iPhone app may replace stethoscope

clock • 1 min read

Cheap app can do the job of £13,000 bespoke medical device

The app could render stethoscopes obsolete A new app from University College London (UCL) turns an iPhone into a fully functioning stethoscope. UCL computer scientist Dr Peter Bentley develop...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Apple revenues fall - but not by as much as expected

Finance and Reporting

Investors cheered by better-than-expected results and stock buyback

clock 03 May 2024 • 2 min read
EC fines Apple £1.5 billion over App Store rules

Law

Antitrust fine four times bigger than expected

clock 04 March 2024 • 2 min read
iPhone-maker Foxconn faces investigation in China over tax and land use

Government

Foxconn has assured its cooperation with the investigations

clock 24 October 2023 • 2 min read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Mobile

70,000 Sky Mobile customers disrupted as firm strips out Huawei

70,000 Sky Mobile customers disrupted as firm strips out Huawei

Service outages have been experienced by mobile users across the country

Vikki Carley
clock 02 October 2023 • 2 min read
Consumer champion launches £750m legal claim against Apple for iPhone battery throttling

Consumer champion launches £750m legal claim against Apple for iPhone battery throttling

Justin Gutman has launched a £750m claim against Apple for misleading iPhone users by hiding a power management tool in software update iOS 10.2 which reduced performance

Penny Horwood
clock 16 June 2022 • 1 min read
EU takes aim at Apple Pay

EU takes aim at Apple Pay

By restricting access to the NFC chip on its iOS devices Apple reduces consumer choice, the bloc says

John Leonard
clock 03 May 2022 • 3 min read