If you feel a bit worried when the battery of your mobile phone runs low, you are not alone. A recent City University study shows that battery life has a significant impact on people’s anxiety level and their behavior. A Wired article summarizes this well: “when smartphones start dying, peopleContinue Reading

As prominent employers in many congressional districts, hospitals are used to being heard, and lawmakers are signaling that they’re ready to step in. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, who is closely aligned with New York’s hospital lobbies, vowed he’d fight for a “Marshall Plan for hospitals” Schumer’s calling for $400Continue Reading

Image copyright Adrienne Murray Image caption The UVD robot takes about 20 minutes to treat a room “Please leave the room, close the door and start a disinfection,” says a voice from the robot. “It says it in Chinese as well now,” Simon Ellison, vice president of UVD Robots, tellsContinue Reading