Jamal Sham

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Doctor says Google Glass saved a man's life

Google Glass can be used to check emails or search for information on the move. It can also apparently be used to save lives. <i>The Boston Globe</i> reports that Dr. Steven Horng, working at Boston's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, was wearing Glass last year while working on a man whose brain was …

Public 'seem to like' e-cigarettes

<b>The British Medical Association wants them banned - but more than a million people are now using electronic cigarettes.</b><p>And a poll of nearly 1,000 people for BBC Breakfast suggests most support their use in public places and don't want to see a ban.<p>At Westfield shopping centre in London, Katherine …

Public Health

3 Things I Wish I Knew Before We Got Married

I used to think I had my stuff together. Then I got married.<p>Marriage is great—but it rocked everything I knew. I quickly realized my basic goal in …

Forget Pagers, Philly Startup Seratis Wants To Bring Hospital Communication Into The 21st Century

We get it: there’s a silly number of mobile messaging apps out there, and a great many of them are meant for you to share your banalities more easily. But a Philadelphia-based startup called Seratis is different.<p>Before Divya Dhar founded Seratis earlier this year, she was a practicing physician who …

E-cigarettes: Is a smoking alternative being choked by regulation?

<b>Dozens of countries are introducing legislation restricting the use of electronic cigarettes, but their proponents say they are harmless and their use could in fact save millions of lives. Could they be right?</b><p>A group of friends sits around a table in a pub in south London, exchanging stories and …

Public Health

Of Course Apple Avoids Billions in Taxes—and It Should

The big reveal here is two-fold: The U.S. corporate tax code is an impossible dream (we knew that, already); and Apple is acting like a sensible corporation (we knew that, too).<p>Reuters<p>Apple is an American company, in most people's eyes. But it is a global company, insofar as most of its employees …

2014 Kia Forte Sedan 2.0L Automatic

It might not set YouTube records, but this thing could still be pretty popular.<p>Everyone has seen the wacky dance moves, frolicking girls, and strange costumes in “Gangnam Style”—if you haven’t, you might be the last person on earth—but underneath the low-budget-seeming window dressing is a …