Posts byCourtney van der Weyden

Google Launches Health Company

Google is looking beyond internet search and services by venturing into the healthcare industry with the launch of its new company Calico. Calico will be financed by Google and former Google board member Arthur Levinson will serve as the chief…

London’s 3D map of Tweets

Stephan Hugel and Flora Roumpani have used 3D mapping to visualise a city’s Twitter activity. The doctoral researches wondered if it was possible to map out London’s skyline by the volume of building specific, geotagged tweets.…

3D-Printed Heart Valve

Philip Breedon and a team of researches at Nottingham Trent University have developed a 3D-printed, battery operated heart valve implant. It will act as a temporary solution as patients wait for a heart transplant and will help a damaged heart…