The Eyes Have It

As we discussed last week, smoke will trigger a fire alarm, but that alarm just makes a noise and/or flashes a strobe light. It doesn’t indicate a fire’s location or provide a route to the nearest exit. Stand-alone alarms like this are inadequate because they don’t provide critical details. But we know that specificity matters. […]

Sixth Sensor

A hospital in Florida lost an entire supply of skin grafts because the refrigerator they were stored in malfunctioned, and a freezer malfunction in Massachusetts severely damaged a third of the world’s largest collection of brain samples being used to study autism. Considering the importance of blood, tissues, organs, vaccines and other medications to patient […]