Saturday, May 28, 2022

Scientists invented a hydrogel which could be used to create artificial skin

Researchers at MIT have enhanced a hydrogel with a coating to prevent it from drying out. This polymer could be used in the...

Man busted for arson after his pacemaker snitched on him

A story out of small-town Ohio currently making the rounds online should serve as a cautionary tale for would-be crooks: if you're gonna...

This wearable device can turn any surface into a keyboard

There are a lot of gimmicky takes on the classic QWERTY keyboard — from colorful devices that look like old-school typewriters to a...

Work out and carry your smartphone with the top 5 running armbands

You may want to use your smartphone and work out at the same time. That's why we've gathered five of the best running...

Ripple is a penny-sized safety wearable with a 24/7 support team

Safety wearables are becoming a dime a dozen. Ripple is yet another wearable that's there for you during emergencies, but the company's support...

How does it make you feel? Wearable system predicts wearer’s mood

Engineers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed a wearable they say can predict the mood of its wearer...

Flylow’s newest jacket promises waterproof material without sacrificing breathability

No matter how waterproof a jacket is, it's often the wearer's own sweat that makes them wet, since jackets often trap moisture inside....

Survive your next avalanche with Ortovox’s Avabag

One way to survive an avalanche is with an airbag, but these can be big and heavy. With Ortovox's Avabag, the firm has...

Programmable cells may be the next step toward making us real-life cyborgs

Researchers from the University of Maryland have demonstrated how the “gene expression” of biological cells can be controlled electronically and even programmed to...

This tiny wearable can tell you when you need a drink

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed an ideal wearable to pair with a fitness tracker for those extra sweaty workouts: a...