Friday, July 29, 2011
Thursday, July 28, 2011
This interesting article http://goo.gl/7M1JK on utilization of Microsoft Kinect in healthcare provides a glimpse of the future. Once we move beyond the mouse and keyboard the possibilities are encouraging.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Jumio http://goo.gl/0Tmp5 has released Netswipe, a technology http://goo.gl/EUY8g that allows a standard webcam to be a secure credit card reader. Would you use it instead of typing in your credit card number for an online purchase?
The post office closures http://goo.gl/rnp9L come as no surprise. I only get mail maybe 4 of 6 days now and most of it is junk mail.
While this is feasible, it somehow strikes me as strange that one would want to incorporate medical sensing devices into your car like the EKG monitor built into a steering wheel as discussed in this article http://mobihealthnews.com/12128/toyota-demos-ecg-sensing-steering-wheel/.
This article gives an interesting and informative perspective on what tools startups are using http://mashable.com/2011/07/26/startup-tools/.