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I.B.M. Reports Nanotube Chip Breakthrough

I.B.M. Reports Nanotube Chip Breakthrough | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
I.B.M. scientists say they have found a way to help chip makers keep shrinking the size of the microchips that power today's digital devices.
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Luxury Watch Industry Leader Reacts To Apple Watch

Luxury Watch Industry Leader Reacts To Apple Watch | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

With the Apple Watch looming on the horizon for apparent release in the first quarter of 2015, the traditional watch industry is planning on how to react, both from a competitive product perspective, and anticipating how consumers will react. 

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Bracelets connectés, jeux vidéo: l'offensive de Coca-Cola

Bracelets connectés, jeux vidéo: l'offensive de Coca-Cola | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
Le n°1 mondial des boissons, qui a fait de la pratique du sport l'un des enjeux clés de son image, s'associe à Ubisoft et à la start-up Misfit pour lancer une application mobile et un bracelet connecté.
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Coca-Cola made great entrance in the area of Wearables Entertainment with these 2 separated initiatives. Sponsorship of Misfit Wristband Activity Tracker + Partnership with Ubisoft new Just Dance Now mobile application.

This is the first soda brand entering the field of wide audience healthy habits and applications.  Well done.  

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Dodow, to easily feel asleep, by LIVLAB (France)

Dodow est un produit simple et innovant pour vous aider à trouver le sommeil. http://www.mydodow.com ________________________________ Aujourd'hui des solutio...
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Good moodvideo, good concept. Ok, there is no Physio Sensor delivering a customized pattern recognition yet, but the product is well designed and  promising as a connected object.

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Clay Ryan's curator insight, October 6, 10:04 AM

Good Sleep allows for life to work for you.  I look forward to exploring this product line and technology.

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Heart Bot

Heart Bot is an experimental drawing machine controlled by the heart rate of its audience. Commissioned by Sid Lee New York to launch a new collaboration between…
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I like this installation. It offers a touching perspective on Physiological Sensing and interactivities which could make sense. Imagine such an installation connected to visitors wearables.
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Apple Watch announcement in 6 minutes

On Tuesday, Apple unveiled its first smartwatch, the Apple Watch. Here's everything from today's event in 6 minutes. .

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TEDMED talk on the placebo effect highlights patient mindset in healing process

TEDMED talk on the placebo effect highlights patient mindset in healing process | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
“ Photo by TEDMED It would be oversimplified to call it the power of positive thinking, but Harvard Medical School Professor Ted Kaptchuk‘s talk at TEDMED 2014 in Washington D.C., highlighted compelling research surrounding the placebo effect.”
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BioGlass: Physiological Parameter Estimation Using a Head-mounted Wearable Device (MIT Research)

What if you could see what calms you down or increases your stress as you go through your day? .

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An Glass app called BioGlass, developed by researchers at Georgia Tech and MIT, uses the built-in accelerometer, gyroscope and front-facing camera on Google's wearable device to measure your heart rate, breathing, and tiny movements.

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Moto 360 Watch Sells Out Online, Due in Best Buy Stores Sept. 14

Moto 360 Watch Sells Out Online, Due in Best Buy Stores Sept. 14 | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

The company won't say how many of the smartwatches it has sold, however.

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Asus reveals its Zen Watch at IFA Berlin

Asus Zen Watch Hands-On More from IFA 2014: http://bit.ly/1r2uyLR Asus just announced its first smartwatch during IFA 2014 in Berlin, the ZenWatch.

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It embeds HR monitoring. MSRP 199€

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Study: How Patients Want to Communicate with Their Doctors

Study: How Patients Want to Communicate with Their Doctors | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

Patient portals are one of the main emerging technologies in US healthcare. Portals allow physicians to interact with patients outside of visits, easily distribute test results, and implement online appointment scheduling.

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These Fascinating New Nanobots Seek Out And Destroy Cancerous Tumors

These Fascinating New Nanobots Seek Out And Destroy Cancerous Tumors | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
Whether they're sneaking between cells or turning cockroaches into living 8-bit computers, nanobots are insanely fascinating. Now, they're about to become an army of impossibly small weaponized robots, swarm into the human body, hunt down malignant tumors and destroy them once and for all.
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Let's design and develop a engaging FPS (first person shooter) which could involve me to control the Nanorobots in real time. Such a power to fight my own tumors would have the positive psychological impact of gaming, and hopefully increase the speed of my remission.

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Laurent FLOURET's curator insight, August 29, 11:09 AM

Fascinating it is!

"Phys.org has an in-depth, technical explanation of how the system works, so head over and check it out. [Phys.org]"

Art Jones's curator insight, August 30, 6:33 PM

Amazing Technology

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Apple Bets IPhone Magic Will Spill Over to Wearables

Apple Bets IPhone Magic Will Spill Over to Wearables | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

Apple will introduce a wearable gadget along with new iPhones on Sept. 9, a person with knowledge of the plans said. Notices for the event, which will also take place in Cupertino, were sent out yesterday.


Apple declined to comment beyond the e-mailed invitation, which said: “Wish we could say more.”


While companies such as Fitbit Inc. and Jawbone have made some headway introducing wearables to the public, global sales of the activity trackers hit just 13.6 million units last year, according to researcher Parks Associates. That’s about the number of iPhones Apple sells in a month, giving Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook room to boost the size of the market.


The new device also will give the clearest sign yet of where the company is headed without Steve Jobs at the helm. Cook, who took over almost three years ago to the day, has been under pressure to show that the company will continue to deliver breakthrough products.




“How he’s perceived in the next few years will be decided in the next four months,” said Gene Munster, an analyst at Piper Jaffray Cos., who has the equivalent of a buy rating on Apple’s stock.

Olivier Janin's insight:

The invitations received yesterday by the press confirm that Apple will introduce the new iPhone 6 on September 9th in Cupertino. 

The tone of the invitation keeps the rumors alive about the announcment of the awaited iWatch. 

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Apple Has Banned Advertisers From Using Your Health Data

Apple Has Banned Advertisers From Using Your Health Data | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
Apple's health apps are off limits to advertisers.
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Apple perfectly orchestrates the launch of its Health ecosystem (devices, app and Dev kit) by reinsuring the consumers about the protecton of their health data.
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Laurent FLOURET's curator insight, August 29, 11:03 AM

"You and your application may not use the HealthKit APIs, or any information obtained through the HealthKit APIs, for any purpose other than providing health and/or fitness services in connection with your application (eg not for serving advertising)."

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Basis Peak: The Ultimate Fitness and Sleep Tracker

Learn more at www.mybasis.com. Peak is the ultimate fitness and sleep tracker. With Peak, you get deep insights into how your body is performing, from workou...
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Basis, the SF start-up which released its well-manufactured and accurate Watch (B1) in 2013, has been bought by Intel last Spring. They now release their 2nd iteration which seems to even better integrate more powerful components.  Owning a Basis B1, I can tell you how the automatic workout detection (walking, biking, running, sleeping) is a key feature compared to other trackers on the market. 


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Google Glass Review: Okay, Google... This is a RIPOFF

Google Glass Review: Okay, Google... This is a RIPOFF | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
Is Google Glass a twat detector or the future... Or both? Andrew Williams road-tests Glass in and around London to find out
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Misfit launches its Flash version, a $50 Fitness Tracker That Packs a Punch

Misfit launches its Flash version, a $50 Fitness Tracker That Packs a Punch | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
We first wrote about Misfit Wearables' first activity tracker, the Misfit Shine, back in 2012. Not only did it look absolutely gorgeous, but it never needed charging, and it was waterproof. It had some flaws, but for 100 bucks, it wasn't bad. Well Misfit's second wearable, the Flash, is here, and it just undercut its own product by $50
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I own a Misfit Shine, the 1st version of Misfit wearable activity tracker. I appreciate the fashion of the device, and the bright and easy UX (especially the BT Sync process with the device and my iPhone which has a little magic). The interface and the dashboard are a little to simplistic for me. But this is easy to scale up. 

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Apple Watch Is Cool. It's Different. And For Healthcare, It's Disappointing.

Apple Watch Is Cool. It's Different. And For Healthcare, It's Disappointing. | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
“ Apple's iPhone 6 and Apple Watch launch event on Tuesday was both wildly successful and simultaneously beset with bumps. Apple's livestream initially cut out. A Chinese translator frequently cut in. And the biggest disappointment: Apple's health care plans got cut from the program. After months of strategic leaks, Apple observers were ready for the company [...]”
Via Richard Meyer, Lionel Reichardt / le Pharmageek, Celine Sportisse
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How The Apple Watch Legitimizes And Enhances The Entire Smartwatch Scene

How The Apple Watch Legitimizes And Enhances The Entire Smartwatch Scene | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
Would you rather have 50 percent of a hundred million dollar market, or 10 percent of a one billion dollar market?
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Apple Watch: Everything You Need To Know

Apple Watch: Everything You Need To Know | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
Find everything you need to know about the Apple Watch in one article.
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Android Wear Will Soon Get Offline Music Playback, GPS Support And Downloadable Watch Faces

Android Wear Will Soon Get Offline Music Playback, GPS Support And Downloadable Watch Faces | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

We've already seen a flurry of announcements around Android Wear hardware this week, but Google also has some software updates in the works that it will..

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The Revolution Hidden In The Apple Health Kit

The Revolution Hidden In The Apple Health Kit | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

 Apple is about to change the relationship between brands, data and customers. That's the secret sauce in its new Health Kit offering, according to several observers of data and security. 

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We all expect the Apple iOS8 to be release next week, following Apple Conference on Sept 9th.  iOS8 will embed Health ecosystem. it will offer iOS users to aggregate their own personal datas collected by numerous wearables in a meaningfull system. 

It looks like Apple is to create a Momentum in the Digital Health solution by providing an eco-system centered on personal identity and privacy protection.

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This Google Glass App Measures Human Emotions

This Google Glass App Measures Human Emotions | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

It's not like we need any more reminders about how creepy Google Glass can be, but developers never stop surprising us. An new app from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute that uses facial tracking, proprietary tools and Glass, can measure human emotions.

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Apple Has Considered $400 Price for Wearable Device

Apple Has Considered $400 Price for Wearable Device | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
Apple's high-end wearable will be among the most expensive of the category.
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The Apple wearable should be priced at $400 and shipped from 2015. iWatch is not the definitive name. I guess Apple will arrive with an innovative name which must succeed in defining its vision on the new segment it will create (much more than a watch if Apple succeed in concretizing Tim Cook's vision).IDC forecasts the wearable market at 19 millions units this year, and predicts a 112 millions units sold in 2018.
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Samsung And Nike Launch Nike+ Running App

Samsung And Nike Launch Nike+ Running App | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
The folks over at Samsung has joined forces with sporting giant Nike, and the two have worked to roll out the Nike+ Running App that ought to keep...
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I wonder if the Nike+ Running app on Samsung Gear S will also embed the Fuel currency. 

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Can Fitbit Data Save Lives?

Can Fitbit Data Save Lives? | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
Some docs are now claiming fitness tracker data holds no medical value. Meet the tech-savvy Kansas doctor who is proving them wrong.
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