Remarkably, touchscreen finger, preposterous though it may sound, does not just affect iPhone users. Members of the Apple fraternity, of course, unlock their smartphones by sliding a touchscreen icon left-to-right, yet some have a tougher go of it than others. Redness and inflammation can accompany prolonged touchscreen use, though users of other touchscreens can also feel the affliction's wrath by moving icons side-to-side or navigating websites on their phones. Touchscreen finger's worst-case consequence, a chance of blisters, surely send shudders down your spine.
* Bing: How does a touchscreen work?
Armed with a massive food and agriculture data set from the United Nations, passionate coders and science communicators got a chance to tackle solution... More Armed with a massive food and agriculture data set from the United Nations, passionate coders and science communicators got a chance to tackle solutions to Earth’s food challenges at National Geographic’s Future of Food Hackathon in May 2014. By 2050 we'll need to feed two billion more people. Click here for a special eight-month series exploring how we can do that—without overwhelming the planet: http://food.nationalgeographic.com.
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