Fitbit Surge review: Bridging the gap between activity tracker and sportswatch
There are two green LED lights on either side of the monitor, which are used for detecting blood volume changes and therefore your pulse. That, coupled with some clever There is a simple reason for that: sportswatches are not comfortable or small ...
June 25, 2015
Utility Department lucky that spill came in daytime
Those criticisms ultimately led to the resignation of Utility Department Director Chris Thomas. Benko guessed that the separation was a stress break, bolts cracking under the constant weight of water under pressure. If the spill had happened at ...
June 10, 2015
Debut from Dublin: The Last Four Days of Paddy Buckley
All the way, we know the clock is ticking. These are, after all, the last four days of Paddy's life. As a lifelong fan of mystery and crime novels, I found myself surprised by how invested I quickly became in Paddy's story. This novel follows many of ...
June 4, 2015
Bournemouth Borough Council v PS and Anor  EWCOP 39
In Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council v KW & Ors  EWCOP 45 Mr Justice Mostyn found that a woman cared for round the clock in her home was not being detained by the state on the basis that "she is not in any realistic way being constrained from ...
June 18, 2015
Bournemouth Borough Council v PS and DS (Deprivation of Liberty) [2015 ...
He lives there on his own and has staff with him in his home for 365 days a year with 24 hour waking night staff attendance provided by Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust Domiciliary Care Agency. Ben is subject to constant observation ...
June 11, 2015
Goodbye bad boy Danny
As you get older, you mature and see things in a different light,” says the 27-year-old dryly, as he contemplates a career filled with highs – he was part of the England squad for the recent Six Nations tournament – and lows, when in his early twenties ...
May 31, 2015
7 Big Things We Learned About Sleep In The Past Decade
One particular study, published in 2012 in the journal Emotion, even found that morning people experience more positive feelings and greater overall well-being than their night-owl counterparts. 4. Scientists have discovered how to By stimulating ...
May 25, 2015
New York Blue Light Symposium Outlines Measures to Counter Consequences of Artificial Light
Since the World Health Organization declared 2015 the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015), and the setting was Times Square, where LED billboards "turn night into day ... biological clock disruption, and other means.
June 30, 2015
Access To Electricity - And Artificial Light - Is Linked To Reduced Sleep
We can blame smartphone alerts, constant connectivity and a deluge of media for sleep deprivation but that is talking about the symptoms rather than the disease. The root cause is instead the thing that has led ... light can disrupt our circadian clock ...
June 29, 2015
Can big data help you get a good night’s sleep?
“It’s because you woke up in the light part of the sleep cycle.” The insight led him to develop a sleep-cycle alarm ... internal clocks, or in the scientific jargon, outside our chronotype. Your chronotype predisposes you to being a night owl or ...
June 29, 2015
Gadgets: 3-D printed personalized headphones
Dotti is an 8-bit pixel light ... LED display. The free app is available for iOS 7 or above and Android 4.3 or above. wittidesign.com $79.99 n n n It's the perfect time of year for the stylish Polar A300 waterproof fitness and activity monitor. Day or ...
June 24, 2015
Dawn arrives like an angel’s burning sword, expelling night from the garden of this world ... In truth, I have measured out my life in broken alarm clocks, smashed in the ham-handed attempt to shut them off. I have spent my years with pillows curled ...
June 26, 2015
Light Affects Your Brain Like A Drug: These Gadgets Make It A Drug That Lets You Sleep Better
Then, around eight hours later, you'd wake up, either naturally, as one of your one-and-a-half-hour sleep cycles came to an end, or rudely, with the intrusion of an alarm clock ... up the light, along with some soothing sounds. At night, the Nox lamp ...
June 25, 2015
Building the perfect day
Our bodies run on an internal 24-hour chronobiological clock; when the retina captures light ... Medicine Program at the University of Pennsylvania. Our near-constant exposure to artificial light has made nighttime effectively optional, leaving our ...
June 25, 2015