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electrocardiogram

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FDA gives thumbs-up to latest fingertip EKG

The EPI Mini out of Singapore collects electrocardiogram readings for up to five people through their fingertips and sends the data via Bluetooth to a designated phone.

By July 9, 2013

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EPI Life: World's first EKG mobile phone

The EPI Life stands out with a built-in electrocardiogram measurement function linked to a 24-hour health concierge service. Unfortunately, it's only available in Asia for now.

By June 16, 2010

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At CES 2014, health monitors join the wearables parade

With three new lightweight, wearable medical devices, iHealth is hoping to give people the ability to monitor their health without needing large, ugly, obtrusive equipment.

By January 6, 2014

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Pharmacists diagnose stroke risk with iPhone-based ECG

Researchers at the University of Sydney have examined the use of a smartphone-compatible heart monitor to diagnose the risk of stroke.

By April 1, 2014

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Bionym Nymi

Bionym's Nymi attempts to rid you of the burden of remembering passwords, pins, and carrying around key cards.

February 23, 2014

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Stress-buster: Microsoft bra battles emotional overeating

A prototype bra from Microsoft researchers uses sensors to follow the wearer's mood with a goal of helping prevent stress-related eating.

By December 2, 2013

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Nissan smartwatch links car and driver

Like tech from a cyberpunk novel, Nissan announced a new smartwatch that will link drivers intimately with their cars, showing both driving telemetry such as speed, and driver heart rate.

By September 8, 2013

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Nymi bracelet uses your heartbeat as a password

Forget eyes and fingerprints. The Nymi bracelet wants the future of biometric password protection to be your own unique cardiac rhythm.

By September 3, 2013

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Neil Armstrong's moon walk EKG reading up for auction

Astronaut Neil Armstrong's EKG reading from the moment he first stepped on the moon is going up for auction along with some other interesting space memorabilia, including Buzz Aldrin's space onesie.

By May 6, 2013

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Smile! We know how fast your heart is beating

MIT researchers can measure someone's pulse just by watching them on video. The new method, which picks up slight head movements, could help detect cardiac events.

By June 20, 2013