Robot baby

Robot Baby

As a result of plummeting birth rates, Toyota Motor Corp has revealed a doe-eyed, palm-sized robot that’s designed to be a synthetic baby companion for childless women in Japan. The robot, called Kirobo Mini, is design...
Wearable for autistic adults

Wearable for autistic adults

Human Computer Interaction specialists at Lancaster University, UK, have worked with adults diagnosed with autism, to create a personalised prototype wristband device called Snap. Snap enables wearers to capture data whe...
Fun with food

Fun with food

The Sage Project is a new online platform that reimagines food data for the Internet age. Sam Slover, co-founder of the Sage Project, states that his vision if of an interactive web app that could turn the traditional fo...
improving-fertility

Improving fertility

Ava is a new fertility tracking bracelet that identifies an average of 5.3 fertile days per cycle by gathering millions of data points, via reading the user’s body cues. It is believed that this type of tracking will h...

Brain games to lower risk of Alzheimer?

Results from a new analysis based on Dr John King’s published study in 2014, the Advanced Cognitive Training for Independent and Vital Elderly (ACTIVE), has shown that playing a brain training game may reduce the risk ...
Sense

Sleep Soundly

Good health and a clear mind are two of the best benefits of having sufficient sleep. Sense by Hello, improves and controls sleep quality by allowing users to monitor and analyse their personal sleep cycle and functions....
Sunscreenr

Calling All Sun Lovers

Sunscreenr is a waterproof, durable and ultra-portable viewer that shows sunscreen coverage and protection. This lets users know when and where to reapply after swimming, sweating or towelling-off. Sunscreenr helps to ke...
SenseON

Monitor Your Heart Right

SenseON by CardioCycle is a water resistant, rechargeable wearable device that tracks the heart rate, physical activity, and other vital bio signals during activity, rest, recovery, and sleep. It is worn on the left side...

Super Smart Thermometer

A highly hygienic, less complicated and reliable thermometer is coming your way in the near future. Withings Thermo has recently come up with a thermometer that’s made to read temperatures instantaneously using infrare...