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VR in the OR: Doctor will livestream cancer surgery

Next month, St. Bartholemew’s Hospital in London will live-stream an operation, letting anyone with virtual-reality goggles see the procedure from any angle. Dr. Shafi Ahmed, the colorectal and laparoscopic surgeon who will perform the surgery, has broadcast from the O.R. before using Google Glass. But this will be the first time a stream will include […]

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Apple Watch won’t be the digital doctor it could have been

The Apple Watch might have been four years in the making and the most Jony Ive-centric Apple product yet — but the company didn’t get everything it was wishing for from the device. According to a new report for the Wall…Read more ›

Doctor Who foe? No, just a squirrel trying to get a nut

You could say Emma Young is nuts about Doctor Who. So much so, the craft maker and mother of two from Hampshire England made a squirrel feeder out of the head of a Cyberman, a villain on the popular British…Read more ›

Mac App Madness: MacX DVD Video Converter Pack, Time Doctor Lifetime, NetSpot Pro [Deals]

Your Mac is an awesome machine. What’s even more awesome? Getting Mac apps that you absolutely have to have at huge discounts. It’s Mac App Madness at Cult of Mac Deals. There’s giant savings to be had on The MacX…Read more ›

Lost Doctor Who Episodes Now On iTunes

Although Doctor Who is now a cherished cultural icon, that wasn’t always the case. In fact, many episodes of Doctor Who’s earliest adventures have been lost, thanks to the BBC’s tendency to simply record over the archival tapes. Occasionally, though, “lost” episodes are found, either because someone at home recorded the episodes by pointing a […]

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If The Doctor Used Headphones, They Would Be The Brilliant Parrot Ziks [Review]

parrot-zik-6It has the technological sophistication of a sonic screwdriver. Its design elements look as if pulled straight out of another dimension. And there may not be another set of headphones on this planet — or any other — baked with as many ingredients as the Parrot Zik. But we were curious — would all this […]

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HEX3′s JaJa Is The Sonic Stylus Doctor Who Would Use [Review]

Chunky.

HEX3's JaJa is one of the first pressure-sensitive styluses on the market, and it is also the most unique. Instead of using low-power Bluetooth 4 to talk to your iPad, it uses high-frequency sound. This not only lets it work with the iPad 1 (or any capacitive-screened device whether iOS or Android), but means that the battery lasts for weeks.

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Profile of a Typical iPad Owner: Pet Owning Male Doctor Who Plays Video Games

Typical iPad Dude What do you think the profile of an average iPad owner would be like? Would you guess that the most likely individual to buy an iPad was a male who owns pets and plays video games, who might be a business traveling doctor or scientist that takes vitamins and prefers organic food? Yup, all those things are more likely to be true of iPad owners, and they  [Read More…]

The Doctor Has An App Now. Apps Are Cool [Review]

Come along, Pond The new Doctor Who Encyclopedia for iOS claims to offer everything a Who fan might need to know about the three most recent incarnations of TVs best-known time traveller. But this is one app that could do with a zap from a sonic screwdriver: although its stuffed full of facts, the presentation could be improved.   The app relies on glossy imagery, of which theres  [Read More…]