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Camein.com » People-Powered Medical Devices?

Camein.com » People-Powered Medical Devices? | leapmind | Scoop.it

Medical devices seem to get smaller every year. Think of something as simple as a pacemaker or hearing aid. Like their bretheren PCs, these gadgets that help enhance and extend our lives continue to shrink.


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14 Emerging Digital Technologies That Will Change The World

14 Emerging Digital Technologies That Will Change The World | leapmind | Scoop.it
Policy Horizons Canada worked with futurist and data visualizer Michell Zappa of Envisioning to produce a report called MetaScan 3: Emerging Technologies and accompanying infographics.
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Biologist: Space Travelers Can Benefit From Genetic Engineering

Biologist: Space Travelers Can Benefit From Genetic Engineering | leapmind | Scoop.it
NASA's human spaceflight program might take some giant leaps forward if the agency embraces genetics tools and techniques more fully, according to genomics pioneer J. Craig Venter.
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The Next Captain America is YOU

The Next Captain America is YOU | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Giant 3D printer starts spitting out a house - CNET

Giant 3D printer starts spitting out a house - CNET | leapmind | Scoop.it
Forget machine parts and iPhone cases, the Dutch are thinking much bigger by using a 20-foot-tall 3D printer to create whole rooms that can be assembled into unique, customized houses.
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Flowing a drop of salt water over graphene generates electricity (ScienceAlert)

Flowing a drop of salt water over graphene generates electricity (ScienceAlert) | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists have found that dragging small droplets of salt water on strips of graphene generates electricity.
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Google acquires drone startup Titan Aerospace

Google acquires drone startup Titan Aerospace | leapmind | Scoop.it
Facebook was considering purchasing the startup, which builds drones that can stay aloft for years, earlier this year. A purchase price has not been released.
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Coming to Terms With Humanity's Inevitable Union With Machines

Coming to Terms With Humanity's Inevitable Union With Machines | leapmind | Scoop.it
Our robot overlords are already here. We’re just anthropomorphizing our technology in more subtle ways than we’d imagined in the past.
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Supercapacitor-Enhanced Hybrid Storage to Earn Cash for Subways - IEEE Spectrum

Supercapacitor-Enhanced Hybrid Storage to Earn Cash for Subways - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
Philadelphia’s SEPTA subway system sells energy from regenerative braking to balance the grid, a new supercapacitor system could boost efficiency and turn it into a real moneymaker
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Virtual Reality taking hold: 85k Oculus Rift sold

Virtual Reality taking hold: 85k Oculus Rift sold | leapmind | Scoop.it
It would appear that the wearable trend in smart devices is being skipped over by an especially immersive re-birth of a technology of ...
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When the restaurant you Googled Googles you back

When the restaurant you Googled Googles you back | leapmind | Scoop.it
It's not the thought that counts; unexpected in-person customization feels icky.
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Will Musk’s Gigafactory Gamble Pay Off? | MIT Technology Review

Will Musk’s Gigafactory Gamble Pay Off? | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Tesla’s audacious plan to build a giant battery factory may mostly be a clever negotiating tactic.
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Twelve Technologies Taking Us Toward A World Without Money

Twelve Technologies Taking Us Toward A World Without Money | leapmind | Scoop.it
As more and more jobs are shed on a daily basis, it's no wonder why an increasing amount of people are leaning toward the prospect of a moneyless society and resource based economy. Usually, as a g...
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Immune System Boosters for the Elderly, Newborns, and Cancer Patients

Immune System Boosters for the Elderly, Newborns, and Cancer Patients | leapmind | Scoop.it
For all their powers, superheroes aren’t necessarily the healthiest crew. Spider-Man is weakened by a nasty flu the night Green Goblin throws his girlfriend from a bridge.
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33rd Square | Plant-Derived Nanotubes May Have Numerous Uses in Medicine

33rd Square | Plant-Derived Nanotubes May Have Numerous Uses in Medicine | leapmind | Scoop.it
Nanotubes, developed from plant material have been created. The new nanotubes may have applications in medicine, where carbon nanotube use may not be feasible.
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The Neuroscientist Who Wants To Upload Humanity To A Computer

The Neuroscientist Who Wants To Upload Humanity To A Computer | leapmind | Scoop.it
Randal Koene is recruiting top neuroscientists to help him make humans live forever
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How Quantum Batteries Could Become a Technological Sensation:

How Quantum Batteries Could Become a Technological Sensation: | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Vegetables on Mars within ten years?

Vegetables on Mars within ten years? | leapmind | Scoop.it
The soil on Mars may be suitable for cultivating food crops – this is the prognosis of a study by plant ecologist Wieger Wamelink of Wageningen UR.
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Google invents smart contact lens with built-in camera: Superhuman Terminator-like vision here we come | ExtremeTech

Google invents smart contact lens with built-in camera: Superhuman Terminator-like vision here we come | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google has invented a new smart contact lens with an integrated camera.
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A print newspaper generated by robots: Is this the future of media or just a sideshow?

A print newspaper generated by robots: Is this the future of media or just a sideshow? | leapmind | Scoop.it
The Guardian has been experimenting with limited-edition printed newspapers that are produced by algorithms, based on the sharing habits of readers, and is rolling out a new version in the U.S. soon.
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Now it's the middle class's turn to feel the employment earthquake

Now it's the middle class's turn to feel the employment earthquake | leapmind | Scoop.it
Christina Patterson: The brave new digital world is supposed to set us free. But if work is 'shared', not paid, who pays the bills?
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Pay for your groceries with your palm

Pay for your groceries with your palm | leapmind | Scoop.it
Forget fishing through your wallet for your credit cards, this startup company wants you to start purchasing things with your hand.
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Bend It, Charge It, Dunk It: Graphene, the Material of Tomorrow

Bend It, Charge It, Dunk It: Graphene, the Material of Tomorrow | leapmind | Scoop.it
The material has the potential to change the electronics industry, and recently researchers have focused on how to produce it commercially.
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Can We Really Upload Johnny Depp’s Brain?

Can We Really Upload Johnny Depp’s Brain? | leapmind | Scoop.it
When Wally Pfister’s Transcendence is released on April 17, millions of moviegoers will be asking themselves, “Could we really upload Johnny Depp into a computer one day?” In the spirit of "Could Bruce Willis Save the World?
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AI gets its groove back

AI gets its groove back | leapmind | Scoop.it
Thanks to the advent of Big Data, new algorithms and massive, affordable computing power, artificial intelligence is now, finally, on a roll again.
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Welcome to the open source renaissance

Welcome to the open source renaissance | leapmind | Scoop.it
Ever-popular among developers, open source technology has moved away from the fringes of tech right to the center of the enterprise, thanks to its high level of security and agility.
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