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Technology and Gadget News Around the World. Most of these articles are reappeared on this blog trough automation content creation.

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Jan

This tiny sensor could bring blood pressure monitoring to wearables

Photoplethysmography (PPG) sensor maker Valencell announced a new sensor that can measure blood pressure with a simple touch. The device collects blood flow data, inertial data and combines it with the subject’s physical characteristics to determine blood pressure readings. Valencell says the algorithm offers comparable results with traditional blood pressure measurement devices. Valencell is pursuing FDA clearance for the tech, which might find its way into various wearable devices. The tiny device next to the…

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Jan

Cancer cells can hibernate like bears to evade chemotherapy

Cancer cells can hibernate like bears during chemotherapy, a team of doctors has discovered. The cancer cells can act as a living organism, slowing down their activities to survive until the drugs are cleared from the system. The same team figured out a way to prevent the cells from going into hibernation, which could lead to more effective chemotherapy protocols for certain types of cancer. The novel coronavirus pandemic might be the most important thing…

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Jan

Samsung needs the iPhone to hype its Galaxy S21 launch

Samsung Mobile US used an iPhone to send out a tweet hyping the imminent Galaxy S21 Unpacked launch event. This shouldn’t be a big deal, but the fact that a person whose job is to promote Samsung phones chooses an iPhone for work is quite telling. Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S21 series on Thursday during a press event that will be streamed online at 10 AM EST. It’s January 14th, which means the CES…

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Jan

‘WandaVision’ hits Disney+ on Friday: Watch these MCU movies first

WandaVision launches on January 15th, kicking off Phase 4 of the MCU with two episodes that will be streaming on Disney+ this Friday. Marvel released its first Legends shorts on Disney+ which recap the stories of Wanda and Vision in anticipation of the WandaVision premiere. It so happens that Wanda and Vision appeared in some of the best Avengers movies so far, and they’re absolutely must-watch movies to fully understand the new WandaVision TV show….

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Jan

Samsung’s under-display camera works, but it won’t come to Galaxy S21

Samsung confirmed the first product that will feature a camera under the display, but it won’t be a Galaxy handset like the upcoming Galaxy S21 series. Under panel camera technology will be used in connection with the new OLED screens for laptops that Samsung has been teasing online. Samsung has also featured a Galaxy Note-like phone that lacks a hole-punch display in a different video, which seems to imply the camera is placed under the…