One of the hardest parts about taking care of the elderly is preventing them from falling down when one isn’t watching them. Heimdall is a 3D camera and computing platform that features smart artificial ...

IBeat smartwatch monitors every beat of your heart

Cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in the U.S., and every minute that passes without defibrillation and life support intervention reduces the possibility of survival. IBeat is a 24-hour, heart-monitoring ...

Pillo lets you rest easy about taking your pills

Forgetting to take one’s pills can lead to major health problems, especially when those medications are for life-threatening health issues including heart disease. Pillo is a connected pill-dispensing robot that ...

IBaby Air helps little ones avoid cute little coughs

Air pollution inside and outside the home is a common problem that many people confront each day –- often coming from places it’s least expected, including common household items. Small children are especially ...

OneCare Dori helps the elderly remember to take their pills

Dory is the famous fish who suffers from memory loss in two funny Disney Pixar movies. But, in real life, there’s nothing funny about memory loss –- especially when it comes to the elderly forgetting to take ...

Growing plants in a home or office can be challenging due to several factors, including the need for adequate light and the messiness involved in using soil and water. EcoQube Air is a desktop greenhouse that makes ...

There are many fitness trackers on the market, but they tend to offer limited functions, have a short battery life and lack a display. Smartwatches tend to offer more features, but don’t necessarily do a great job ...

Health-tracking devices are becoming increasingly popular. But there is one element of the equation that is typically missing from most of them: the ability to actually gauge what’s going on in the blood. Cor is a ...

As the old saying goes, music can soothe the savage beast. Certainly, at the very least, the right music can relax listeners and make them happy. Nervana takes that concept a step further. It’s a nerve stimulator ...

Heart rate tracking is one of the most helpful features of some fitness activity trackers and smartwatches including the Apple Watch. But it’s not a feature (yet anyway) on the Pebble Time smartwatch. The need to ...