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Overview of Healthcare Smartphone Apps

Posted by on April 21st, 2011

Read an overview of health and healthcare smartphone apps available today, including emerging trends. The article is entitled “How smartphones are changing the face of mobile and participatory healthcare: an overview, with example from eCAALYX.”

Posted in: Mobile Devices



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Tools to Build a Free Website

Posted by on February 18th, 2011

The “Free Technology for Teachers” blog lists 10 tools that allow you to build a website for free. The posting explains, “websites are good for providing a static resource of information, blogs are good for frequent updates and communication, and a wiki is great for collaborating on the creation of a reference site” and then… Read More »

Posted in: Web 2.0 Tools



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Free Technology for Teachers Blog

Posted by on January 31st, 2011

The blog “Free Technology for Teachers” provides online resources and ideas for teaching with technology. Some of the posts are specific to K-12 education but a number of posts are useful for education across the educational spectrum. You can read the blog from time to time or subscribe to their RSS feed to receive new… Read More »

Posted in: Education & Training, Web 2.0 Tools



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Report on Twitter Use

Posted by on December 15th, 2010

The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project reports on Twitter users. According to the report, 8% percent of the American adults who use the internet are Twitter users. Some of the groups who are notable for their relatively high levels of Twitter use include young adults, African-Americans and Latinos, and urbanites. Read the… Read More »

Posted in: Social networking, Web 2.0 Tools



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Apple’s iPad on Medical Rounds

Posted by on August 18th, 2010

Are you interested in how physicians might use Apple’s iPad device on rounds in the hospital? Read an interesting article recounting one physician’s experience. The article discusses privacy and security issues as well as the usability of the iPad during rounds.

Posted in: Hospital Libraries, Informatics, Mobile Devices

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