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Adaptive Hearing Aid Focuses Users Only On What They Want To Hear
25 june 2014
The Soundhawk smart listening system uses wireless and smartphone capabilities to focus on specific sounds, rather than amplify all ambient noise.
Brain Stethoscope Translates Neural Activity Into Music [Video]
1 october 2013
Stanford University researchers are developing a new biofeedback tool to help differentiate epileptic seizures from normal brain activity.
‘Foursquare’ For Sharks Lets Anyone Track The Location Of Great Whites
21 august 2012
Stanford University’s free ‘Shark Net’ iOS app enables people to track geotagged sharks and learn more about them with photos, videos, and 3D interactive models.
PSFK Picks: Top 10 Health Innovations Of The Week
2 june 2012
We bring you the most stimulating and exciting stories from the world of wellness research.
Scientists Rewrite DNA Code In Cells With Erasable Digital Data
23 may 2012
Bioengineers from Stanford University have devised a way of repeatedly encoding, storing and erasing digital data within the DNA of living cells.
Reshaped Airplane Wing Makes Flying Silent & Uses 50% Less Fuel
19 march 2012
New biplane design by MIT and Stanford researchers produces less of a sonic boom and less drag making it more sustainable.
How Young Women Are Changing The Way We Speak
7 march 2012
Linguistic research analyzes the role of females in driving speech trends.
Wi-Fi Plug Creates Interactive Cloud-Based Classroom Anytime, Anywhere
13 january 2012
The SMILE Plug will allow students and teachers to engage and collaborate on multiple devices.
Stanford Researchers Create Stretchy Skin-Like Sensors
26 october 2011
The team believes they could have applications in prosthetic limbs, robotics and touch-sensitive computer displays.
Bike Repair Station At University Encourages Students To Go Green
4 october 2011
The University of Virginia provides easy access to tools and an air pump to students on campus.
Peer-To-Peer Car Rental Startup Wheelz Just Launched At Stanford [Headlines]
29 september 2011
Wheelz uses Facebook and an iPhone app to connect students who have cars with those who are in need.
Beauty Sells: Makeup Subscription Startup Earns $10.5M In Initial Investments
29 august 2011
Birchbox, the makeup subscription startup, announced $10.5M in earnings at the close of its first round of funding.
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