Monitor epilepsy and more with the Embrace Watch

Did you know 1 in every 26 Americans will experience epilepsy at some point in his or her life?  Further, today more than 65 million people are affected by epilepsy around the globe.  There may be several resources available to help warn these individuals of an oncoming seizure, but now there is a sleek, new wearable designed specifically for epilepsy (and more) called […]

Caref GPS Phone Watch

There are so many watches on the market with built-in health trackers, GPS navigation, phone compatibility and more, each costing over $200.  However, there are more affordable options, such as the Caref GPS Phone Watch, ideal for individuals who often wander off such as those with autism and Alzheimer’s.  Caref is a company that offers an affordable watch, […]

LUNA: The smart mattress cover

Over the past few years, there have been countless smart devices released on the market.  This includes smart watches, wristbands, thermostats, locks, and other home automation devices–all of which sync to your smartphone.  We already have the ability to connect to virtually anything, so what’s left?  Well, with the smart mattress cover Luna you now have the ability to make […]

Lively–Personal Emergency Response… Reimagined

For many individuals with Alzheimer’s or other diseases affecting one’s mental state, it is a challenge to live independently and safely.  However, many technologies are being developed to help these individuals live more independently, while also giving their loved ones peace of mind.  One of these technologies is Lively, which allows the user to, “Be connected. […]

Wit: Natural Language for the Internet of Things

We may often find ourselves uttering to a stubborn appliance or device.  “Television, turn on.”  Soon, though, it could be more common for those devices to actually listen and obey our commands.  Several large companies such as Google and Apple have their own voice recognition technology; however, smaller companies and independent developers don’t have the necessary budget […]

Intel Unveils Connected Wheelchair

Smart watches, smart wristbands, smart glasses… oh my!  Wearable technology is a booming industry linking users to technology like never before.  And now there is a device that connects its users in a whole new way.  At the Intel Developer Forum last Tuesday, Intel introduced a new, cutting-edge connected device: the first smart wheelchair. Most smart, wearable devices are busy tracking how many […]