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Science, engineering and technology newstips
...ts for cell phones. Currently, some components for tuning
and receiving radio waves cannot be put on chips, increasing the size of devices. Miniaturized, on-chip components will be needed to make wearable communications devices feasible, he said. Note: A picture of the micromirror and motor is available. C...
Listening to music of choice during outpatient eye surgery lowers patients cardiovascular, emotional stress
...nificantly in the music group within 10 minutes of tuning
in and remained low, results showed. Only in the music group did cardiovascular measures nearly reach baseline, Allen said. Music patients also rated the stress of surgery lower and their ability to cope higher than the control group. This kind of...
Hearing aid research gets federal boost
...gnal processing algorithms will allow for the fine tuning
and customization of hearing aid sensitivity and will reduce unwanted sounds beyond what is possible with existing hearing aid technology. Ultimately, the signal processing could be tuned based on any of a number of criteria including directionality,...
UF 'smart home' demonstrates concept of automated elderly help and care
...the house senses it, turning on the television and tuning
it to the proper station in whatever room the resident visits. If the resident is concerned about security, he or she can ask the mobile phone if the house is secure, and the phone then checks the doors and reports back by voice. Helal described the...