Tag Archives: Development

Canadian study links screen time to slower child development

A new Canadian study has linked increased screen time with delayed development in children, adding new fuel to the debate over how long is too long for kids to spend in front of their electronic devices. Researchers from the University of Waterloo, University of Calgary and Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute said toddlers who spent… Read More »

New Male Contraceptive Gel Under Development: Where Do You Think It Goes?

Condoms have been a mainstay of male contraceptives. However, many men have not been using them. (Photo: Getty Images)Getty A clinical trial funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will be evaluating a new contraceptive gel for men to use. It’s not on the market yet. But it is designed for men to shoulder some more… Read More »

Traditional toys, mobile games join forces for child development

Teknokent at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara has developed new mobile apps that can interact with traditional children’s toys. The apps were developed with the support of the Turkish Scientific and Technological Research Council (TÜBİTAK). These new generation mobile games look to help children’s mental development. With the advancement of technology, the average… Read More »

Breastfeeding key for infant's physical, mental development

All physicians advise that babies should be breastfed for at least the first six months of their lives for better mental and physical development thanks to the vitamins and proteins that mother’s milk contains. Breastfeeding also creates an irreplacable connection between the baby and the mother The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends that babies should… Read More »

Skin Detection Using i.MX6 Qseven SOM Development platform

Skin Detection Using i.MX6 Qseven SOM Development platformToday, in the current trending technology, iWave brings real-time skin detection application using i.MX6 Qseven SOM Development platform. Skin detection application developed by iWave provides real time camera support and skin detection in a single board. Features supported are:* Real time video capturing using camera.* Hardware encoding of… Read More »