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ultrasound

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'Ultrasound of stellar embryos' determines age of stars

You can find out how old a baby star is simply by listening to it, say researchers at Europe's KU Leuven.

By July 7, 2014

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3D-printed cast uses ultrasound to speed healing

A stylish-looking 3D-printed cast for broken bones uses an ultrasonic pulse generator to help stimulate the growth of new bone.

By April 23, 2014

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New ultrasound tech could improve cancer detection

When it comes to detecting cancer, ultrasound is simply too low-res to compare with CT scans and MRIs. Up the resolution, though, and the less expensive, radiation-free alternative could become an ideal alternative.

By January 31, 2014

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Ultrasound drives next-generation mobile gestures

At CES 2014, CNET went hands-on with the touchless gesturing technology we'll see in next year's smartphones and tablets.

By January 8, 2014

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What's behind next-gen mobile gestures? Ultrasound (Hands-on)

Touchless gestures like scrolling and advancing a photo or music track are going to get a lot more interesting, according to Elliptic Labs, seen at CES 2014.

By January 8, 2014

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Elliptic Labs uses ultrasound for touchless gesture control

The Silicon Valley startup shows off its new technology at CES and discusses its plans to partner with computer makers, as well as its software development kit.

By January 8, 2013

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3D-printed baby fetus is more impressive than an ultrasound

Forget bronzed baby shoes. Pass on posting your ultrasound on Facebook. The new ultimate piece of baby memorabilia is a 3D-printed fetus keepsake.

By August 1, 2012

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Philips comes full circle with massive bet on lighting and health-tech

The 123-year-old Dutch company has ruthlessly cut ties with TV, audio, and the categories that have made it most famous. Can an ageing population put this venerable firm back on top?

By October 10, 2014

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​Elliptic Labs ultrasonic gestures are impressive and coming soon

Capacitive touch devices keep getting better and better, but the next step of natural interaction is to get rid of touch altogether.

By October 8, 2014

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Paint-on bandage changes color as your wound heals

A smart liquid bandage glows to reveal the amount of oxygen the wound underneath is getting, and that could help doctors help us heal.

By October 6, 2014