'Tattletale pills and bottles'

The CNN.com headline does make you want to reach for your favorite pain reliever, but it’s actually a deft roundup of technologies that make sure you take your meds.  Proteus Biomedical (with their $24 million Novartis investment) and their pill sensors/skin patch system are publicly stating an on-market date of late 2011;  MicroCHIPS and their implanted drug delivery/wireless devices, the Philips iPill and Vitality GlowCaps flashing light and musical reminder system.  CNN.com article.