Autism glass

Autism glass Autistic children usually struggle with making eye contact with other people and have trouble recognising emotions and social cues. Google Glass emotion recognition software which was designed by Standford U...
Breathe easy

Breathe easy

Breathe easy Powered by Apple’s ResearchKit, a team at Icahn School of Medicine (US) have developed an app that not only helps those with asthma to learn more about condition but also collects valuable data for medical...
Venus Flu Trap

Venus Flu Trap

Venus Flu Trap A team of researchers from the University of Manchester (UK) have developed a fabric coating for masks and air filters that can isolate viral particles that cause influenza (flu). This technology imitates ...
An Apple A Day Keeps The Doctor Away

An Apple A Day Keeps The Doctor Away

An Apple A Day Keeps The Doctor Away CareKit is a new software framework by Apple that helps developers make apps to help users manage medical conditions. The information shared on the framework, such as symptoms and med...
Modified Maggots

Modified Maggots

Modified Maggots  Researchers from North Carolina State University (NCSU) have genetically modified maggots to help heal wounds. Maggots are already in use for medical purposes. They eat dead tissues and secrete anti-mi...
Calorie Counting Clothing

Calorie Counting Clothing

Calorie Counting Clothing The MyZone pulse-tracking T-shirt works via electrodes embedded through the shirt and connects with a clip-on sensor. This compression top, along with the sensor, measures the heart rate and the...
Keeping Tots Safe

Keeping Tots Safe

The SAFE Kids Paxie Band has been created to give parents peace of mind while their kids explore the world around them. These bracelets have GPS connectivity which allows parents to track their kids’ locations as well ...
Golf & gym gear

Golf and Gym Gear

C-Lab (Samsung’s Creative Lab) is working on the IOFIT fitness and golf shoes. The shoes are designed for coaches and individuals who want to note their step count, duration and distance. Motion and pressure sensors me...
Genetic Disease Detector

Genetic Disease Detector

Felda Wellness Cooperation (FWC) has invented ‘IntelliGene’ which is a form of new technology that helps patients access their health records via DNA and blood samples. FWC’s Chief Executive Officer, Mohd Nasir Sha...
Futuristic Heart Fixing

Futuristic Heart Fixing

Harvard Medical School’s (Boston, USA) chief of minimally invasive surgical services, Daniel Jones, says that the 3D jet printer will change how doctors communicate with patients as well as how they plan and perform su...