Brain-Computer Interface Restores Touch [video]

Brain-Computer Interface Restores Touch [video]

Researchers at Battelle and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center published a study that documented a brain-computer interface (BCI) breakthrough. We’ve written about BCI multiple in multiple articles. Most of the research with BCI centers on training...
Woven T-Shirt Sensors Monitor Vital Signs

Woven T-Shirt Sensors Monitor Vital Signs

Smart fabrics may change the way we dress. In the future, apparel manufacturers may be able to incorporate any digital health wearable function in their garments (with the possible exception of displays). Smart fabric is a familiar topic. We wrote about work at The...
Smart Patch May Reduce Diabetes Risk

Smart Patch May Reduce Diabetes Risk

It may seem that all health and medical tech R&D in the world right now is focused on COVID-19, but groups dedicated to other specific diseases and medical conditions are still hard at work. Major chronic diseases threaten the health, quality of life, and finances...
Curvy Smartwatch Has No Buttons [video]

Curvy Smartwatch Has No Buttons [video]

Wrist-worn devices including smartwatches and wristbands continue to lead the wearables market. According to the latest IDC Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker report for the last quarter of 2019, Huami, the Chinese wearable company that makes the Mi Band for...
AI-Powered Brain Tumor Scans May Reduce Biopsies

AI-Powered Brain Tumor Scans May Reduce Biopsies

The list of artificial intelligence-powered medical diagnostic applications keeps growing, particularly for cancer-related applications. We already wrote about work on AI-assisted diagnosis for prostate cancer at Radboud University Medical Center in the Netherlands,...