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STD scare? Just take your phone to the loo...

As rates of STDs among young people in the UK continue to rise every year, health officials are developing a computer chip that can diagnose herpes, chlamydia, and more--within minutes.

By November 8, 2010


Portable device to detect pathogens in 30 minutes

The goal: A handheld device, described as a molecular-level Lego set, that will test for tuberculosis and similar bugs in 30 minutes.

By February 6, 2012


'Tis the season to Crave: Jeff Sparkman's picks

CNET copy editor Jeff Sparkman narrows down his wish list to five vaguely tech-related items. He's been really good this year. Honest.

By December 20, 2008