Nigerians will soon have to worry about implanted pacemaker security.

Nigerians will soon have to worry about implanted pacemaker security

When Reuters announced the successful deployment of the first Internet-enabled pacemaker in the United States, it was a dream come true for many. The news came late in the summer of 2009, three weeks after Carol Kasyjanski became the first American recipient of a wireless pacemaker that allowed her doctor to monitor her health from afar. Since ... (Click to read more)


No New York Times, wearable computers couldn't be as harmful as cigarettes
 

No New York Times, wearable computers couldn’t be as harmful as cigarettes!

I was taken aback- to say the least - by an article from the New York Times that crossed my Twitter feed today that suggested wearable electronics like the new Apple Watch could be has harmful as smoking. I ... (Click to read more)

Top Ten Emerging Technologies: an African Perspective on Genetic Engineering, Additive Manufacturing and Artificial Intelligence
 

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What do emerging technologies mean for a developing economy like Nigeria?  This is the second article in a series where I focus on the World Economic Forum’s list of the most promising emerging technologies for the year 2015. Here, I examine ... (Click to read more)



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