Biometrics, Daily Updates, Future Ear Radio, Longevity Economy, Podcasts

045 – Ryan Kraudel – Blood Oxygenation Sensors for Consumer Wearables

This week’s episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features Ryan Kraudel, VP of Marketing at Valencell. Ryan has been on the podcast a number of times, as he is the most knowledgeable person I know with regards to biometric sensors, and since biometric monitoring has been such a large theme for Future Ear, he’s… Continue reading 045 – Ryan Kraudel – Blood Oxygenation Sensors for Consumer Wearables

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041 – Brett Bivens & Ryan Kraudel – The Apple Health Blueprint

This week’s episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features Brett Bivens, Venture Investor at TechNexus, and Ryan Kraudel, VP of Marketing at Valencell. The topic for this week’s discussion is all around Apple’s healthcare ambitions, specifically with regard to its Apple Health app. Ryan’s background working at biometric sensor manufacturer, Valencell, combined with Brett’s… Continue reading 041 – Brett Bivens & Ryan Kraudel – The Apple Health Blueprint

Biometrics, Daily Updates, Flash Briefings, Future Ear Radio, Hearables, Longevity Economy, Podcasts, VoiceFirst

010 – Ryan Kraudel – Biometric Sensors + Hearables

Today’s episode of the podcast features, Ryan Kraudel, VP of Marketing at Valencell. Valencell manufacturers optical-based, PPG (photoplethysmogram) sensors that are designed to be integrated into a variety of wearables, consumer hearables and hearing aids. If you’ve ever used an Apple Watch before and noticed the blinking green light on the underside of the device,… Continue reading 010 – Ryan Kraudel – Biometric Sensors + Hearables

Alexa, Aural Attention Economy, Biometrics, Daily Updates, Future Ear Radio, Google Assistant, Hearables, Hearing Aids, Hearing Healthcare, Longevity Economy, Podcasts, Siri, VoiceFirst, Wearables

067 – Future of Hearing Health – Device Innovation (Panel Discussion)

This week on the Future Ear Radio podcast I’m publishing a panel discussion that I moderated in March for the Future of Hearing Health Virtual Conference, which was hosted by Hearing Health & Technology Matters. The panelists for this discussion, going clock-wise in the picture are Brent Edwards, PhD (Director of The National Acoustics Lab),… Continue reading 067 – Future of Hearing Health – Device Innovation (Panel Discussion)

Alexa, Aural Attention Economy, Daily Updates, Future Ear Radio, Google Assistant, Hearables, Hearing Healthcare, Longevity Economy, Podcasts, Siri, VoiceFirst

054 – “What are you looking forward to in 2021?” Part 1 (Hearables + Voice)

As we wind down the year, I rounded up a smattering of guests from the show this year for two end-of-the-year episodes. For these two episodes, I asked each guest, “what are you most looking forward to in 2021 as it relates to your industry, expertise and passion?” This episode features seven guests related to… Continue reading 054 – “What are you looking forward to in 2021?” Part 1 (Hearables + Voice)

Apple, Biometrics, Daily Updates, Future Ear Radio, Hearables, Wearables

Wearables Grow Up (Future Ear Daily Update 9-19-19)

One of my favorite podcasts, a16z, recently created a secondary, news-oriented show, “16 minutes.” 16 Minutes is great because the host, Sonal Chokshi (who also hosts the a16Z podcast), brings on various in-house experts from a16Z’s venture capital firm to provide insight into each week’s news topics. This week, Sonal brought on general partner, Vijay… Continue reading Wearables Grow Up (Future Ear Daily Update 9-19-19)

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032 – Wearables as Early Detection Health Systems (Panel)

This week’s episode of the Future Ear Podcast features a panel discussion between Andy Bellavia (Knowles Corp), Ryan Kraudel (Valencell), Chris Economos (PhysIQ), and myself. Our conversation this week revolved around the feasibility of using wearables and a variety of sensors to build early detection systems for individual data health sets. The ensemble of guests… Continue reading 032 – Wearables as Early Detection Health Systems (Panel)

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016 – Carl Thomas – Hearables-as-a-Platform

The next episode of the Future Ear Podcast features Carl Thomas, Founding Director at Audiowings. Along with launching wearable company, Audiowings, Carl also founded Wearables London seven years ago, which brings industry thought leaders and executives together. As someone who has a long history working in the wearables industry, I figured Carl would be a… Continue reading 016 – Carl Thomas – Hearables-as-a-Platform

Audiology, Daily Updates, Future Ear Radio, Hearables, Hearing Aids, Hearing Healthcare, Podcasts

100: Thank You and Cheers to the Next 100

At long last, we’ve arrived… episode 100 is here! I started this podcast in 2019 as a way to learn in public about hearing technology innovation, new use cases for hearables and hearing aids, and ultimately, how the hearing health industry is changing. Flash forward three years and 99 conversations later, and I would say… Continue reading 100: Thank You and Cheers to the Next 100