Former employees of Google launching an application for health intelligent

Dec

17

2014

A group of former employees of Google with a new application for Apple Smart aims to increase medical knowledge in the world by conducting a test of IQ through smart devices.

It includes “Hye Kyo” application Hi.Q , available for free, ten thousand a question about the subject of about 300 health, such as food allergies, and child health, and control of the meals. After testing the performance users get an analysis of their expertise in certain areas of health.

Said founder and CEO, Munjal Shah, who sold his former company “to Aak.kom” Like.com to Google in 2010. The early data show a strong correlation between health knowledge and the degree of obesity.

Shah team and looking to whether there is a relationship between health knowledge of the individual and the rate of entry into hospitals, as a team, “Haa.kio” believes that Silicon Valley jumped too quickly to develop wearable computers to keep track of fitness and well-being.

Shah believes that the first step is to make more people interested in their health on a daily basis must be “defined quantity.” “The wearable devices end up in a drawer. I believe that this is due to the majority of people lack a basis for practical knowledge to stay healthy in the modern world. ”

Former employees of Google launching an application for health intelligent

Former employees of Google launching an application for health intelligent

Former employees of Google launching an application for health intelligent

Former employees of Google launching an application for health intelligent

Former employees of Google launching an application for health intelligent

The company said that 250 people had already used the application in its pilot phase. Shah said that females accounted for 84 percent of those who have agreed to test performance. The more users participate mothers between the ages of thirty and sixty years of age.

Said Shah told Reuters that the idea of an emerging company in the field of health began after he received some direct experience in the current health system in the United States. After literacy settlement related to health, Cham he recruited some of his colleagues from Google staff to join the team.

The founders of the application and specializes mainly in the technology sector, rather than the medical field. To ensure accuracy, Shah stressed that the questions carefully examined by medical experts, such as former orthopedic surgeon for the US Olympic team.

Shah added that the team will focus in the coming months more to build a product, rather than the financial industry. He stressed that the company will not sell data about people’s health knowledge to providers of medical insurance.

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