Video: Optimal iOS settings

Please click the image to the left to start the video. Users need to grant Beiwe permissions to send notifications and access their location for the application to work properly. They will be prompted to give the app permission to send notifications when they register. They will also be asked for access to location, when […]

How to Update the Beiwe Apps

The Beiwe apps are updated whenever there is a new feature or bug fix. Below is information on how to update the apps on both Android and iOS phones. Android When there is a new update for Android, it will be the standard release on and on the Google Play Store. If you have […]

Video: Halt Data Collection Feature

We have recently released a new halt data collection feature. Using this feature, a researcher can unregister a phone from inside the web interface on, and that will block the participant’s phone from uploading any further data. The phone might continue to collect data if the participant hasn’t uninstalled the app, but it would […]

Video: How to access iOS surveys

Please click the image to the left to start the video. To access a survey in Beiwe, you must click directly on the notification rather than opening the application. Once you click on the notification it will take you to the app home screen where your survey will be available. 

Beiwe Case Study Q&A: Panda Nikhil MD MPH of Ariadne Labs

Can you give a brief description of your medical practice and research? I am currently a general surgery resident and cardiothoracic surgery fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. My training path is focused on general thoracic surgery, a field that provides surgical care to patients with both benign and malignant diseases of the lungs, […]

Video: How to Download Beiwe on Android Phones

Please click the image to the left to start the video. To install Beiwe and register on an Android phone open a mobile browser on the smartphone and navigate to: Opening this URL on an Android smartphone will cause the app to automatically download to the phone. Open Beiwe.apk in the “Downloads” or “Files” […]

Beiwe Service Center Overview

Beiwe Service Center (BSC) studies are run on the Onnela Lab production instance of Beiwe. This includes the latest version of the software and the Onnela Lab Amazon Web Services (AWS) server. To start a BSC study, the first step is getting your cost estimate. BSC pricing is based on three variables: How many study […]