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imec

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IMEC unveils heart monitor for athletes, elderly

The ECG necklace is able to monitor one's heart even in loud environments, and can transmit data wirelessly to a computer within 10 miles.

By Sep. 3, 2009

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Simband, sensors key to Samsung wearables push

The Korean electronics maker looks beyond today's Gear Fit with new hardware and software platforms designed for "the future of health." And it wants other companies to join in.

By May. 28, 2014

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EEG headset makes surfing brain's waves easier

Electroencephalogram headset could be used for neuro-feedback, safety (no sleeping behind wheel), entertainment (game adjustments based on mood).

By Feb. 8, 2011

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Android phones get heart-healthy

European researchers are working on a low-power prototype interface that transmits wireless EKG-sensor signals to a mobile device.

By Oct. 14, 2010

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Tomatoes, melons, cucumbers grown on thin films

Japanese hydrogel R&D firm is growing a cornucopia of plants on film instead of soil. The film prevents bacteria and viruses from harming the plants, so chemicals aren't needed, which could be useful when soil gets contaminated.

By Aug. 17, 2011

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Harnessing brainwaves with solar power

Lightweight headset is powered by sunlight and body heat to read electrical impulses.

By Apr. 21, 2008