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The Evolution of Hearables: Past, Present and Future

The Evolution of Hearables: Past, Present and Future

Consumers have come to expect more from their wearable devices and as the markets for hearables and hearing health devices continue to grow, biometrics have become essential. There are numerous emerging use cases for biometric hearables as a result of the ongoing...

What are biometric parameters and why do they matter?

What are biometric parameters and why do they matter?

Biometric parameters are the hidden gems found in leading biometric sensor technology that don’t get much attention but hold a great deal of potential for next-generation wearables and hearables. As background, one of the reasons PPG sensor technology has come to...

Wearables in Clinical Trials: Opportunities and Challenges

Wearables in Clinical Trials: Opportunities and Challenges

Wearables have shown the potential to significantly impact the data available for clinical trials and medical researchers in numerous ways. While the quality and efficacy of these devices can vary, the sensor technologies in these devices have evolved to meet the...

What You Missed at CES 2019

What You Missed at CES 2019

The largest technology tradeshow in the world, CES has quickly turned into a hotbed for showcasing emerging trends in digital health, wearables, and virtual reality technology throughout the world. Just in case you weren’t able to attend this year’s event, let’s take...

Our Brains Know if a Movie Will Bomb Before We Do

Our Brains Know if a Movie Will Bomb Before We Do

Immersion Neuroscience developed a wearable that lets Hollywood studios know how you really feel about a movie, and the likelihood that it'll be a box office bomb or a blockbuster. To keep tabs on movie buzz, studio execs these days monitor the Rotten Tomatoes...

The 5 Most Interesting Hearables Developments from CES 2019

The 5 Most Interesting Hearables Developments from CES 2019

At this year’s annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), a number of interesting hearables-related developments were announced that continue to add momentum to the already hot product category. It’s great to watch these miniature ear-computers mature right before our...

Valencell Names Kent Novak Chief Executive Officer

Valencell Names Kent Novak Chief Executive Officer

Mark Floyd appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors; Current Valencell CEO and Board Chair Michael Dering is retiring  Raleigh, N.C. – December 12, 2018 – Valencell, the leading innovator in wearable biometric sensor technology, today announced that Kent Novak has...

Wearables & The Early Warning System for Personal Health

Wearables & The Early Warning System for Personal Health

Whether it’s industrial worker safety or personal well-being from a clinical point of view, wearable technology provides the individual with a way to predict and prevent potentially hazardous health conditions.But while this new technology is definitely exciting,...

Survey says: Wearables use growing, accuracy top priority

Survey says: Wearables use growing, accuracy top priority

More than half of 2918 consumers (63%) have owned a wearable device of some sort, up from 42 % in 2016. according to a national survey released today by Raleigh-based Valencell The online survey polled a wide range of 826 U.S. consumers on their experiences and...

Are Hearables The New Wearables Revolutionizing Healthcare?

Are Hearables The New Wearables Revolutionizing Healthcare?

Here are five ways in which hearables can change health care pathways. The term hearables refers to a hybrid technology which combines the advantages of wearable technology with the form factor and functionality of a headphone. The term hearables surfaced around April...