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Spermbots Will Help Improve Fertility In Men

01/15/2016, Just last week we reported that an inventor came up with a switch that allowed men to switch on or off their sperm, which was basically designed as a new method of contraception. However if you’re a man looking to procreate and the last thing you want...

Researchers Develop Prototype Braille E-Reader Device

01/15/2016, Many of us probably take our sight for granted. We can read books, watch movies, surf the web, all without having to give a second thought. Those who are blind don’t have such luxury and have to rely on braille, meaning that unless there is a braille...

GyroGlove Helps Reduce Hand Tremors In Parkinson’s Patients

01/14/2016, If you have heard anything about Parkinson’s disease, you know that one of the things that it affects is your muscles, making people who suffer from it experience involuntary tremors. This can be extremely difficult to live with since feeding yourself,...

Ubergizmo’s Best of CES 2016

01/11/2016, And it’s a wrap! CES 2016 is over. The 49th CES has brought more attendees and attention than ever. With 170k attendees (50k from abroad) and 6000 journalists and analysts, this was the largest CES ever. It is simply impossible to see everything, but we...

Sensor Developed That Might Be Able To Detect Cancer From Breath

01/11/2016, Want to know if that lump on your neck is a benign cyst or something more ominous, like cancer? Want to know if that mole is simply a mole or maybe a sign of cancer? There are plenty of tests that you can take, but they can take a while and they are also...

Invention Lets Men Turn Their Sperm On/Off With A Flick Of A Switch

01/07/2016, When it comes to male contraception, you have more traditional products like condoms. Alternatively, there is always the option to go for a vasectomy, but for men who’d rather not wear condoms or want something less permanent like a vasectomy, you could...

First Response Tells You If You’re Pregnant Via Bluetooth

01/07/2016, [CES 2016] Some couples seem to have babies all too easily, while others who try and try and continue trying seem to have luck desert them – it is all very difficult to tell. However, when it comes to seeing whether your other half is pregnant or...

Nima Will Test For Gluten In Foods In Under 2 Minutes

01/06/2016, Nowadays there seems to be a greater emphasis placed on food that is gluten-free, with restaurants offering up food that is gluten-free, or in some cases entire cafes that dedicate themselves to a gluten-free menu. That being said not everyone is so...

iDerma Provides Facial Relief At Home

01/06/2016, [CES 2016] No, Facehuggers from the Alien franchise have not been modernized to end up with some sort of plastic looking carapace on the outside, minus the legs and flailing tail, and definitely no acid is involved here. Rather, what you see covering the...

Withings Unveils New Thermo Thermometer

01/04/2016, [CES 2016] Thermometers for the home aren’t new and come in handy if you want to see if your child or loved one is sick, or if you are developing a fever. There are several different options in the market right now, but for those who are looking for a...

Kolibree Connected Toothbrush Gets New Games And Products

01/04/2016, Kolibree showed off the “world’s first” connected electric toothbrush at the Consumer Electronics Show last year, Popular Science chose it as a Top 12 Heath Innovation of 2015, and now the company is embracing 2016 by introducing new...

Woman’s Body Brews Alcohol, DUI Charges Against Her Dismissed

01/03/2016, Ever been pulled over for driving under the influence, blown into a breathalyzer and found that your blood alcohol content was pretty high? The only obvious explanation would be that you have been drinking, thus the high levels of alcohol in your system,...

Google Cardboard Helped Doctors Save A Life

12/29/2015, Who would have thought that Google Cardboard would come in handy to save a life, knowing that it has been used to start a new life as well earlier this year as a man proposed to his girlfriend via Google Cardboard? Four-month-old Teegan Lexcen, who was...

Company Claims To Have Developed 3D Printed Liver Tissue

12/27/2015, 3D printing in the medical industry isn’t new. We’ve seen companies 3D print prosthetics and even bones, but now a company in India has claimed to have developed 3D printable liver tissue, which they are hoping that one day will be usable for...