Consumers Shift to Smarter Devices

by Sam Draper

June 22, 2018

Consumers Continue to Shift Focus From Basic Wearables to Smarter Devices

Wearable device shipments were slow in Q1 2018 as consumers continue to shift towards smarter devices, according to a wearable devices report from International Data Corp. (IDC). Higher priced smart wearables offered by companies such as Fitbit, Apple and several fashion brands grew 28.4 percent during the same period. Worldwide, shipments of wearables grew 1.2 […]

Sensors revolutionize healthcare

by Sam Draper

June 22, 2018

Are Sensors Going to Revolutionize Healthcare?

The healthcare industry is evolving rapidly, and while it’s been impacted by some of the technology-driven change, it hasn’t experienced it to the extent that other industries have. However, that is going to change with the emergence of health sensors. Read more Sweat-Based Wearable Sensor May Soon Replace Blood Tests The sensor revolution is part […]

by Sam Draper

June 22, 2018

Wearables to Help You Stay Fit and Healthy

Keeping a healthy body doesn’t happen by chance, it requires, smart lifestyle choices, hard work, and maintaining regular checkups. Experts recommend 3 things: Eating healthy, Exercise and get adequate sleep. Did you know there are wearables available that can help you achieve all that? The following companies provide stunning health and wellness solutions, and they […]

Loreal augmented reality modiface

by Sam Draper

June 22, 2018

L’Oreal Trying Augmented Reality to Bring the Makeup Counter Into Your Home

L’Oreal announced that it has acquired augmented reality startup Modiface, a company that helped create many custom AR beauty apps, including those from Estee Lauder and Sephora. “We acquired Modiface because we absolutely believe that services are the future of beauty,” Lubomira Rochet, L’Oréal’s Chief Digital Officer told Forbes. “People are really craving for experiences […]

Walmart blockchain patient record

by Sam Draper

June 22, 2018

Walmart Files Patent for Blockchain-based System for Accessing Medical Records

According to a recent document, Walmart is seeking to protect a method that allows a patient’s Electronic Health Record (EHR) to be obtained from a blockchain-based system even if they aren’t able to communicate. The proposed system would allow first responders on the scene to access the medical records of such non-responsive patients by using […]

marc jacobs touchscreen smartwatch

by Sam Draper

June 21, 2018

Marc Jacobs’ Fashionable Smartwatch Features a Touchscreen and a Long Battery Life

The way smartwatch market is doing, it’s tough to get excited about yet another Wear OS device. But Marc Jacobs isn’t stepping back; the fashion designer has showed up fashionably late to the party. The new Marc Jacobs smartwatch has a touchscreen and runs entirely on Wear OS. Modeled off its existing Riley hybrid smartwatch, […]