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Phone app recognizes heart attacks with accuracy of an ECG

Phone app recognizes heart attacks with accuracy of an ECG

Researchers from the Intermountain Medical Center (IMC) Heart Institute in the United States have found that a newly developed smartphone application known as AliveCor can detect serious heart attacks almost as accurately as an ECG. The application’s focus is on detecting a …Continue reading

Edu-Aid Application Makes Sign Language Accessible

A 23-year old Pakistani entrepreneur has developed an application for people with hearing disabilities. The application, known as Edu-Aid, translates sign language into spoken language. The software of the application developed by Syed Faizan Hussain makes use of computer vision, natural language …Continue reading

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Reigns Supreme During Google I/O

Day 2 and Day 3 of Google’s annual developer conference delved deeper into its virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) initiatives. Google showcased Seurat Technology which allows users to take high-end, film-quality 3D scenes and turn them into a format that …Continue reading

A More Efficient Way of Solving Civic Problems Using Technology

There is a large open manhole on the road leading to your home. The pungent smell of the toxic sewer gases being released from it makes you want to avoid that area as much as possible. What do you do now? You …Continue reading

Orient Smart Devices Comes out on Top at Pakistan Mobile App Awards

Smart Devices from BlueEast Pvt. Ltd., the technology wing of Orient Electronics, has won first place and Rs. 300,000 in cash money in the Pakistan Mobile App Awards 2016 for their home automation product which also serves as a disability application for …Continue reading

Developers of App Allowing Remote Control of Vehicle Operations Win Seed Funding

The developers of a smartphone application allowing remote control of various vehicle operations including locking and unlocking it and turning it on and off have secured seed funding of $150,000 from a local corporation. The application developed by Car Chabi, an Internet …Continue reading

WhatsApp is about to stop working at the end of 2016

Popular communication application Whatsapp has announced that it will drop support for older mobile platforms by the end of 2016. “While these mobile devices have been an important part of our story, they don’t offer the kind of capabilities we need to …Continue reading

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