Press Releases

Valencell Strengthens Intellectual Property Portfolio with New Patent Grants that Expand Coverage of Biometric Sensor Technology Across Multiple Form Factors

April 5, 2016 — Five critical patents increase patent portfolio to 35 patents, plus more than 70 pending applications, adding to the most highly-cited patent portfolio in biometric sensors for PPG wearables and hearables Read More

Valencell Secures $11 Million in Series D Funding

March 8, 2016 — Funding will accelerate Valencell’s growth, expand R&D, and drive continued customer success in biometric wearables and hearables Read More

BioConnected Licenses Valencell’s PerformTek® Sensor Technology to Bring Next-Gen “Smart” Earphones to Market

February 23, 2016 — HR-SENSE earphones will monitor fitness biometrics with unmatched accuracy and deliver unique fitness insights to users  Read More

Valencell Showcases the Future at CES 2016

January 6, 2016 — Brings highly accurate, comprehensive biometric data to wearables, connecting the dots between fitness and health, including ability to accurately estimate blood pressure with optical biometric technology Read More

Valencell Files Patent Infringement Suit against Apple, Inc. and Fitbit, Inc.

January 4, 2016 —  Lawsuit will prove violations of Valencell’s intellectual property portfolio by the Apple Watch, Fitbit Surge, and Fitbit Charge HR biometric wearable devices Read More

Valencell Launches BioPack™, the World's First Accurate Biometric Sensor System that Accelerates Wearable Technology Product Development

December 15, 2015 — A complete biometric sensor system powered by highly-accurate PerformTek® technology for “plug-and-play” integration in wrist and arm wearables  Read More

Valencell Sees Second Consecutive Year of Triple Digit Growth

December 7, 2015 — Company continues to see global demand for highly accurate biometric sensor technology with significant growth in hearables and wrist wearables Read More

Valencell Expands Intellectual Property Portfolio with Critical Patents Enabling Highly Accurate Biometric Fitness and Health Assessments

November 23, 2015 — 12 patents granted in 2015 brings Company’s global portfolio of highly-cited patents to 29  Read More

Valencell to Discuss Connecting Fitness Data with Health Insights at IDTechEx Wearables USA 2015 Conference

November 18, 2015 — Raleigh, N.C. – November 18, 2015 -- Valencell, a leader in biometric data sensor technology, today announced that its president and co-founder, Dr. Steven LeBoeuf, will present Wearable Sensors: Bridging the Gap Between Fitness and Health at IDTechEx Wearables USA 2015 conference on November 19, 2015 in Santa Clara, California. Dr. Read More

Dr. Steven LeBoeuf Addresses the Role of a Compelling User Experience for Wearables at the IEEE Computer Society Rock Stars of Wearables 2015 Event

September 22, 2015 — Raleigh, NC – September 22, 2015 – Valencell, a leader in performance biometric data sensor technology, today announced that president and co-founder Dr. Steven LeBoeuf will present What if There is No Killer App for Wearables? Read More