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Cameras could allow doctors to keep heart failure patients in check
An experiment with cameras helped doctors identify lack of exercise and too much inactive behaviour
Student creates 3D model of kidney that could help train cancer surgeons
The 3D model was developed by Glasgow School of Art masters student Lisa Ferrie, could help train cancer surgeons
Revealed: Emerging FinTech hotspots outside of London
In one way or another, businesses from every sector will be affected by the rise of financial technologies - or FinTech. FinTech helps companies and consumers better manage their financial operations, processes, and lives by using the same software and algorithms found on computers and increasingly, smartphones. FinTech has the ability to both transform existing companies and accelerate the growth of start-ups.
Wearers of Nike’s latest trainers can untie laces using Siri
Nike is tying up with Siri to allow owners of its new shoes to untie the laces using their voice. The company’s latest take on futuristic wearable technology has been embedded into its revamped Huaraches trainers.
Lego uses AI to translate instructions into braille and audio
The toy giant has launched a global trial with four building sets and hopes to release more next year. Lego is building its way to making instructions friendlier for the visually impaired by using artificial intelligence (AI) to translate instructions into braille and audio.
Self-cleaning homes and flying taxis will be common by 2069, experts predict
A new Samsung report into life in the future predicts major innovative advances in transport, health, nutrition and sport.
Fitbit unveils Alexa-enabled smartwatch and new fitness subscription service
The Versa 2 watch has been launched alongside the company’s new Premium subscription programme, which offers more health and fitness data to users.
Toyota and Suzuki announce self-driving car technology partnership
The move comes as manufacturers around the world grapple with innovations in the industry.