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AI-based platform helps improve wellbeing for elderly

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and voice-recognition software are helping elderly people care for themselves and improve their wellbeing. Management consulting company Accenture developed a platform that supports the physical and mental health of elderly people. The Accenture Platform uses AI to learn the behaviours and preferences of users, then suggests activities to support the individual. The…


Government releases strategy for cyber-security

The government has launched a strategy on cyber-security in response to recent technological changes and the growing awareness surrounding the threat of cyber-attacks. The Interim Cyber Security Science & Technology Strategy: Future-Proofing Cyber Security report identifies which technologies will have the most impact on cyber-security and develops policies to help the UK keep up with threats of…


Government announces life sciences & AI sector deals

As part of the launch of the British government’s industrial strategy for safeguarding the UK economy post-Brexit, it has announced a multi-billion pound sector deal designed to boost the nation’s life science sector. The deal is intended to foster “new pioneering treatments and medical technologies” in the UK, in order to improve patient outcomes whilst…


Can AI-enhanced CT scanning reduce the need for PET scans?

By Jaroslaw Czaja, CEO of Future Processing, and based on an article written by Daniel Saaristo Finding and treating cancer can be difficult. The right equipment and tools are needed to help detect the cancer so medical staff can choose the appropriate method of treatment. New methods, which utilise technology, are required to ensure that…


Digital health on the rise, new research shows

Digital technologies are proving to be benefiting healthcare according to the latest market research provided by the innovation consultancy Enspektos. The research looks at the global digital health market, examining aspects such as investment, mobile technologies and global trends. It highlights positive growth for the digital health market across all factors including infrastructure, regional diversity,…

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