Author Archives: Julie Youm

Inside Apple’s Top Secret Health and Fitness Lab for Apple Watch Development

Take a peek at the secret lab where Apple has been testing the AppleWatch for the last 2 years. Full article: http://goo.gl/f6EOWT

Inside Apple’s Top Secret Health and Fitness Lab for Apple Watch Development

Take a peek at the secret lab where Apple has been testing the AppleWatch for the last 2 years. Full article: http://goo.gl/f6EOWT

Why We Need A Haptic Design Language For Wearables

“Your smartwatch might buzz at you, but all the buzzes feel mostly the same. ‘It makes it really hard to tell if your smartwatch is alerting you because your grandma just wished you a happy birthday, or because you just

Why We Need A Haptic Design Language For Wearables

“Your smartwatch might buzz at you, but all the buzzes feel mostly the same. ‘It makes it really hard to tell if your smartwatch is alerting you because your grandma just wished you a happy birthday, or because you just

Dear Google Glass, bye for now (and maybe forever)

Google is withdrawing Glass for sale. Does this mean the end of Glass? Full article: http://goo.gl/cjo4wU

Dear Google Glass, bye for now (and maybe forever)

Google is withdrawing Glass for sale. Does this mean the end of Glass? Full article: http://goo.gl/cjo4wU

These high-tech gym shorts recorded my muscles as I dunked* on an NBA All-Star

“Athos workout gear uses electromyography to look inside your body so its app can act as a personal trainer.” Full article: http://goo.gl/uBckYY

These high-tech gym shorts recorded my muscles as I dunked* on an NBA All-Star

“Athos workout gear uses electromyography to look inside your body so its app can act as a personal trainer.” Full article: http://goo.gl/uBckYY

How Self-Tracking Apps Exclude Women

““Self-knowledge through numbers” seems like a genderless goal, yet the actual products out there are anything but…There is no universal set of variables that would be meaningful or even possible for everyone to track.” Full article: http://goo.gl/qoy0eW

How Self-Tracking Apps Exclude Women

““Self-knowledge through numbers” seems like a genderless goal, yet the actual products out there are anything but…There is no universal set of variables that would be meaningful or even possible for everyone to track.” Full article: http://goo.gl/qoy0eW

Study validates Fitbit, doctors should consider prescribing to patients

30 participants were videotaped walking on treadmills at different speeds for half hour wearing three Fitbit Ones. The Fitbits were good at measuring steps, but not in measuring distance. Full article: http://goo.gl/QaVVYD

Study validates Fitbit, doctors should consider prescribing to patients

30 participants were videotaped walking on treadmills at different speeds for half hour wearing three Fitbit Ones. The Fitbits were good at measuring steps, but not in measuring distance. Full article: http://goo.gl/QaVVYD

A Sleek Wristband That Can Track Seizures

Embrace is a wearable coming on the market this summer that detects seizures by measuring skin conductance. Once a seizure is detected, it will be able to connect to a smartphone to alert doctors and family. Full article: http://goo.gl/4jFHGj

A Sleek Wristband That Can Track Seizures

Embrace is a wearable coming on the market this summer that detects seizures by measuring skin conductance. Once a seizure is detected, it will be able to connect to a smartphone to alert doctors and family. Full article: http://goo.gl/4jFHGj