Kalorama: Global Advanced Patient Monitoring Market Worth $31.4 Billion
Advances in remote patient monitoring include: new peripherals; real-time audio and video for "face-to-face" interaction between clinicians and patients; wireless communication systems that "sort" the vast amount of data collected in order to put it ...
July 16, 2015
Dozens of new Ebola cases reported in West Africa
Red Cross workers, wearing protective suits, carry the body of a person who died from Ebola during a burial in Monrovia, Liberia, on Monday, January 5. Since the epidemic started more than a year ago in a remote village in Guinea, the world has seen ...
June 11, 2015
Beating Ebola? It's a matter of trust
Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu is a Nigerian consultant medical epidemiologist. He has undertaken several short term consultancies for the World Health Organisation, mostly in response to major infectious disease outbreaks. He blogs at Nigeriahealthwatch.com and ...
Why veterans of past Ebola crises underestimated this one
Most previous outbreaks had started in remote villages in Central and East Africa, where the virus could be surrounded and isolated. All told, they had killed 1,590 The arrival of moon-suited health workers in convoys of white trucks, armed with ...
December 30, 2014
How Would-Be Republican Presidential Candidates Score on Science
All the records agree that the planet has warmed since 1979 at a rate of somewhere between +0.16 and +0.13 degrees Celsius per decade. Remote Sensing Systems (RSS) reports temperature trends derived from satellite measurements and concludes that ...
March 27, 2015
9 New Boston Startups to Watch
In tech, it's pretty damn near impossible to predict the future. You never know which Users can use the site to not only browse designs, but also create shareable collections, keep abreast of industry trends, collaborate with customers and ...
April 15, 2015
Many Small Steps for a Man, Giant Leaps for Tech: CES 2015 Highlights
On the technology front, wireless power and charging seems to be on the horizon, although it is not clear which standard (Qi or other inductive systems) will predominate. Finally, high-definition or high-resolution sound is a growing phenomenon ...
January 23, 2015
CenturyLink takes on Charter by providing 1 Gbps FTTP service to La Crosse, Wis.
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is providing a new competitive challenge to local cable operator Charter Communications (NASDAQ: CHTR) by launching its 1 Gbps fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) service for residential and SMBs in La Crosse, Wis. The service is ...
April 16, 2015
La Crosse, Wis., company takes lead in mental health campaign
on New Year's Day. Both are from the La Crosse, Wis., area. The float will feature pictures of donors and recipients, as well as 60 butterflies, which represents the number of lives a donor can help. One year after a fire destroyed half of Organic Valley's ...
March 24, 2015
Teardown: Under-the-weather weather station's temperature sensor
Last time, I analyzed the La Crosse Technology's WS-811561-W temperature ... were motivated by the expiration of its bundled companion, the TX61U-IT solar-powered temperature sensor and wireless transmitter. Here again is the "stock" photo of the duo ...
January 13, 2015
CES and mHealth: It's about the journey, rather than the destination
The interconnectivity of devices has been a growing trend in the consumer world, but it is one that has not really made its foray into healthcare. When it does, the potential will be astounding. I spoke with La Crosse Technology, which collects data (such ...
January 13, 2015
Teardown: Dissecting an under-the-weather weather station
Such is the case this time; the victim is La Crosse Technology's WS-811561-W indoor/outdoor temperature station with "atomic " time and date support, which I'd bought from Meritline in October 2012 for $28.95: Also shown in the above "stock" photo is the ...
December 16, 2014
WS-9160U-IT - Digital Indoor/Outdoor Wireless Thermometer in Chrome Finish
Wireless outdoor temperature (degree F or degree C). Monitors indoor temperature (degree F or degree C). Min & Max value of temperature. Wall hanging or free standing. Can receive up to 3 sensors. Time display (manual setting). 12/24 hour time ...
December 10, 2013
Atomic Wall Clock Solar Power
La Crosse Technology's WS-811561-W Digital Self-setting atomic time ... English French German and Spanish and updates within seconds from the included wireless temperature sensor which can be placed up to a 330 ft distance away. This item cannot be shipped ...
December 10, 2013