Vdeo: Tricorder X Prize Offers $10 Million to Build Star Trek Inspired Health Scanner

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]t’s hard to imagine a Star Trek away team without their tricorders waving back and forth, scanning for life forms. Was there anything those things couldn’t do, and might we primitive 21st century humans develop a similarly powerful handheld diagnostic technology? The Qualcomm Tricorder X Prize, announced in 012, officially opened registration in early 013 to find out…
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