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Y Combinator-backed mindfulness app Simple Habit raises $2.5 million

By Ryan Lawler  Mindfulness app Simple Habit was built to help users relieve stress and build healthier lives with more than 1,000 guided meditation sessions available to users. To continue growing, the company has raised $2.5 million from investors that include New Enterprise Associates, Fabrice Grinda’s FJ Labs, Foundation Capital, Dropbox CEO Drew Houston and Gusto CEO Josh Reeves. Simple [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

These Mindful Dating Apps Can Help You Create A Conscious Relationship

by Patricia Karpas Today, people use the word "mindful" to describe a host of behaviors—work, eating, communication, and more. It tends to be shorthand to describe the "deliberate act of paying attention to the present moment, without judgment."
 While mindfulness has gained traction as a trend, most of us are more familiar with what it feels [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

EEG hardware hack uses blink detection and predictive text for hands-free typing

Hardware is hard at the best of times. But software developer Patrick Morris-Suzuki set himself the ambitious challenge of creating a blink-detecting system for hands-free typing during an overnight hackathon here at TechCrunch Disrupt New York 2017. The hack was inspired by Facebook’s demo at F8 last month, when the company revealed it’s working on building a brain-computer interface. [...]

By |September 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Global EEG Biometric Technology Market 2017 by Industry Analysis – IMotions, NeuroSky, Pinnacle Technology, Nymi, B-Secur

The Global EEG Biometric Technology Industry report gives a comprehensive account of the Global EEG Biometric Technology market. Details such as the size, key players, segmentation, SWOT analysis, most influential trends, and business environment of the market are mentioned in this report. The report features an up-to-date data on key companies product details, revenue figures, [...]

By |September 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The augmented reality landscape shows 60% growth in startups focused on enterprise

The Venture Reality Fund released its augmented reality landscape for the second quarter, and the research shows that 150 companies are focused on a wide range of AR technologies. The Venture Reality Fund, which has raised $50 million to invest in AR and virtual reality startups, said it saw a 60 percent increase in the [...]

By |July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Electrical Brain Stimulation Could “Awaken” Comatose People

WAKING THE BRAIN After experiencing a severe brain injury, people can slip into a coma. Some of these people begin to show signs of intermittent awareness, but are still not able to communicate. This state is called “minimal consciousness,” and it can leave friends and loved ones of those who are trapped in it feeling [...]

By |July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The $713 Billion Construction Industry Has Tech Fever

By Kate L. Harrison At first glance, a muddy, disorganized and congested construction site might not seem like the best place for flashy, expensive tech like drones, remote-controlled machinery, and AR glasses. But Willy Schlacks, president and co-founder of EquipmentShare, knows for the modern job site, these tools are a match made in heaven. Schlacks' [...]

By |July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lenovo Reveals AR Headset DaystAR

Lenovo today unveiled at the company’s annual Tech World conference a new standalone AR headset dubbed ‘daystAR’. Revealed on stage by chief technology officer Yong Rui, daystAR is an augmented reality optical display with what the company says has an “independent vision processing unit and free-formed surface lenses with a 40-degree field of view.” This [...]

By |July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

EXOSKELETAL EXERCISE IN SPACE!

BY TROY TURNER What could an astronaut and ballet dancer possibly have in common? The answer is in their movement! In space, astronauts move almost as if they’re dancing between one place and another as they float around in zero gravity. Inspired by aerial and ballet dancers, this wearable, full-body device called Orpheus offers astronauts [...]

By |June 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sen.se releases a peanut-shaped temperature sensor

Sen.se is… a strange company. Take, for example, the fact that its website’s About section begins with a treatise titled “the meaning of life.” Or the fact that its smart sensor product is called “Mother.” When you realize that the whole thing was founded by Nabaztag co-creator Rafi Haladjian, the whole thing makes a little more [...]

By |June 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments