Army Helps with Fitbit Pivot

Army Helps with Fitbit Pivot

One of the recurring themes that we’ve covered in the past two years is that fitness wearables are going to have to pivot to health and medical applications in order to survive. Selling devices one at a time to fitness enthusiasts is not a strategy for long-term...
Optical Sensor for Blood Pressure [video]

Optical Sensor for Blood Pressure [video]

One of the holy grails of wearable health tech is an optical sensor that can measure blood pressure accurately. Many companies are working toward such a solution, but for now, the most reliable results still come from devices that use a pressure cuff to restrict blood...
Eye-Tracking System Available to Rent

Eye-Tracking System Available to Rent

Concussion and other trauma caused by head impact are of particular concern to those involved in sports, especially those that involve physical contact. One problem is that detection of concussion remains a largely subjective process. Organizations are making great...
Elderly Smartwatch for Free

Elderly Smartwatch for Free

As the smartwatch market matures, it should not be a surprise that the products are starting to differentiate. Different feature sets will appeal to different market segments, and manufacturers hope to establish a niche for their products. One niche market for...