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Dubai creates smart inventory app for healthcare

Dubai creates smart inventory app for healthcare

The application seeks to manage the stock of medicines and prevent any shortages and supports the Dubai Paperless Strategy to transform the emirate into a progressive paperless city by 2021.

Helsinki to introduce robots to help dispense medication for home care

Helsinki to introduce robots to help dispense medication for home care

The device will release the required medication to customers at prescribed times and safely stores it inside so customers can’t take more than the prescribed amount.

UK local authority moves to digital NHS health checks

UK local authority moves to digital NHS health checks

Southwark Council will offer a digital version of the NHS Health Check to save people needing to book face-to-face appointments with their GP.

NHS to establish an artificial intelligence lab

NHS to establish an artificial intelligence lab

UK’s Department of Health and Social Care says the lab will bring together academics, specialists and technology companies to work on the biggest challenges in health and care.

How tech can tackle social isolation

How tech can tackle social isolation

A report published by IoTUK highlights how emerging digital technologies can help to prevent one of society’s most burdening problems

The Big Apple is the Big Cheese at Expo

The Big Apple is the Big Cheese at Expo

The city of New York has been named as the Best Smart City of 2016 at Smart City Expo World Congress