Wearable devices and mobile health technology: One step towards better health

With increasing efforts being made to address the current global obesity epidemic, wearable devices and mobile health (‘mHealth’) technology have emerged as promising tools for promoting physical activity. However, current literature seems to indicate that these new technologies may serve best as part of a larger overall health plan, rather than working alone to encourage weight loss.
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Samsung announces SmartThings Wifi with Plume mesh technology and built-in SmartThings hub

  1. Samsung announces SmartThings Wifi with Plume mesh technology and built-in SmartThings hub  Android Police
  2. Samsung has a new SmartThings hub and router with Plume’s mesh Wi-Fi tech  The Verge
  3. Samsung’s new SmartThings Wifi mesh system is powered by Plume’s AI network optimization tech  VentureBeat
  4. Samsung’s SmartThings Wifi mesh router/smart-home hub mashup features AI tech from Plume  PCWorld
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Chinese-American engineer charged with stealing GE technology

Chinese-American engineer charged with stealing GE technologyA Chinese-American engineer faces charges of stealing valuable technology from General Electric, sneaking it out hidden in a picture of the sunset to take to China, the US Justice Department said. Xiaoqing Zheng, 56, a US citizen also believed to have Chinese nationality, was due to appear before a judge in Albany, New York on Thursday, a day after his arrest, according to federal prosecutors. Following a four-year investigation, the FBI arrested Xiaoqing Zheng after searching his home and finding, among other things, a handbook detailing “resources” Beijing would grant to individuals providing certain technologies.


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Sales of smartphones with 3D-sensing technology set to top 100 million in 2018

  1. Sales of smartphones with 3D-sensing technology set to top 100 million in 2018  Phone Arena
  2. Global shipments of 3D sensing-enabled smartphones to top 100 million units in 2018, says firm  Digitimes
  3. These Are The “Worst Performing” Smartphones And Companies With Highest Failure Rate  Fossbytes
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