Emily Jackson

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Emojis Will Have Exciting New Roles for Women

The emojiverse just keeps on growing. This time, though, the focus is on giving women more representation and less old-fashioned stereotyping.<p>In an …

The end of plastic cards nears: Over 70,000 ATMs will soon support Touch ID withdrawals

Following Bank of America’s announcement that customers could withdraw cash from ATMs using Apple Pay, FIS and Payment Alliance International have today announced a new partnership that will allow users to perform cardless withdrawals using Touch ID, proving that the end of plastic cards is fast …

FinTech

Top digital health trends of 2016 so far

We have reached the mid-point of 2016 and, as reports are suggesting, the world’s interest in digital health is growing at an exponential rate. This …

Quick Tip: How to Get Every Last Drop of Mascara

From dealing with excess perfume to all the uses for dry shampoo, I’ve been sharing more quick tips than ever. It’s nice to know that a few quick …

Mascara

11 Perfect Pedicure Shades—One for Every Summer Weekend

Today officially marks the first day of summer. And while we’ve been sporting flared miniskirts and Proenza Schouler raffia slides for weeks, there’s no time like the present to plan out a summer’s worth of spot-on pedicures—one for every glorious weekend, of course, through the unofficial end of …

Yves Saint-Laurent

We Put ColourPop's New Lipstick To A 9-Hour Test — & Here's What We Think

PSA: I've finally found a liquid lipstick <i>perfect</i> for those who hate the dry feeling of a traditional formula, but crave all-day color — and it's only …

How To Remove Foundation From Clothes Quickly

This surprising household product will come to the rescue.<p>Want to know how to remove makeup stains from clothes fast? read on.<p>Spilling it all over …

How Amazon Echo Could Serve as Your New Business Analyst

Picture this. You’re meeting with your board of directors. Someone requests more details about a sales forecast. Instead of booting up a laptop …

The Story Of The Travel Hoodie That Raised $11 Million In Crowdfunding

The Baubax “Travel Jacket,” which I was testing, is a classic product of crowdfunding: It raised $9.2 million on Kickstarter last year, followed by …

Crowd Funding

Here's What Really Happens When You Digitally Detox, According to Research

Digital detoxes are increasing in popularity. Looking at some of what could happen to you during and after the digital detox process is a must before you unplug.<p>A digital detox--that is, stopping your use of some or all of your technology--holds real appeal as people become overwhelmed with modern …

Philips personal health programmes: A full suite for managing health and chronic conditions - Pocket-lint

Wearables and health monitors are nothing new: we've seen bundles of fitness trackers, bands, smart scales and more from a variety of manufacturers. …

Heart Rates

Scientists hope new imaging technology could point to cause of Alzheimer's

Despite the prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease, relatively little is known about its causes. Now, scientists at Rockefeller University in New York City and funding from the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation have developed a potentially groundbreaking way to create 3-D images of the …

Nest's new outdoor camera is smarter at spotting people

Nest has added to its smart thermostat, smart smoke alarm, and smart security camera with a new Internet of Things device intended to live outside …

Smart Homes

How Often Should I Restart My iPhone? What to Know Before Powering Down Your Device

When did you last turn off your iPhone? It was probably a long time ago. Thirty-one percent of adult cell phone owners say they "never" turn off …

Pokémon Go wants to be the exercise app that actually works

<i>Pokémon Go</i> is an augmented reality game. It's also a huge health fad right now.<p>Since launching last week, the apphas exploded in popularity. Free to download on your iPhone or Android, it uses location data from mobile phones to help users chase fictional <i>Pokémon</i> characters around their environs, …

Pokémon Go

All thumbs: Technology leaves millennials with weaker hands, study finds

All your texting and Snapchatting may be giving your thumb a workout — but it isn’t doing wonders for your handshake.<p>The hand grip strength of millennials is lower than that of adults in 1985, when grip and pinch norms were established, a recent study found.<p>It’s not a surprise given how millennials …

3D Printed Smart Eyeglasses May Be Able to Count Your Calories for You

I just ordered a fitness tracker from Amazon the other day. It’s the first time I’ve tried one, and I’m getting it mostly for its sleep-tracking …

The Sound of Your Voice May Diagnose Disease

There’s long been talk in medicine about the need to listen more to the patient voice — and now that mantra is being taken literally.<p>Academics and …

Hera talking smart bra makes workouts more effective

Hera is a smart sports bra wearable that captures your biometric data to understand your body activity during workouts. It then generates a coaching …

Pillo is a ‘home health robot’ that seems too good to be true

Pill dispensers don’t have to remain as boring as they traditionally have been. In fact, an Indiegogo campaign has been started for Pillo, a “home …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google DeepMind, the artificial intelligence company owned by Google, will put its technology to work in an eye hospital to try to spot the early signs of eye disease.</b> It's working with Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.<p><b>2. A company that makes parts for iPhones posted its biggest ever loss.</b> …

Tim Cook

Cancer-preventing protein finds its own way in our DNA - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Geneticists from KU Leuven, Belgium, have shown that tumour protein TP53 knows exactly where to bind to our DNA to prevent cancer. Once bound to this …

The iPhone 7 likely to disappoint as coolest new features saved for iPhone 8

Apple Inc.’s AAPL, -0.43% iPhone 7 is expected to be overshadowed by an iPhone 8 “super cycle” in late 2017.<p>Credit Suisse reiterated an outperform …

IPhone 8

'Removing' a stock app isn't the same as deleting it in iOS 10

One of the best-received news coming out of the WWDC was Apple's decision to finally let users uninstall its iOS stock apps.<p>While some crucial apps, …

Apple iOS 10: Will it make you love your iPhone again?

Is the tenth time a charm?<p>Apple on Monday revealed its newest mobile software, iOS 10, designed to power its iPhones and iPads with new features that aim to make its apps easier to use, interact more closely with its Mac computers, and other refinements. With all these changes, Apple is hoping it …

Will Data Science Make Your Business Instincts Irrelevant?

Here’s what you need to know to balance your intuition with the data–now that there’s more of it than ever.<p>For now anyway, intuition is alive and well in the era of data analytics. Only about a third of executives in a 2014 PwC survey reported relying first and foremost on the data for their last …

9 Apps You Need to Beat the Lines, Find the Best Seats, and Travel Like a Boss

As airport security lines continue to grow and airplane legroom continues to shrink, these days, jetting out of town—even if you’re going somewhere fabulous and tropical—can be cause for serious anxiety. Unless, of course, you belong to a select group of savvy travelers, known for floating …

Could This Robot Be the Future of Checking a Bag at the Airport?

When you’re at the airport, one of the most time-consuming tasks — besides waiting in extremely long TSA security checkpoint lines — is the process …

Food & Dining

4 Things Google Does to Remain One of the World's Most Innovative Companies

Being a giant company doesn't have to mean acting like one. Here's how Google keeps its wild new ideas flowing.<p>Even as a massive conglomerate, Google manages to innovate with the kind of dexterity and creativity that most young startups would love to have. From driverless cars and solar-powered …