Smart Diary Suite Free Portable will help you track various "life factors" and allow you to make written and verbal diary entries. You don't even have to install this basic tool and you can take it with you, if you work on multiple computers.
The free version of Smart Diary Suite comes complete with graphing of your life factors, iCalendar or vCalendar integration, and a host of other versatile functionality. This program is impressive in its scope. The best feature is the full integration of not only what is happening in your life via text or voice, … Read more
Smart Recorder DE Lite is a free audio recording app with a huge range of features, only slightly bogged down by the rudimentary interface. If you are interested in a free replacement for the built-in audio recording tools in your iOS device, consider this app, but beware that it has a sharper learning curve than some alternative apps, and the interface remains cumbersome, even after that curve is handled.
When you first open Smart Recorder DE you can immediately start recording audio. If you have recordings in the app already done, you can view them on the home screen, open … Read more
Transferring contacts and personal data from your old phone to a new one used to be a cumbersome ordeal. These days, it's a much simpler process and in some cases, you don't even need cables or wires to copy your data.
On Android phones, just having a Google account takes care of your contacts, bookmarks, apps, and more. However, it won't help you copy old SMS/MMS messages, pictures, music, and other files. For Samsung Galaxy users, there's an easy way to get those files over to your new Galaxy device. Samsung's Smart Switch Mobile … Read more
Chinese search giant Baidu is reportedly in talks with a Chinese manufacturer, Huan Technology, to help develop smart televisions.
Baidu is apparently discussing working with Huan Technology to develop a set-top box or chip for use in smart TVs, Bloomberg reported Wednesday, citing two people familiar with the matter. Baidu and Huan Technology both declined Bloomberg's request for comment.
Baidu's reported plans would take on Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, which ventured into Internet TV in July with the unveiling of its smart TV operating system and set-top box.
Say what you will about the benefits or pitfalls of the digitization of medical records, but it seems inevitable.
SmartMetric has a new device that makes your records available anywhere, anytime. As long as you're carrying it, that is.
This week was packed with some great video highlights, including a brand-new episode of XCAR featuring the hotly anticipated Toyota GT 86. Was it worth the wait? Brian Tong also fills us in on the latest iPhone 5S and 5C rumors in this week's Apple Byte. And Always On makes a return as we get ready for back-to-school with an unboxing of the new MacBook Air and Samsung's Galaxy S4 Mini. The S4 Mini also takes a major kicking in another epic torture test, and we check out the latest in higher education and online learning, for free.… Read more
For many people living with Parkinson's disease, the mere act of chewing and swallowing can be a challenge. One way to deal with this is to blend foods up to minimize the need to chew. But what if it's difficult merely bringing the spoon to one's mouth without spilling its contents?
Enter the Liftware Spoon by Lift Labs in San Francisco -- poised to hit the market in September -- whose patented spoon technology actually helps stabilize tremors in people with Parkinson's, essential tremor, and related disorders.… Read more
The Internet of Things is open for business, and SmartThings wants to be the hub that connects developers and device makers with consumers. The startup launched the SmartThings Shop, a marketplace for hardware and apps that do everything from unlocking doors and turning lights on or off to keeping valuables safe and triggering a siren sound when a dog jumps on the couch configured with an embedded sensor.
SmartThings is building what CEO Alex Hawkinson calls a "physical graph," an analog to the social graph for the Internet of Things. Hawkinson's notion of a physical graph comes … Read more
Being careless with your wallet or purse is an easy way to have your cash -- and your identity -- stolen. Here's a smart wallet that will tell you when items have been removed or not been returned promptly.
Ping is a minimalist aluminum case for your ducats, debit cards, and credit cards that links to your phone and alerts you in case of theft or loss.