All Posts from the Category "medDigital"


3D Printing and Healthcare

Posted on January 9th, 2015 by


Another year over, and a new one just begun… What does the medDigital Blog have in store for you in 2015? We’ve been tweeting and blogging about countless technology and digital health news over the past few months, so we … Continue reading

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Let’s Encrypt – Delivering SSL/TLS Everywhere

Posted on November 20th, 2014 by


Scheduled to launch in Summer 2015, and sponsored by the EFF, Mozilla, Akamai and Cisco, Let’s Encrypt is a new certificate authority that is free, automated and open. The fact that it will be free is an obvious benefit. This … Continue reading

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The Sharing Economy – The UK’s next big export?

Posted on October 15th, 2014 by


I was very interested to see that the UK Government has launched a review of the sharing economy because two of my favourite apps are Uber and Airbnb. Uber successfully got me out of the rain in Paris, out on … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger Marc Southern on Putting medical records in the hands of the patient

Posted on October 6th, 2014 by


When online banking was first introduced it seemed like an alien concept. Now years later it’s part of everyday life. The new alien concept is online access to our personal medical records. Some patients are already looking at and using … Continue reading

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Social Media extends the reach of medical conferences

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by


The Internet enables people to create and exchange content through ‘Social Media’. Every minute of every day people are using highly-interactive mobile and web-based platforms to share, co-create, discuss, and modify user-generated content. Social has fundamentally changed communication between organizations, … Continue reading

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mHealth apps which the FDA will not regulate

Posted on June 18th, 2014 by


The FDA issued its mobile medical application guideline back in 2013. This guideline applies only to medical apps that transform a mobile device into a medical device or an accessory to a regulated medical device, such as an app that … Continue reading

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