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Samsung's "Voice of the Body" is an open hardware and software platform for personal health monitoring

Samsung's "Voice of the Body" is an open hardware and software platform for personal health monitoring | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

What if your body had a voice? That was the premise that was asked, and would anchor the presentation Samsung provided in San Francisco on Wednesday. The context was mean to dovetail on today’s wearable devices and where Samsung wants to focus development.

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Samsung introduces 'Sami,' an open health-tracking platform

Samsung introduces 'Sami,' an open health-tracking platform | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

In less than a week, Apple will be taking the stage at its WWDC keynote event to talk about OS X, iOS 8 and its new health-tracking ‘Healthbook’ app. Unsurprisingly, Samsung tried to beat them to the punch today by announcing its own healthcare initiative.

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Samsung is building an army to take on Android - BGR

Samsung is building an army to take on Android - BGR | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Samsung will soon take its frenemy relationship with Google and Android to the next level. The company reportedly plans to launch its first Tizen smartphone early next year and while its efforts with this new platform will initially be local to the Far East, Samsung undoubtedly hopes it will grow into something more — and reinforcements will definitely help. Headed by both Samsung and Intel, the Tizen Association announced this week that it has added 36 new partners from “all segments of the mobile and connected device ecosystems” to help bolster the platform moving forward. New additions to the Tizen camp include eBay, Konami, McAfee, Panasonic, Sharp and TrendMicro, and the Association’s full press release follows below.

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Samsung Takes Aim at Apple With an Ambitious Smartwatch Platform - Wired

Samsung Takes Aim at Apple With an Ambitious Smartwatch Platform - Wired | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Wearable technology is a perpetual topic in Silicon Valley, but the big-name tech companies can’t quite figure out how to do it right. Not Google. Not Jawbone. And not Samsung. And now Samsung is asking the rest of the world for help.

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Apple vs. Samsung: Who Will Win?

Apple vs. Samsung: Who Will Win? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The Korean company with 3 CEOs recently overtook Apple by revenue and now seriously threatens it in the post-Jobs era.2 questions:1. So who actually is the best company today?2. Who is going to win (Android vs.
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