Stylish watch can also detect epileptic seizures before they happen
We’re constantly looking for innovative ways to improve the Springwise experience, and so we’re now introducing BeeLine Reader, a new technology that helps you read more quickly and efficiently. To learn more about BeeLine Reader, an award-winning startup funded by Intel Capital, see BeeLineReader.com.
This is part of a series of articles that looks at entrepreneurs hoping to get their ideas off the ground through crowdfunding. At the time of writing, each of these innovations is currently seeking funding.
Wearable technology can only succeed on a mass scale if it's designed to look as good as they clothes we wear. While we've seen how smartwatches can have great medical applications — Israel's Oxitone can detect cardiac arrests and alert loved ones, for example — they're typically designed for function over form. However, an Italian company called Empatica has now created Embrace, a fashion-forward, activity-tracking smartwatch that's also specifically tailored to save the lives of those with epilepsy. Currently seeking funding via Indiegogo, the device itself features a polished metal face and Italian leather strap, and comes in a range…
Spotted another good idea???
Join our network and earn rewards