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.
The goal: A handheld device, described as a molecular-level Lego set, that will test for tuberculosis and similar bugs in 30 minutes.
CNET copy editor Jeff Sparkman narrows down his wish list to five vaguely tech-related items. He's been really good this year. Honest.