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Kinsa’s Smart Thermometer Gets A Sesame Street Makeover

07/20/2016, Trying to get the temperature of your kid but they won’t sit still? Chances are this is something all parents have experienced, which is where smart thermometers like Withings’ Thermo can come in handy as it isn’t as invasive as traditional...

Smart Stitches Could Help Monitor The Healing Progress Of Wounds

07/20/2016, If you’ve ever gotten a stitch, you know that usually doctors ask you to check back with them a few days or a week later just to see the progress of the healing, and whether or not the wound is healing nicely, or whether it could be infected and might...

Heart Rate Monitoring Rumored To Be A Nintendo NX Feature

07/19/2016, Details of the Nintendo NX are scarce and pretty much everything we know about the console is based on rumors, speculation, or patent filings, none of which provide guarantees in terms of features. The most recent rumor comes from the Chinese Commercial...

Withings Thermo Smart Thermometer Is Now Available

07/19/2016, Earlier this year during CES 2016, Withings unveiled the Thermo. This is a smart thermometer with built-in WiFi that basically takes your regular thermometer and gives it additional features and capabilities. For those wondering when it will be available...

Apparently Playing Pokemon GO Is Beneficial For Your Mental Health

07/13/2016, Some argue that playing too much video games is bad for your health. We suppose we can understand where they come from as video games can cause us to veg out on our couches or chairs for extended periods of time, and let’s not forget the strain that...

Microsoft Will Be Shutting Xbox Fitness Down

06/27/2016, In case you didn’t know, Microsoft had a feature for the Xbox called Xbox Fitness. Basically it was meant to provide gamers on the Xbox a way to work out, and in some cases it took advantage of the Kinect to track your progress/form. It even came with...

Drones Used To Deliver Abortion Pills In Northern Ireland

06/22/2016, Unlike planes or cars which are easier to detect and stop, drones are great if you’re looking to do something stealthy. For example (while not exactly drones) we’ve seen how some South Koreans have managed to float USB sticks and DVDs to North Korea,...

The BioRing Is A Health Tracker For Your Finger

06/20/2016, The majority of fitness and health related trackers we’ve seen so far are worn either on your wrist, or in some cases, worn strapped across your chest. However if neither of those options are to your liking, you might be interested to learn that there...

Google Can Now Diagnose Your Medical Symptoms Online

06/20/2016, Say one day you’re bathing and you notice a lump on your neck. It could really be anything ranging from a regular pimple, a cyst, or something more worrying like a tumor, so the question is is it serious enough to warrant a trip to the doctor? Sure, you...

iOS 10’s Clock App Comes With A Sleep Analysis Feature

06/14/2016, It goes without saying that sleep is important. Not only does it allow our body to rest, it lets our body heal itself, and it can also help us figure out problems in our subconscious. Now there are several ways to keep track of your sleep, whether it be...

Lenovo Unveils Smart Shoe That Tracks Your Fitness

06/10/2016, It seems that Lenovo is not content with just making smartphones, smartwatches, tablets, and computers. It looks like the company is now looking towards fitness and health-related products because at Lenovo’s Tech World event, the company took the wraps...

Deus Ex Inspired Prosthetics Will Be Launched Next Year

06/09/2016, It seems that we are slowly inching towards a future where cyborgs – part human, part machine – will become a reality. Just last month we reported how the bionic arm from Metal Gear Solid V inspired an actual prosthetic arm that looked and...

Withings Launches A New Smart & Connected Weighing Scale

06/09/2016, Just because you aren’t fat doesn’t mean that you are healthy, just like how some athletes weigh a lot but are considered healthy because they have a low body fat percentage. Basically there’s more to indicate one’s health than just by weight,...

Gear Fit2 Review: Hands-On

06/03/2016, With Gear Fit2, Samsung is releasing a follow-up product that largely improves upon its predecessor and aims to compete fiercely with high profile products from Microsoft and Fitbit. The Gear Fit2 refines the user experience with a much better design,...