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Diabetes New Hope: Smartphone Sensor to Monitor Blood-Sugar Level, to Pump in Insulin

Diabetes goes digital with a smartphone-based system that can automatically control blood-sugar levels setting aside the usual finger pricks and insulin injections, especially for diabetes Type 1 patients. The smartphone developed by Prof. Boris Kovatchev, director of the University of Virginia Center for Diabetes Technology, has been fitted with a tiny sensor and wearable insulin pump, that can monitor monitoring ...

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NASA’s New Technology Saves Commercial Airlines Fuel and Time

A new application developed by NASA will help commercial airlines to save on their fuel and time. The Traffic Aware Planner (TAP) application will make "traffic aware strategic aircrew requests" (TASAR). During the next three years, Virgin America and Alaska Airlines will use the Traffic Aware Planner (TAP) application, to make "traffic aware strategic aircrew requests" (TASAR). "TAP connects directly ...

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World Blood Donor Day: New Donor Locating App Launched

With 92 million people donating blood per annum across the world, safe blood supplies are still a major concern, especially in developing countries, according to some latest figures. Today, launching the awareness campaign on World Blood Donor Day (WBDD) on June 14, the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and the National Blood ...

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New TB Drug App Keeps Doctor Informed About Patients

To help aged patients, a new software to remind them when to take medicine has been developed by Apollo hospitals in association with the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. The reminder is sent via SMS messages and voice calls as alerts to remind the patient and also tells them when they should attend the counselling session with their ...

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‘Facebook at Work’ launched for final testing for office colleagues

FaceBook, the social networking site, has launched “Facebook at Work”, which works like regular Facebook except you use it to connect to colleagues who may or may not be friends. The service is being tested ahead of its public launch scheduled later this year, wired.com reported. “Facebook at Work” has the same look, apps and tools as found on the Facebook ...

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Will Google’s Real-Time Translate send Human Interpreters Out of Job?

Latest Google Translate App released by the search giant offers real-time translation in over 90 languages, following similar move by the latest update on Microsoft’s video-phone call service Skype that provides instant translation in Spanish language. Google has its Google Tanslate that provides written translation online for over 90 languages and in many offices, it is a constant source of ...

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