Dementia

05.11.15
A game that explores the effects of Alzheimer's Disease
05.11.15

A game that explores the effects of Alzheimer's Disease

You're standing in a living room. It might be your living room. Something's not quite right -- for...

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05.19.14
$17 million technology prize lets you choose which of humanity's problems to solve
05.19.14

$17 million technology prize lets you choose which of humanity's problems to solve

Technology prizes are nothing new, but they tend to be focused on specific issues like space trave...

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03.17.14
Kinect and Unreal Engine 4 power Alzheimer's and dementia care project (video)
03.17.14

Kinect and Unreal Engine 4 power Alzheimer's and dementia care project (video)

Sure, virtual reality and browser-based games are impressive, but Unreal Engine 4's latest use is...

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06.27.13
UK general practitioners use iPad to diagnose dementia
06.27.13

UK general practitioners use iPad to diagnose dementia

Macworld UK reports that some physicians in the UK are using an iPad-based app to help detect the...

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06.25.10
Two days at E3 with a Vicon Revue life-blogging camera (video)
06.25.10

Two days at E3 with a Vicon Revue life-blogging camera (video)

Each year the video gaming Mecca that is the Electronics Entertainment Expo seems to get a little m...

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05.27.10
Study finds casual gaming can help cognition
05.27.10

Study finds casual gaming can help cognition

East Carolina University's Psychophysiology Lab recently published some promising findings from a s...

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02.02.09
RFID network used in the fight against Alzheimer's
02.02.09

RFID network used in the fight against Alzheimer's

The problem with diagnosing Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia is that by the time someone pres...

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03.07.06
Japanese doctors recommend Brain Training for seniors
03.07.06

Japanese doctors recommend Brain Training for seniors

Nintendo's line of brain-training games for the DS has found success among a wide range of ages in J...

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