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    The Future Of Wearables Is Elastic Electronic Skin

    Japanese researchers at the University of Tokyo’s Graduate School of Engineering have developed a highly elastic and thin elastic skin display capable of exhibiting simple characters and even moving graphics with an array of 16 x 24 micro LEDs. Its purpose extends ...
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    MIT Predicts 10 Breakthrough Technologies Of 2018

    The MIT Technology Review has released a list of technologies it believes will make the most impact over the next 12 months, including smarter cities, genetic fortune telling and “babel fish” earphones. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s magazine has published the annual listonline in its March/April 2018 ...
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    Stress-Beating Tech To Keep You Sane

    You’d be forgiven for assuming that wearable tech is all about fitness trackersto help shed the pounds and keep you on track to reach your fitness goals. We’ve seen a steady rise in tech aimed at keeping our minds in shape, just ...
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    What If Your Glasses Could Read To You?

    Firmly believe that the spectacle holds great opportunity for wearable tech, because even if there’s just a fraction of people wearing them, these people are ALWAYS wearing them. You could forget your watch, or your fitbit, but you never forget ...
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    18 Disruptive Technology Trends For 2018

    Over the coming year, what will be the most important developments in disruptive technology? When we think about technology, we often think about physical devices that are electrical or digital. In fact technology encompasses far more than that.  The dictionary ...
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    20+ Science Facts We Didn’t Know at The Start of 2017

    1. The speed of gravity is pretty much identical to the speed of light! This year, for the first time ever, scientists were able to photograph a collision between two neutron stars. By conducting simultaneous optical and gravitational wave observations, they were able to ...
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    Rewriting Life 2017 Was the Year of Gene-Therapy Breakthroughs

    Gene-fixing treatments have now cured a number of patients with cancer and rare diseases. It was a notable year for gene therapy. The first such treatments in the U.S. came to market this year after winning approval from the Food ...
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    Augmenting Your Nervous System. . . With iPhones

    Connected implants merging humans with technology – an opportunity for business? Speaking to a room of intrigued listeners at Disruption Summit Europe 2017, Scott Cohen stated that merging the human body with technology was completely logical. As a cyborg himself, he ...
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    This Tiny Device Can Scan For Skin Cancer At A Fraction Of The Current Cost

    sKan is an inexpensive device that can detect skin cancer at its early stages. The device creates heat maps to identify abnormalities in the skin often associated with melanoma, treatment for which has a higher success rate if detected early. Skin cancer is the ...