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Natural sense of touch restored with bionic hand - tech - 05 February 2014 - New Scientist

Natural sense of touch restored with bionic hand - tech - 05 February 2014 - New Scientist | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Prosthetic hands that feed signals directly into the nervous system could soon let people who have lost an arm reconnect with the world through touch
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This tiny device sends irregular heart rate data to your doctor (Wired UK)

This tiny device sends irregular heart rate data to your doctor (Wired UK) | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
A UK cardiologist has become the first in the country to implant a hairpin-thin wireless heart monitor that routinely updates doctors on a patient's status
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Next for health tech? A smart toothbrush that connects to your phone (Wired UK)

Next for health tech? A smart toothbrush that connects to your phone (Wired UK) | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
The Kolibree smart electric toothbrush connects to your phone via Bluetooth and tracks your brushing with an app
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Google developing 'smart' contact lens to monitor blood sugar levels for diabetics (Wired UK)

Google developing 'smart' contact lens to monitor blood sugar levels for diabetics (Wired UK) | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Search and advertising giant Google is developing a "smart" contact lens that monitors blood sugar levels for diabetes sufferers
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World's First Sprout-Powered Battery Just Lit Up a Christmas Tree [VIDEO]

World's First Sprout-Powered Battery Just Lit Up a Christmas Tree [VIDEO] | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Some 1,000 brussels sprouts are being used to light 100 LEDs on an 8-foot Christmas tree.
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Take two apps three times a day

Take two apps three times a day | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
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Will technology solve the worl'ds health problems... or at least cut waiting times at the GPs?

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A Surgeon's Review Of Google Glass In The Operating Room

A Surgeon's Review Of Google Glass In The Operating Room | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Dr. Pierre Theodore of UC San Francisco has completed a three-month trial using Google Glass during surgery.
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Amazon Reportedly Eyeing Up London Underground Ticket Offices As Delivery Drop-Off Points | TechCrunch

Amazon Reportedly Eyeing Up London Underground Ticket Offices As Delivery Drop-Off Points | TechCrunch | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
London's mayor is planning to close almost all the ticket offices on the London Underground transport network by 2015, with the loss of around 750 jobs...
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Moscow Offers Free Subway Rides... In Exchange For Squats

Moscow Offers Free Subway Rides... In Exchange For Squats | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Passengers on the Moscow metro puffed and sweated for a free ride on Friday after Olympic officials unveiled a machine that issues a free ticket as a reward for performing 30 squats.By setting the somewhat embarrassing challenge with a time limit...
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Russia is trying to integrate the Olympic spirit into everyday life...through interesting challenges

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Google brings search outdoors in London pilot | Advertising news | Campaign

Google brings search outdoors in London pilot | Advertising news | Campaign | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Google brings search outdoors in London pilot. Campaign, first for advertising & creative news
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Biohacker Implants Smartphone-Sized Sensor Into His Arm

Biohacker Implants Smartphone-Sized Sensor Into His Arm | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Biohacker Tim Cannon, the so-called “DIY Cyborg," implanted a Circadia 1.0 computer chip the size of a smartphone under the skin of his forearm.
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Tesco to scan customers' faces in ad-targeting scheme | Marketing Magazine

Tesco to scan customers' faces in ad-targeting scheme | Marketing Magazine | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Tesco to scan customers' faces in ad-targeting scheme, Tesco is set to install hundreds of screens that will scan people's faces as they queue at tills, which will determine their age and gender, to deliver tailored ads.
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Risky business: ensuring social-media content success | Advertising news | Campaign

Risky business: ensuring social-media content success | Advertising news | Campaign | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Risky business: ensuring social-media content success. Campaign, first for advertising & creative news
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Thoughts on social in difficult areas, including pharma

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FDA Approves Pill-Sized Camera to Let Doctors See Your Insides

FDA Approves Pill-Sized Camera to Let Doctors See Your Insides | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
A pill-sized camera has been approved for use by the FDA as an alternative for patients who are unable to have a complete colonoscopy.
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Belfast medics develop X-ray app

Belfast medics develop X-ray app | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
A group of medical consultants in Belfast join IT specialists to develop a mobile app designed to help doctors interpret X-rays.
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The world's first medical training app

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Scientists Pinpoint The Age At Which Our Earliest Memories Fade

Scientists Pinpoint The Age At Which Our Earliest Memories Fade | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
By very virtue of being human, everyone has experienced infancy and toddlerhood. So why can most adults not remember anything that happened before the age of 3?
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Google Buys Artificial Intelligence Firm DeepMind for $400 Million, Report Says

Google Buys Artificial Intelligence Firm DeepMind for $400 Million, Report Says | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
According to a new report, Google has acquired London artificial intelligence firm DeepMind for $400 million.
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Mistletoe Drone Delivers High Flying Romance [VIDEO]

Mistletoe Drone Delivers High Flying Romance [VIDEO] | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Two friends decided to deliver some holiday romance to unsuspecting couples. And their method of choice? A high-flying, tinsel-covered drone.
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Virgin Galactic Now Accepting Bitcoins for Space Travel

Virgin Galactic Now Accepting Bitcoins for Space Travel | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Virgin Galactic is now accepting bitcoins.
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Virtual currency for space travel, could it get more space age?

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London-based Proteus Digital Health wants to put Bluetooth in your medicine (Wired UK)

London-based Proteus Digital Health wants to put Bluetooth in your medicine (Wired UK) | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
Proteus is building silicon, copper and magnesium chips of about 1mm squared that can be inserted into tablets -- these report via Bluetooth when a pill's been taken
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Bill Gates Believes Human Health Is More Important Than Tech

Bill Gates Believes Human Health Is More Important Than Tech | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
In a recent interview, former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates explained why he believes human health is far more important than technology.
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GSK Install a Giant Green Inhaler in Victoria Station

GSK Install a Giant Green Inhaler in Victoria Station | Pharma Plus | Scoop.it
CorpComms - News - 2869 Gsk In Sustainable Inhaler Push: the only monthly magazine for the in-house corporate communicator, offering advice on all their career challenges
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Infographic: The Royal Christening and the influence of digital on new parents | Marketing Magazine

Infographic: The Royal Christening and the influence of digital on new parents, In light of today's Royal Christening, new research looks at the role of digital in the lives of new parents.
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The influence of digital on new parents- interesting stats including -- mums are 20% more likely to use social media than the rest of the population

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