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A research group run by Microsoft in Cambridge, England, has developed a digital camera called the SenseCam for Alzheimer's and dementia patients. It hangs around the patient's neck and takes wide-angle lens pictures that capture most of what the patient is able to see. The camera has light and heat sensors that prompt it to take pictures as the user's surroundings change throughout the day. Alternatively, the camera can be set to take pictures every thirty seconds that can be turned into short movies that remind patients what happened over the course of any specific day.

The results for patients using the cameras have been pretty astonishing so far: one woman who could only remember 2% of events from any given week could recall 80% of major events that occurred over a six week period when she reviewed the SenseCam's images for an hour every two days.

You don't have to have a neurological disorder to want to remember what you were doing two weeks, two months, or two years ago. We're glad to see that Microsoft is researching other uses for the SenseCam that include monitoring food intake, coordinating disaster response, and, of course, "automatic diary."
Nick: JirkaPraha, 16.3.2009 08:14:18
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iRobot company featured idea, how resolve funding of health insurance in future. He means that robotic nurses are the best resolve. New robotic nurses could have to save millions in state budget...
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29.3.2010 09:19:03 | Nick: JirkaPraha
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27.1.2010 10:00:21 | Nick: JirkaPraha
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American company called Envion started service of the first recycling machine in Semptember 2009 without interest of media. This machine recycles plastic garbage made from oil and it makes oil again...
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30.12.2009 09:15:03 | Nick: JirkaPraha
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28.12.2009 09:49:09 | Nick: JirkaPraha
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23.11.2009 09:15:52 | Nick: JirkaPraha
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Rocket, which has to send American astronauts in to the space after end flies of space shuttle, has to take off on Thursday 27.10.2009 without persons. Meteorological news implies start will be on...
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30.10.2009 09:06:06 | Nick: JirkaPraha
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Submitter of advert in countryside is interested in, what group addresses this way. System Next Generation Digital Signage Solution for recognizing of faces researched by company NEC could help them....
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