Mark and Charlie's Blog

Blog > Mark and Charlie's Blog > Wearable Tech Is Plugging Into Health Insurance

Wearable Tech Is Plugging Into Health Insurance

Today the average American’s health insurance payments fluctuate once a year. Imagine if that rate changed each day, determined in part by a sensor-rich gadget on the wrist. Sound far fetched?

The next generations of devices like the Fitbit or Jawbone Up are already preparing to play a bigger role in how individual-and-group health insurance costs are decided, tech developers and experts in the healthcare space have told Forbes, thanks to the growing data they’re generating about our bodies.

Read More http://www.forbes.com/sites/parmyolson/2014/06/19/wearable-tech-health-i...

Taboola Teaser

Donald Trump’s campaign is planning to drop up to $10 million on its biggest ad buy to date, hammering Democratic...
Hillary Clinton slammed Donald Trump and issued a strong defense of the Clinton Foundation Wednesday amid the...
Entering to sustained applause, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told his Austin audience that “the...
Pinellas Park, Florida, isn’t the kind of place where you'd expect to gain insight about the future of mass...
Colin Powell is pushing back on reports suggesting that he might have given Hillary Clinton the idea to use a...