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FDA gives thumbs-up to latest fingertip EKG

The EPI Mini out of Singapore collects electrocardiogram readings for up to five people through their fingertips and sends the data via Bluetooth to a designated phone.

By Jul. 9, 2013

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Neil Armstrong's moon walk EKG reading up for auction

Astronaut Neil Armstrong's EKG reading from the moment he first stepped on the moon is going up for auction along with some other interesting space memorabilia, including Buzz Aldrin's space onesie.

By May. 6, 2013

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EPI Life: World's first EKG mobile phone

The EPI Life stands out with a built-in electrocardiogram measurement function linked to a 24-hour health concierge service. Unfortunately, it's only available in Asia for now.

By Jun. 16, 2010

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Do wristband heart trackers actually work? A checkup.

More wrist-based heart rate monitors are hitting the market, letting you gauge your fitness with a quick read of your pulse. But as Sharon Profis discovered after a visit to the doctor, these optical monitors may need more R&D.

By May. 22, 2014

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Device can identify abnormal heart rhythm linked to stillbirth

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin say they've been able to both diagnose as well as treat long QT syndrome in the womb.

By Nov. 12, 2013

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Bill proposes turning moon sites into national park

House representatives launch a bill to establish the Apollo Lunar Landing Sites National Historical Park on the moon.

By Jul. 10, 2013

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Stress-buster: Microsoft bra battles emotional overeating

A prototype bra from Microsoft researchers uses sensors to follow the wearer's mood with a goal of helping prevent stress-related eating.

By Dec. 2, 2013

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Three centuries of geek-milestone devices in one epic auction

A German "Auction of Firsts" includes relics and creations from tech luminaries from Pascal to Woz and Jobs.

By May. 9, 2013

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Apple patents screen you don't even need to touch

Apple has won patents on a heart rate monitor and a screen that you can control without touching it.

By Dec. 24, 2013

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Crave Ep. 120: Be careful where you leave your DNA

In this week's Crave craziness, we leave our DNA lying around for art's sake, turn on to a laser-powered flashlight, and get our heads chopped off with the Oculus Rift head-mounted display.

By May. 10, 2013