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candy crush saga

Are you addicted to Candy Crush Saga? Here is why

Candy Crush Saga is one of the best-known mobile social games. King Digital Entertainment launched it in 2012 on Facebook. The game becomes a phenomenon...
World Of Warcraft

Playing violent online games not necessarily causes a person to become antisocial or have...

World of Warcraft (WOW) is a massive multiplayer online roleplaying game. Since released in 2004, it has become the most popular massive multiplayer online...
iphone

iPhone can provide accurate localization in brain surgery

A smartphone is a very personal tool we use to communicate with others everyday. But beyond emails, social networking and voice calls, a smartphone...
always online

Permanently online, permanently connected

With the development of smart devices and social media, now we can connect with others very easily. This causes a striking change in our behavior:...
smartwatch-wearables

Popular smartphone apps for health and fitness

Currently, there are 165,000+ mobile health apps available. Among these apps, about 160 are FDA cleared. More than 500 million smartphone users worldwide currently...
twitter map

A Twitter map of happiness, diet and fitness in New York, San Francisco, and...

Social media websites like Twitter and Facebook are more and more important in our daily life. People like to exchange information about health, happiness,...
Virtual reality-VR

Virtual reality can be used to improve motor functions in Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a progressive neurological condition affecting motor functions. Typical clinical signs of PD include slowness, absence, and reduced amplitude of movement. One...
Digital games

Digital games may help students develop critical thinking skills

Game-based learning has gained lots of attention in the science and education fields. Previous research has focused on game playing in various fields, such as...
Smartwatch

Smartwatch is dead?

After smartphones dominate the mobile communication and personal technology world, manufacturers are eagerly looking for the “next big thing” in the rapidly saturating mobile...
Social network

Women are warmer but no less assertive than men in Facebook

Facebook is the most popular social networking site in the world. Every month, about 1.65 billion people use the site actively. When you sign up...

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...

Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...

For older people, weight training is more important than cardio exercise

In a recent study from Wake Forest University, researchers found that weight training is more effective than cardio for older people. It is known that...
Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder...