Interesting! A New App Could Help One Reduce Plastic Waste And Save Money. The App, “Tap,” Is The Google Map For Locating Water Fountains And Refill Stations. The App Also Allows Search For Unfiltered, Sparkling or Flavored Water. The App Can Be Used In Major Cities Like New York To New Delhi
Pretty Cool If Folks Can 3D-Visualize How A Product Would Look In Their Home Space Before Buying The Product. This Is What Many Companies, Especially Furniture Companies, Are Doing Using Apps. This Could Make It Easy, Especially For Folks, Who Find It Difficult To Visualize How A Product Could Fit In Before Buying.
The Miles App, Aside From Mining Personal Data, Seems Cool Because It Tries To Encourage Folks, Through More Rewards, To Use Environmentally Friendly Means Of Transportation Like Biking And Walking. These Rewards Can Then Be Redeemed In Stores Like Starbucks And Target. BTW, Just Signing Up Gets One 2000 Miles (About $5 Freebies Worth).
An App, “HopkinsPD,” Has Been Developed That Can Help Doctors Track Remotely, Patients Experiences With Parkinson’s Disease. The App Does This Through A Variety Of Tests: Finger Tapping, Voice, Gait And Reaction Time Activities. These Tests Enable It To Rate The Severity Of The Disease On A Scale Of 1-100, With 100 Being The Most Severe.
An Experimental App May Help Doctors More Accurately Check For Blood Flow, So As To Determine Good Candidates For Procedure To Unblock Arteries And Restore Blood Flow To The Heart. The Apps Works By Monitoring Color Changes In The Fingertips. The App Is Said To Be 92% Accurate While The Commonly Used Allen Test Is 82% Accurate.
Imagine Combining The Bark App, And The Say Something Anonymous Reporting System (SSARS), Which Allows Anyone To Report Any Suspicious Activity. Both Apps May Be Influential In Reducing School Shooting Threats, Suicide, Bullying, And Substance Abuse. SSARS Was Developed By Parents Whose Kids Were Victims In The Sandy Hook Massacre.
Parents May Be Interested In The App, “Bark.” The App Monitors Threats Associated With Kids Being Online, And Informs Parents And School Administrators Of Any Such Threat. Examples Of The Threats Monitored Are Sexting, Depression, Cyberbullying, Internet Predators, And Suicidal Thoughts. The App Sounds Almost Like The SafeToNet App.
People Over 40 Yrs May Want To Check Out The “Relative More Accurate” Online Skin Cancer, Melanoma, Prediction Tool, QIMR. The Tool Is Said To Use Variables Like Sex, Treated Skin Lesions, Hair Color, Sex, Mole Count At Age 21, And Sunscreen Use To Predict One’s Vulnerability In The Next 3.5 Yrs.
Aside From Its Beauty And Symbolism, It Seems Like More Information Can be Extracted From A Tattoo. E.G., It Could Be Used As A Music Bar Code, Which Can Be Scanned With The “Skin Motion App” And Then Played. And Secondly, It May Inform On Health Status By The Color Variation.
The App, “Hold,” Could Entice College Students To Stop The Frequent Use Of Their Phones. The App Does This By Bribing Students With Points Every 20 Mins They Don’t Use Their Phones. And The Points Can Be Used To Get Discounts And Freebies When Shopping On Amazon And Many More. Really Gotten To That Point?
The Apple Watch Heart Rate Sensor, In Addition To Detecting Abnormal Heart Rhythm (A-Fib), Sleep Apnea And Hypertension, Can Also Detect Diabetes With 85% Accuracy Rate. This Is So Cool Because An Early Detection Of Diabetes Could Help Alleviate Diabetes Related Diseases.
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USA Residents May Soon, Via The Doctors Report App ,” Be Able To Track 15 Types Of Diseases That Could Infect Their Area By Severity, Age And Zip Code. The Device Is Almost Like Checking The Weather Before You Leave Your House. I Wish It Could Be Made Available To All Parts Of The World.
Diabetics May Be Interested In The Advances Develop To Test Blood Glucose Level Without The Discomfort Of Pricking Ones Fingers. The Most Recent Is A Test Monitor Embedded In The Contact lens, Worn In An Eye, That Detects The Glucose Level From Tears. It Is Expected To Be Available Commercially In < 5 Years.
The New App, “TRY” Enables Anyone, Who Is A Member, To Buy Clothes And Then, Within A Given Period, Try The Clothes Out At Home Without Being Charged For The Clothes One Chooses To Return. The More Trustworthy One Is, The More Likely You’re To Try More Clothes At Any Given Time.
Just Like The Chowberry App, But For Restaurants. The App, “Frenzi,” Seems To Connect Restaurants, With Excess Food, To Consumers. I Wander Why The Apps Never Seem To Catch On With Consumers. Or Do Some People Feel Like They Are Being Fed With Left Over Foods That Could Have Some Health Consequences?
This Cool Centers For Disease Control (CDC) App, TravWell, Will Not Only Give You Recommendations Regarding The Vaccine Shots That You Need To Take As You Plan Your International Trip(s), But It Would Also Help You Keep Track Of All Your Vaccinations And Medications For Future References. The App Also Works Offline, Nice!
Cool Algorithm That Can Predict Plant Disease Outbreaks/ Hotspots. The Algorithm Uses The Concept That Closely Related Plants Are Bound To Be Infected By The Same Pest. So, By Understanding Plant/Pest Interactions And The Geographic Distribution Of Plants Prone To Similar Pest Infections, The Algorithm Can Predict Hotspots.
Carrot, A Venture Sponsored Company, Just Got Cleared As The First Device Company, By The FDA, For A Sensor And An App That Encourages One To Stop Smoking. The App And Sensor Do This By Helping Smokers Detect And Track Carbon Monoxide Levels (Higher For Smokers Than Non Smokers) Over Time.
The New App, “Coinflash,” Is Almost Like The Moneybox App Except That Spare Changes, Rounded Up To A Dollar from Any Debit Or Credit Card Purchases That You Make, Are Invested Into Any Crypto Currency, Like The Bitcoin, Of Your Choice Through A Coinbase Account.
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This Cool App, “Forest Watcher,” Combats Deforestation, Fire And Illegal Mining. The App Works By Enabling Forest Rangers To Download The Most Recent Satellite Data, When Online, Which Shows Them Where These Activities Are Happening. The Data With GPS Can Then Be Used Offline To Locate These Activities And Also Collect More Data.