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The BiliCam Smartphone App Detects Jaundice in Newborns

The BiliCam Smartphone App Detects Jaundice in Newborns

Jaundice in newborns is a common condition, particularly in preterm infants and babies less than a week old. However, jaundice is sometimes hard to see, which is why a team of physicians and engineers

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LEGO Fusion Couples LEGO Construction with Virtual App Games for Kids

LEGO Fusion Couples LEGO Construction with Virtual App Games for Kids

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Printeer is a Kid-Friendly 3D Printer That Turns Drawings into Tangible Objects

Printeer is a Kid-Friendly 3D Printer That Turns Drawings into Tangible Objects

3D printing is an amazing, innovative advancement that’s ideal for teaching kids about technology and engineering all while having fun and using their creativity to make whatever they want. But despite

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Fourteen Year-Old Girl Invents a Pedal-Powered Washing Machine/Exercise Bike to Wash Her Family’s Clothes

Fourteen Year-Old Girl Invents a Pedal-Powered Washing Machine/Exercise Bike to Wash Her Family’s Clothes

When she was only fourteen, the innovative and resourceful Remya Jose transformed an old bicycle gear and spare parts into a pedal-powered washing machine! Jose, now 16, lives in Kizhattoor Panchayat in

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Rainy Pot Drizzles Water Out of a Cloud to Gently Feed Your Plants

Rainy Pot Drizzles Water Out of a Cloud to Gently Feed Your Plants

Rainy Pot, designed by Jeong Seungbin, began as an entry in the 2013 Red Dot Design Award event. Now, the unique and clever watering flower and plant pot has been turned into a real product! Rainy Pot

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TeenSafe iPhone Monitoring Tool Gives Parents All Access to Their Kids’ Mobile Phone Use and Social Activity

TeenSafe iPhone Monitoring Tool Gives Parents All Access to Their Kids’ Mobile Phone Use and Social Activity

As a parent I hope you realize that you should be discussing mobile phone and online safety with your kids. However, if frank discussions aren’t good enough, you may want to invest in technology

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Google Glass Enables New Moms to Get High-Tech Breastfeeding Support

Google Glass Enables New Moms to Get High-Tech Breastfeeding Support

Breastfeeding Support Project – An Overview from Small World Social on Vimeo. The Australian Breastfeeding Association (ABA) recently completed a trial breastfeeding support project with Google

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TinkerBots Robotic Building Blocks are Like ‘Living LEGOs’ That Teach Kids About Technology

TinkerBots Robotic Building Blocks are Like ‘Living LEGOs’ That Teach Kids About Technology

If your kids like robots and LEGO they’re going to love TinkerBots. One-part Lego blocks and one-part Arduino, Tinkerbots is a modular robotics building set made by Kinematics that encourages kids to

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iSwimband Wearable Accessory Warns You When Your Child Might Be Drowning

iSwimband Wearable Accessory Warns You When Your Child Might Be Drowning

As the weather begins to heat up and plans for family vacations and visits to the pool are on the horizon, now is a good time to start thinking about water safety. Whether your child is a novice swimmer

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Firefly Infant Phototherapy Device Treats Jaundice & Saves Infants Lives in Developing Nations

Firefly Infant Phototherapy Device Treats Jaundice & Saves Infants Lives in Developing Nations

Nearly 3 in 5 babies (or 60%) are born with jaundice, a condition that leaves their skin and eyes with a yellowish tint due to excess bilirubin in their blood. In most cases, newborns will recover without

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hereO GPS Watch is Designed Especially for Kids & Dubbed the World’s Smallest Real-Time Tracking Device

hereO GPS Watch is Designed Especially for Kids & Dubbed the World’s Smallest Real-Time Tracking Device

Keeping track of your kids is a 24/7 job in today’s increasingly complex society. To help parents monitor where their kids are at all times hereO is debuting a new GPS watch, and they’re

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Ingenious New App Turns Your Android Phone into a Mobile Baby Monitor

Ingenious New App Turns Your Android Phone into a Mobile Baby Monitor

Baby monitors are one of those little technological helpers you need — especially when you have to tear yourself away from your new bundle of joy. But (in an exhausted new parent haze) it’s all to

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Hasbro Teams Up with 3D Systems So Kids Can Start 3D Printing Their Toys

Hasbro Teams Up with 3D Systems So Kids Can Start 3D Printing Their Toys

Soon enough kids may be able to print their own 3D printed toys. Hasbro, the makers of everything from Transformers to My Little Pony toys just signed a partnership with the 3D printing company 3D

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TellSpec is a Handheld Device That Detects Food Allergens and Environmental Toxins

TellSpec is a Handheld Device That Detects Food Allergens and Environmental Toxins

Unless you’re making every single meal from scratch, it is almost impossible to tell what ingredients are hiding in your child’s food. For those kids with food sensitivities or serious food

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Circuit Stickers Transform Kids’ Art Into an Interactive Light Show!

Circuit Stickers Transform Kids’ Art Into an Interactive Light Show!

Light up ordinary drawings and arts and crafts projects with Circuit Stickers by Chibitronics. These electronic stickers, made from lead-free materials, let kids build circuits that stick to most surfaces

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Study Shows Many Kids are Distracted by Texting While Crossing the Street

Study Shows Many Kids are Distracted by Texting While Crossing the Street

Photo by Shutterstock Most of us know that texting and driving is a really bad idea, but what about texting and walking? That combination is also highly hazardous according to a new study by Safe Kids

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INDEX: Award-Winning ‘Natalie Collection’ Birth Simulator Could Help Save Millions of Babies Annually

INDEX: Award-Winning ‘Natalie Collection’ Birth Simulator Could Help Save Millions of Babies Annually

Everyday, thousands of newborn babies and mothers die of complications during childbirth that can easily be prevented with adequate tools and training. To address this issue, Norwegian company Laerdal

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Have a Ball! Cleverly Designed Balls and Ball Decor with Wow Factor

Have a Ball! Cleverly Designed Balls and Ball Decor with Wow Factor

Are you having a ball this summer? We are… literally! You won’t believe all of the wow-worthy derivations of the ever-popular ball that we have rounded-up. Designer Hugh Hayden made a cheery,

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