The Copenhagen Wheel – A Hybrid e-bike

The Copenhagen Wheel - A Hybrid e-bike
MIT SENSEable lab have introduced a revolution in electronic bikes, in the form of the Copenhagen Wheel. The gadget essentially replaces your bikes back wheel with an alternative which has a distinctive hub at the centre. Within this hub is a great piece of technology, turning your bike into an eclectic bike. It utilises the ...

Artificial Pancreas – Insulin Implant for Diabetics

Artificial Pancreas - Insulin Implant for Diabetics
Having recently been looking into gadgets and tech currently available for diabetics, today I saw an announcement of a piece of technology that could revolutionise the industry and care for all type 1 diabetics. Almost acting as an artificial pancreas, the device created by scientists at De Montfort University, in Leicester is about the size of a ...

Top 5 Diabetes Gadgets – Glucose Technology 2

Top 5 Diabetes Gadgets - Glucose Technology
I recently wrote a post about the latest Google [x] project, creating smart contact lenses for monitoring blood glucose levels in diabetics and it got me thinking about all the various diabetes gadgets that are available to support what has been described as a DIY condition. Hospital visits for reviewing my diabetes control and health ...

Google[x] – Smart Contact Lens Project

Google[x] - Smart Contact Lens Project
In their recent announcement, Google[x] revealed their latest project – a smart contact lens. This however is more than just another tech foray, this technology has a real connection for me personally, the projects is looking at ways this can be used to measure blood glucose levels for diabetics. I have type 1 diabetes and ...

Health and Wearable Fitness Gadget Round-up

Health and Wearable Fitness Gadget Round-up
It seems every gadget blog I read, or roundup of CES 2014 I see is full of fitness gadgets and health technology.  I find myself wondering if this is purely because its January and like every new year we are all full of best intentions to get fit and healthy, changing our lifestyles for the ...