Marketplace Tech for Thursday, June 20, 2013
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One psychiatrist in England is building digital avatars -- almost like characters in a video game -- to help schizophrenic patients put a face to the voices in their heads. And Microsoft backs off new Xbox restrictions after outcry from gamers.
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Posted In: boston, telecom, emergency
One of the hardest things to do in the wake of a disaster is communicate. Now researchers in Boston have a plan to address that with something called an ad-hoc network.
Posted In: Health, mental health, psychology, avatars
A psychiatrist in England is using digital avatars -- almost like characters in a video game -- to help people with schizophrenia put a face to the voices in their heads.
Posted In: drones, FBI, surveillance
FBI Director Robert Mueller says the FBI uses drones domestically, though rarely. He is calling for more discussion on drone use, while the FBI proceeds.