Winners of Qualcomm’s XPrize

June 6, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Final Frontier XPrize Winner
After five years of competition for the Qualcomm Tricorder XPrize ($2.6m), the company announced the winner—Final Frontier [MORE]

Listening for Vital Signs

August 27, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scanadu Scout
The “tricorder” quest has given rise to many innovations still in progress, with more than a few focusing [MORE]

Pocket X-Ray Scanner

March 19, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Compact Radiation Source
Described as “an accelerator about the size of a stick of gum,” engineers at the University [MORE]

Scanadu’s “Scout” Tricorder

January 8, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scanadu tricorder
The $10m X Prize competition for a Star Trek-like “tricorder” already is bringing some new consumer diagnostic [MORE]

A Brave New World in Diagnostics: Disruptive Ideas that Just Might Come True

Learning Objectives for the Panel Presentation
MODERATOR:  Robin A. Felder, PhD

After attending this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:
1.      [MORE]

Device Trends

April 24, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

In a survey earlier this year, experts in medical devices identified their best bets for breakthroughs—e.g. orthopedic devices with embedded [MORE]

Innovations in Wireless and Mobile Health Technologies: In Search of the Tricorder

Innovative wireless health information technologies are enabling health products and services unlike ever before.  More and more wireless solutions are [MORE]

Will Qualcomm be First with a “Tricorder?”

November 1, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tricorder – X Prize Foundation
Remember “Dr. Bone’s” “tricorder” from Star Trek?  It was a handheld device that scanned a [MORE]