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Premium Lock Is iPhone 5S version 1 of the Star Trek tricorder?

Published: 2013-09-16 07:02:00
Updated: 2013-09-16 07:02:01

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Vivek Wadhwa: Imagine a computer physician that travels with you wherever you go. It tracks your temperature, heart rhythm, blood pressure, and emotional stress levels. It warns you when you're about to get sick or have a breakdown. It tells you where there is an outbreak of disease--and where not to go. And it provides all these data to your human physician--if you ever need one. I'm talking about version 1 of the tricorder that we saw on Star Trek. That is the future that the Apple iPhone 5S has just brought us a step closer to....

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