Useful Products & Resources: shared by the Tech-enhanced Life Community

Below are products and resources our Explorers have found useful or interesting in their search for ways to help mitigate the challenges of growing older.

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New Listings

Toch Sleepsense, bed sensor

 
Toch Sleepsense, bed sensor
 

Toch Sleepsense is a non-wearable sleep tracker designed to allow caregivers to monitor the safety of their loved ones while asleep. It also lets you monitor your own sleep.

 

Bose SoundControl Hearing Aids

 
Bose SoundControl Hearing Aids
 

Bose SoundControl Hearing Aids, when used with the Bose Hear app, are intended to adjust the audio signal to the needs of the user. These are OTC hearing aids that do not require an audiologist fitting.

 

A Dignified Life

 
 

A Dignified Life is a book intended to offer a successful approach to caring for persons with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia.

 

Olive Hearables

 
 

The Olive Smart Ear is a device that combined with a smartphone app is intended to filter out background noise for a clearer hearing experience.

 

BeHear Hearing Amplifiers

 
 

BeHear is a range of wearable Bluetooth hearing amplifiers designed for people with mild to moderate hearing loss.

 

Toch Smarturns: Intelligent Stove Knobs

 
Toch Smarturns: Intelligent Stove Knobs
 

Knobs you can add to an existing stove that "time" how long the stove has been on and alert if it is left unattended for "too long".

 

Upside HoM

 
Upside HoM
 

Upside HoM is intended to offer older adults apartment living with amenities in multigenerational buildings or campus settings. 

 

Candoo

 
Candoo
 

Candoo offers technology concierge services intended to assist the user with as-needed online sessions, a membership subscription, and online help with device installation and setup.

 

 

Recently Discussed by the Longevity Explorers

Clarity Products for the Sensory Impaired

 
Clarity Products for the Sensory Impaired
 

Clarity (a subsidiary of Plantronics) offers a line of innovative communication products which are all designed to help people with hearing loss, low vision, limited mobility, dexterity issues and other health challenges. Customers may choose from an array of products offering sound...

 

A Dignified Life

 
 

A Dignified Life is a book intended to offer a successful approach to caring for persons with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia.

 

Avantree TV Wireless Earbuds

 
 

Avantree TV Wireless Earbuds are intended for use by hearing-impaired persons or those who do not want to disturb others when watching TV.

 

Yoctosun LED Magnifier

 
 

The YOCTOSUN lighted magnifier is a lightweight head-worn device intended to provide hands-free improved visibility for reading, hobby, or other close work. 

 

Yoctosun LED Magnifier

 
 

The YOCTOSUN lighted magnifier is a lightweight head-worn device intended to provide hands-free improved visibility for reading, hobby, or other close work. 

 

Yoctosun LED Magnifier

 
 

The YOCTOSUN lighted magnifier is a lightweight head-worn device intended to provide hands-free improved visibility for reading, hobby, or other close work. 

 

Lyft Mobile App

 
Lyft ride sharing app
 

Lyft is a mobile app to order a ride. It is a direct competitor to Uber.

 

Uber

 
Uber
 

Uber is an interactive ride service which members can summon by phone or via the Uber smartphone app.

 

 

 

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In-depth Reviews by our Analyst Team

HandsFree Health, WellBe Medical Alert Plus

WellBe medical Alert Plus

 

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Theora Care, Theora Connect

Theora Connect watch

 

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Bay Alarm, SOS Smartwatch

SOS Smartwatch medical alert

 

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Claris Companion

Claris Companion under evaluation

 

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GrandPad Tablet

GrandPad tablet under evaluation

 

Hero Medication Dispenser

Hero Pill Dispenser

 

MedaCube Medication Dispenser

MedaCube

 

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MedMinder, Maya

MedMinder Maya

 

Philips Lifeline, GoSafe 2

Philips Lifeline GoSafe 2