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Forget the iWatch. Headphones are the Original Wearable Tech
Forget the iWatch. Headphones are the Original Wearable Tech

June 24, 2014 — Headphones are superior to wristbands for collecting biometric information, including blood pressure, heart rate, ECG, and core body temperature, experts say. Read More

Raleigh's Valencell Raises $7M and Names CEO
Raleigh's Valencell Raises $7M and Names CEO

June 16, 2014 — Valencell, a Raleigh startup that develops technology for use in wearable fitness devices, has raised $7 million and named Michael Dering as its new CEO. Read More

LG Heart Rate Earphones release tapped officially (no Secret needed)
LG Heart Rate Earphones release tapped officially (no Secret needed)

May 13, 2014 — SlashGear article announcing the May 18th product launch of the PerformTek-powered LG Heart Rate Earphones... Read More

Raleigh-Based Valencell's Technology Powers New Wave of Wearable Fitness Products
Raleigh-Based Valencell's Technology Powers New Wave of Wearable Fitness Products

February 23, 2014 — Feature article outlining how Valencell's PerformTek sensor technology is powering many of the new fitness wearable devices being introduced to the marketplace.  Read More

Valencell’s co-founder and CEO, Steven LeBoeuf, discusses wearable devices
Valencell’s co-founder and CEO, Steven LeBoeuf, discusses wearable devices

January 20, 2014 — Valencell and PerformTek featured in this column about wearables and the "Internet of Things." Read More

CEA's "Digital Dialogue" features post: "How Biometrics Could Change Gaming in 2014" by Valencell president Steven LeBoeuf
CEA's "Digital Dialogue" features post: "How Biometrics Could Change Gaming in 2014" by Valencell president Steven LeBoeuf

January 14, 2014 — Dr. LeBoeuf's post on using biometrics to enhance a player's experience was featured on Digital Dialogue, the official blog of the Consumer Electronics Association.  Read More

Yahoo! Tech reviews the LG heart-rate earphones, unveiled at CES 2014
Yahoo! Tech reviews the LG heart-rate earphones, unveiled at CES 2014

January 13, 2014Yahoo! Tech reviews the LG Lifeband Touch and their heart-rate monitoring earphones, powered by Valencell, after LG announced these two products CES 2014. Read More

TechCrunch names Valencell's PerformTek to list of life-changing health tech
TechCrunch names Valencell's PerformTek to list of life-changing health tech

January 12, 2014 — TechCrunch's Gregory Ferenstein “sees the future of health tech” and knows how it will change your life in 2014. Read More

PerformTek powers two of the top ten best fitness trackers via Digital Trends
PerformTek powers two of the top ten best fitness trackers via Digital Trends

January 11, 2014 — Simon Hill named the LG heart rate earphones and the Intel earphones, both powered by PerformTek, as "10 of the best fitness trackers from CES 2014."      Read More

PerformTek Precision Biometrics focal point of EET India's review of Intel's smart earbuds
PerformTek Precision Biometrics focal point of EET India's review of Intel's smart earbuds

January 10, 2014 — This article by Electronic Engineering Times India features an in-depth look at Intel's product unveiled at CES 2014, the smart earbuds. These smart earbuds were developed in collaboration with Valencell and will introduce the convenience of having biometric and fitness tracking in an earbud to every fitness enthusiast.  Read More

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