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Why You Should Apply Data To Your Teeth

THANKS TO TECHNOLOGY you’re already aware that you log 10,000 steps a day, get about three hours of REM sleep a night, and rarely exceed your allotted daily 2,200 calories. But how much data are you collecting about your plaque buildup?

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Oct 16, 2015

Emily S


Phones Might Help Blind New Yorkers Navigate the Subway

Navigating New York’s subway system is a challenge—even more so if you’re blind. But a recent project, Lantern, could help blind New Yorkers get around underground with a little more ease. Dreamed up by New York-based copywriter Eugene Gao as part of a class on mobile advertising, Lantern would...

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