Basis Science, makers of the recently reviewed wearable smartwatch/activity tracker Basis Band, was acquired by Intel for a reported $100M-$150 million dollars.
Tag: wearable sensor
Review of the Basis B1 Band, which is an outstanding activity tracker, and clearly one of the best on the market.
Zamzee has partnered with The President’s Challenge to provide kids and adults with activity monitors and reward healthy behavior.
Nike unveiled the Nike+ Fuelband which can distinguish between different types of physical activity to assign users a daily “fuel” score.
mHealth Research Daily, with Tim Bredrup The effects of stress on health have been a main focus area for public health research, but progress has been limited due to a lack of wearable sensors that can be worn effectively in the field. Researchers at Ohio State University recently analyzed wireless, wearable sensors that are a […]
mHealth Research Daily, with Tim Bredrup The need for continuous remote health monitoring is growing, especially amongst elderly patients that suffer from chronic diseases and heart conditions. In efforts to address this need, Informaticists in Portugal have proposed a system that relies on remote sensor monitoring combined with mobile and wireless computing devices. In this […]
IMEC researchers are working on developing embedded nose sensor technology in smartphones that will allow the devices to smell by 2015.