Hey, health and fitness geeks: here are 5 crowdfunding campaigns worth following

plerudulier:

Do we really need any of these? Seriously?

Originally posted on Gigaom:

If you want a peek at the future of health and fitness, look no further than the internet’s biggest crowdfunding sites. Every few weeks, a startup seems to be pitching a new gadget or service for tracking your activity, monitoring your mental state or even analyzing the bacteria that make up your microbiome.

In the past few months, health-related crowdfunded projects have gotten even more attention thanks to a record-breaking campaign and new kinds of sensor-based devices. If you’re into the intersection of medicine and technology, here are five crowdfunding campaigns worth watching right now.

Scanadu

scanadu1The clock is ticking on this one, but if you want to be among the first to get a Star Trek-like tricorder you still have about 40 hours left. In May, we reported that the Indiegogo campaign for the Scanadu Scout, which can determine an individual’s vital signs from a simple forehead…

View original 609 more words

About these ads

About plerudulier

Primarily interested in interacting and engaging with people about issues related to profession but also charity, environment, ... you get the idea.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Désillusions-nous

car c'est nécessaire afin de vivre et partager une heureuse sobriété, lucides.

Talking Classics

Golden Hollywood Gems

Trains of Thoughts

An eye to the net, an eye to the world.

imconfident

I sincerely believe that it is far more beneficial and far less costly to help a child build confidence than it is to fix an adult who has little or none.

Weekends in Paradelle

My weekend retreat online

Du côté de chez karabasse77

Ressources pédagogiques, enseignement spécialisé, éducation au numérique

Blog d'Adrien Guinemer

Ou ce que je fais avec mes élèves

Coronation

To crown wisdom

Ioadicaeu's Blog

"Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together. " E Ionesco

Grange Blanche

Le blog d'un cardiologue.

L'inconnu du métro

Retrouvez chaque jour les portraits d'inconnus du métro. Par Marie Dinkle, en partenariat avec le quotidien Metro France.

la fleur au guidon

1914-2014 : l'été du centenaire de la grande guerre à bicyclette

directeur90

Tout ce qui peut être utile pour faciliter la vie d'un (d'une) directeur(directrice) … débutant(e), of course ! Les autres en savent autant que moi !

lesindignesduquebec

Just another WordPress.com site

tiny.tech.titans.

Titans in Tech, Tiny in Nature.

"...mais ce serait peut-être l'une des plus grandes opportunités manquées de notre époque si le logiciel libre ne libérait rien d'autre que du code..."

Recent Books at the CIRHR Library

Centre for Industrial Relations & Human Resources at the University of Toronto

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 38 other followers

%d bloggers like this: