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 ...

The One X biosensor lets you pick up on your body’s vibes

Everyone is generally aware of the elements that contribute to a healthy lifestyle: nutrition-dense foods, ample water, some exercise and plenty of sleep, just to name a few. But the one issue most people have is ...

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 ...

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 ...

The following is a sponsored post from Kinsa and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of Backerjack’s editorial staff. IoT just got a little more personal. The Kinsa Smart Thermometer is a durable, ...

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 ...