senior citizens

By Heather Mack 12:03 pm December 20, 2016
Smart clothing company Superflex, a spinoff of research and technology company SRI International, has raised $9.6 million in Series A funding in a round led by Global Brain. Seed investors Horizons Ventures and Root Ventures also participated, along with Sinovation Ventures. The funding will be used to further develop Superflex’s powered clothing, which is lightweight apparel equipped with...
By Heather Mack 02:07 am August 18, 2016
Senior citizens – by far the largest healthcare consumer base in terms of the cost, duration and intensity of their care – are the least likely to use tools aimed at helping them take a more active role in their health management.  In a survey study recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), researchers looked at the trends in the use of technology and digital...