rubi

by Sam Draper

May 19, 2018

Innovative Wearable Tracks Fetal Movement Without Ultrasonic Technology

Rubi Life, a new startup has come up with a novel idea of tracking fetal movement without using any type of ultrasonic technology. Rubi is a revolutionary wearable pregnancy monitor that uses passive nanotechnology to track baby’s kicks in the third trimester so that you know just how active your baby is. Doctors recommend kick […]

pixel smartwatch

by Stefanie Crucius

May 17, 2018

Is Google Secretly Working on a Pixel Smartwatch?

There is a rumor going around in the tech industry news that Google is secretly working on a Pixel Smartwatch. VentureBeat mobile reporter Evan Blass of Winfuture, citing a “reliable source,” said Google plans to launch up to 3 Pixel-branded smartwatches this fall. Google, for long, has left the smart technology to the big players. […]

verily

by Johanna Mischke

May 17, 2018

Michael J. Fox Foundation’s Collaboration with Verily Aims to Deepen Understanding of Parkinson’s

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) and Verily Life Sciences LLC, have formed a partnership to monitor Parkinson’s patients. The collaboration aims to use Verily’s smartwatch to collect data on people with Parkinson’s disease and ultimately help accelerate advancements in early diagnosis, find new treatments and better manage the condition. Around 1 […]

baby sock

by Stefanie Crucius

May 16, 2018

Baby Sock Monitor Firm Owlet Raises $24 Million in Series B Funding

Baby sock monitoring company Owlet Baby Care announced the closing of a $24 million Series B funding. Led by Trilogy Equity Partners, the round had participation from existing investors, including Broadway Angels, Eclipse Ventures, Pelion Venture Partners and Enfield Ventures. The new investment adds to the almost $21 million the company has raised through previous […]