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Metaltech Anti-Terrorist Assault Cart

02/17/2010, The Metaltech Anti-Terrorist Assault Cart looks like one tough cookie, where it was built to withstand grenade attacks, although we’re not too sure why would anyone lob a grenade on a golf course (which is another question altogether) due to the...

Toshiba headphones have brain-wave sensor

02/17/2010, Toshiba has come up with a pair of headphones which hold a brain-wave sensor within, being specially designed for consumer use. You get an integrated Bluetooth chipset within, allowing the headphones to hook up to a Bluetooth-enabled computer thanks to...

Prosthetic foot recycles energy

02/17/2010, Steven H. Collins (Department of Bio-mechanical Engineering, Delft University of Technology) and Arthur D. Kuo (Departments of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan) have come up with a brand new artificial foot which is capable of...

3M Littmann Bluetooth Stethoscope

02/08/2010, We are pretty surprised that it took this long for a stethoscope to go the way of hands-free headsets, picking up Bluetooth technology in the process. 3M ensures this happens by working with Zargis Medical, where their partnership resulted in the 3M...

Pregnancy simulator to prepare future nurses

02/05/2010, Giving birth can be a very messy affair instead of the 10-second births that you witness on TV shows and movies all the time. In order to ensure maximum survivability for both mother and child, having a well trained nurse by her side is definitely a huge...

Toshiba Viamo portable ultrasound device

02/05/2010, Touchscreen capability is all the rage these days, and Toshiba knows that, hence their Viamo portable ultrasound convertible touchscreen device which is touted to offer a similar image quality as that of premium cart systems. The whole works will include...

SoundBite system helps with your hearing

02/01/2010, We will never look at the term “sound bytes” the same way ever again as the SoundBite system turns it literal – this unique hearing system will help transmit audio to the inner ear through teeth, thanks to a tiny unit that is worn behind...

Withings scale gets minor update

01/29/2010, The Withings scale certainly brings a whole new dimension to your home as you see how much weight you have gained/lost each day, alongside essential details such as BMI among others, but now it comes with an update that integrates Google Health for better...

Aerotel GeoSKeeper system

01/22/2010, Keeping track of the elderly, especially those who are hit with memory ailments can be a rather tricky job, but good thing the Aerotel GeoSKeeper system works by helping you keep tabs on the wearer’s location. It comes in a wrist-worn form factor,...

Portable Mini Yellow Green Medicine Box Timer

01/21/2010, As one gets older, the body starts to suffer the ravages of time, and having the right pills and medicine on time is always crucial to prolong your time here on earth. Some people use pillboxes with days stamped on the front, but for others that...

Wearable health monitoring sensor

01/19/2010, WIN Human Recorder Co. Ltd. of Japan has rolled out a brand new health monitoring service which utilizes a sensor network to function. The user will need to wear a small, portable sensor that is attached to the body, where details of its readings can be...

Wellcore Stylish Mobile Personal Emergency Response System

01/06/2010, [CES 2010] Wellcore, a Silicon Valley-based startup, launched its new Mobile Personal Emergency Response System (M-PERS) with motion detection and advanced pattern recognition, the company claims that its patent-pending technology can distinguish falls...

Gravida Nurse Prenatal Education Device

12/28/2009, Guess reading books to gain knowledge isn’t the only way to go these days – there is, after all, the Internet. The Gravida Nurse Prenatal Education Device takes things one step further as it features a touchscreen display that shows off...

Color-changing contact lenses for diabetics

12/24/2009, A bunch of boffins from the University of Western Ontario are closer to developing color-changing contact lenses that will target diabetics after receiving more than 200 grand from the Canada Foundation for Innovation in order to further develop the...