Handheld spectral analyzer turns smartphone into diagnostic tool

August 13, 2017 Leave a comment

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed technology that enables a smartphone to perform lab-grade medical diagnostic tests that typically require large, expensive instruments.

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Can a Crowdsourced AI Medical Diagnosis App Outperform Your Doctor?

August 12, 2017 Leave a comment

Shantanu Nundy recognized the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis when his 31-year-old patient suffering from crippling hand pain checked into Mary’s Center in Washington, D.C.

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A gamer found a way to use his Nintendo Switch for VR

July 26, 2017 Leave a comment

Nintendo has been noncommittal when it comes to virtual reality, even though it filed a patent late last year that could turn its Switch console into a VR device. A YouTube blogger decided to take matters into his own hands, and found a way to demonstrate the potential the Switch holds for VR.

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Why Ethereum is outpacing Bitcoin

June 12, 2017 Leave a comment

While Bitcoin is currently trading at close to its all-time high, its dominance in terms of proportion of total cryptocurrency market cap is rapidly decreasing — ground largely given up to Ethereum. This shift is probably being driven by a few factors.

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Four Main Factors That Explain 3,000 Percent Rally of Ethereum in 2017

June 12, 2017 Leave a comment

The Ethereum spring continues. From a unit price of $8.52 in the beginning of the year, Ethereum reached its all-time high this week, topping at an incredible $269.36 per unit. The price is up by over 3,000 percent since January 2017. This week, Ethereum traded at an all-time high of $269.

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Sana’s smart sleep goggles for insomniacs will be out in 2018

May 29, 2017 Leave a comment

These sleep googles by a company called Sana Health cost a lot more than your typical mask, but it promises peaceful sleep 10 minutes after you put them on.

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Garmin’s new 360-degree camera is waterproof and records 3D audio

May 24, 2017 Leave a comment

Garmin is expanding its action camera lineup into the world of 360-degree video. Today the company announced the VIRB 360, a waterproof spherical camera packed with bleeding edge specs.

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