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glucose

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Glucose-based battery has 10 times energy of lithium: researchers

Researchers at Virginia Tech have developed a working sugar-powered fuel cell with energy density greater than that of current lithium-ion batteries.

By February 4, 2014

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Google's smart contact lens measures glucose levels in tears

Google is working on a smart contact lens that could help people with diabetes monitor their blood glucose levels.

By January 19, 2014

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iHealth Lab unleashes glucose monitor that syncs with mobile devices

The portable Bluetooth-enabled blood glucose monitor, coming out Wednesday, syncs readings automatically to a designated iOS or Android device for future tracking and sharing.

By October 30, 2013

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Ditto data system bridges glucose monitors, smartphones

Biomedtrics' ditto Glucose Data System transmits blood glucose data from several glucometers to Android mobile devices.

By October 21, 2013

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Google X project has lofty goal: Prevent disease

Google's audacious research arm has already invested in driverless cars and Wi-Fi balloons. Now a new "moon shot" will try to tackle health care by examining what it means to be healthy.

By July 25, 2014

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Google finds partner to produce 'smart' contact lenses for diabetics

An agreement between the Google[x] resesearch lab and pharmaceutical giant Novartis will license the technology for actual medical use for people with diabetes and other conditions.

By July 15, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 018: Mapping Mars, future windshields, high-tech contacts, and more

On today's show, Rich and Ashley discuss Google's glucose-measuring contact lenses, Jaguar's future car tech, and a new USGS map of Mars. How would you use an augmented reality windshield?

By July 15, 2014

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Google Glass creator heads to Amazon

Babak Parviz, who led the development of Google Glass and other technologies at the Internet search-engine giant, confirms to CNET he left for Amazon.

By July 14, 2014

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Apple, Google, Samsung to take on diabetes with wearables -- report

The companies are seeking ways to integrate health sensors and apps into their wearable devices, including those to measure glucose levels in a non-invasive way.

By June 23, 2014

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Google reportedly readying health service called Google Fit

Joining a burgeoning field of tech giants focused on health, the Web giant will unveil new platform in late June, Forbes reports.

By June 12, 2014