Apple ResearchKit: A Health App Framework to Advance Medical Research

By developing an iOS app using ResearchKit, for the first time, researchers can efficiently recruit a large number of geographically different study participants to carry out clinical studies.  Developers within CDC’s Informatics Innovation Unit (IIU) created a prototype ResearchKit app to examine its capabilities and potential application to public health.

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Google Cardboard: Virtual Reality Made Simple

Google Cardboard is an inexpensive, fun and accessible virtual reality (VR) experience using your mobile phone. IIU created a prototype Google Cardboard App. Download it from App Lab (log-in required).

 

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