fe models

by Johanna Mischke

May 21, 2018

FE Models: A New Engineering Resource for Football Helmet Design

As part of the National Football League’s (NFL) Play Smart. Play Safe. initiative, the league has pledged $60 million for creating a 5-year project called “Engineering Roadmap.” Biocore, a partner in the project and Football Research, Inc. (FRI), in charge of managing the project have developed open-source finite element (FE) models of four modern football […]

stroke patients

by Stefanie Crucius

May 21, 2018

Kessler Foundation and Virtualwear Team Up to Improve Recovery Outcomes in Stroke Patients

Kessler Foundation, a leader in rehabilitation research, has collaborated with Virtualware Group, a leading business group in immersive and interactive technologies, to produce a virtual reality (VR) based treatment option for spatial neglect in stroke patients. Spatial neglect is a condition that normally occurs after a person has a stroke where the patient has difficulty […]

5 best smartwatches of 2018

by Ramona Socher

May 21, 2018

The 5 Best Smartwatches of 2018 for Style and Function

Although smartwatches have been around for a long time, they have only recently thrusted into the mainstream. With companies like Apple, Samsung, Huawei, Asus and many more working around the clock to improve their performance, these watches are getting smarter every day! Amid all this, many consumers believe that the old, analog timepieces do a […]

superman vision

by Johanna Mischke

May 20, 2018

This Company Has Developed a Device with ‘Superman Vision’ that Can See Through Solid Objects

Vayyar Imaging, an Israel-based company, has created a device with “Superman vision” that can literally see through solid objects. The device, which is actually a powerful sensor, uses radio frequencies to detect movement and, it can also tell the difference between humans and objects. “People are amazed by it,” Raviv Melamed, Co-Founder and CEO of […]

by Stefanie Crucius

May 20, 2018

Implantable Device to Deliver Drugs to Pancreatic Cancer Tumors

Advanced Chemotherapy Technologies Inc. (ACT), a North Carolina-based bioscience company is developing an implantable device to deliver chemotherapy drugs directly into the pancreas of people with pancreatic cancer. The device will target difficult-to-reach tumors while sparing surrounding organs, tissues, and blood vessels. Pancreatic cancer is a hidden danger that lurks deep in the abdomen. It […]

hololens 2

by Ramona Socher

May 20, 2018

Secrets of Hololens 2: What We’ve Learned So Far

Microsoft may not ever use Kinect sensor as a gaming device, but the company is continuing to work on the platform’s underlying technology, and Microsoft is now taking it to the cloud. According to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, the tech giant is reviving Kinect as Project Kinect for Azure. Azure, one of Microsoft’s most profitable […]