Fast and Easy Eye Exams Using VR [video]

Fast and Easy Eye Exams Using VR [video]

Millions of people worldwide have impaired vision that has never been diagnosed by a health professional. Heru is a company that hopes to change all that by providing access to automated vision testing and screening, without the aid of a trained physician. The...
New App Makes Sleep Tracking Pad Smarter [video]

New App Makes Sleep Tracking Pad Smarter [video]

French digital health pioneer Withings launched an app-based Sleep Diary last week on World Sleep Day, March 18, 2022. Sleep Diary collects and reports data from the Withings Sleep device, a sleep cycle tracking mat that lies beneath your mattress. Launched in 2018,...
Smart Earbuds Help You Sleep Better [video]

Smart Earbuds Help You Sleep Better [video]

Sleep used to be like the weather; everybody talked about it, but nobody did anything to make it better. Sure, we had tips for good “sleep hygiene” but aside from white noise machines to drown out distractions, there were not many technology solutions...
New Fiber Technology Replaces Foam [video]

New Fiber Technology Replaces Foam [video]

When it comes to creating a major innovation, you might not expect it to come from a company that is more than 400 years old. But that’s what’s happening; Piana Technology has developed a material called E/SMART that it hopes will replace much of the 1.3...
Wearables: Double-Digit Growth Predictions Come True

Wearables: Double-Digit Growth Predictions Come True

IDC nailed it. Pulling back to look at global wearables market production and forecasts adds perspective when we write about new and emerging digital health technologies. We pay particular attention to periodic reports from established research firms such...