software for dental offices or advanced dental procedures, there are plenty of options for today’s tech-savvy dentists and their patients. Electronic health records: This is one of the most important technological advances in the recent years in the field of dentistry. Many dental offices around the world have now eliminated their paper charts and started using electronic patient notes and charting, radiographs, claims, billing, images, etc. Use of electronic records makes the workflow more efficient for any dental team. Dental loupes and LED headlamps: Loupes have been used by dentists for many years. However, the inclusion of the LED headlamp has made lives easier for millions of dentists around the world. This allows the dentists to view magnified areas with better illumination, making a serious improvement to clinical dentistry. Intraoral and digital cameras: Clinical images are not only important for the documentation of the clinical situation of a … [Read more...] about Top Technology Changes in the Dental Field
three-quarters of the world's population own phones. There is improved communication, and the data which is shared every day has dramatically increased. Technology is everywhere. Major companies such as Google (News - Alert), Apple, and Amazon are initiating research to put technology to new and innovative uses. With the help of governments, we are heading into a technological future, one where the Internet of Things and the Cloud are common. Technology has had a significant impact on our own homes. Do you remember the time when junior was glued to the TV while dad was busy reading the paper? Kids today are busy texting their friends, while parents are reading newspapers from their phones and iPads. Times have changed, and there will be greater changes in the future. So this begs the question, has technology had a positive or a negative impact in our homes? It is a question we will take a look at below. The positive impact of technology at home. #1. Improved … [Read more...] about How is Technology Changing Us and Our Families?
Why it matters: For the last 30 year, the Nintendo name has been synonymous with video game consoles, but company president Shuntaro Furukawa said it is prepared to abandon the machines—if the market demands it. In an interview with Nikkei (translated by Nintendo Everything), Furukawa said “we (Nintendo) aren’t really fixated on our consoles.” "At the moment we're offering the uniquely developed Nintendo Switch and its software -- and that's what we're basing how we deliver the 'Nintendo experience' on. That being said, technology changes," he said. "We'll continue to think flexibly about how to deliver that experience as time goes on." Nintendo has already sold around 23 million Switch units and is expected to sell another 17.3 million throughout 2019, so it’s not as if it’s going to stop making home consoles anytime soon. “It has been over 30 years since we started developing consoles,” he continued. “Nintendo’s history … [Read more...] about Nintendo says it might stop making consoles if the market changes
Tech & Science Data breaches, widespread malware attacks and microtargeted personalized advertising were lowlights of digital life in 2018. As technologies change, so does the advice security experts give for how to best stay safe. As 2019 begins, I’ve pulled together a short list of suggestions for keeping your digital life secure and free of manipulative disinformation. 1. Set your boundaries and stick to them As part of my research, I’ve recently been speaking with a number of sex workers in Europe about their digital security and privacy. One consistent thing I’ve heard from them is, “The best way to stay safe is to set boundaries.” Decide – on your own, and in advance—what data you’re willing to share with apps and online services, and stick to those limits. Getty That way, when the latest new app asks you for a permission that oversteps what you’re willing to share, you’ll be more prepared to answer. Also … [Read more...] about 6 Changes You Need to Make to Your Online Behavior
Washing machines have advanced significantly over the last few years. Yes, they are still a white appliance with a door that you open to put dirty clothes in and reopen a couple of hours later to take clean clothes out, but a lot goes on behind that door when transforming dirty clothes to clean.This feature rounds up some of the best smart washing machines around but when we say smart, we don't just mean connected. Many of the washing machines available today have other smart features too, such as sensors to detect how dirty clothes are and adjust cycles accordingly and quick add functions so you can add that sock you dropped on the stairs.Here are some of the best smart washing machines available to buy, with a brief breakdown of their clever features.Miele W1 TwinDos WWI660• View offer for £1,195 on AO.com Max spin speed: 1600rpm Drum size: 9kg Programmes: 19 Delay timer: 24 hours The Miele W1 TwinDos WWI660 uses the TwinDos system to automatically dispense … [Read more...] about Best smart washing machines 2019: The technology changing the way we clean our clothes