarah Buhr has a chat with Oscar Health’s Mario Schlosser about the failures of the current (and proposed) healthcare system and adapting to different markets. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e TechCrunch Disrupt is the world’s leading authority in debuting revolutionary … Read More

The Future of Digital Medicine

Rock Health’s Halle Tecco discusses the market, challenges, and upswing in funding impacting digital health startups. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e

Don’t wait for the Apple Watch to dole out medical advice anytime soon

Could the Food and Drug Administration classify the Apple Watch as a medical device? It’s a question many have asked over the past couple of years, but the stakes are now higher for the Watch with its newfound ability to … Read More

Synthego’s Paul Dabrowski gets Sci Fi on us | Disrupt NY 2017

Paul Dabrowski of Synthego talks to Sarah Buhr about biotech as a service, sharing CRISPR target designs, and the possibilities their technology opens up. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e TechCrunch Disrupt is the world’s leading authority in debuting revolutionary startups, … Read More

Satellites images are now being used to predict Malaria months before it outbreaks

The researchers have now uncovered a new technology that lets them use satellite data to predict the malaria outbreaks months before it actually happens. The researchers belonging to a project funded by Peruvian government are using NASA satellites to fight … Read More

Apple’s LTE-enabled Watch could be a wearable watershed moment

Apple’s Series 3 smartwatch may look the same on the outside as the previous generation (albeit with a new ceramic gray options and contrasting red-tipped digital crown) but what they have inside might help kick the somewhat sleepy wearable category … Read More

Apple’s Watch 3 rolls out heart health and smart fitness features

Today, Apple announced the new Apple Watch 3 will be rolling out several health and fitness features including smart activity coaching, new features for swimmers, Gym Kit and an enhanced heart rate monitor. The Apple Watch 3 will enhance the … Read More

FitBit Flex 2 can go in the pool with you

The Fitbit Flex 2 is a paired-down $99 fitness tracker for the workout novice. Unlike the Blaze, the tracker easily blends in as a bracelet on your wrist and doesn’t come with the other bells and whistles like a heart … Read More

ShapeScale: a Personal 3D Body Scanner

Weight is nothing but a number. ShapeScale weighs you and scans your body simultaneously, showing you exact changes to your body over time. Watch more CES 2017: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHRxVckaE8dYCxroIFokATFk4e9QjhkTF TechCrunch is streaming live from the CES all week covering ‘must see’ … Read More