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January 15, 2012 News APPsSocial mediaSocial networkingTrends in Dental Education

50 really useful iPad tips and tricks

by ken

Turns out that there are more than 3 of you that visit this blog. Using GOOGLE analytics, we are able to determine the top ten mobile devices that visit the site. No surprise that the iPAD was numero uno. So

January 10, 2012 News APPsTrends in Dental EducationWebinarsYouTube

Chchchanges – turn and face the changes

by ken

Watched a webinar from the ICOI this evening on my iPAD – captured screen shots of the presentation as I watched it – see photos below (sampling).  Increasingly apparent, that whether a simulcast or an archived presentation, the ability to

January 8, 2012 News APPsInnovations in dentistryNew dentistsNew gradsNew productsNew TechnologiesTechnologyTrends in Dental Education

The Virtual Anatomy, Ready for Dissection

by ken

By NATASHA SINGER Published: January 7, 2012 PEOPLE wear 3-D glasses for new movies like “The Adventures of Tintin.” But for medical school? Students at the New York University School of Medicine worked in an anatomy class, using iPads — in protective

December 29, 2011 News APPsBlogsConnectivitySocial mediaSocial networkingTrends in Dentistry

QR codes……far more relevant to the future of your practice than encryption

by ken

Watch out for the literal avalanche of QR codes on store windows, advertising pages and if you’re really really really on top of your social media marketing game, the dental world is going to figure out how to use them

December 26, 2011 News APPsBlogsDental industryNew TechnologiesTradeshows

Steve, you’re still here…….sniff, sob…..

by ken

APPLE has plans to solve one of the most draining problems to plague smartphones, tablets and laptops: battery life…..from news.com.au According to patent applications submitted to the US Patent and Trademark Office, Apple plans to power its devices with hydrogen

December 24, 2011 News APPsCloud computingComputer softwareData storageElearningElectronic Health RecordsEncryption

Visual communications solutions

by ken

Not sure why, but I tend to avoid banner ads……mistake in this case – http://www.servdentist.com/products_overview.en.html Banner at the top of the OHJ website – reviewed on the fly, but once the site came up – WOW!!!  We are blessed here

December 16, 2011 News APPsNew TechnologiesTrends in Dental EducationTrends in Dentistry

Surgeons use XBox to keep hands sterile before surgery

by ken

In the pre-show (yawn) before Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy – as enticing as Downton Abbey – there was a commercial for the Xbox Kinect.  The flood of iPAD Cloud based dental APPS has become a tsunami, yet suddenly it became

December 16, 2011 News APPsBlogsCloud computingContinuing EducationDental AssociationsDental conventionsDental equipmentDental industryDental LaboratoriesTradeshowsTrends in Dental Education

You’ll never walk alone, Bridge over troubled water, Two of us

by ken

What did Rodgers and Hammerstein, Paul Simon and Lennon and McCartney know that dentistry is just learning to appreciate; that social networking can work wonders if you extrapolate with Bayesian objectivity.  “You and I have memories/longer than road that stretches

December 16, 2011 News APPs

Carestream Dental Inks Partnership with Lexicomp for Access to Clinical Data

by ken

Integration of drug and clinical content database with practice management software improves patient care, further streamlines office administration ATLANTA and HUDSON, OHIO – Carestream Dental LLC, a subsidiary of Carestream Health, Inc., and the exclusive manufacturer of KODAK Dental Systems,

November 13, 2011 News APPsTradeshowsTrends in Dental EducationTrends in Dentistry

There’s a name for that grin on my face!!!

by ken

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October 24, 2011 News APPsWebsites

Sometimes, it’s right there under your nose

by ken

Always looking for the “Killer APP” or in this case, the web design firm that puts them all to shame………….found it! www.luludigital.com Check out the website……..it’s all there for the asking and taking and they are brilliant.

October 10, 2011 News APPsMarketing strategies

Follow the trend……….

by ken

Add one story to the other and you get –  Apple has announced that iPhone 4S pre-orders passed the 1m mark in 24 hours, storming past the company’s previous sales record of 600,000 iPhone 4 buyers in a single day. Put up

September 27, 2011 News APPs

Does Apple’s iPhone 5 Invite Signal Voice Recognition App?

by ken

Put on your thinking caps Dental APP developers…………Imagine if your office had an APP that could answer your patient’s inquiries on their smartphone…….IMAGINE! What wine goes with fish? Pretty soon, you may be able to ask your iPhone. The most

September 24, 2011 News APPsPractice management

Dental students use iPads to improve patient interactions

by ken

I’m much too farklempt to add a tag line……..carry on….. By DrBicuspid StaffSeptember 20, 2011 — A new pilot project at the University of Pacific‘s Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has brought iPads into the school’s Main Clinic. Students are using iPads

September 20, 2011 News APPs

Round and round she goes, and where it stops………it won’t

by ken

iPADS and Dentistry – nuff sed…..iOS 5.0, the latest iteration of the Apple mobile platform operating system is due out……watch for the explosion…..do check out the image as it MUST in due course become “de rigeur” for reps and their

September 11, 2011 News APPsImplantology

Biomet 3i unveils smartphone app

by ken

From Dr. Bicuspid – it’s long overdue for the dental companies to get their toe in the water of social networking and APP’s.  The complexity of treatment planning and related techniques mandates more than voice mail hell and “I’m not

September 10, 2011 News APPs

Air Techniques – Now Available for Free Download Through iTunes

by ken

It’s unending….. MELVILLE, N.Y., Sep 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) –Air Techniques, a manufacturing leader in dental equipment and digital imaging products for the dental industry has developed an app for iPhones and iPads. The app is available to everyone and

September 9, 2011 News APPs

Updated list of iPhone/iPad/iTouch AAPs for dentistry

by ken

From Bibby Library News and Tips 1000 Dental Flashcards & Quiz ($1.99) 3D Dental A-Z: (.99) detailed visual insights into Teeth, Anatomy, Instruments, Care, Implants & more 3D Head and Neck Skeleton System: Concentrates on the bones of the head and neck.

September 5, 2011 News APPs

Ivy League Medical Schools Embracing Technology For Teaching

by ken

From iMedical APPS I include this posting for obvious reasons. Imagine if “comprehensive care” for each an every patient in a dental faculty was a function of an APP developed for undergraduate dentistry. An APP that kept the case file

September 2, 2011 News APPs

Only in the UK you say – pity!!

by ken

From Dental Health Hub Imaging A Recent Call for New Ideas for Health Apps Just Started in UK Andrew Lansley, Health Secretary of the UK,recently initiated a call for the design of new innovative health apps that could help patients make better