Schools that helped produce some of Silicon Valley’s most prominent leaders are hustling to bring a more medicine-like morality to computer science.
Natasha SingerStanford, MIT, Harvard and other universities that helped produce Silicon Valley’s top technologists are rolling out new tech ethics courses, bringing a more medicine-like morality to computer science
A new feature on the iPhone Health app will allow users to automatically download blood test results and other data from their health care providers.
Natasha SingerApple introduced a health records feature today that will enable iPhone users to download medical data like cholesterol levels directly from participating medical centers. Can Apple succeed in personal medical records where MSFT and Google struggled?
Apple, Google, Microsoft and other giants are accelerating their efforts to remake health care with new tracking apps, sensors and other tools.
Natasha SingerWill novel continuous-monitoring tools, like health apps for phones and watches, help reduce disease and prolong lives — or just send more of the worried well to doctors for unnecessary tests? "There’s no shortage of hype,” said @erictopol
Natasha SingerWhy is Big Tech going after your health care? "Because the market is too big, too important and much too personal to their users for them to ignore," says @JPrendergass
Facebook’s new app, Messenger Kids, is the social network’s first major foray into connecting children under 13 to its sprawling set of services.
Natasha SingerGetting strong comments from readers to this story about Facebook’s new Messenger Kids app, aimed at children 13 and under. Would love to hear what other parents think about Facebook and kids.