Jim Kumpula

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Prebiotics could help treat exercise-induced asthma

Promoting beneficial gut bacteria through the use of prebiotics could help ease asthma caused by physical activity, shows a new study published in …


Hospital deaths from pneumonia show significant fall - as guidelines drive improvements in hospital care & treatment, UK

Hospital deaths from the most common form of pneumonia decreased by 14% between 2009 and 2015 according to new research published online in <i>Thorax</i>, …


Late-onset asthma linked to increased heart disease, stroke risk

People who develop asthma as adults (late onset asthma) may also be at greater risk of developing heart disease and having a stroke, according to new …

High Blood Pressure

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Animals more capable of empathy than previously thought, study finds

Researcher found that prairie voles would console one another after experiencing stress<p>A new study has found that prairie voles will console other voles who are feeling stressed - which researchers have described as evidence of empathy.<p>A study team at Emory University set up an experiment where …



This little battery keychain recharges your dead Apple Watch on the go

A dead Apple Watch is a useless Apple Watch.<p>This little battery power bank that fits on your keys can recharge your Apple Watch wirelessly on the …


I’ll take the bear in the middle and the far right please.


Just because why not right?


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You can now use any Android app on your Mac w/ BlueStacks App Player

BlueStacks, a free desktop Android emulator that lets users play any mobile game or app on the big screen with a mouse and keyboard, has mostly been limited to PC users until today. But Mac users are about to get access to the software that the company says already has around 90 million users on …


The secret ingredient that makes some teams better than others

Culture defines any business, but it’s one of the hardest things to manage. In this extract from her new TED Book, Margaret Heffernan lays out the …

TED Talks

20 mesmerizing desk toys that could replace your Newton's cradle (pictures)


iPad Air 2 Giveaway Winner

Long overdue, but also hopefully better late than never, here’s our lucky winner of a new iPad Air 2 – given away as part of marking the 5 year anniversary of this site. Apologies for the delay in announcing this – I was down with flu-like nastiness this week<p>Faisal Alnwimy<p>Congratulations Faisal and …

Wacom Launches Bamboo Paper On Android, Windows 8 And Kindle Fire

Drawing tablet and digitizer hardware maker Wacom is expanding the availability of its homegrown note-taking app today, with a launch that brings the previously iPad-only app to devices powered by Android and Windows 8, and to Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. The note-taking app is optimized for …

Apex Rechargeable Stylus: The Missing Link for iPad?

You know you are pretty geeky when you get excited about receiving a stylus in the post. However, this is a fairly regular occurrence for me and I’m not quite, but almost a stylus junkie. One of the main reasons I love the iPad is that, used with apps which suit your style of working, you can do …


Maintain your health and mind with these 15 medical apps

Keeping up your health can be hard work — America’s rising obesity levels can attest to that. These days, we spend countless hours gawking at our …


Deals: Karma 4G Hotspot, Pay As You Go WiFi at 30% Off

Today’s featured iPad Insight Deal is the Karma 4G Hotspot – a pay as you go WiFi option at 30% off – priced at $69, down from its standard price of $99. Here’s the intro on this offer and some of its key features:<p><i>The Karma Hotspot – Put WiFi in your pocket and stay connected with a lightning-fast</i> …