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ReSound LiNX Is The First “Made For iPhone” Hearing Aid

02/24/2014, When it comes to choosing a smartphone for ourselves, we think about its specs, its look, its price, and so on. However for the disabled, they need to factor in whether the phone or the platform has accessibility features catered to them, like a...

The Walk App Makes Exercising Enjoyable By Telling You A Story

02/24/2014, Running/walking in place at the treadmill can be a pretty boring affair. In fact the monotony of running/walking is felt by many although admittedly it is a pretty crucial exercise for those looking to build some stamina and stay in shape. That being...

Text Messages Used To Encourage Weight Loss

02/04/2014, Are you looking to lose weight? Being disciplined and being focused helps, but so does having external sources of motivation, and that’s what the city council of Stoke-on-Trent in the UK is trying to do. The council has recently announced a rather novel...

Fitbit Force Users Complain Of Skin Irritation

01/14/2014, Planning on getting one of those fitness bands like the Fitbit Force? Well if you are, here’s something you might want to consider. According to a smattering of reports, it seems that Fitbit Force owners are suffering from a series of rashes on their...

The Lumo Lift Wants To Help Correct Your Posture

01/08/2014, Sitting in the chair or on the couch all day is definitely not conducive to good posture. Sure there are ergonomic chairs but even then those chairs can only do so much as it is really up to us to correct our own posture. But isn’t that what technology...

Georgia Tech Unveils Tongue Driven Wheelchair For The Disabled

11/30/2013, There are those who face extreme disability to the point where they are only able to control their wheelchair by puffing into a straw, also known as sip-and-puff where the user will be able to move and stop their wheelchairs using their breath. However...

Gold’s Gym Issues Receipts In Calories

05/21/2013, How many of you keep track of your old receipts, and are able to pull it out from an organized and filed box somewhere in your home at a moment’s notice, breaking down the receipt according to the specific time and date? Well, not everyone is an...

HAPIfork Starts Crowdfunding On Kickstarter

04/17/2013, We’ve talked about the HAPIfork project during CES 2013, and it seems like it is ready for the next step since its team has started seeking funding through Kickstarter after a rather successful awareness campaign. Hapilabs, the company behind this...

Genetically Modified food linked to tumors [scientific study]

09/19/2012, A team of researchers lead by Gilles-Eric Séralini (University of Caen/France) has secretly (to avoid industry pressure) studied the effects of genetically modified (GM) corn on 200 rats, and the team of scientists have shown that 50%-80% of those rats...