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  1. Meet Hector, a mobile robot companion for older people, at the Innovation Convention 5-6 December 2011

    News Article Hector moves through an intelligent home and helps out in many ways. By monitoring health and safety, by supporting video-communication with carers, friends and family, or by providing cognitive training, entertainment and reminders. Hector i ...

    editor - 23/11/2011 - 11:10

  2. Register now for the ICT for Energy Efficiency Wiki and share best practices!

    News Article Join the ICT for Energy Efficiency wiki-site! It is designed to share information about local, regional and national ICT initiatives to improve energy efficiency. The wiki is now fully operative and provides practical advice and examples of g ...

    editor - 13/10/2011 - 18:47

  3. Computational Toxicology and Biostatistics activities in JRC-IHCP

    News Article A new section on JRC-IHCP Computational Toxicology and Biostatistics activities is now available on the IHCP web site. Computational (in silico) methods, sometimes referred to as “non-testing methods”, can be used to reduce our reliance on ex ...

    editor - 14/12/2010 - 13:10

  4. Hearing aids and emergency alarms without frontiers: Commission frees up harmonised radio frequencies for special needs applications

    News Article Hearing aids and emergency alarms that protect the most vulnerable citizens will soon work throughout the EU thanks to a recent European Commission Decision. This Decision, prepared with the help of EU Member States’ radio spectrum experts, i ...

    editor - 19/08/2016 - 14:52

  5. Digital "to-do" list: new digital priorities for 2013-2014

    Press releases The European Commission has adopted seven new priorities for the digital economy and society. 18/12/2012- 01:00 The digital economy is growing at seven times the rate of the rest of the economy, but this potential is currently held back by ...

    editor - 14/01/2013 - 12:44

  6. Putting patients in the driving seat: A digital future for healthcare

    Press releases The European Commission has unveiled an action plan to address barriers to the full use of digital solutions in Europe's healthcare systems. 07/12/2012- 01:00 The goal is to improve healthcare for the benefit of patients, give patients ...

    editor - 07/12/2012 - 13:34

  7. Mind-controlled exoskeleton to help disabled people walk again

    Projects news and results Every year thousands of people in Europe are paralysed by a spinal cord injury. Many are young adults, facing the rest of their lives confined to a wheelchair. Although no medical cure currently exists, in the future they could b ...

    Newsroom - 29/03/2013 - 17:51

  8. Managing diabetes with data and ingenuity

    Projects news and results An EU-funded project has developed a device which can predict sugar highs and lows for people with diabetes and provide them with advice on how to manage their glucose levels. 14/03/2013- 01:00 European Commission With our increa ...

    Newsroom - 26/03/2013 - 18:22

  9. A network to guide the future of computing

    Projects news and results More computer processing power means more performance, which, in turn, means new applications, devices and entirely new markets for products and services. But current technologies cannot support the exponential increase in comput ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 07/09/2012 - 20:50

  10. From Rubik to research, Hungary's colourful innovations

    Projects news and results Challenging, colourful, multifaceted and at times surprising, the Rubik's Cube is probably one of the most famous inventions to emerge from Hungary. But while Erno Rubik, a sculptor and professor of architecture, can take cr ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 31/08/2012 - 14:07

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