Business
Oct 16, 2014
Semiconductor giant Qualcomm has announced a $2.5 billion deal to acquire UK chipmaker CSR. CSR is a pioneer in Bluetooth technology and Bluetooth low energy...
Oct 06, 2014
  In a year-end conference call in August, CareFusion CEO Kieran Gallahue hinted that the company was in line for a large acquisition—perhaps a tax...
Oct 06, 2014
 Discussing the state of venture investment in digital health at USC's 2014 Body Computing Conference, experts agreed that digital health funding is...
Oct 02, 2014
When Medtronic acquired Corventis earlier this year, it led to a lot of speculation about how the noninvasive cardiac sensor company would play into Medtronic...
Sep 15, 2014
Wearables have a dirty open secret. A 2014 whitepaper by Endeavour Partners showed that, despite their proliferation and ready adoption, wearable devices have...
Aug 13, 2014
A new report by data analytics firm CB Insights has shown that crowdfunding platforms–specifically Kickstarter and Indiegogo–have proven to be a...
Aug 11, 2014
  Remember back in 2012 when device companies were making layoffs and realignments left and right to cope with the impending 2.3% device excise tax?...
Aug 05, 2014
Major medical device makers are expecting more clinical trials as they expand into emerging markets and have common strategies and expectations around the...
Jul 22, 2014
Let's face it, Google, Samsung, and whoever else can release as many as they want, but consumers' heads won't really turn until they hear one name attached to...
May 30, 2014
Dean Kamen doesn't sleep much. It's seven in the morning right now–he got home after midnight the previous night after getting off a plane from Colorado...