Chris Newmarker

4 Medtech Companies Making a Comeback in 2014

Posted in by Chris Newmarker on September 18, 2014
This year is proving to be a pretty good year for many medtech companies. The majority of the largest 40 have seen their stock prices rise by double-digit percentages in 2014, according to a Qmed analysis.Meanwhile, only eight have seen their stock prices decline since January 1.Medical device compa... Continue

3. Bionic Prosthetics

Posted by Chris Newmarker on September 15, 2014
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2. Mind-Controlled Robots

Posted by Chris Newmarker on September 15, 2014
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3 Ways Human Brains Are Melding with Computers

Posted in by Chris Newmarker on September 15, 2014
3 Ways Human Brains Are Melding with ComputersFrom better brain-computer interfaces to a bionic arm prosthesis that reads brain signals in order to move, human beings and computers are increasingly combining—and potentially taking the cyborg out of the realm of science fiction.The advances are the... Continue

About Those Notebooks...

Posted by Chris Newmarker on September 12, 2014
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Boston Sci Murder Case Suspect Arrested

Posted in by Chris Newmarker on September 11, 2014
Shakopee, MN police on Thursday announced the arrest of Lyle “Ty” Marvin Hoffman, suspected of killing a Boston Scientific executive. Hoffman has been a fugitive since August 11, when he is suspected of fatally shooting Kelly L. Phillips, 48, general counsel and vice president for Worldwide B... Continue