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What technical challenges are you facing in your mHealth studies?

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Privacy and security issues

  • Owner-ship of user data. Users of consumer wearable devices today often do not own their data. Instead, the manufacturer handles data collection and storage, while the end users (including g implementers) are only provided with a summary of results based on the collected data.
  • Liability from user generated data (like location based on Global Positioning System, email, age, sex etc.) being shared/sold to third-parties.
  • Growing risks from sensor data due to rapid advances in AI for wearables
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