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CTA and Xcertia to develop rules of the road for mobile apps – MobiHealthNews

The Consumer Technology Association and Xcertia, a mobile health app collaborative, are working together to develop guidelines for the market. They will consider topics such as accuracy, transparency, privacy, security, regulatory compliance, interoperability, and user experience. The American Medical Association, American Heart Association, DHX Group, and HIMSS initiated the project. Xcertia was created in 2016 by the American Medical Association, The American ... Read More »

Android P's 'actions' and 'slices' are a whole new way to use mobile apps – The Verge

With Android P, Google is taking an ambitious approach to its user interface design with two new concepts it’s introducing to developers today: “Actions” and “Slices.” Described in detail onstage at the company’s I/O developer conference keynote this morning, Actions and Slices are ways for third-party app features and even visual design to permeate parts of the Android OS, most ... Read More »

CTA and Xcertia to develop rules of the road for mobile apps – Healthcare IT News

The Consumer Technology Association and Xcertia, a mobile health app collaborative, are working together to develop guidelines for the market. They will consider topics such as accuracy, transparency, privacy, security, regulatory compliance, interoperability and user experience. The American Medical Association, American Heart Association, DHX Group and HIMSS initiated the project. Xcertia was created in 2016 by the American Medical Association, ... Read More »

Fitbit Makes a Mobile Health Connection With New Smartwatch Apps – mHealthIntelligence.com

By Eric Wicklund May 07, 2018 – Fitbit is beefing up the mHealth capabilities of its smartwatch. The developer of the nation’s most popular fitness tracker is continuing its push to combine direct-to-consumer technology with clinical validation in the Ionic, which came out last October, and the Versa, which started shipping just a few months ago. Officials this week unveiled eight ... Read More »

Consumer spending on mobile apps: 5 takeaways for enterprises – Mobile Business Insights (blog)

Smartphone users love their apps, and if consumer spending is any indication, that interest won’t fizzle out anytime soon. In fact, mobile app downloads and purchases continue growing year over year. In 2017, US iPhone users spent 23 percent more on in-app purchases than they did in 2016, according to new data from app store intelligence firm Sensor Tower, as ... Read More »

Microsoft's mobile strategy: Create Windows-like app 'experiences' for smartphones – PCWorld

Windows watchers worried what would become of Microsoft after a sweeping reorganization that emphasized “experiences,” rather than Windows. As Microsoft kicks off its Build developer conference in Seattle on Monday, we now have a better idea: Microsoft is investing in Windows experiences on mobile devices, with a new app called Your Phone; a migration of Windows 10’s Timeline productivity feature to ... Read More »