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Future of prosthetics: Bionic hand lets you feel what you are holding

November 6, 2014 Leave a comment

This bionic hand allows the user to be able to hold objects and feel what the object is, in real-time. It has allowed its wearer to feel things in a ‘natural’ way as it combines man and machine.

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Google X cancer pill has 100 researchers and “years to go, not decades”

November 5, 2014 Leave a comment

Andrew Conrad, the Google X researcher heading up the company’s recently-announced ingestible-wearable sensor platform, has shared a good deal more information about the project in an interview with BackChannel. He said he believes the project is only a few years away from viability.

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Artificial Intelligence Outperforms Average Japanese High School Senior in English

November 5, 2014 Leave a comment

Artificial intelligence in Japan is getting closer to entering college. An AI software system scored higher on the English section of Japan’s standardized college entrance test than the average Japanese high school senior recently, the development team said.

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Early Human Anti-Aging Trials Called ‘Promising’

November 5, 2014 Leave a comment

Scientists from Harvard and the University of New South Wales in Australia say they have discovered how to reverse the ageing process. The research has focused on mice, but early clinical trials have also been conducted on humans.

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Jonathan Rothberg’s New Startup Raises $100 Million for Chip-based Ultrasound

November 3, 2014 Leave a comment

A scanner the size of an iPhone that you could hold up to a person’s chest and see a vivid, moving, 3-D image of what’s inside is being developed by entrepreneur Jonathan Rothberg.

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Google[x] Reveals Nano Pill To Seek Out Cancerous Cells

October 29, 2014 Leave a comment

Detecting cancer could be as easy as popping a pill in the near future.

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Telemedicine Market Set To Explode

October 28, 2014 Leave a comment

Over the next five years, experts expect the global market for telemedicine technology to grow to over $43 billion. “Global Markets for Telemedicine Technolgies,” a BCC Research report, estimates the global market for telemedicine technology will grow to $43 billion by 2019.

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