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Tests show the iPhone 5S motion sensors are significantly miscalibrated

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: Gizmodo<p>Although Apple went to great lengths to promote the M7 motion coprocessor in the new iPhone 5s, it appears the …

Designing security into the internet of things

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>I never thought as a product designer that I’d be writing a piece about security and the internet of things, but it turns out …

Box gets deeper into healthcare with new partners, strategic hire and $100k app challenge

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Chad McDermott<p>Back in April, cloud collaboration startup Box made its first big public foray into healthcare with the …

Nate Silver to would-be data scientists: Don’t sweat the degree, just do the work

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Barb Darrow<p>Nate Silver, the poster boy of data scientists, says the key to success in that field isn’t fancy degrees …

Here’s why Qualcomm just joined the PMA: Hope for a single wireless charging standard

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Qualcomm(s qcom) joined the Power Matters Alliance (PMA) on Tuesday, which the PMA is touting as a big win. And it is, …

How to build for a world where you’re connected to hundreds of devices

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: PARC<p>Over the next decade or two, everything that can have connected digital technology injected into it, will. Today’s …

Multipath Networks wants to mix and match your broadband to give you a faster pipe

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>An Irish startup has launched an Indiegogo campaign that wants to help people make the most of their existing bandwidth by …

Startup Runnable fancies itself as “the YouTube of code”

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>For folks who are searching the web for specific video clips, YouTube(s goog) has become an invaluable resource not just for …

The forthcoming Fitbit Force is part fitness tracker, part watch

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: The Verge<p>It looks like Fitbit is working on a higher-end counterpart to it popular fitness tracking band the Flex. The …

Review: 1Password 4 for Mac is a massive, feature-packed update

Back in December, AgileBits released 1Password 4 for iPhone and iPad. The app presented a completely revamped take on password security, but lacked feature parity with the Mac version of the software.<p>Today, 1Password for Mac has been updated to version 4, bringing a ton of new features to the Mac. …

The medical device industry is trying to turn the US government shutdown to its advantage

A government shutdown isn’t good for business: It hurts confidence and dings the bottom line. But one industry spent the weekend trying to paint a silver lining on a dark cloud: Medical device makers want the engine of a spending compromise to be a gift to their shareholderes.<p>Over the weekend, …

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Meet A.I. Watch: A $279 wearable Android phone for your wrist

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Another smartwatch project is trying to get funded on Indiegogo and this time it’s hoping a blend of Android(s goog) and a …

Diabetes And Sleep Apnea May Raise Kidney Risks

<i>By Don Rauf</i><p>Loud, ongoing snoring may not only be annoying; it also could be a sign of sleep apnea. In diabetes patients, the condition may lead to many health problems, including complete kidney failure.<p>Some people with diabetes develop a condition called diabetic nephropathy, or kidney damage …

Hearing Loss Relatively Common In Pro French Horn Players, Study Suggests

Few professional French horn players take measures to protect their hearing, despite the fact that they face the risk of noise-induced hearing loss, according to a new study.<p>Researchers examined the hearing of 144 French horn players who had gathered in 2010 for a meeting of the International Horn …