Smart Gadgets

The secret to remembering your medicines might be in the bottle
May 2, 2017 at 8:21 am

We take a lot of drugs. We also forget to take a lot of drugs. According to a 2015 study in the Journal of the American Medical Association, 60% of Americans take a prescription drugs.  Most of those people often forget or skip a dose. According to a 2011 study by The Pharmaceutical Research and…

These Smart Contacts Could Transform Diabetes Care
April 13, 2017 at 12:31 pm

Contact lenses packed with transparent sensors might one day help people with diabetes to monitor their blood sugar levels, a new study finds. These sugar-sensing lenses would give people a way to check their blood sugar levels without drawing blood, according to the scientists. Typically, people with diabetes monitor their blood sugar by making a…

The Lyra is a smart bike that puts the ‘bike’ part first
April 7, 2017 at 12:08 pm

In my experience, there’s generally two types of “smart” products on the market. Either a company that makes technology products decides to try their hand at making an Android-powered bicycle or a tablet-equipped fridge, or a company that already makes a thermostator sells furniture decides to add some smart tech to their existing product lineup.…

Luxury Tech, Up Close
March 24, 2017 at 2:18 pm

The latest luxury tech "gotta haves," on display at the bicoastal show, held this week in New York City