First case of bird flu ‘spreading between humans’

Chinese scientists on Wednesday reported the first likely case of direct person-to-person transmission of the H7N9 bird flu virus that has killed over 40 people since March. The development was “worrying” and should be closely watched, the team wrote in the British online journal, but stressed that the virus, believed to jump from birds […]

New Tech: Device transmits data via the human body

Swedish communications giant Ericsson has developed a device which transmits data via the human body. Click’s editor Richard Taylor demonstrates how capacitive coupling works and what it could be useful for. Red Ice Creations News Feed