Using Smartphones to Cure Diseases While You Sleep
- Olga Kharif for Bloomberg Businessweek August 7th, 2013
- Source: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-08-07/using-smartphones-to-cure-diseases-while-you-sleep
Some researchers behind that initiative at University of California, Berkeley, are teaming up with International Business Machines to find a new way to crowdsource the next big scientific breakthrough. Polytechnic Institute of New York University makes an app, called Seattle on Android, which debuted on Google's Play store in April. Seattle lets people donate their phones' brainpower for student research.