Passive Fall Detection Teams Up With Alexa [video]

Passive Fall Detection Teams Up With Alexa [video]

Last September Amazon announced Alexa Together, an elder care subscription service. On December 7, Amazon launched Alexa Together with a free, limited-time six-month trial. The same day, Vayyar Imaging announced its launch of Vayyar Care, the company’s touchless...
The Wearables Market Now Is Driven by Hearables

The Wearables Market Now Is Driven by Hearables

Supply chain disruptions and shipping delays likely impacted shipments in Q3 2021, but despite these pandemic-related challenges, global wearables shipments increased 9.9% year-over-year (YoY) during the quarter. That’s the big news from IDC’s latest...
FDA Clears New VR Treatment for Back Pain

FDA Clears New VR Treatment for Back Pain

AppliedVR, a team of dreamers helping healthcare move forward through technology-based solutions, has achieved a major breakthrough in the VR tech after getting a recent FDA approval for marketing of EaseVRx: a VR therapeutic system for the management of chronic lower...
How Well Do Market Forecasts Hold Up Over Time?

How Well Do Market Forecasts Hold Up Over Time?

We periodically write about market research reports from reputable firms that track wearables. We cover reports from IDC, Gartner, and IDTechEx, among others. These reports typically include data from the previous quarter, half, or full year with the research...