Aurai is a stress free and relaxing eye care device that helps alleviate digital eye strain. Constantly staring at screens has caused many people to develop different types of eye problems with few solutions being offered. The company has already doubled its goal on Kickstarter in less than a week.
According to The Vision Council, 2015 Digital Eye Strain Report:Approximately ⅓ of adults spend more than nine hours per day using a digital device 7-in-10 millennials report having symptoms of digital eye strain More than 9 out of 10 people with digital eye strain use devices for two or more hours each day Nearly 60% of Americans use digital devices for ﬁve or more hours each [...]
Do you spend over 3 hours a day sitting down? Then you might be harming your body in a number of ways.
Our bodies are not designed for sitting. What we consider a regular working day can cause serious health problems as well as lower our productivity.
Think about it. We, humans, never really were big on sitting in the past. We spent most of our time walking or running around, working in the fields, and when we were tired, we went straight to sleeping, only sitting down for just a few minutes now and then.
Most of us spend far more than just 3 hours per day in our chairs behind a computer screen. We are at great risk, even if we exercise every day.
Boston based startup LiftUp has launched a Kickstarter for the world’s first smart resistance band.
LiftUp began with a question: “Why can’t Fitbit – and other wearables – track our strength workouts?”
To solve this, the LiftUp team had to think beyond the wrist and integrate the technology into the equipment itself. This led to their LiftUp band, the first smart resistance band. It marries the convenience of a resistance band with the automatic tracking of a wearable to create a new type of workout.
As a resistance band, LiftUp offers an effective way to strength train without the 2-hour gym commitment. It’s also portable and easy-to-store, perfect for business [...]
It happens to all of us, we get addicted to a game and any downtime we get is eaten up by it. Unfortunately for one 29-year-old man, from San Diego, California having perhaps too much down time or just too much fun (Update: he had just left the military and was in between jobs), who went to the doctor complaining of pain in his thumb. It was found that he tore a tendon in his thumb after playing ‘Candy Crush Saga’ on his smartphone all day for six to eight weeks. Alas his ‘saga’ ended with chronic pain in his left thumb and loss of active motion.
An MRI (magnetic resonance imaging ) scan was conducted and it was found that he would need surgery to [...]