Cloud DX, a finalist for a $10 million Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE, currently announced that they will betray a antecedent medical Tricorder device during 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival
Austin, Texas (PRWEB) Mar 16, 2015
Cloud DX, a finalist for a $10 million Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE, currently announced that they will betray a antecedent medical Tricorder device during 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival. Based in Toronto, Canada, Cloud DX is one of 10 finalist teams competing for a Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE, a tellurian foe sponsored by a Qualcomm Foundation severe teams to rise a consumer-focused, mobile device able of diagnosing and interpreting a set of 15 medical conditions and capturing 5 critical health metrics. Launched in Jan 2012, a foe encourages a growth of a device most like a medical Tricorder of Star Trek® fame, relocating it from scholarship novella to scholarship reality.
Robert Kaul, boss CEO of Cloud DX, will join Grant Campany, comparison executive for a Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE, for a event entitled, “Science Fiction Becoming a Reality,” on Monday, Mar 16 from 9:30AM – 10:30AM CST during a JW Marriott Austin, Room 211-212.
For details, revisit http://schedule.sxsw.com/2015/events/event_IAP40266.
“In a Star Trek series, Captain Kirk talks to his organisation around a communicator, has his medical officers consider conditions by a handheld Tricorder and synthesizes food and earthy products regulating his replicator. This, of course, is scholarship fiction, however, in some cases it is apropos scholarship reality,” pronounced Robert Kaul. “The $10M Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE is a ideal instance of this creation entrance to life, and we’re anxious to showcase a Tricorder device for a initial time during SXSW Interactive.”
Robert Kaul will pronounce about a presentation of genuine record from scholarship novella stories and report what it is like to assistance lead a group truly branch imagination into reality. Along a way, he will denote some of a facilities of a Cloud DX Tricorder, code-named “VITALITI™,” including a continual critical pointer monitor, designed to be ragged for 72 hours true and ceaselessly tide information on blood pressure, respiration, electrocardiogram (ECG), beat rate, blood oxygen superfluity and core physique temperature, all stored around a cloud.
For some-more information on Cloud DX, revisit http://www.clouddx.com. For some-more information on a Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE, revisit http://tricorder.xprize.org/.
About Cloud DX Inc.
Cloud DX Inc. was founded to rise and commercialize a set of technologies collectively called Cloud Diagnostics®. Cloud DX manufactures a FDA-cleared Pulsewave® Health Monitor, a practical medical device that annals a beat call vigilance from a wrist, uploads it to a cloud and derives medically accurate biological readings that can be firmly accessed from any browser. Our next-generation VITALITI™ height is an modernized set of health monitors including a wearable necklace that invariably annals movement, blood vigour ECG, beat oximetry, temperature, respiration and beat rate. In Aug 2014, Cloud DX was selected as a finalist for a $10M Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE. For some-more information, revisit http://www.clouddx.com.
Founded in 1995, XPRIZE is a heading classification elucidate a world’s Grand Challenges by formulating and handling large-scale, high-profile, incentivized prizes in 5 areas: Learning; Exploration; Energy Environment; Global Development; and Life Sciences. Active prizes embody a $30M Google Lunar XPRIZE, a $15M Global Learning XPRIZE, a $10M Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE and a $2M Wendy Schmidt Ocean Health XPRIZE. For some-more information, revisit http://www.xprize.org.
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