Gadget Waste Threatens Health And Environment In Asia
A new study finds Asian countries to be top gadget waste producers, posing risks to both public health and the environment. Governments are urged to enact policies that will better manage the skyrocketing electronic wastes.
Hair Coach: Smart Hairbrush Can Tell Your Hair's Health Status
The world's first-ever hairbrush can tell more about your crowning glory's health than your dermatologist or hairstylist. Hair Coach is set to be released later this year and will cost about $200.
Ruggie's Alarm Clock Mat Forces People To Get Up
Kickstarter-funded Ruggie delivers a pressure sensor alarm clock disguised as a bathroom rug that makes people get up and wake up from their sleep.
Marathon Laundry Introduces An Intelligent Double-Duty Washer And Dryer In One Package
Smart-grid laundry machine maker Marathon introduces a vented washer-dryer combination with connectivity features at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show.
Hydrogel Bandages Channel Medicine To The Right Places
A team of MIT engineers led by Xuanhe Zhao has developed a smart bandage that uses hydrogel technology to monitor a human being's vital signs and administer medicine to patients.