App can reveal how moral you are

In a bid to track moral judgements in everyday life, researchers used a smartphone app to track moral and immoral acts committed or witnessed by more than 1,200 people as they spent the day.

New smartphone app to detect signs of Parkinson's

A new smartphone app can detect early signs of Parkinson's disease years before people experience tremors, a study has found.

App to help curb youth suicide

Australian researchers are developing a smartphone app to stop the escalating rate of indigenous youth suicide.

App to delete messages before it's received
App to delete messages before it's received

Worried about a wrong message sent to your boss, parents or colleagues? Now you can delete it instantly before they read it.

Smartphone app detects jaundice in newborns in minutes

 Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a smartphone app that checks for jaundice in newborns and can deliver results to parents and pediatricians within minutes.

Now, app that helps control anxiety, depression in youngsters

A `Hide and Seek` app is being developed for smartphones that will help young people to control their anxiety and depression by teaching them to stay calm.

Device that scans your drink for safety

Next time you go to a party in a bar, do not hesitate if someone offers you a drink. Just dip this little stick clandestinely in the glass and get to know if the drink is spiked or not.

Device that reads sleep patterns

Combining information on your sleep patterns with what is going on around you, this new device will wake you up at the perfect moment.

App that repels mosquitoes!

Tired of using mosquito repellents that appear ineffective nowadays? A new smartphone app can rescue you from that imminent bite.

Smartphone app tracks how gut bacteria affect health

A smartphone app used by two volunteers for one year to track their daily life has thrown interesting results about the composition of gut bacteria and its close relationship with health.

Smartphone app to save kids with heart conditions

A new smartphone app being tested at St Louis Children`s Hospital in the US is turning out to be a life-saving experience for children with heart conditions.

App to help you check stress level

What if your smartphone can test your stress level on the go? With this new app, this will become a reality soon.

New smartphone app for ordering medicines

From music to food to books, revolutionary smartphone applications have caught the world by storm. Now, thanks to a new app, residents of this eastern metropolis can also order medicines at the touch of a button.

Now, an app that detects mood changes through voice analysis

Mood swings happen naturally to almost every person at some point of time due to many reasons.

New smartphone app helps you get rid of acne

Got acne? There`s an app for that!

New smartphone app to diagnose diseases

A new app which turns any smartphone into a portable medical diagnostic device could help in the fight against diseases including HIV, tuberculosis and malaria in the developing world, Cambridge scientists claim.

Now, smartphone-controlled hearing aid!

A tiny new hearing aid that is controlled by a smartphone app has been developed, eliminating the need for wearers to carry a pendant-like device.

Violence-torn Venezuela creates phone `panic button`

A free app for certain smartphones that works as a "panic button" in emergencies has launched in Venezuela, one of the world`s most violent countries, a lawmaker said.

New smartphone selfie app to help keep track of your cholesterol level

Engineers have invented a new lifesaving smartphone app that will help the user keep an eye on his or her cholesterol levels with just a selfie.

New smartphone app to track meteorites

Researchers have developed a new smartphone app that lets space enthusiasts track fireballs and meteors as they enter the Earth`s atmosphere.