As the world readies itself for the official seismic news of – gasp! – another iPhone to drop, Apple is already reaping the stock market benefit of the heady, … 111 more words
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Yeps, as loopy as it sounds, wearable airbags could be the next big thing for unstable elderly people prone to falling over a lot.
An estimated one in three elderly people fall over each year and many do not recover. 87 more words
The world’s worst outbreak of the Ebola virus – which has killed more than 1,000 people in West Africa so far this year – is fuelling efforts to speed vaccine and drug development. 55 more words
Project Ara is a modular cell phone that can be customised by swapping out individual pieces, such as the battery or camera.
The intention is that instead of buying a new smartphone, users can simply upgrade out-of-date elements or replace malfunctioning components. 78 more words
China plans to extend its railway line to Tibet to the borders of India, Nepal and Bhutan once an extension to Shigatse, Tibet’s second city and a key site in Tibetan Buddhism, opens in August. 37 more words
A new gadget called the goTenna allows network-free texting from virtually any corner of the globe.
If your mobile phone network goes down or is out of range, sending text messages is impossible. 39 more words