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Smart syringe turns bright red to warn of prior use

The ABC Syringe is embedded with ink that turns color when exposed to air as a way to warn caregivers that the syringe has been used.

By Sep. 3, 2013


'Star Wars'-like light syringe could target cancer

A novel method out of Scotland is capable of firing a laser beam accurate enough to puncture a hole in an individual cell.

By Nov. 25, 2008


Buzzy Mini makes getting shots a lot more tolerable

The Buzzy Mini uses cold and vibrations to soothe your fear of needles and take the pain out of injections.

By Jan. 9, 2014


Aira auto-injector warms drugs to body temperature

A heated syringe system from Cambridge Consultants warms drugs to body temperature so they flow more easily, potentially reducing injection times by up to 30 percent.

By Oct. 16, 2013


3D-printing with liquid metal at room temperature

A new method for printing 3D structures and wires from liquid metal opens up possibilities for flexible and stretchable electronic connections.

By Jul. 9, 2013


Y Combinator for the world? How USAID lab plans to fight poverty

The goal of the U.S. Global Development Lab is nothing short of harnessing innovation to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030. Crave's Eric Mack asks USAID about the ambitious plan it likens to DARPA.

By Apr. 3, 2014


Researchers closing in on effective malaria vaccine

The early stage clinical trial is small, but out of the 15 volunteers given the highest dose of a malaria vaccine, 12 are showing total resistance to the disease.

By Aug. 8, 2013


V-Moda Revamp headphone review: Because vampires like music, too

The V-Moda Revamp earbuds are a collaboration between V-Moda and HBO for the vampire TV show "True Blood," but you don't have to be a fan to enjoy them.

By Sep. 6, 2011


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Utilities Updates: Hackposé 1.0; Safari Enhancer 2.0.7b1; Disk Permissions Utility 2.0; more

By Oct. 27, 2003


Pharma firms could soon use 3D printers to create drugs

Researchers at Glasgow University are experimenting with 3D printers and novel tech called "reactionware" to print drugs.

By Apr. 18, 2012