Content tagged with "CONSUMER ELECTRONICS"

Should Smartphones Be Banned for Children Under 13?

7 July 2017
A Colorado father is campaigning to stop the sales of “addictive devices” in his state

Three Ways Technology Can Help Seniors Live Independently

30 June 2017
Preventing falls and managing medications are some areas of focus

Watch HERB the Robot Butler Take the Oreo Cookie Challenge

28 June 2017
A team of researchers at Carnegie Mellon University programmed the bot to perform a delicate task

Timeline: The Evolution of Assistive Technologies

15 June 2017
How devices to help people with disabilities have advanced over 40 years

Adaptive Toy Project Transforms Ride-on Cars and Interactive Stuffed Animals for Special Needs Kids

12 June 2017
IEEE student members work with physical therapists to retrofit off-the-shelf toys

Three Life-Changing Innovations for People With Disabilities

7 June 2017
Gadgets are designed to help the blind, deaf, or those with essential tremor

Photo: The Personal Robotics Lab

IEEE Members Build Robots to Help People with Disabilities Live Independently

1 June 2017
They include HERB the butler bot and MEBot, a high-tech all-terrain wheelchair

Is It Smart to Have a Smart Home?

12 May 2017
The risks and hassles might outweigh the rewards

Photo-Illustration: IEEE Transmitter

‘A Day in a Connected Life’ Infographic From IEEE

3 May 2017
Tracking how big data and the Internet of Things might be used in gyms, stores, and homes

Amazon’s Echo Is Being Used by Hospitals, Governments, and Gamers

1 May 2017
The virtual assistant’s skills are applied in unexpected applications