Gallery: SkinVision App Turns Your Smartphone Into a Skin Cancer Scanne...

 

SkinVision is a unique mobile app that uses your smartphone’s camera to detect skin cancer and keep track of the health of your skin. The app takes into account skin type and your local UV index, and it allows users to send pictures of blemishes and moles in for instant analysis. The app was recently named a finalist in the prestigious 2013 INDEX Awards.

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  1. James LaRoche July 1, 2014 at 1:08 pm

    Thank you for this. I too will help spread the word.
    I’ve seen similar solutions costing MUCH more.
    Melanoma is such a tragedy when it happens.
    It has a wonderful cure rate but only if caught in time.
    And our Sun gets no kinder with each passing year
    either generally or personally.
    ~ James
    simplerfitness.com

  2. Robert Nelson June 17, 2013 at 8:09 pm

    Awesome! We’re one step closer to Star Trek style tricorders!
    – Nelson
    dudesustainable.com

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