Tag Archives: Speed

How to Speed Up Your Aging iPhone

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One of the big attractions of Apple’s iPhone is its smooth user experience. The iPhone often outperforms the competition, but every device begins to slow down with age. iOS updates can also be a double-edged sword, sometimes rendering older iPhone models even slower. It can be frustrating to find that …

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Trump Administration Moves to Speed Coronavirus Testing

Trump Administration Moves to Speed Coronavirus Testing

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration moved on Friday to drastically speed up coronavirus testing, approving a commercial test that will allow many labs around the country to begin processing as many as 4,000 samples a day, and introducing an emergency hotline for laboratories. The administration also announced new partnerships with …

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Nerve ‘Zap’ Treatment May Speed Stroke Recovery

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By Maureen SalamonHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, March 1, 2017 (HealthDay News) — An implanted device that provides electrical stimulation of the vagus nerve leading to the brain enhanced arm movement in a small group of stroke patients, researchers report. Evaluating 17 stroke patients with chronic arm weakness who also received intense …

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When ‘Time Is Brain,’ Mobile Stroke Units Speed Care

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FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Ambulances outfitted as “mobile stroke treatment units” provide faster treatment and reduce patients’ risk of severe disability and death, German researchers report. The new study examined the use of three mobile stroke units in Berlin. Each unit is staffed with emergency medicine neurologists …

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Losing a Spouse Could Speed Brain’s Decline

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By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Losing a spouse can be a heartbreaker, and new research suggests it’s also tough on the brain. The study found that when a husband or wife dies, the surviving mate’s mental acuity could start to decline. In fact, people …

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‘Love Is Blind:’ Lauren Speed Talks What Married Life Is Like With Cameron Hamilton

Lauren Speed and Cameron Hamilton

Fans are waiting for the official Love Is Blind reunion but in the meantime, everyone is still gushing over Lauren Speed and Cameron Hamilton’s love story. As one of the only two couples to say “I do” at the end of the show, they were a standout and fan favorite …

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Speed test: Is the Galaxy S20’s fingerprint sensor faster than the S10?

Galaxy S20 fingerprint sensor

Best answer: The Galaxy S20 series uses the same first-generation ultrasonic fingerprint sensor as the Galaxy S10 and S10+. While there have been minor software improvements to increase speed and reliability of the fingerprint sensor, the Galaxy S20 series’ ultrasonic sensor is no faster than the previous generation. The disappointing …

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Qualcomm Unveils New XR Design To Speed Up VR, AR Development

Qualcomm Unveils New XR Design To Speed Up VR, AR Development

Qualcomm is looking to drive forward the development of AR and VR hardware with a powerful new XR reference design. The company designed the recently announced hardware in collaboration with Goertek. Specifically, its partner built the headset on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon XR2 5G platform, with the goal of assisting OEMs to …

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As Deaths Mount, China Tries to Speed Up Coronavirus Testing

As Deaths Mount, China Tries to Speed Up Coronavirus Testing

Dr. Zhang Xiaochun, who works in a hospital in Wuhan, was in dismay. Her patient had been running a fever for nine days, and a CT scan showed signs of pneumonia — symptoms of the new coronavirus sweeping across the central Chinese city. But a test to confirm the diagnosis …

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