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VIDEO: iPhone gets stethoscope adaptor

VIDEO: iPhone gets stethoscope adaptor

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A startup called RidRx has created an adaptor that'll allow you to mod an old stethoscope into a fully-functioning iPhone or iPod touch-enabled version of the heartbeat detector. It comes with a phone dock/holder and an app that will record and analyse... >>

Star Trek's Tricorder on route to becoming reality

Star Trek's Tricorder on route to becoming reality

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The Star Trek Tricorder, a device that allows medics to check their patients in the field in the sci-fi TV show, took a step closer to becoming reality today thanks to a new device being shown off by General Electric in the US. The device, which is a... >>

Glucoboy offers lifesaver for kids with diabetes

Glucoboy offers lifesaver for kids with diabetes

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A new lifesaving device has been launched for kids suffering from diabetes. The Glucoboy is claimed to be the first ever glucose level measuring machine to be designed specifically for children, teenagers and the "young at heart". It is claimed to be... >>