Scanadu turned to crowdfunding website, Indiegogo, with a goal to raise $100,000. Instead, they set the record for the highest amount ever raised on the site: $1,664,375.
Tag: medical tricorder
Self diagnosing devices becoming reality, can patients be trusted to use them?
SCOUT is a tiny device that can record and analyze data about your pulse transit time, heart rate, electrical activity of the heart, oxygen saturation and temperature in less than 10 seconds. All you have to do is hold it up to your temple. You can then see the results as well as store and track the data. For this device straight out of the future, you will only pay about $150.
The Qualcomm Tricorder X Prize may be the largest mHealth competition ever with a $10m award
The Qualcolmm Tricorder X Prize is a contest that seeks to create a medical tricorder that is capable of diagnosing certain diseases among other things
Scanadu will move to Silicon Valley to build its medical tri-corder device
Ambitious and brash startup Scanadu raises $2 million from a global round of angel investors to build a medical tricorder device straight out of Star Trek with the goal of enabling users to “check their body as often as they check their email.”
Scanadu raises millions to develop Medical Tricorder, hoping to reduce hospital visits
Scanadu has raised 2 million dollars to create a device that automatically diagnose common health conditions, called a Medical Tricorder.