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Kolibree Ara Is The First AI-Powered Toothbrush

01/03/2017, [CES 2017] Kolibree is a brand that some of you guys might have heard of. The company has over the years launched a variety of smart toothbrushes, devices that go beyond just cleaning your teeth thanks to its built-in sensors and accompanying app in which...

Sleep Number 360 Is A Smart Bed That Lets You Sleep Better At Night

01/03/2017, [CES 2017] You know you live in the future where not only are your phones smarter, your watches smarter, and your cars smarter, but your beds are also smarter. Sleep Number has announced a new “smart bed” that they are calling the Sleep Number 360, a...

Bill & Melinda Gates Back Implant To Prevent HIV Infection

01/02/2017, While Bill Gates might be known as being one of Microsoft’s co-founders, over the years he has slowly transitioned away from that image to being that of a humanitarian. Some of his efforts in the past have included solar-powered toilets and a machine...

You Can Now Legally Avoid Work Emails In France On The Weekend

01/02/2017, Everyone knows that weekends are for you to rest. However sometimes depending on the job, more often than not we receive emails on the weekend as well, which some of us feel like we’re obligated to tend to otherwise we could be perceived as being lazy,...

Device Analyzes Your Breath To Check For Diseases

12/29/2016, As it stands the smell of your breath can be quite telling about your health, or at least certain aspects of your health. However in the future, it seems that tests for lung cancer and Parkinson’s disease could be easily determined and detected using...

Drones To Be Used To Deliver Blood In Tanzania

12/29/2016, Given that drones are more nimble than a plane or helicopter in some situations, and aren’t subject to the same traffic congestions that a car or motorbike might face, it is understandable that some have envisioned how drones could potentially be used...

Researchers Use Nanodiscs To Create Customized Cancer Treatments

12/27/2016, When you’re sick and you go to the doctor or purchase over the counter medicine, for the most part they’re quite generalized meaning that they tend to work for almost everyone. However sometimes what works well for someone might not be quite as...

Fitbit Drops Their Lawsuit Against Jawbone

12/26/2016, In the fitness wearables scene, two companies probably come to mind when you think of health trackers: Fitbit and Jawbone. While the latter clearly does not have Fitbit’s market share, Jawbone used to be pretty synonymous with health trackers as well....

Massive Fitbit Charge 2 Update Brings About New Functionality

12/21/2016, If you own the Fitbit Charge 2, you’ll be pleased to learn that Fitbit has announced a massive new update for the wearable. This update will bring about 11 new tracking functions to your device, which essentially breathes new life into it and make it...

Doctors Looking To Crowdfund Apple Watch App That Detects Falls

12/15/2016, One of the chief concerns about the elderly living at home alone is that if they slip and fall, like in the shower, they might be too hurt to get up to call for help. This is the problem that a trauma surgeon and ER doctor are hoping to solve with an app...

Flickering LEDs Could Be Used To Treat Alzheimer’s

12/09/2016, There was an issue many years ago with regards to a certain episode of Pokemon on TV, in which the flashing lights shown in the show was reported to have caused seizures in some children. Basically this seemed to have imparted the idea that staring at...

AIRE Is A Device That Can Tell You Which Food Makes You Bloated

12/08/2016, Have you ever eaten something and felt really bloated afterwards? Unfortunately because the things we eat are usually a combination of many ingredients, sometimes it can be hard to pinpoint exactly what it is that made us feel that way. You could always...

Doctors Can Now Use Magnets To Sift Bacteria From Blood

12/08/2016, Have you ever done those scientific experiments in school where you pour metal filings around an object, and when you place a magnet next to it, the filings get separated from wherever it was? Wouldn’t that be useful if you could do that to the human...

Meizu’s H1 Band Fitness Tracker Will Only Cost You $33

12/06/2016, According to the IDC’s latest figures, Xiaomi is in second place as far as the wearables market is concerned. Xiaomi isn’t exactly known for their wearables, but the affordable price tag on its Mi Band has led to many adopting it, especially since for...