Black Positive People : Young African Invents Touch Screen Medical Tablet

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  1. Alarm Clock

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    Here’s an example of African innovation at its finest.
    Arthur Zang, a 24 year-old Cameroonian engineer, has invented the Cardiopad, a touch screen medical tablet that enables heart examinations such as the electrocardiogram (ECG) to be performed at remote, rural locations while the results of the test are transferred wirelessly to specialists who can interpret them. The device spares African patients living in remote areas the trouble of having to travel to urban centers to seek medical examinations.
    http://www.forbes.com/fdc/welcome_mjx.shtml
     
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