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A newly developed smartphone app has shown promise for determining if a person is suffering from a serious heart attack. A study into the app's accuracy revealed it was almost as effective as a traditional electrocardiogram (ECG) at identifying a serious form of heart attack... Continue Reading Heart attack-detecting smartphone app almost as accurate as an ECG Category: Medical Tags:
the SIN - named by the firm for the 'contemporary urban sprawl of singapore', is a carbon-fibre EV designed primarily for urban transport. The post simplicity is at the heart of biomega’s first electric urban car appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Using data from nearly half a million people, a team of researchers has developed what they are calling a Genomic Risk Score (GRS), which can assess a person's genetic risk factor for developing coronary heart disease. The test will allow doctors to combine a GRS with other risk factors to better target at risk individuals... Continue Reading Adult heart attack risk can be predicted in chi
Researchers at the University of Glasgow have developed a small handheld device that can scan for biomarkers to quickly and easily diagnose people with certain diseases and illnesses. Inspired (as always) by Star Trek's tricorder, the new "multicorder" is designed to help doctors track the presence or progression of an illness from just about anywhere... Continue Reading Portable "tricorde
Could the stethoscope be on its way to becoming a quaint instrument from yesteryear? Well, maybe. German scientists are reporting success in using radar to monitor people's heartbeats – and the technology could allow for more accurate diagnoses of heart maladies... Continue Reading Radar could make for less-biased heart checks Category: Medical Tags: Diagnostic devices
Though the whole point of tiny houses is that everything is smaller, if there's one area that tends to be shrunk down a little too much with most models, it's the living room. The Clover tiny house, by Modern Tiny Living, bucks this trend with a larger than average living room. .. Continue Reading Spacious living room serves as social heart of Clover tiny house Category: Tiny Houses Tag
In this chapter of "Narrative Tactics for Mobile and Social Games: Pocket-Sized Storytelling" author Toiya Kristen Finley, Phd unpacks the narrative design process for games built for mobile devices. ...
There are already plenty of smartwatches that allow fitness-conscious users to monitor their heart rate. The iBeat Heart Watch also tracks heart rates, but it can additionally summon help if it detects that something is wrong... Continue Reading iBeat smartwatch is ready to call for heart help Category: Wearables Tags: Heart attack Heart Rate Monitor Smartwat
The owners of the Vinylicious record store in Singapore have been listening to customers complain about the shortcomings of turntables for a number of years and recently decided it was time these niggles were addressed. Their answer is the Zephyr Apollo, a belt-drive turntable with a linear tracking tonearm, touchscreen control, the ability to skip tracks and the chance to use a smartphone
A new study from a team of scientists in Germany has revealed a previously undiscovered mechanism showing how caffeine can trigger the repair of heart muscles. The research, at this stage only involving mouse experiments, lends a newfound causal weight to the growing body of observational evidence suggesting caffeine has beneficial health effects... Continue Reading Mechanism uncovered exp is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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