News - 10 Feb 2021
Photoplethysmography (PPG) is an easy optical method for detecting volumetric variations in peripheral blood circulation.
Many smartphones are already embedded with the technology to use pulse...
News - 8 Nov 2019
A highly sensitive system developed by a team of engineers at the National University of Singapore (NUS) utilizes a smartphone to quickly identify the presence of toxin-creating algae in water in just...
News - 20 Sep 2019
In a public space, people can be often seen wearing earphones or earbuds. Zhanpeng Jin, a computer scientist from University at Buffalo (UB), was curious over the prevalence of this old-meets-new...
News - 31 Jul 2019
The present-day leading method to measure the presence of viruses and other biological markers of disease is effective but costly and large.
It is too difficult for use in a number of...
News - 24 Apr 2019
Lanthanides—the rare earth metals utilized in many technologies, including smartphones—could be detected in a more efficient and cost-effective manner with a novel protein-based...
News - 14 Mar 2019
A “radical” technology being developed at Purdue University that’s making smartphones and other electronic devices more bendable could help save lives one day soon through better...
News - 19 Feb 2019
Peratech, a world leader in force-sensing technology has launched its QTC®-based EDGE force-sensing solution that delivers User Experience (UX) differentiation and functionality for smartphones,...
News - 9 Jan 2019
At The University of Tokyo, researchers have devised a novel system to charge electronic devices like smartwatches and smartphones wirelessly.
In the new technique, a flexible, cuttable power...
News - 14 Dec 2018
A novel ingestible capsule that can be controlled through Bluetooth wireless technology has been designed by researchers at MIT, Draper, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
The new capsule...
News - 2 Nov 2018
ON Semiconductor, driving energy efficient innovations, is enabling more efficient inspection of smartphone displays with the introduction of a new 50 megapixel (MP) resolution charge-coupled device...