News articles and updates over the years

Daughter sharing a news article by mCare Digital with her Mum

Over the years, we’ve been inspired by technology innovations, government announcements, tools and schemes that support our audience and of course by the work we do in this assistive technology space. We aim to share what we know and take you on a journey that brings the relevant news to you.

Here is a selection of some of those news articles – we hope you enjoy them. And if there is anything you are interested in that you’d like us to write an opinion piece about or conduct further research into, please don’t hesitate to reach out and email us at help@mcarewatch.com.

We are looking forward to hear from you.

Quick links: Gizmodo review & Tech guide review

mCareWatch wins award

mCareWatch wins award

Our latest announcement: mCareWatch wins award in SingaporemCare Digital is thrilled to announce that it has been honoured with the award for the best assistive living technology at the 12th Asia Pacific Eldercare Innovation Awards 2024. The ceremony, which took place...

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Staff Duress Alarms

Staff Duress Alarms

What are Staff Duress Alarms?A duress alarm is a safety security feature designed to alert authorities or designated personnel in situations where an individual is in distress or facing a life-threatening situation. It’s typically a silent alarm or ‘stealth’ mode...

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mCare Digital new mobile app launch and other news

mCare Digital new mobile app launch and other news

Introducing the mCare Digital new mobile app The world of technology is definitely like a maze to most people. Almost daily we hear about the next best thing; the next tech that’s going to make our lives easier and even more convenient. With the emergence of AI and...

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6 considerations of ethical gifting

6 considerations of ethical gifting

IntroductionMore relevant than any other time during the year, gifting is almost synonymous with Christmas and with that a question arises just what to buy for those we love. Unfortunately having so much choice doesn’t particularly help. Besides, most people already...

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Why larger smartwatches for women?

Why larger smartwatches for women?

IntroductionThey say good things come in small packages, but is this age-old adage true when it comes to smartwatches? The smartwatch industry has evolved significantly over the years, challenging the notion that smaller is always better. This blog explores the...

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mCare Digital celebrates 11 years in business

mCare Digital celebrates 11 years in business

The catalystLet me start with a full disclosure here: this is a rather personal post, although the self-reflection part was inspired by something very special - mCare Digital celebrates 11 years in business on the 1st of November this year. Even just the multiples of...

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Mobility for healthy ageing

Mobility for healthy ageing

How can we maintain mobility for healthy ageing even after falls and accidents?Ageing is part of life but it’s hard to see our loved ones deteriorate in front of our eyes. Does it have to be like that or is it the more convenient lifestyle we’ve adopted that’s...

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Why we should care about ageism

Why we should care about ageism

What is ageism and how does it show up in every day life?In a world that’s obsessed with anti-ageing and invents a product almost every hour that’s aimed at preventing the inevitable, it’s only fitting to address why we should care about ageism. But first things...

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Language about disability

Language about disability

Language about disability - what is your level of awareness around terms affecting people with disability?Our team at mCare Digital learned a lot about circumstances affecting people with disability. Being a registered NDIS provider and working with Occupational...

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Smartwatch personal alarm for dementia

Smartwatch personal alarm for dementia

Have you thought about using a smartwatch personal alarm for dementia sufferers? Dementia is a debilitating condition that affects not only the person suffering from it, but also their loved ones. As a carer for a loved one with dementia, it can be difficult to ensure...

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Protection against domestic violence

Protection against domestic violence

How can you play a part in the protection against domestic violence? Domestic violence is a prevalent issue that affects individuals of all ages, races, and genders. It is essential to take steps to protect against domestic violence and seek help if you or someone you...

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Sandwich generation caring for elderly parents

Sandwich generation caring for elderly parents

Have you heard of the sandwich generation caring for elderly parents? The Sandwich generation refers to a group of people who are simultaneously caring for their elderly parents while supporting their own children. This can put a significant strain on these carers as...

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