Family of 5th victim: EEE ‘destroyed his brain’

Household of fifth sufferer: EEE ‘destroyed his mind’

EDWARDSBURG, Mich. (WOOD) Mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis has now killed half of the people reported to have been sickened by it this year in West Michigan. State health officials confirmed Monday that a fifth victim, a man from Cass County, died …
Paralyzed man walks using brain-controlled robotic suit -TV

Paralyzed man walks utilizing brain-controlled robotic go well with -TV

GRENOBLE, France (KABC) -- A man, paralyzed from the shoulders down, is now able to walk using a mind-controlled robotic suit.It may sound like science fiction, but it really happened in France. The man, identified only as Thibault, severed his spinal cord a…
Quadriplegic Man Uses Exoskeleton to Walk, Move Arms Again

Quadriplegic Man Makes use of Exoskeleton to Stroll, Transfer Arms Once more

When I was a child, the age-appropriate science magazines the school would distribute sometimes had stories about upcoming medical advances. That was where I first encountered the idea that scientists might one day construct a robotic exoskeleton that could h…
A pop of color and more: updates to Android’s brand

A pop of shade and extra: updates to Android’s model

Sameer Samat VP of Product Management, Android Published Aug 22, 2019 Over the last decade, Android's open platform has created a thriving community of manufacturers and developers that reach a global audience with their devices and apps. This has expanded beyond phones to tablets, cars, watches, TVs and more—with more than 2.5 billion active devices…
Why I’m glad Google’s done with dessert names for Android

Why I am glad Google's accomplished with dessert names for Android

Ever since the release of Android 1.5 Cupcake back in 2009, every subsequent update for the OS has had a tasty dessert name to go along with its numerical position — some of my favorites being Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean, Pie, and the classic Froyo. These dessert names have been a staple of the…
Android 10 is already rolling out to the Essential Phone

Android 10 is already rolling out to the Important Telephone

On September 3, Google released the final build of its long-awaited Android 10 update. We were only expecting Google's own Pixel devices to get the new software on Day One, but once again, Essential has reminded us that it's still alive with a swift update for the two-year-old Essential Phone. Around 2:00 PM ET on…
Have you installed Android 10 on your Pixel?

Have you ever put in Android 10 in your Pixel?

Yesterday, September 3, was a big day for Android. Why? It's when Google started rolling out the public build of Android 10 to all of its Pixel phones. It'll take some time for Android 10 to make its way to devices from Samsung, LG, and other OEMs, but for the time being, Pixel (and, surprisingly,…
Google Confirms Android 10 Will Fix 193 Security Vulnerabilities

Google Confirms Android 10 Will Repair 193 Safety Vulnerabilities

Google Confirms Android 10 Will Fix 193 Security Vulnerabilities (forbes.com) Posted by EditorDavid on Sunday August 25, 2019 @11:34AM from the not-so-sweet-treats dept. "Were it not for third-party components, the August Android Security Bulletin would have been the first report to be released with only a single critical vulnerability found," reports TechRepublic. "However, with the…
Microsoft Edge beta on Android now supports Read Aloud feature

Microsoft Edge beta on Android now helps Learn Aloud characteristic

The latest beta release of Microsoft Android on Android supports the Read Aloud feature. This allows users to have webpages read aloud, which increases accessibility and gives people another way to consume the web. The same feature is already available on Microsoft Edge for Windows 10 and recently rolled out to Microsoft Edge for Mac…
Apple Music beta adds Chromecast support for Android devices

Apple Music beta provides Chromecast help for Android units

Apple and Android products don't always play nicely together, and one of the prime examples is the Apple Music app for Android. While the app has been around for four years now, it has yet to implement support for Chromecast. I'm sure for many of you, that was a big enough reason in itself to…