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ODG unveils enterprise-focused AR smart glasses optimized for ‘hazardous locations’

April 5, 2017 Leave a comment

ODG may already be surfacing its ambitions to put smart glasses on consumers’ faces, but the company has not forgotten about the specific and highly-unique needs of its enterprise customers.

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Scientists Are Developing a Contact Lens That Tells You When You’re Sick

April 4, 2017 Leave a comment

Imagine a biosensing contact lens that can tell when your blood sugar is getting too low, or if there’s something wrong with one of your organs.

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Brain zapping helps US Navy Seals learn faster

April 3, 2017 Leave a comment

The Navy wants soldiers who can concentrate better and learn faster, and it’s looking at a controversial piece of tech to do that: transcranial electrical stimulation.

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Machine learning algorithm can help predict depression based on MRI scans

March 31, 2017 Leave a comment

Depression can be hard to diagnose, let alone to predict in advance. This machine learning system could highlight individuals who may be vulnerable to depression — based only on their MRI scans.

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A Paralyzed Man Was Able Move His Arm With His Brain

March 29, 2017 Leave a comment

Not long ago, Bill Kochevar ate some mashed potatoes — and when he did, the world turned over.

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A.I. Versus M.D.

March 28, 2017 Leave a comment

One evening last November, a fifty-four-year-old woman from the Bronx arrived at the emergency room at Columbia University’s medical center with a grinding headache. Her vision had become blurry, she told the E.R. doctors, and her left hand felt numb and weak.

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Blood test detects cancer and pinpoints location…before symptoms appear

March 27, 2017 Leave a comment

The breakthrough could allow doctors to diagnose specific cancers much earlier, even before signs such as a lump, begin to show.

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One more thing your brain could be useful for : controlling virtual reality

March 26, 2017 Leave a comment

A prototype version of Neurable’s brain-computer interface technology includes a number of dry electrodes placed on the scalp.

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Spinach Leaf Transformed Into Beating Human Heart Tissue

March 26, 2017 Leave a comment

Scientists have found a way to use spinach to build working human heart muscle, potentially solving a long-standing problem in efforts to repair damaged organs.

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Drug ‘reverses’ ageing in animal tests

March 24, 2017 Leave a comment

They have rejuvenated old mice to restore their stamina, coat of fur and even some organ function. The team at Erasmus University Medical Center, in the Netherlands, are planning human trials for what they hope is a treatment for old age.

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