The hardware wearable business is a tough gig, and today brings another reminder: Fitness and activity tracking startup Misfit has announced a new partnership with Beddit, a hardware maker that builds a smart sleep monitoring system. The Beddit deal brings a co-branded device to Misfit’s lineup of offering, allowing the Misfit app to now also track advanced sleep information. Beddit… Read More
The EU’s top court says designer drugs that mimic cannabis, which are already illegal in many countries, cannot be classed as medicinal.
Cooling babies deprived of oxygen at birth improves their chances of growing up without disabilities such as cerebral palsy, research suggests.
Malaria parasites can hide inside the bone marrow and evade the body’s defences, research confirms.
Smart pill bottle company AdhereTech today announced the close of its first Series A. Undisclosed investors in the healthcare industry funded the company with $1.75 million in financing.
The company will use the new funding to further scale its healthcare services, as well as to develop a second generation of smart pill bottles, which it said will be smaller, cheaper and easier to mass… Read More
Watch out, Fitbit. Xiaomi is firing up its photocopiers again.
Xiaomi makes the best cheap gadgets available. The company started out cloning existing gadgets, but has since moved on to designing and developing its own wares. And selling them dir…
Researchers say TB rates in children may be 25% higher than current estimates by the World Health Organization.
Long forgotten vials of smallpox left in a cardboard box are discovered by a government scientist at a research centre near Washington, officials say.