Monthly Archive: June 2012

Mobile Healthcare for the Consumer

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the convergence of mobile devices and consumer healthcare. I believe there are three changes happening that are creating a perfect storm for a new wave of mobile medical devices. 1. Standardized Mobile Operating Systems (OS) Before android or iOS came along, engineers that wanted to build a mobile medical device had to develop the software and the hardware. …

Surfing Big Waves and Big Markets

This post originally appeared on Forbes.com. “You don’t need to paddle as hard for the bigger waves” That’s what Kaoki, my surfing instructor, told me during my first surf lesson on the shores of Maui two weeks ago. It was as if he was some executive coach because everything he said to me made complete sense from a business perspective. In the back of my mind I was …