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By Brian Dolan 09:40 am April 10, 2013
Dublin, Ireland-based Zinc Software recently announced a seed round of about $850,000 (€650,000) in funding from Kernel Capital, AIB Seed Capital Fund, and Enterprise Ireland. Zinc is developing wearable health sensors, including the Zen Sensor, which clips to a user's ear lobe to collect heart rate data. The Zen connects to an iPhone or iPad app to provide heart rate variability biofeedback,...
By Brian Dolan 11:21 am October 4, 2011
Apple just made it a little bit easier for people to use an iPod nano to track their walks and runs with Nike+. This morning at the "Let's Talk iPhone" event at Apple's Cupertino headquarters, company executives announced that the newest iPod nano, which, like the sixth generation model is a square-shaped screen about the size of a large wristwatch face, does not require users to have a Nike+...