You could say we've spurred a national debate here with the patient-led push for improved diabetes technology. But the term "debate" implies argument, and happily, most people seem to agree that "more is more": the more attention paid to developing better technology, the more often better technology will be developed.

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Check out this blogosphere/media coverage of Adaptive Path's answer to my call for cooler diabetes devices:

TechCrunch

CNet

News nuggets from around the diabetes community

NEWSFLASH: FDA Clears Dexcom Share Direct
Dexcom gets regulatory approval of its 'on-the-go' mobile apps for CGM data-sharing.
State of the Union: It's Time to Cure Diabetes
President launching new precision medicine initiative to better treat, cure diseases like diabetes.
'Robotic Pancreas' Appears On American Idol
Carlos Santana's nephew Adam Lasher shows off Dexcom G4 during live performance.

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Engadget

NPR's Future Tense

MedGadget

JDRF Artificial Pancreas Project

FDA News

+ more to come?

Keep talking, people. It seems we've finally pricked up the consumer design world's ears.

** UPDATE: See a new follow-up blog post today on Adaptive Path's vision of the future.**

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