New Technology

Pocketalk announces GDPR compliance and Pocketalk Plus, as it transitions from hardware-centric business to global solution

Pocketalk, a leader in connecting conversations and removing language barriers, recently announced GDPR compliance, along with its new product for healthcare settings, the Pocketalk Plus.

Dentists’ Provident appoints new board member

Dentists’ Provident, leading income protection provider for the dental industry, has appointed Matt Payne to its board.

UK medical device company Acurable receives US FDA clearance for its home sleep apnoea testing device

AcuPebble SA100, a small wearable device that enables automated, remote home testing to detect obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) in adults, has obtained FDA 510(k) clearance as a Class II medical device...

A game-changer for dentistry?

Michael Sultan considers the potential impact of anthroengineering.

ADEPT study proves the benefits of AI technology for dentistry

Developments in AI are of growing interest to the dental profession and now a peer-reviewed study has proven that a new AI tool significantly enhances dentists’ ability to detect enamel-only proximal...

Is dentistry, literally, out of this world?

A new discovery has been made on how the chemical element fluorine – which is found in our teeth and bones and fluoride, is forged in the universe.  

Improving understanding of how acid damages teeth

The University of Surrey and the School of Dentistry at the University of Birmingham have developed a new technique to improve understanding of how acid damages teeth at the microstructural level. 

Align Technology releases iTero Workflow 2.0 Software

Align Technology recently announced the new iTero Workflow 2.0 software release and previewed the new iTero Element 5D auto-upload functionality

Winning back professional normality

The IDS 2021 has given the whole industry what it needs now. The participants are now taking stock, gaining an orientation and above all engaging in personal encounters again at last - albeit six...

Align Technology introduces whitening system powered by Ultradent

Align Technology recently announced an exclusive supply and distribution agreement with Ultradent Products - a leading developer and manufacturer of high-tech dental materials, devices, and...

Going digital is not as expensive as you think

Expense is a relative concept - it’s about the perceived value that the product or service delivers in return for the money.

Precision-made appliances for snoring and sleep apnoea

Dentists now have the opportunity to prescribe world-leading precision-made oral appliances from Panthera Dental for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnoea and snoring.