The birth of the Medical Alert systems happened in the 70s much before the birth of the Internet. No wonder the Medical Alert systems of those days use a telephone line to connect the care receiver to the emergency help. Use of the telephone line changed everything and this is how; Since the person in …

By Giang Nguyen & Sanjay Chadha iot cloud The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the way we interact with products and it’s opening up new possibilities for what products can do for us. Fundamental to IoT is the instant collaboration that happens between these smart devices. The beauty behind having a network of interconnected …

Baby Boomers are the demographic group born between 1946 and 1964, during the post-World War 2 baby boom.  Having witnessed a lot of changes in the world – from evolving social norms to rapid technological advancements – they are a population well acquainted with change. The past few decades have revolutionized how we all live.  …

The birth of the Medical Alert systems happened in the 70s much before the birth of the Internet. No wonder the Medical Alert systems of those days use a telephone line to connect the care receiver to the emergency help. Use of the telephone line changed everything and this is how; Since the person in …

“Old is gold.” This expression applies to many cases, that is, except when technology is concerned. Founded in 1953, MedicAlert uses older solutions that were popular in the 50s. The solution involved wearing a bracelet or a necklace containing a unique ID. If the wearer of the bracelet or necklace finds themselves in an emergency …