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CPR site lets you choose and touch chests, guilt-free

The American Heart Association has found that even a brief 60-second CPR video increases one's willingness to attempt giving CPR and improves outcome, so is encouraging users to try it out online.

By July 27, 2011


Fire dept. has an iPhone app for citizen CPR (podcast)

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is releasing an iPhone App that can dispatch citizens trained in CPR to the scene of a cardiac emergency.

By January 25, 2011


A CPR pad that anyone can use

No training would be necessary to operate this concept device.

By June 23, 2008


A flashlight that will give you CPR

This $36 device will voice step-by-step instructions in a calm, cool female voice.

By June 13, 2008


Hard-drive CPR

You know that sinking feeling. You press power...and nothing. Not to fear. For some serious cash, there are data recovery services out there that can bring your hard drive back to life. CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi takes us through the process of recovery while stressing the importance of backing up files.

February 14, 2008


CPR for XP

CPR for XP provides a healthy dose of preventive care for Windows XP systems and can be a potential lifesaver for corrupted, nonbooting systems. If you're worried about possible data loss on XP, this app may well be worth the $30.

April 5, 2002

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 5, 2002

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The 404 1,486: Where we enlist citizen superheroes (podcast)

An app that enlists the help of CPR-certified citizens to help in local emergencies, proof that the Supreme Court knows squat about technology, the Tesla museum will soon become reality, what we can learn from putting an Oculus Rift on a chicken, and more!

By May 15, 2014


Mayo Clinic: Man survives 96 minutes without pulse

In what they say may be a first, researchers at the Mayo Clinic helped keep a man with no pulse alive--and healthy--for 96 minutes using continuous chest compressions, 12 defibrillator shocks, and capnography.

By May 2, 2011


iPhone app helps save high school b-ball star's life

A California basketball coach downloaded the $1.99 iPhone app Phone Aid to brush up on CPR last week, only to use it the very next day when a student collapsed and his heart stopped beating during practice.

By December 3, 2010


Learn to save lives with useful iPhone app

An iPhone app that provides information on how to identify injuries and perform first aid and CPR on victims.

By July 10, 2009