Phone Based Thermometer Creates A Forecast Of Local Health Weather

Phone Based Thermometer Creates A Forecast Of Local Health Weather

The Kinsa thermometer plugs into a phone and provides feedback on how to treat illness.

John Pugh, BI
  • 29 november 2013

When someone is feeling sick, usually the first thing to do is take their temperature to see if they are running a fever. However, all that a regular thermometer will reveal is body temperature – it won’t tell you what the ailing person might have, or what you should do. Imagine if this simple device could tell you not only what you are likely suffering from, but also the collective health of everyone else in your local area, surely it would be a much more effective first measure against illness.

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