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Nanobot Micromotors Can Deliver Payload In Living Creatures

01/21/2015, It looks as though a world’s first has been achieved by researchers over at the University of California, San Diego. We are looking at artificial, microscopic machines which have the ability to travel within a living creature, and the function of these...

Tongue Mapping Could Help Deaf “Hear”

01/19/2015, The blind are able to “read” thanks to an innovative system which was developed by Louis Braille all those years ago, and his system has remained largely in place even until now so that the visually impaired will be able to escape and lose themselves...

Playing Rock Band With Others Could Increase Empathy Levels

01/18/2015, It seems that the world does not have that much empathy to go around these days, and the question that begs to be asked is this – is there a solution to this dilemma? It seems that the journal Current Biology has published a story on how to solve...

Pacif-i Smart Pacifier

01/12/2015, Just when you thought that you would like to insulate your newborn from the world of consumer electronics, along comes something that is known as the Pacif-i. This happens to be a world’s first, or at least it is touted to be so by the manufacturer of...

Neuroprosthetics Could Help The Paralyzed Walk Again

01/11/2015, In the near future, doctors might be able to say with full conviction and confidence to paralyzed patients, “Get up, pick up your bed, and go home. After you settle the bill, that is.” Why do we say so? Aren’t paralyzed patients going to remain that...

VivaLnk Unveils eSkin Thermometer Wearable

01/09/2015, Last year VivaLnk unveiled a digital tattoo in which users would be able to unlock their Moto X handset with. Safe to say that company’s technology has a lot of potential and during CES 2015, the company took the wraps off an eSkin Thermometer. The...

Kolibree Connected Electrical Toothbrush with 3D Motion Sensors

01/06/2015, Kolibree made quite an impression last year at CES when the company showed its connected electrical toothbrush prototype. Today, Kolibree is a product ready to ship and we can see how the real time feedback works on the paired smartphone or tablet....

Siemens Unveils Smart Hearing Aids

01/06/2015, [CES 2015] Hearing aids aren’t exactly a new piece of technology and have been around for quite a while now. However over the years thanks to the breakthroughs in technology, companies have been able to create more sophisticated and more advanced...

New Ebola Suit By Johns Hopkins University

12/22/2014, The battle against ebola is a long one, and there have been casualties on the side of the light. Doctors, nurses, soldiers, and other first responders who are doing their utmost back to stem the tide of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa happen to wear...

Man Controls Two Bionic Arms With The Power Of Thought

12/18/2014, It was just yesterday that we talked about a mind-controlled bionic hand, and here we are with double the technology. This is also a DARPA-funded robotic limb which can be controlled through the power of thoughts alone, although we would be dealing with...

Researchers Use Electromagnetic Waves To Manage Diabetes

12/17/2014, For those who suffer from type 1 diabetes, a regular injection of insulin is required in order for them to remain functional throughout the day. While this has been the way type 1 diabetes sufferers have been managing their illness, the method can be a...