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By Laura Lovett June 30, 2020
This latest contribution was led by Mubadala Capital and Bpifrance. 
By Dave Muoio June 30, 2020
Firstbeat Analytics provides software that helps monitor stress, sleep, respiration rate and more for Garmin and other consumer smartwatch makers.
By Mallory Hackett June 30, 2020
OmniPEMF, a creator of wellness devices, has released its neurostimulation headband, called NeoRhythm, for worldwide availability today. The headband uses pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) technology to help wearers create the desired mental state for sleep, relaxation, focus, pain relief, meditation or energy. The PEMF technology in the headband triggers the brain to mimic the signals created...
By Laura Lovett June 30, 2020
While the capital for femtech companies continues to pour in, investors discuss the importance of looking beyond menopause and fertility to sexual health and contraception. 
By Dave Muoio June 30, 2020
The clothing and lifestyle brand backed Mirror in 2019, and had been working with the startup on branded workout content.
By Sara Mageit June 30, 2020
Brisbane-based digital health company, ResApp Health has announced the launch of SleepCheck, a mobile medical device software application that analyses a user’s breathing and snoring sounds during sleep and provides an assessment of their risk of sleep apnoea.
By Mallory Hackett June 29, 2020
The device applies electrical impulses to the cranial nerves around the ear, which can reduce neuron activity and opioid withdrawal symptoms.
By Dave Muoio June 29, 2020
Level Ex expects to grow its existing business among Brainlab's partners, and will also be lending its design and animation expertise to the German company's digital efforts.
By Mallory Hackett June 29, 2020
Happify Health, known for its digital mental health programs, today released a platform targeted towards people with chronic conditions, called Kopa. The first component of this new platform is Kopa for Psoriasis, a product created to provide resources and community for those living with the condition. The company chose to first focus on psoriasis because of the comorbidities often associated...

Credit: Tracing Ireland's Population (TIP)

By Sara Mageit June 29, 2020
The European Open Science Cloud Secretariat initiative has approved €1,235,000 in emergency funding for 32 projects to specifically tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the new apps the initiative is supporting is called Tracing Ireland’s Population (TIP), which will focus on giving users with coronavirus symptoms ownership of their personal data and will be available to download on 10 July. WHY...