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Biofeedback video game helps kids control anger

Biofeedback video game helps kids control anger | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

In RAGE Control, users with elevated heart rates lose the ability to shoot enemy spaceships and must calm down to get their game back on. The game, called RAGE Control (short for Regulate and Gain Emotional Control), employs a finger heart rate monitor; users with elevated heart rates actually lose the ability to shoot enemy spaceships. Researchers say the idea is to teach kids to better control their emotional responses -- and specifically to reduce outbursts of anger or frustration -- by reaching certain targets. Researchers at Boston Children's Hospital just released promising Clinical test results.

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You can also read the Harvard Magazine article from Jan 2011 about the first steps of RAGE Game : http://harvardmagazine.com/2011/01/gaming-the-emotions
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MindWave Lets You Control Mobile Games With Brain Waves

MindWave Lets You Control Mobile Games With Brain Waves | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

The Mindwave Mobile Brainwave Headset is a $130 EEG headset that’s compatible with iOS devices, Android phones, and, yes, even desktop computers. The headset measures brainwaves from your forehead — changes in electrical activity, really — which it then filters with complex algorithms to eliminate any interference from other electronic sources, and narrow down what those brainwaves really mean. Currently, the system can detect concentration, meditation and blinks, and uses these cues to control simple iOS and Android games..

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Korean "FitCare", a Smartphone Healthcare Bracelet

Korean "FitCare", a Smartphone Healthcare Bracelet | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

Very closed to NikePlus design, but much more "sensitive" as it embedds HR Sensors.

So, HICEL Sensors doubles the Actimetry with Stress relief features and breathing techniques.

The FitCare was introduced last month ar MWC 2012 in Barcelona.

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Designing the Stress Watch | A concept by David Rose

Designing the Stress Watch | A concept by David Rose | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

[STRESS] [SMARTWATCH] David Rose, an award-winning entrepreneur and instructor at the MIT Media Lab, designed a very interesting Stress Watch.

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eMOTION TECHNOLOGIES, a future Device provider for the Gaming industry ?

eMOTION TECHNOLOGIES, a future Device provider for the Gaming industry ? | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

[GAME) [BIOFEEDBACK ENGINE] eMOTION TECHNOLOGIES, an Israeli start-up, is developping a sensor and engine vision to connect between our emotions and computer based systems (like consoles) . No idea of their roadmap.

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[SPORT] BABOLAT Racquet, with Sensors to quantify your techniques and progress

[SPORT] BABOLAT Racquet, with Sensors to quantify your techniques and progress | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

[SPORT] BABOLAT is to unveil its Sensitive Racquet at Roland Garros Tournament in May 2012.

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[SLEEP] LARK | Silent Alarm Clock | Personal Sleep Coach

[SLEEP]  LARK | Silent Alarm Clock | Personal Sleep Coach | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

Silent alarm clock and sleep sensor for iPhone/iPad. Designed with Harvard sleep expert and pro sports sleep coach. Wake to silent, effective vibrations and learn about your sleep patterns.  $100 for the Device, Web services to be subscribed (60/year)

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[SENSOR] [HR] [GSR] [ACTIMETRY] [TEMPERATURE] [WATCH] BODYBUGG, by APEX Fitness (BODYMEDIA White Labelled)

[SENSOR] [HR] [GSR] [ACTIMETRY] [TEMPERATURE] [WATCH] BODYBUGG, by APEX Fitness (BODYMEDIA White Labelled) | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

The BODYMEDIA device, sold in White label to Apex Fitness.

The basic model costs $129.

The smartphone-compatible version is $149.

You'll spend $198 if you want the wrist display for looking at your results in real-time. It also involves subscribing to the Web app at $10 month-to-month, $50 for six months, or $80 for a year.

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PhiCollect | WebFirst

PhiCollect | WebFirst | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

[DATAS] [SOLUTION] PHICOLLECT is an open source data platform to collect datas and publish them to a variety of platforms.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Wearable Tech

[INFOGRAPHIC] Wearable Tech | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

This infographic, provided by Visual.ly and VoucherCodes.co.uk, takes a look at the most up-and-coming wearable technology. Some of these products have already hit the market, and others are projected to in the near future.

Take a look at some of the trending wearable tech accessories below. Will you be spending your money on any of these gadgets?

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The new STRIIV Smart Pedometer Takes Fitness to Social Level

The new STRIIV Smart Pedometer Takes Fitness to Social Level | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

The new Striiv smart pedometer not only tracks your steps and motivates you to walk, it allows you to compete against friends

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Adidas and US Major League Soccer Announce World's First Smart Soccer Match on July 25th.

Adidas and US Major League Soccer Announce World's First Smart Soccer Match on July 25th. | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

Adidas and Major League Soccer announced that the 2012 AT&T MLS All-Star Game on July 25 in Philadelphia will be the world's first "smart soccer match" and will feature the new micoach professional soccer team tracking system.

This very unique experience with all the micoach sensors range (actimetry for performances coupled with Physiologics data) will be a first step in a new type of Quantification. The group quantification in order to reach team objectives. Sure, Mourinho and other pro coaches will have to learn how to use it well. 

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Game changers - four principles for gaming in health - PMLiVE

Game changers - four principles for gaming in health -  PMLiVE | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it
As well as being at the forefront of the entertainment industry, games are a rewarding form of personal expression and communication for millions of people around the world. Games also represent the most powerful ingredient in the human interaction with technology; fuelling development of the interface tools people take for granted in their relationships with computers and driving technical development.
Games could be the most important digital health tool of the 21st century and have a highly influential impact on the engagement pharmaceutical companies foster with health care professionals, patients and the public.

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Heads-up Display system for Athletes

Heads-up Display system for Athletes | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

[FITNESS] [LED HEADS-UP DISPLAY] SPORTiiiiS is a device to add to your Sport Glasses, which gives you a heads-up display system of your critical performance (Heart-Beat...), with an audio feedback. ANT+ devices compliant, iOS compliant and PC User interface. 

Price : $250

4iiii also sells Chest strap and Podometer devices. 

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Micro ElectroMecanical Systems in sport gain speed

Micro ElectroMecanical Systems in sport gain speed | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

MEMS in sport gains speed... via SebastienBrison

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[SENSOR] [BRAIN] [NEURO-CONTROLLER] Emotiv | EEG System | Electroencephalography

[SENSOR] [BRAIN] [NEURO-CONTROLLER] Emotiv | EEG System | Electroencephalography | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

EMOTIV, the EPOC neuroheadset to conduct electroencephalography (EEG) research.  Sensor itself is at $300.  Complete Developer Set (Sensor, SDK, API) is at $500

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ZephyrLIFE - Chest Strap now Bluetooth.

ZephyrLIFE - Chest Strap now Bluetooth. | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

[FITNESS] [STRESS RELIEF]  2 weeks ago, ZEPHYR (NZ) announced their new Sensor, "Zephyr Life".

Their Chest strap is now becoming Bluetooth, with an Android App. Enough accuracy to measure HRV. Among the classical fitness features, it offers the Stress Level measurement.  $200

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Nike Released FuelBand API last month at SXSW Music Hackathon

Nike Released FuelBand API last month at SXSW Music Hackathon | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

Last month, Nike unleashed the application programming interface (API) for NikeFuel — the company’s metric for tracking physical activity — during a music hackathon at SXSW.  

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[FITNESS] RUNTASTIC launched its own Sensor last month

[FITNESS] RUNTASTIC launched its own Sensor last month | UX-UI-Wearable-Tech for Enhanced Human | Scoop.it

Runtastic has been providing a cutting edge smartphone Sport Tracking application for 4 years.

As they were multi-brand sensor compliant before, they now opened up a new business by launching their own sensor.

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