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ResearchKit Receives Thousands of Sign-Ups Following Launch

Wednesday March 11, 2015 9:50 am PDT by
Less than twenty-four hours after Apple unveiled ch">ResearchKit, the open source medical framework had received thousands of sign-ups, according to Bloomberg. The report claims that Stanford University researchers awoke on Tuesday morning, the day after Apple's "Spring Forward" media event, to discover that 11,000 people signed up for MyHeart Counts, a cardiovascular disease app built using...

Apple Announces 'ResearchKit' Aimed at Medical Research

Monday March 9, 2015 10:29 am PDT by
Apple SVP of Operations, Jeff Williams, today announced "ResearchKit", a new open source software framework in the vein of HomeKit and HealthKit that will turn an iPhone into "powerful diagnostic tools for medical research." The new software aims to assist doctors and scientist gather data at a faster and more accurate rate via the accessibility of the iPhone. Williams mentioned multiple...