Dietary Monitoring

Health-conscious consumers use high-tech devices to help maintain dietary needs

Implications - Managing necessary health routines can be challenging, prompting consumers to adopt high-tech solutions to things like healthy eating. Attracting demographics like the health-conscious or boomers who are looking for a more streamlined way to maintain health, brands are offering apps and kitchen products that help scan and track things like nutrients. This reflects a need for a more efficient way to monitor food intake, even among those less inclined to technological usage.
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App-Connected Lunchboxes - The 'Prepd Pack' Helps Consumers Eat Healthier Lunches
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Warm 2,316 Clicks Pub: Jan 19, 16
App-Connected Lunchboxes
The 'Prepd Pack' Helps Consumers Eat Healthier Lunches
The ‘Prepd Pack’ is a revolutionary product that just launched on Kickstarter. With the convenience of a bento box and the smart capabilities of a connected device, this product is more... [More]
Salt-Measuring Utensils - The Mr. Sam Smart Spoon Monitors the Amount of Sodium Content in Your Food
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Warm 2,819 Clicks Pub: Jan 13, 15
Salt-Measuring Utensils
The Mr. Sam Smart Spoon Monitors the Amount of Sodium Content in Your Food
If you are trying to maintain a low sodium diet, this smart spoon will come in very useful. Designed by Samsung Art and Design Institute student Joongu Kim, Mr. Sam is a measuring tool that monitors... [More]
AI Calorie-Counting Apps - The AVA Platform Uses Image Recognition to Estimate a Meal's Nutrition
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Warm 631 Clicks Pub: Jun 16, 16
AI Calorie-Counting Apps
The AVA Platform Uses Image Recognition to Estimate a Meal's Nutrition
AVA is a tech-based food start-up that is utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) and the popularity of photographing meals for social media posts to provide nutritional information through image... [More]
Weight Loss Eyeglasses - These 3D-Printed Glasses Monitor Use of the Chewing Muscles
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Average 1,376 Clicks Pub: Jun 30, 16
Weight Loss Eyeglasses
These 3D-Printed Glasses Monitor Use of the Chewing Muscles
These 3D-printed glasses are interesting for reasons that go beyond being created with additive manufacturing. Researchers from the University of Passau created these ‘Diet Eyeglasses’... [More]
Nutrition-Monitoring Necklaces - This Gadget Monitors Chewing Noises to Analyze Consumption Habits
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Mild 562 Clicks Pub: Mar 17, 16
Nutrition-Monitoring Necklaces
This Gadget Monitors Chewing Noises to Analyze Consumption Habits
A group of researchers and scientists working out of the University of Buffalo have developed a high-tech nutrition-monitoring necklace that is designed to monitor your dietary intake. The... [More]
Food-Scanning Apps - CES 2016 Reveils DietSensor an App to Instantly Provide Nutrition Facts
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Warm 334 Clicks Pub: Jan 7, 16
Food-Scanning Apps
CES 2016 Reveils DietSensor an App to Instantly Provide Nutrition Facts
At this year’s CES 2016, a French-based startup company revealed its health and nutrition app called DietSensor. The product is an app-connected scanner that is roughly one third the size on... [More]
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