Neil Polwart

Healthcare sector on verge of mDiagnostics revolution

The healthcare sector is on the verge of a new era in mobile diagnostics, according to Novarum® founder and BBI Group Head of Mobile Dr Neil Polwart, who was speaking at the annual Diagnostic Marketers Association Global Marketing Summit (DxMA) in New Orleans. The annual DxMA summit brings together leading experts from across the clinical…

Edinburgh technology entrepreneur builds global business by smartphone

Mark Williamson Group Business Correspondent Monday 20 April 2015   IN this week’s SME Focus we hear from an entrepreneur who found the smartphone revolution created fantastic opportunities for the technology business he runs. Name: Dr Neil Polwart. Age: 37. What is your business called? Novarum DX. Where is it based? Edinburgh. What does it…

Novarum DX to Demo Smartphone Based Ebola Detection at Mobile World Congress

February 2015, Edinburgh, Scotland – Novarum DX, the world’s leading mobile point of care technology company, specialising in creating smartphone apps for reading and sharing diagnostic test results, has announced it will demo a newly created app which reads a rapid, point of care Ebola test. Novarum DX is well known within the mHealth marketplace…

The Demise of Google Glass

The announcement of Google Glass’ demise is no great surprise to those who have been following the media buzz around the technology in recent months. Glass was really impressive, but had a number of significant barriers to widespread adoption. The most widely lauded was that it just looked plain odd. Its short battery life didn’t…