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The latest thoughts and announcements from Tidepool's team.

Designing for Trends in D-Data

February 24th, 2016 | Sara Krugman
Now that Blip and the Tidepool Uploader are available, we’ve been learning a lot about how people use them to gain insights into their diabetes. We feel strongly about incorporating people with diabetes and their caregivers voices into our design and development process and want to share with you what we’ve been up to. The bottom […]
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It’s a Matter of Time

October 31st, 2015 | Brandon Arbiter
The end of US Daylight Savings 2015 is upon us. And in its honor, we at Tidepool offer this blog post about time. Specifically, why it’s so hard to keep track of time on diabetes devices, and what Tidepool just did to make it a whole lot easier. Have you ever looked at your device […]
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A doctor’s perspective on Blip

June 20th, 2014 | Saleh Adi
As a Pediatric Endocrinologist who loves numbers and fine-tuning insulin pump settings for young children, I could not be more excited to see Blip become a reality.  I spend most of my time in clinic (The Madison Clinic for Pediatric Diabetes at UCSF) seeing children of all ages who have type 1 diabetes.  Most of […]
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Blip Pilot Study at UCSF Has Begun!

June 6th, 2014 | Howard Look
Wow! The Blip Pilot Study has officially begun! Before you read any further, please watch this video. That’s Blip. It’s our first app, and UCSF is now recruiting 32 pediatric and 16 adult patients that will put it through its paces in a real life clinical and home settings. So you’ll have to excuse us… […]
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Our first outside contribution!

February 18th, 2014 | Kent Quirk
One of the milestones in any open source project is when someone from outside the project makes a contribution. Today that happened for us. An open source developer made a small but useful change to one of our projects, submitted it as a pull request, and it was accepted and merged into our master branch. […]
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A look under the hood

June 14th, 2013 | Howard Look

We've got a new white paper on our site. It's our technical vision for Tidepool, describing what we are doing to get out from under the current, proprietary information architecture and closed device software currently being used to manage diabetes.

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