IBM's 5-in-5 foretells life-changing tech in five years
Digital farming, radical recycling and mapping the microbiome have the potential to change the way people work, live and interact, says IBM.
Obsessive selfie perfection leads to 'Snapchat dysmorphia
The rise of picture-perfect photo-editing apps and social media filters drives users to drastic measures to achieve the "perfect selfie" look, resulting in a mental disorder.
UCT, Indian university develop drug dispensing tech
The Internet of things device allows doctors to remotely administer medication to hospital patients.
IBM creates blockchain network for medical industry
The computing company and its partners establish a blockchain network to drive digital transformation in the healthcare industry.
Healthcare spend on wearables to reach $40bn: Juniper
Health trackers and remote patient monitoring technology are set to become `must haves' in delivering healthcare.
Excessive social media use similar to drug addiction
Around one-third of people on the planet are using social media, and some display excessive use tendencies towards social media sites, a study reveals.
Creating accessibility for all: Empowering persons with disabilities
There is no physical disability that should dampen the spirit of ability and perseverance in humans, says Microsoft.
New mobile app helps users optimise lifestyle through genetic data
Global wellness genetics firm DNAFit partnered with creative technology company Bluegrass Digital to develop a mobile app to help clients optimise their health.