The Longevity

News & Press

Sensoria, Genesis Rehab Services Partner on Smart Socks & Fall Prevention for Elderly

The annual Health 2.0 conference is always a big one for announcing new healthcare partnerships, and during last week’s 11th […]

Read More

The New Jawbone Health: A Sneak Peak

Back in early July, news broke that Jawbone, the beleaguered former wunderkind of fitness wearables, was liquidating and getting out […]

Read More

Non-Invasive Pain Management Wearable SPR Therapeutics Raises $25M Series C

Cleveland, Ohio-based SPR Therapeutics has successfully raised a $25 million Series C round to support commercialization of its pain management […]

Read More

Huawei, Samsung Add Functionality for Seniors to Smartwatches

As more and more smartwatch makers broaden their health and wellness applications beyond merely fitness tracking, they are increasingly turning […]

Read More

Aifloo Raises $6M for its Wristband Designed for the Aged

The assumption is far too often that wearables are primarily for the young. This week, Swedish company Aifloo, announced a […]

Read More

Fitbit Pivots from Wristband to Smartwatch and from Fitness to Health

Recent revenue reports data have shown wristband sales dropping off across the board, prompting some industry analysts to posit that […]

Read More

Report: IoT Adoption Set to Grow Quickly, Outpacing Abilities of Healthcare Providers to Use Data

Healthcare providers were given a wakeup call in a new report by Tractica. Massive amounts of data are going to […]

Read More

Hydration Tracking Wearable Company Raises $6.75M Series A

In an ode to the hot summers of Texas, Austin-based hydration wearable company LVL Technologies is focused not just on […]

Read More

3 People Using Tech to Lead Brain Innovation

The upcoming BrainFutures conference in Washington, D.C. will feature researchers, entrepreneurs, and other innovators working to transform brain health care. […]

Read More

Wearable Thermometer Tracks Fevers During Flu Season

An online health educational tool called Thermia developed at Boston Children’s Hospital was used in conjunction with wearable thermometers to […]

Read More