Heartbeats

  • App lets longdistance lovers hear each other's heartbeat August 17, 2013

    London: Researchers have developed a new app that lets longdistance lovers listen to each other's heartbeats regardless of the distance between them. Pillow Talk, a combination of a wristband and app from UK design company Little Riot, connects partners separated by miles by transmitting their heartbeats in real time. The...
  • Heart repair breakthroughs replace surgeon's knife March 25, 2013

    San Franciso: Have a heart problem? If it's fixable, there's a good chance it can be done without surgery, using tiny tools and devices that are pushed through tubes into blood vessels. Heart care is in the midst of a transformation. Many problems that once required sawing through the breastbone and...
  • 'In A Heartbeat' to be screened at ICFFI November 19, 2011

    Mumbai: In April 2010, volcanic ash from the eruption of the hard to pronounce Icelandic volcano, Eyjafjallajokull, threw global airline traffic and business into disarray, causing billions of dollars worth of losses. One man, however, was not so sad by the turn of events. He was the only daredevil to fly...
  • Now charge your mobile phone with a heartbeat March 31, 2011

    London: Out jogging and your iPod has run out of battery? Well, don't worry; your heart could soon be powering your iPod and your mobile phone too. Scientists have found a way of powering a range of devices with body movements. A team has created a tiny chip which uses natural motion...
  • Dev Anand scouting Scotland for Bollywood talent April 16, 2008

    London: Veteran Indian star Dev Anand is planning a new international romance and hes going to Northern Scotland to look for his leading lady. The actor is on his way to the Cannes Film Festival, but will be making a quick stop to search for locations and a female lead for...