Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, and Robert Bosch GmbH, announced a research collaboration focused on 5G NR technology applications for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
A biomedical engineering research team from the University of California has developed a new wearable respiratory sensor to monitor children with chronic pulmonary conditions. The design was built with inspiration from a favorite childhood toy, Shrinky Dinks
Facebook has applied to patent a system where people could comment on laws that might affect them, then have that feedback worked into a formal political proposal, creating a way for people to “meaningfully engage in civil discourse” online.
Today the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that generally relates to computer systems for virtual/augmented reality, including but not limited to electronic devices for interacting with augmented and virtual reality environments.
Bone elongation requires the maintenance of a growth plate of cartilage. Two studies have now identified stem cells specific to this structure that give rise to both cartilage cells and bone-marrow stem cells.
Hepatocellular carcinoma is the third leading cause of deaths from cancer worldwide. Infection with the hepatitis B virus is one of the leading risk factors for developing hepatocellular carcinoma, particularly in East Asia.