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The word ‘drone’ may trigger unpleasant memories for many of us but a drone devised by a Dutch Industrial Engineering graduate is here to try to save lives. Called the Ambulance Drone, the sir-borne device has an in-built defibrillator meant to revive victims of sudden collapse. For demonstration, Alec Momont has built the drone prototype that, for...

Google is palpably one of the most assiduous pioneers in scientific studies and problem-solving technics, leading the way in what it calls “hybrid research” carried out by its R&D wing Google X that made waves with its smart contact lens early this year. The latest of its Cancer cure exploratory ventures coupled with nanotechnology experimentation...

In a major overhaul that just took too long to come, Google Play has finally introduced its very own health and fitness tracking app aggregator on its store – the Google Fit. It is accessible on Android Wear as well as Android smartphones and tablets. Working as part of your signed-up Google Apps, the utility not just functions like a mere hub for your daily...

According to the data released by The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), drunk-driving fatalities have risen a 4.6% in the United States of America from 9865 in 2011 to 10,322 in 2012. With an ever-increasing party-goer populace, urban transport patrolmen are witnessing too many cases of drunk driving apprehensions per day.  What motorists need...

Dyson’s second new product after its first blade-less fan (introduced five years ago) is an air humidifier. It is natural for someone to think as to why it took so long for the company to just give out a humidifier, but believe me it is not just an air humidifier but something more than that – a disinfectant too. Dyson’s “Air Multiplier” technology used...

There are thousands of clever inventions that solve large-scale problems using complex analytic tools and processes. And then there are the simple, yet absolutely genius inventions that make us wonder, “why didn’t they think of this until now?!” One such wondrously lucid idea is what gave shape to Transcense, a facilitator for the hearing-impaired...

In today’s world as people are becoming more health conscious many devices are being introduced to aid health check parameters. Of late there are many smartwatchs getting released in the market which along with smartphones help users in regulating their health mainly with that of tracking heart rate and calories burnt. However the recent approach is the successful...

Microsoft as indicated by Forbes, is all set to launch its fitness equipped smartwatch within next couple of weeks that monitors users heart rate and also is capable to work across all mobile platforms – Android Operating System from Google as well as iOS from Apple. According to Forbes referring unknown source close to the matter, the fitness wearable following...

Enough has been said about the importance of an unperturbed sleep cycle and the direct impact it has on overall health and wellness. Smartphone makers are increasingly dedicating resources to develop health and fitness apps. These apps have become almost indispensable in the lives of smartphone users.  Sleep Cycle is one such amazingly helpful app that will now...