Medical & Biotech

Alphabet's health watch monitors your heart health, is approved by the FDA

Alphabet's health watch monitors your heart health, is approved by the FDA

2 hours ago   |   Digital Trends

A health monitoring watch being developed by Alphabet, Google's parent company, has received clearance from the FDA as a medical device. This means that the device has been...
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Wearables could be used to help spot childhood depression

Wearables could be used to help spot childhood depression

3 hours ago   |   Telegraph


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Alphabet's Verily ECG watch gets FDA approval as medical device

Alphabet's Verily ECG watch gets FDA approval as medical device

18 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   4 articles

Alphabet unveiled Verily Study Watch in 2017, describing it as a smartwatch designed specifically for capturing health data from clinical study participants. The watch has been...
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Alphabet's Verily health watch gets FDA approval for ECG feature

21 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   4 articles

Verily announced a health watch in 2017 aimed at unearthing insights into medical conditions such as Parkinson's disease and PTSD. One of the focus areas for Alphabet's health...
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Alphabet's Verily scores FDA clearance for its ECG monitor

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

Big week for Google wearable news - which, honestly, I not a phrase I expected to write in 2019. But a day after the company announced an agreement to purchase Fossil's...
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Can genetic engineering save disappearing forests?

1 day ago   |   Phys.org

Compared to gene-edited babies in China and ambitious projects to rescue woolly mammoths from extinction, biotech trees might sound pretty tame.
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Potential biotech and health applications with new knowledge on bacteria and viruses

1 day ago   |   Phys.org

University of Otago research to better understand how bacteria and their viruses interact and evolve will enable future studies to exploit the use of bacteria and their viruses...
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Tech to protect children from school shooting? Medical school dropout's Manayunk startup is on it

1 day ago   |   Phys.org

Matias Klein is a medical school dropout who is still out to save lives. Orlando "Jahlil Beats" Tucker is a hip-hop producer and songwriter trying to help breathe new life into...
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Fantasy Flight Previews Rebel Specialists For Star Wars: Legion

Fantasy Flight Previews Rebel Specialists For Star Wars: Legion

1 day ago   |   Tabletop Gaming

The Rebels have to be really resourceful if they want to stand any chance against the Imperials. Thankfully, they're good at recruiting extremely capable individuals. In Star...
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Europe's health-tech industry grows on back of 148pc jump in investment in devices 

Europe's health-tech industry grows on back of 148pc jump in investment in devices 

1 day ago   |   Telegraph


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Star Trek: Discovery Season 2: Everything You Need to Know

Star Trek: Discovery Season 2: Everything You Need to Know

In case you need a refresher on what happened last time, here's what you should know about Season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery. Read more ...

Mortal Kombat 11 Kollector's Edition comes with a life-size Scorpion mask

Mortal Kombat 11 Kollector's Edition comes with a life-size Scorpion mask

The Mortal Kombat 11 Kollector's Edition will come with a human-sized replica of the mask of Scorpion, one of the most iconic fighters of the series. NetherRealm Studios has... Read more ...

Interactive Resident Evil 2 Trailer Asks You To Make A Choice

Interactive Resident Evil 2 Trailer Asks You To Make A Choice

Resident Evil 2 is set to launch next week and, to get everyone ready for the zombie-infested romp, Capcom has released an interactive trailer that lets players determine what... Read more ...

Hands-On: The Division 2's Overhauled Multiplayer Modes Are Exactly What the...

Hands-On: The Division 2's Overhauled Multiplayer Modes Are Exactly What the Series Needed

Tom Clancy's The Division took an interesting approach to multiplayer with its Dark Zone. This cordoned off section of the map allowed players to fight against each other in... Read more ...

Overkill's The Walking Dead Delayed On Consoles

Overkill's The Walking Dead Delayed On Consoles

Publisher Starbreeze has announced that Overkill's The Walking Dead's console release has been delayed indefinitely. The cooperative shooter was slated to come to PlayStation 4... Read more ...

Cortana gets smarter with new 'scenes' and 'rules' for smart home setups

Cortana gets smarter with new 'scenes' and 'rules' for smart home setups

Users can now pair commands together with Cortana to control their homes For those who use Cortana across Android, iOS, or Windows 10 and who also have smart home accessories... Read more ...

Would you ever be desperate enough to use a charging station made by a U.S...

Would you ever be desperate enough to use a charging station made by a U.S. spy agency?

The National Security Agency has been accused in the past of listening in to the conversations you have on your smartphone. This is a U.S. intelligence agency after all. But... Read more ...

Windows 10 Mobile support ending: Switch to iOS or Android, Microsoft says

Windows 10 Mobile support ending: Switch to iOS or Android, Microsoft says

A Microsoft support page detailed the company's plans to end support for Windows 10 Mobile in less than a year. Users with devices powered by the platform are suggested to... Read more ...

Fortnite V-Bucks being used by criminals for money laundering on dark web

Fortnite V-Bucks being used by criminals for money laundering on dark web

Criminals are using Fortnite's V-Bucks for money laundering schemes on the dark web. Epic Games, apparently, is not doing enough to prevent the game from being used for the... Read more ...

5 reasons why the Samsung Galaxy S10 could be a disappointment

5 reasons why the Samsung Galaxy S10 could be a disappointment

The Samsung Galaxy S10 will be revealed next month. Samsung's Galaxy S series has been a mainstay in the Android scene and for the most, it is the phone to look out for and the... Read more ...