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asthma

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Harvard-made lung muscle could yield asthma insights

Scientists synthesize human airway tissue, and in hopes of finding better asthma medication, watch it react to a variety of chemicals.

By September 23, 2014

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Talk techie to me: RealDoll wants to make sex dolls that move, chat

RealDoll is reportedly working with robotics experts to make a more lifelike and unintentionally creepier love doll. Hopefully it won't dump you for the Roomba.

By June 12, 2015

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Birth month may correlate to some diseases (bad news, October)

Columbia University scientists find correlations between certain birth months and the risk of contracting 55 diseases. Because birthdays aren't depressing enough on their own.

By June 8, 2015

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Appliance Science: HEPA filters and the physics of fresh air

HEPA air filters promise to take nasty things out of the air, removing cigarette smoke, pollen and other irritants. How do they do this? Appliance Science looks at how HEPA air filters work, and how to tell the real from the fake.

By April 21, 2015

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Apple partners with IBM on new health data analysis

The cloud-based health platform will help analyze patient data collected from Apple devices. Plus: Apple has now released its ResearchKit to medical researchers.

By April 13, 2015

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Apple announces ResearchKit, a new service for medical studies

Apple has built a new technology to help researchers collect data from the company's customers.

By March 9, 2015

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Formula E: The electric car race generates buzz in Malaysia

As the Formula One season ends, a new series takes its place -- but instead of internal combustion engines, these new cars pack lithium-ion batteries and motors that sound like TIE Fighters.

By November 24, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: HTC unveils 'selfie' phone, pocket cam; Apple teases next affair

Can HTC capture buyers' attention with a "selfie" phone and action cam? Also, Apple's invitation to its latest event offers few hints. Plus, a new Tesla and all the latest tech in Tokyo in this look back at the week that was.

By October 10, 2014

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HTC goes camera crazy with 'Re' and a selfie phone

The odd-shaped Re camera puts a new twist on capturing the moment, and the Desire Eye phone targets selfie culture with a powerful front camera. Meanwhile, Apple sets a date for new iPads, and we get some clues about Apple Pay.

By October 8, 2014

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Wireless asthma inhaler teaches proper use

The T-Haler monitors how patients use their inhalers and sends real-time feedback on how to improve.

By March 12, 2012