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iBeat Company and Product Update – January 2018

Happy 2018! The year is off to a great start, and we’ve made a lot of headway since the holidays. During the first week of January, we exhibited at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. CES is an annual gathering of consumer brands, business leaders, pioneering thinkers, tech lovers, and up-and-coming tech companies… Read more »

How iBeat Differs from the Apple Watch and Fitbit

A question we often get asked is, “How is the iBeat smartwatch different from the Apple Watch or a Fitbit?” Don’t they all monitor heart rate? The short answer is yes, they do all monitor heart rate, but how frequently they measure heart rate and other vitals, and what they do with these vitals is… Read more »

iBeat Company and Product Update – December 2017

Product production is moving along! Last month we received our first batch of testing-ready watches and after making a few material updates, we are excited to share we’ve kicked off outside beta testing. During this process, we’ll be collecting critical user feedback to ensure the iBeat Watch fits seamlessly into one’s everyday life, while paying close attention… Read more »

iBeat Company and Product Update – November 2017

It’s been a busy month at iBeat. We’re in full swing with manufacturing and internal user testing and are excited at how quickly things are coming along. As you may have read in our last update, we received our first batch of testing-ready watches and battery chargers. Upon rigid testing, including everyday wear and tear,… Read more »

8 Habits You Probably Didn’t Know Were Bad for Your Heart

It’s never too late to incorporate healthy heart habits into your daily routine. However, it’s not always easy to break bad habits, especially if you’re unaware they’re bad habits in the first place. Read on to find out the eight worst habits for your heart and how you can break them for improved heart health…. Read more »

Top 5 Exercises for a Happy and Healthy Heart

Did you know that the heart is a muscle? And just like other muscles, your heart needs exercise to stay healthy and strong. But how exactly does exercise impact your heart? Cardiovascular exercise is any exercise that causes an increase in heart rate. An elevated heart rate means more blood is flowing to the heart at… Read more »

iBeat Company and Product Update – October 2017

We’re excited to provide another production update! We’ve got a few photos from inside our manufacturing facility to give you a sneak peek into the process of creating the iBeat Watch! Below are a few photos from production.   Production is moving along successfully, and we’re pleased to share we have received our first set… Read more »

The Top 3 Best Tech Devices for Seniors

The world of technology has been rapidly evolving, with more advanced and innovative gadgets entering the market every few months. There has also been a great deal of innovation in tech devices for seniors. Many of these devices aim to solve simple daily issues, such as remembering to take your medications or monitor your blood… Read more »

5 Ways to Prevent a Fatal Outcome After Sudden Cardiac Arrest

When it comes to cardiac arrest, every second counts. Here are five ways one can prevent a fatal outcome after suffering a heart attack, sudden cardiac arrest, stroke, or other heart-related health emergency. 1. Be aware of early symptoms – A recent study from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles found that nearly half of patients… Read more »

iBeat Company and Product Update – September 2017

Hope you’re enjoying the last days of summer! We sure are! We’ve made a lot of progress on the watch and are excited to share an update on the product and company. We have been building out each and every feature of the watch and are working diligently to fine-tune the device’s firmware and internal… Read more »