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medical-alert tracking

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In paralysis, finding freedom via brain-wave tech

ALS patient and advocate Eric Valor is part of an experimental project to test out a brain-wave-reading headset, technology that could one day give paralyzed people more independence.

By August 30, 2014

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'Smart Diaper' with QR code may track tots' health

New disposable diapers making a run on Indiegogo test a baby's pee to track urinary tract infections, dehydration, or kidney woes.

By July 11, 2013

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Jawbone buys BodyMedia in wearable tech push

The company best known for its Bluetooth headsets is accessorizing with BodyMedia, which focuses on wearable body monitors.

By April 30, 2013

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Cool or creepy? Alohar tracks your location, always

The guy who made the blue dot on Google Maps possible is at it again, this time with an even more accurate location technology.

By June 2, 2012

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Advocacy group flip-flops twice over CISPA surveillance bill

The Center for Democracy and Technology once opposed CISPA. Then, to the delight of CISPA's backers, it ceased actively opposing the bill. Now it's opposing CISPA once again.

By April 25, 2012

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Chew on this: NutriSmart edible RFID tags

Prototype NutriSmart system uses edible RFID tags to track food from production to the plate. You might not want to know what that Twinkie is trying to tell you, but it's for your own good.

By June 13, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1458: With our data comes great responsibility (Podcast)

Dear every company on earth who's apparently selling our data to anyone who will buy it and/or collecting it in fat, juicy databases that are like candy to hackers: can you just, like, try to be a tiny bit more careful? And maybe we will, too? Ok, thanks, great. Verizon's LTE service is creeping back after an unexplained outage, Barnes and Noble hits back at Microsoft, calling its patent infringement lawsuits little more than extortion, and an enterprising teen-ager honors our fallen soldiers with a digital record of all the graves at Arlington. Now that is a hero.

By April 28, 2011

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Real-time tracking of those who wander

Medical Mobile Monitoring develops a medical-alert tracking system that lets users track someone via GPS satellite online, but its funny-looking pendant misses the mark.

By December 29, 2009

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Live blog: WWDC 2009 keynote

CNET's live coverage of the opening keynote address at the Worldwide Developers Conference, during which Apple's Phil Schiller announces the iPhone 3G S.

By June 8, 2009

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Live blog: Steve Jobs at WWDC 2008

Live coverage of Apple CEO's keynote speech at the Worldwide Developers Conference, where he introduced the world to the next-generation iPhone.

By June 9, 2008