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Ubicomp 2016 workshop on user-centered mHealth

For those of you interested in ubiquitous computing and healthcare: we want to hear from you! This 1-day workshop will bring together researchers, developers, designers, data scientists, medical professionals, and those with a keen interest in living better with chronic

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For mHealth app developers:

Hello everyone, research2guidance in Berlin is conducting their mHealth survey for 2016. If you are involved with developing mHealth apps they want your predictions for the future. Here’s the link you need: Best, Dmitri p.s. There’s an Apple Watch

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Hi Folks, let’s talk about Behavior Design!

Let’s talk about tech and behavior design! Monday, Feb 22, 2016, 7:00 PM IXDSPaul-Lincke-Ufer 39/40 Berlin, DE 1 Diabetes Tech Heads Attending Behaviour & Emotion Design – After Work Chat, IXDS, Monday, 22.02., 7 pmThe Behaviour Design & Change Meetup together with

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DIY Health CHI 2016 Workshop!

“In conjunction with CHI 2016 in May 2016 in San Jose, California, a workshop will be held to discuss the rapidly growing DIY Health and Wellbeing domain. Maker and hacker culture has driven advances in diabetes technology and the development of other bespoke assistive technologies. There

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Blood Sugar Bingo in Germany on Nov 14th

      On Nov. 14th, otherwise know as World Diabetes Day, the good people from will be leading a German wide diabetes awareness campaign. The basic idea is you take a selfie of yourself and a reading on your

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Type 1 diabetics in Berlin needed!

Type 1 diabetics urgently needed in Berlin needed for an in-person  academic study. Study will take about an hour, no pain involved. Would be an enormous help if you or someone you know is interested. Please email if you

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Diabetes Apps: Present and Future

If you are in Berlin, please come and join us on July 13, 2015 ! There will be a few presentations on diabetes apps and related technology, at IXDS in Kreuzberg. Please join us for discussion and brainstorming on the role

Posted in blogs, community, crowdsourcing, Digital Products, Events, research HealthyBeeps is a new site crowd sourcing reviews on  health products. Got approached last month about doing some writing for them. Decided to review the new OneDrop app. Please check it out!   dmitri katz

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DiabetesMine Innovation Summit 2015

DiabetesMine Innovation Summit 2015 Patient Voices Contest DiabetesMine has long been one of my favorite sites for diabetes tech news. Just got the exciting notification that I have been selected to be part of the DiabetesMine Innovation Summit as a

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PACT diabetes apps Challenge

PACT Healthcare diabetes App Challenge Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT) is sponsoring a diabetes app challenge in conjunction with Independence Blue Cross and University of Pennsylvania. They are looking for promising new diabetes apps, that address the

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