Samsung Android smartphone app for language problems : Newly developed Samsung smartphone application tool helps people with Aphasia and other language disorders to chat online and express their emotions via emoji-based chat application. Aphasia is a language disorder that results from damage to portions of the brain that are responsible for language. Samsung Italia earlier this month launched Samsung Wemogee, the first emoji-based chat application designed to enable people with aphasia and other language disorders to more effectively express their ideas and emotions with the people they love. Currently, there are more than three million people worldwide living with aphasia, a disorder that causes the loss of language capabilities.
Samsung VR products for cancer patients with therapy : Samsung Virtual Reality products to support oncology patients with chemotherapy treatment. Breaking news form Sydney based virtual reality studio Start VR. They have collaborated with Samsung Electronics and Chris O’Brien Lifehouse to develop a ground-breaking initiative to supply Samsung VR products to help alleviate stress for diagnosed oncology patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment. This fantastic project showcases the potential for Samsung VR products to be used as a tool to help ease psychological stress and provide a form of distraction therapy during typically arduous chemotherapy treatments. The initiative was spearheaded by Start VR’s Head of Content Martin Taylor, who collaborated with Chris O’Brien Lifehouse and Samsung Australia to bring the partnership to life.