Swapping plastic for palms

Swapping plastic for palms

Swedish startup Quixter wants us to forget bank cards in favour of something that can't be stolen, forged or left at home: our palm. Using technology that scans the unique pattern of veins in the ...

Electronic Tattoos Take Step Forward

Electronic Tattoos Take Step Forward

Researchers have created a wearable device that is as thin as a temporary tattoo and can store and transmit data about a person’s movements, receive diagnostic information and release drug...

Count Calories by Photos

Count Calories by Photos

Researchers at SRI Ventures-- the private comany that developed Apple's Siri -- have created a calorie-counting app that works via photos. Health-related smartphone apps are boomi...