Monthly Archives: August 2011
The widespread usage of the Internet has made health care much more intelligible to the public, who no longer need a medical degree to be able to make sense of a prescription or a diagnosis. The public’s open access to medical knowledge and information has consequently led to a change in the relationship between patients and doctors. Read more
As you probably know, Withings has been working for some time on a new product: the Smart Baby Monitor. The release date is now drawing close and in the coming weeks we will unveil more and more features of this great product.
Keeping in touch with your professional and personal network, listening to music, posting photos of your own life, geotagging, etc.
Smartphones are now part of our everyday life. As the above-mentioned examples show, smartphone applications have become part of a lot of people’s lives, and in the future they will also change people’s relationship to healthcare. Read more
Withings has a long-standing partnership with Runkeeper, one of the leading online plat-forms of fitness self-monitoring. For over a year, the Withings body-scale has been compatible with Runkeeper, meaning that users of Runkeeper who have connected their Withings scale with their account have their weight graphs update automatically and instantly on Runkeeper every time they weigh themselves. Read more