Category Archives: Medical

NFC: Near Field Communication – A Primer

NFC or Near Field Communication is a technology where small amounts of data can be transferred from one NFC-enabled device to another. In many ways, NFC is similar to RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) which has been in use for many … Continue reading

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White Spaces: What Is It and Why Do I Care?

On December 22, 2011, the FCC announced approval of the first television white spaces database and device. ¬†This announcement will have an impact on you in the future. An additional relevant FCC announcement can be found here. In layman’s terms, … Continue reading

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Open Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery – Five Years Out

Like many in the technology industry, I suffered for years with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS). CTS is a repetitive stress injury (RSI) which is often associated with extended use of a computer keyboard and mouse. Symptoms in my case were … Continue reading

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