The ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) World Finals were held at Prince of Songkla University in Phuket, Thailand on May 15–20, 2016. The competition resulted in a splendid win for the student team from Saint Petersburg State University (SPbSU), one of the largest universities in Russia. Russian student programmers became world champions for the fifth year in a row.
On May 10–13, Moscow hosted the 28th edition of the Sviaz International Exhibition for Information and Communications Technology that occupied about 20,000 square meters in pavilions and on open-air space of the Expocentre Fairgrounds and attracted over 40,000 professionals. According to the organizers, over 300 companies from 17 countries, including Russia, the USA, Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Japan, and China, showcased their innovative telecom and IT equipment and products at the event.
At the end of April, Auriga’s experts participated in the 2016 edition of the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technology, Hannover Messe 2016, held in Hannover, Germany. The event included five action-packed days of applications-oriented forums, special conferences, riveting panel discussions, and remarkable presentations of high-caliber speakers from business, research, and government.
After a series of developments, mobile devices are now being leveraged in the medical sector as a reliable tool in tracking the health of patients and assisting professionals in managing their daily workload. In fact, wearables and mobile health app usage has increased by 50% from 2014 to 2016. Experts state this can be accounted to the wide adoption of mobile technologies by both consumers and the industry itself.
But what does the future hold for the medical mobile health assistance? Should we expect new innovations or just new apps? Continue reading