Healthcare

Enabling Push Notifications for Windows Store Apps using C#

Suppose that a nurse is assisting a patient in some hospital room and that the patient’s doctor is somewhere else in the facility.  The nurse gathers vitals for the patient and enters the information into the computer.  The nurse would like for the doctor to get this information “on the fly” without having to pull him or her into the room to look at the computer.  Solution?  Push notifications!  What could happen is that when the vitals are entered, the doctor receives a push notification from some cloud service, wherever he or she may be.  Thus, this is an example where cloud service

A Windows* Store App Case Study – Recording Audio Notes and Playback for Healthcare (C#)

I’d like to share a useful example for recording audio in a Windows Store App.  Particularly, I will present an app that targets the enterprise healthcare sector.  Audio recordings can enable doctors to “attach” speech to notes for patients.  This aides doctors in the event that if their hands are occupied, they can simply use voice to make a recording or play it back with a single button click.  Also, when a doctor’s working with many patients, on-the-fly dictation makes it easier to track accurate medical records.  Thus, recorded notes serve as a great addendum to the traditional ke

Applab in Minneapolis draws top developers from Healthcare, Finance, Manufacturing and other industries.....

On May 23rd we held another Intel AppLab at the Microsoft Technology center. We had developers from top Fortune 500 companies in the healthcare, banking, materials, manufacturing and agricultural sectors. The event was held in a large classroom style facility. Presentation from local Microsoft and Intel presenters received high marks on our survey from the participants. We also had a presentation from UX/UI specialist Dr.

YoWindow* by Repkasoft

Getting accurate and timely weather is important wherever you may be or wherever you are going. Now with the YoWindow* app from Repkasoft, you can get weather data from anywhere in the world delivered right to your Ultrabook™ device.

YoWindow provides a visually-rich interface to view current weather from around the world and includes details like high and low temperatures, wind, pressure and humidity. Hourly, daily and weekly weather are all incorporated.

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