shopping has come a long way since the early days of e-commerce.
Whilst Amazon made hay with their delivery of reasonably straightforward
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rare to do anything these days without first consulting the web to see
what other people say about your intended purchase. Whether it’s...
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There’s a Facebook craze here in the UK at the moment that is grabbing headlines for all the wrong reasons. The craze, called Neknomination, sees
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Applying principles of gamification in healthcare has become increasingly popular in recent years. I wrote previously on the blog for instance about how Blue...
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Earlier this week I attended the Open Innovation Summit
at the Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst, where I participated on a panel
on crowdsourcing. It...
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year I wrote about a new service that aims to apply crowdsourcing to
improve medical trials. Snazzily titled, the Platform for Engaging...
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Tapping into health related data from the social web has become quite a common trend over the past few years. Increasingly however, researchers are...
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has been one of the hottest topics covered on the blog over the past
year or so, with a number of projects emerging in this fascinating...
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news was abuzz this week with the photo of Barack Obama joining in a
selfie with David Cameron and Helle Thorning Schmidt at the funeral of
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The possibilities in the field of mobile healthcare seem enormous. In the UK at least, much of community health is delivered in a labour intensive way,...
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central theme of crowdsourcing, and indeed social business, is that the
crowd are often smarter than so called experts. In the commercial
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I’ve written previously about the growth in platforms allowing healthcare professionals to share information and insights. Whilst there is evidence...
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past year has seen a growing number of organisations looking to tap
into the wisdom of the crowds to improve medical diagnosis. Perhaps the
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With my partner firmly ensconced in the UK’s National Health Service (NHS), I have more than a passing interest in how the organisation is run, and of...
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The potential for learning opportunities to be both delivered and facilitated via mobile and social platforms has been growing rapidly in the healthcare...
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field of behavioural science has been a burgeoning one over the last
few years. The movement has been led by Richard Thaler and Cass
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I wrote last year
about the various ways the open source movement can benefit the way you
innovate. The message was broken down into three distinct...
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Rising healthcare costs are a problem most of the western world is
facing. The baby boomer generation is beginning to retire en masse, and
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Google Glass has been making headlines since its launch, but arguably the most valuable application of the technology was performed this week, with the very...
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Mobile healthcare is supposed to be the next big thing, with experts such as Eric Topol predicting an age where our mobile devices are increasingly used to...
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