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Heavy Smartphone Usage Could Cause Children To Go Cross-Eyed

04/22/2016, There are various superstitious beliefs around the world, like how you shouldn’t walk under a ladder, or how you should not wear black during Chinese New Year, or how if you point at the moon, your ear will get cut, and etc. But have you heard about how...

This Billboard In Brazil Can Attract And Kill Mosquitos

04/21/2016, The Zika virus is a problem and over in Brazil, it seems that agencies Posterscope and NBS have come up with a creative solution: a billboard that will be able to attract and kill mosquitos that could potentially carry the disease. So how does this work?...

IMAX Will Soon Start Hosting Indoor Cycling Sessions

04/19/2016, Have you ever attended a cycling class at your gym? Some of you guys might know it as a spin class or RPM class, but basically it involves a stationary bike and an instructor who will tell you how fast to go and when to increase/decrease the resistance....

Amazon Echo Will Answer Questions On Your Kid’s Health

04/17/2016, Amazon’s Echo speakers which might have looked like a pair of ordinary speakers has gained some pretty useful functionality since its launch, thanks to its built-in voice assistant Alexa which will be able to answer questions users pose to it, and to a...

Smart ‘Scalpel’ Could Make Brain Tumor Surgery Safer

04/17/2016, The brain is a delicate organ which means that during brain surgery, one wrong move could end in disastrous results. However a scientist by the name of David Oliva Uribe has recently developed what he is calling a smart ‘scalpel’ that could make...

Sprimo Is An Air Purifier That Can Tell You What’s In The Air

04/13/2016, The goal of air purifiers is as the name implies, to purify the air around you. If you live in a particularly busy city that’s full of cars and pollutants, then an air purifier might come in handy, or if you’re particularly sensitive and allergic to...

Higher Mouse Sensitivity Could Lead To RSI

04/12/2016, A lot of gaming accessory companies have been advertising gaming mice with extremely high sensitivities. In fact if anything, the sensitivities in these mice seem to be increasing with every new version that is released, but apparently if you are...

US Military Developing Vaccine That Can Adapt To New Viruses

04/11/2016, There are vaccines for all kinds of diseases. For example when traveling to certain parts of the world, it is a requirement for you to get vaccinated against certain types of diseases. However these vaccines are usually disease-specific, meaning that if...

Amazon’s Alexa Now Integrated With Fitbit Support

03/18/2016, If you use a Fitbit to track your daily activities and workouts, you’re probably more than familiar with its companion app that will display all of your stats. However if you’re too lazy to check the app and want your stats read out to you, you might...

3D Printing Saved A Baby’s Life In China

03/18/2016, Sure, 3D printing could be used to create arts and crafts that you could go on to sell, but the technology is more than that. For example we’ve seen how it could be used to print bone, and just last month we reported that surgeons have successfully...

Hospital To Livestream A Cancer Operation In Virtual Reality

03/16/2016, Livestreaming in virtual reality isn’t new. In fact if anything, Samsung already did that when they launched their Galaxy S7 handsets in which one of the livestream options was to watch it in virtual reality. Now if you’re curious about what goes on...

AliveCor’s Apple Watch Band Can Warn Users Of A Stroke

03/16/2016, A couple of days ago we reported that thanks to the Apple Watch’s built-in heart rate monitor, it managed to alert its wearer, a 62-year old man, that he was having a possible heart attack. The early detection allowed doctors to operate on him before it...

Apple Watch Alerted 62-Year Old Man Of A Impending Heart Attack

03/14/2016, The Apple Watch has a built-in heart rate monitor that will measure the wearer’s heart rate. In the past we have seen how the wearables like the Apple Watch have saved lives where an abnormal heart rate allows users to seek help immediately before...

Samsung Could Embed Lasers In Phones To Monitor Health Vitals

03/14/2016, Right now there are fitness trackers capable of tracking your vitals such as your heart rate. However pretty much all of these trackers use a laser system to help scan for your heart rate. Some argue that it isn’t as accurate compared to other heart...