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FDA clears new medical app to track real-time glucose levels in diabetics

By Brady Dennis<p>Brady Dennis<p>Reporter focusing on environmental policy and public health issues<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Doctors and other caregivers will soon be able to track the blood-sugar levels of diabetic patients by simply logging into a smartphone app, in the latest example of how mobile technologies …

Medical Technology

Breaking down Google's strategy for the Internet of Things

Whether you consider the Internet of Things (IoT) simply a buzzword or the next revolution in technology, there's no denying its popularity.<p>It makes …

Internet of Things

SkyMall Going Out Of Business, Files For Bankruptcy — Will It Be Missed?

SkyMall, the ubiquitous inflight magazine that served as catalog-based shopping mall, has filed for bankruptcy protection.<p>After 25 years of offering …

Android Headliner: Is Google Getting into the Wireless Game Good for the Industry?

This week, a report came out from The Information. Telling us that the dream of Google Wireless was real. Basically the report said that Google was …

How Crowdfunding Is Changing The Way Startups Raise Money

The emergence of Crowdfunding has allowed entrepreneurs the ability to get their business ideas financed easier than ever. Funding your idea may now be just a few clicks away.<p>It used to be the case that credit cards, family, friends, bank loans and personal savings were the most popular ways to …

Apple Patents Eye-Tracking And Visual Control Tech For Mac, iOS And Beyond

Apple has been granted a patent (via AppleInsider) that describes a method for tracking eye movement and using it to control UI elements on computing devices. The gaze-based control system also includes methods designed to counteract visual effects that can occur when a person stares at a fixed …

Mobile phone patent: the end of cinema nuisance?

Noisy mobile phones can ruin a play of film for hundreds of people. But Microsoft has patented a clever idea for putting an end to mobile nuisances once and for all<p>Noisy and bright mobile phones are the bane of cinemagoers, theatre fans and significant others trying to get to sleep in dark bedrooms.<p>…

Most popular password of 2014 was '123456'

We all know that we should use varied and complex passwords, yet most people don't bother - as this list of the most popular passwords of 2014 reveals<p>A list of the most popular passwords of 2014 reveals that internet security continues to be far less important to most people than simple …

Facebook Is Testing A Voice-To-Text Feature For Its Messenger App

Facebook Messenger offers the ability to send voice clips to your friends without typing any text. Now Facebook is testing a feature that helps people read the voice clips that were received instead of having to play them out loud. This can be useful if you are at a quiet library or a loud …

Social Media Advertising for Content Marketers: Insight from Salesforce’s ‘2015 State of Marketing’ report

Salesforce recently released its annual “State of Marketing” report, in which the company surveyed 5,000 marketers worldwide. Results of the survey …