You May Not Have One On Your Shoulder, But You Can Wear An Angel Health Sensor On Your Wrist

Larry Geisz | The Gadgeteer | September 22, 2013

Lets face it, with the cost of medical care and health insurance rising, it is more important than ever to look after your health. I have seen a lot of wearable activity monitors around, I even wear a Nike FuelBand everyday, but the information that you can get back is more about activity and not your health. The Angel health sensor, an open source health monitor seeking funding on Indiegogo, looks to change that. With sensors designed to measure heart rate, skin temperatures, blood oxygen, and activity and open source code, the possibilities for developers to create interactive apps for the Angel is almost limitless. Key features listed from the website are as follows: