Friday, January 24, 2020

Tag: Indiegogo

The Connected Catheter by Spinal Singularity

Published: September 21, 2015 | Spinal Cord Injury: ,

Derek HerreraThe world’s first semi-permanent, minimally invasive, smart catheter system for Neurogenic Bladder.

After Derek Herrera was paralyzed by a sniper in Afghanistan, he decided to start a company to improve quality of life for people living with paralysis.

I knew my life would change, but I didn’t know that managing my bladder would be the most challenging task I faced on a daily basis. As a individual living each day with paralysis resulting from spinal cord injury, I understand just how terrible the current standard of care can be for managing Neurogenic Bladder.

Touch-free smartphone lets you text and play games with head gestures

Published: November 12, 2014

Sesame smartphoneIn the Arabian Nights story, whenever Ali Baba shouts “Open Sesame,” the door to the den of the Forty Thieves opens. But for the 10 beta testers of the Sesame phone, uttering that phrase means unlocking their smartphones without the use of their hands. Once the touch-free phone is active, users merely have to move their heads to control the cursor on screen. And yes, they can do anything a smartphone’s capable of, including sending messages and emails, taking/making calls and downloading apps. They can even play games like Angry Birds and Candy Crush by using head gestures. Once they’re done, they simply have to say “Close Sesame” to lock their phones again.

Sesame Touch-Free Phone – Indiegogo Video

Published: November 8, 2014

They’re using the wonderful Indiegogo platform to offer pre-orders of the world’s first touch free phone, aimed for people with disabilities.

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