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Tinder's threesome rival 3nder protests lawsuit with bizarre socks campaign

Tinder is suing 3nder over the similarity in their names. 3nder is objecting using the power of...socks.<p>A legal spat has broken out in the world of dating apps between popular, twosome-focused service Tinder and its less well-known rival, threesome-focused service 3nder.<p>Tinder, which is owned by …

Tinder

WhoApp promises to take the guesswork out of who's calling

A new app aims to ensure you never have to answer a call without knowing who's on the other end of the line.<p>Is the unknown number calling you the cute guy you met last night? Or an annoying telemarketer?<p>WhoApp, a new iPhone app, promises to take the dice roll out of picking up that call.<p>Developed …

New Jersey

Critical Drugs For Hospital ERs Remain In Short Supply

At some hospitals, posters on the wall in the emergency department list the drugs that are in short supply or unavailable, along with recommended alternatives.<p>The low-tech visual aid can save time with critically ill patients, allowing doctors to focus on caring for them rather than doing research …

Pharma

Many Emergency Departments Can’t Handle Psychiatric Emergencies

A psychiatric emergency is any situation in which a person may be a threat to themselves or others. Examples are suicidal behavior, threat of …

Brussels terrorists probably used explosive nicknamed ‘the Mother of Satan’

More than a dozen people were killed, and several others were injured, after explosions at an airport and metro station in the Belgian capital.<p>More than a dozen people were killed, and several others were injured, after explosions at an airport and metro station in the Belgian capital.<p>The two …

Terrorism

Amid Brussels Attacks, EMTs And Paramedics Face New Reality Of Terrorism And An Evolving Set Of Challenges

Sirens blared as an ambulance sped down the street. A team of first responders hoisted what resembled a body from one stretcher to another. A woman …

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Ricardo Lockette to firefighters, paramedics: I could have died on the field

The scariest moment of the Seattle Seahawks' 2015 season came when wide receiver Ricardo Lockette suffered a serious neck injury while on punt …

Fire Fighting

Curious Deer Photobombs Baby's Photoshoot and Turns It into a Magical Portrait

Photographer Megan Rion of Imagine That Photography was capturing 1-month-old Connor Rogers' portrait when an intrigued woodland creature unexpectedly interfered. While Connor was serenely sleeping on a hay stack surrounded by gourds and autumn leaves, a curious deer name Maggie wandered over. When …

Photography

The world's most beautiful drone photography?

Instagram users are having to do more and more to make themselves stand out from the crowd.<p>Of course that's not such a challenge when you spend your days travelling the world and flying drones over some of planet earth's most remarkable landscapes.<p>User @dirka, or Californian Dirk Dallas, …

Legal highs are an 'increasing problem' for paramedics across the UK

By James Waterhouse <i>Newsbeat Reporter</i><p><b>Ambulance services across the UK have told Newsbeat they're dealing with more 999 calls because of legal highs.</b><p>We contacted all 14 services. Nine got back to us, with seven saying they'd seen a rise.<p>Exact numbers for legal high call-outs are hard to find because …

Cannabis

Australia's Royal Flying Doctor Service is the World's Largest Aeromedical Response Service

The RFDS Hawker 800XP Life Flight Jet flies over the Pilbara region of Australia. Photo courtesy Royal Flying Doctor Service<p>Covering a land mass of …

Jersey City training volunteers to get to emergencies before ambulances

Jersey City will begin training volunteers for the first community-based response program in the country -- a program that is expected to lower …

The Windows 7 Upgrade to Windows 10 Isn't So Scary After All

Upgrading to Windows 10 from Windows 7 is not quite as seamless as the move from Windows 8.1, but it’s close. You get to keep your applications and …

Cut The Cord With These Sub-$40 MEElectronics Bluetooth Headphones

We see a lot of deals for cheap Bluetooth earbuds, but what if you prefer on-ear headphones? Today only, Amazon’s offering great deals on two highly …

Life Lessons From Spending the Night With Japanese Emergency Services

I really should know better than to go see Marvel movies.<p>When I saw <i>Iron Man 3</i> in the theatre, I had a "seizure-like" episode outside the lobby doors.<p>After we saw <i>Guardians of the Galaxy,</i> my husband and I went home, argued like Honey Badgers, then barfed (I blame the questionable Italian food and …

Mind

British ambulance service forced to look abroad for paramedics – after none from UK apply

GETTY FILE PICTUREThe South Western Ambulance Service ss now recruiting in the Czech Republic and Slovakia<p>South Western Ambulance Service is looking …

After 48-hours in the ER, Ottawa couple has had enough with overcrowded, underfunded hospitals

The emergency room has become a familiar place for Lee Parker.<p>A heart attack in November and subsequent complications have forced the 60-year-old …

Episode 66 Backboard and Collar Nightmares from Emergency Medicine Update Conference

In the first of our series on Highlights from North York General's Emergency Medicine Update Conference, Dr. Kylie Bosman discusses Backboard and …

Medicine

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Flood Sweeps Away Colorado Ambulance

Ambulance, with patient onboard, tried to cross a flooded intersection<p>MORGAN COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – An ambulance carrying a patient with four others …

10 free and incredibly useful Android apps that you can't get on the iPhone

But since Android lets app makers do certain things that Apple prohibits, there are a few exclusive options that stand out.<p>From launchers that make it easier to access important information straight from the home screen, to apps that help you find files buried in your phone, here are some of the …

Apps

ISIS Wants a Truce

In the new edition of its magazine, ISIS floats the idea of a truce. Is the group flagging—or is this just another trick?<p>After months of being …

'Instincts kicked in' as EMS recruits help deliver baby in ambulance

It is a call two emergency medical technicians will never forget.<p>Brian Bailey and Alexandra Gallucci are Boston EMS recruits. They haven't graduated …

Emblem Second Generation Subcutaneous Defibrillator Approved in U.S., Europe

<b>Boston Scientific</b> received approval in the U.S. and Europe for the second generation of its subcutaneous implantable defibrillator (S-ICD). The …

Eko pulls in $2M for smart stethoscope, enters clinical trials

Dumb health care devices are no longer OK. With medical errors and redundancies costing us $750 billion a year, the push is on to digitize all forms of health information.<p>That’s probably one of the reason investors are betting another $2 million on Berkeley, California-based smart stethoscope …

7 immersive data visualizations that track global health trends

As big data evolves, data visualizations can help turn the most convoluted facts and figures into clear stories, aiding further research efforts and …

Use Your Phone to Fax on the Go | About Verizon

Fax machines – remember them? No? Well, they were big in the 80’s but since then they’ve been getting smaller. In the days before email went mainstream they were really helpful – transmitting documents quickly and easily all across the world. Now though, most of these documents are sent over email. …

New Prepaid Smartphone Plans: More Data, Same Starting Price | About Verizon

<b>Update – March 2, 2015:</b> Starting today, two new prepaid options are now available to Verizon Wireless customers. More flexibility and more choices for prepaid customers to choose from.<p>The $35 basic phone prepaid plan now includes Unlimited Talk & Talk with 500MB of data. And for smartphone …

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