May 24, 2011
Following our live coverage from Dearborn, Michigan last week of Ford's mobile health research demonstrations, the company made an announcement this morning that built on last week's media event: Ford's research labs are working on a car seat with a built-in heart rate monitor. Last week Ford Research's Gary Strumolo, Manager of Vehicle Design & Infotronics, revealed that the automaker was...
May 18, 2011
Car company Ford has partnered with mobile health company WellDoc to prototype an in-care health system that monitors the driver for issues arising from congestive heart failure, asthma, and diabetes, according to a report today in the New York Times. The system uses Ford's Sync connectivity technologies to transmit and download data from cloud services.
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