Kimberley Hamons

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This keyboard is designed entirely for speech recognition

Are you tired of <i>typing</i> your messages like some kind of 20th century doofus? If so, you'll be glad to know an Android keyboard designed from the ground up to work around your voice is being released today.<p>The app comes courtesy of Baidu, often referred to as the Google of China. The company teamed …

HIV cure closer after trial clears virus in British man

The first patient being treated in a new HIV study has shown "remarkable" results, with no sign of the virus after initial treatment.<p>Immunologists at …

Duke neurosurgeons test Hololens as an AR assist on tricky procedures

One of the several things that makes brain surgery so difficult is that the brain isn’t transparent. So if you want to get at something deep inside, you either have to peel off a few layers or make an educated guess based on other imagery. But augmented reality may offer a third way.<p>A pair of …

New life, apart: Rare surgery to separate brothers conjoined at head

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Anias and Jadon McDonald are twins conjoined at the head. Their birth was rare; science says the boys are one in millions. Their parents couldn't agree more.<p>"They're so perfect," says their mother, Nicole. "They're beautiful, and they are so funny and so happy."<p>At 13 months, Jadon …

Inspired by nature: the thrilling new science that could transform medicine | Laura Parker

Jeffrey Karp is at the forefront of a new generation of scientists using nature’s blueprints to create breakthrough medical technologies. Can bioinspiration help to solve some of humanity’s most urgent problems?<p>In the summer of 2005, Jeffrey Karp, a bioengineer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) …

Soon Your Doctor Might Prescribe Virtual Reality Instead Of Painkillers

The pharmacy, Apotek Hjärtat, designed a free VR app for pain relief called Happy Place.<p>“Pain prevention is not just pharmaceuticals,” says Annika …