PREVENTING FALLS – YEAH, THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT

TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYEYou may not have heard of Sensoria, but I think you will.  Sensoria has developed a unique process for embedding sensors into fabric.  In essence Sensoria’s fabric is like a textile circuit board, connecting sensors to a Bluetooth transmitter.  The first application of this technology has been in socks for runners.  The sensors can measure things like cadence and whether the runner is landing too hard, or in the wrong spot.  Now Sensoria is teaming up with Orthotics Holdings, Inc. to create the Smart Moore Balance Brace, an orthosis designed to prevent falls. Read more here.NEW 2015 lenovo-logo

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