When wearable devices first emerged, it came in the form of smartwatches and fitness bands, helping people to increase their fitness level, drink more water, and get more sleep. But new and emerging wearables can do a lot more than monitor your heart rate or count steps. They can detect arrhythmias, warn before a seizure, […]
Harvard, Stanford and U Mich Researchers Propose AI Framework That Delivers Personalized Health Recommendations...
Mobile health (mHealth) apps offer a range of benefits. There are nutrition-tracking apps that help us count calories, sleep apps are meant to track our sleep patterns, and stress-management apps help us calm our mind. These apps make suggestions for us to follow. However, in these apps, reinforcement learning algorithms that adapt to one’s context […]
Solos Health Analytics, an innovator in health and wellness, introduced FeverGuard — an intelligent wearable that gives users an early warning of a potential fever and provides opt-in contact tracing. Read more Vitls Wins FDA Clearance For Its Remote Patient Monitoring Platform “FeverGuard harnesses the ease and power of wearable technology to win the fight […]
As the world is trying to reopen after a lengthy lockdown due to COVID-19, tech companies are using gadgets and apps to make the process smooth. Temperature screening British telecommunications firm Vodafone is deploying heat detection cameras at entrance or reception area of workplaces. The cameras are made by surveillance tech maker Digital Barriers, reports […]
Electronic textiles, or Smart textiles are fabrics that enable digital components such as a battery and a light (including small computers), and electronics to be embedded in them. Clothes made from smart textiles provide added value to the wearer. Read more Smart Clothes to Contribute Over $11 Bn to Fitness Wearable Revenue by 2025, Says […]
Wearables have been around for a few years but their popularity, especially in the form of smartwatches and fitness trackers, has taken off. For health and fitness tracking, these devices are becoming increasingly valuable. However, there’s one drawback; as wearables need battery to operate, they need regular recharging. Now, scientists are looking for natural ways […]