I’ve been massively writing about the potentials of Google Glass in healthcare and while I got an invitation, I couldn’t test it myself as I’m not a US citizen.
This prezi gives you a clear picture about what surgeons would expect from wearing Google Glass. But here are 3 other examples.
Remote virtual surgery via Google Glass and telepresence:
From Oculus Rift to Smart Glass: world-changing future products getting their start today:
RealView 3D Live Intraoperative Holography Using Philips Imaging (VIDEO): Imagine when you can do this with Google Glass!
I’ve seen this video on many social media channels in the past couple of days although it’s about 2 years old. Plenty of my social media contacts called this robot creepy. Well, if you think such a humanoid robot is creepy, check out the ones below.
According to relevant analyses, these robots will first be used in elderly care.
Robot baby learns how to express human emotions:
Top 3 Humanoid Robots In The World:
I had the honor to receive the “John Kemény Award” from the John von Neumann Computer Society for my research and other activities in computer science.
John Kemény was a mathematician, computer scientist, and educator best known for co-developing the BASIC programming language in 1964. I couldn’t be happier.
I just came across a great infographic summarizing the key concepts of using 3D printing in the healthcare/pharmaceutical industry. Check it out here!
A quite relevant announcement was published a few days ago describing an ambitious project from the Cardiovascular Innovation Institute in Kentucky aimed at replacing the human heart by designing a 3D printer capable of recreating such an organ.
I was invited to contribute to the FUTURIST Magazine managed by the World Future Society. My first contribution was about Top 40 Trends Shaping the Future of Medicine.
It’s a great step on the path of becoming a medical futurist.
I was checking out the winning entries of the Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards when I came across this infographic focusing on why healthcare is so expensive. Stunning data and data visualization methods. Click on the image for the original size.