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Doctor Google offers medical advice

Doctor Google on Google Now

Latest addition to Google Now offers medical advice. Google has added a new component to its greatly-expanding Knowledge Graph by providing to users health information in Google searches. Asking Google a medical question brings up specialized information, such as symptoms of an illness, it it’s contagious and what age range it affects. Prem Ramaswami, Product Manager at Google said, “That ...

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HealthKit might facilitate hypochondria

HealthKit featured

A major feature of the Apple iOS 8 will be the HealthKit platform and application. The iPhone 6 and Apple Watch have just been launched and all of the devices in the new line of products from Apple will have HealthKit pre-loaded on iOS8. HealthKit is an application on your iPhone or Apple Watch which collects all the health metrics the ...

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