healthcare

Gadgets and open hardware
Physical computing has the Arduino and its successors and predecessors as stepping-stones, whereas physiological computing poses a set of challenges that the DIY hardware community is tackling in novel and creative ways.
2 comments Posted 2 Apr 2015 by Hugo Silva Feed
The Santa Clara High Tech Law Journal held their annual symposium on open source in the legal field at Santa Clara University. Prominent practitioners in the open source community spoke on topics ranging from licensing and compliance to healthcare and entertainment law.
0 comments Posted 26 Feb 2015 by Alex Shei Feed
3D printing has received a lot of attention for its applications in the health sector, from helping Bespoke prosthetics change patients' lives to enabling huge strides in stem cell research.
2 comments Posted 23 Feb 2015 by Paul Croft Feed
The new multimedia library draws on the extensive collection of animations and illustrations developed for didactic and procedural videos created for the OP clinician community site.
0 comments Posted 5 Feb 2015 by Steve Carson Feed
Healthcare is one of the most urgent socioeconomic issues of our time. This year, Opensource.com saw a variety of news and feature stories about applying the open source way and open source software (including tools) to alleviating the many problems faced by the healthcare industry. Here are the... Read more
2 comments Posted 26 Dec 2014 by Luis Ibanez Feed
Open hardware words in neon
Smaller than a credit card, BITalino is a low-cost hardware and open source software toolkit, aligned with the DIY (do-it-yourself) movement. It enables anyone to create quirky and serious projects alike for wearable health tracking devices. The base kit includes sensors to measure your muscles,... Read more
4 comments Posted 6 Nov 2014 by Hugo Silva Feed
Health Hack 2014 preparations, presentations, and winning teams.
0 comments Posted 5 Nov 2014 by Tim Hildred (Red Hat) Feed
Hospitals don't have to go broke to use software instead of paper. Just ask Luis Ibanez. This is a recap of his presentation on the subject at the All Things Open conference in Raleigh, NC this year.
9 comments Posted 31 Oct 2014 by Nicole C. Engard Feed
Juhan Sonin wants to influence the world from protein, to policy, to pixel. And, he believes the only way to do that is with open source principles guiding the way.
0 comments Posted 15 Jul 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Open science research and development hybrid development model can protect pharma company profits while reducing costs of medicines for consumers
4 comments Posted 19 Jun 2014 by Timothy King Feed

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