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Essence Group announces innovative 3D sensing fall detector using Texas Instruments IWR6843 mmWave sensor

Essence Group announces innovative 3D sensing fall detector using Texas Instruments IWR6843 mmWave sensor

Ground-breaking technology, enabling elderly independence, wins an IoT Breakthrough Award, is launching at CES 2020 in Las Vegas Herzliya, ISRAEL 3 January 2020 – Essence Group, the global Internet of Things solutions provider, has developed a pioneering multi-sensor fall detector using the Texas Instruments mmWave sensor. The fall detector’s unique monitoring capability enables elderly people to lead independent, ... Read More
 
Essence Launches Breakthrough Radar Technology to Detect Senior Falls

Essence Launches Breakthrough Radar Technology to Detect Senior Falls

Wins ESX Innovation Award Tel Aviv, June 3, 2019 – One of every three seniors fall each year. This is a startling number, one which is magnified by the fact that many, if not most, of these falls go undetected for long periods of time. Technological alerting solutions over time have had only limited success, ... Read More
 
From Panic Button To Advanced PERS solutions: Providing An Extra Layer Of Care

From Panic Button To Advanced PERS solutions: Providing An Extra Layer Of Care

When an elderly or an ill person is home alone and they required emergency for any reason, effective communication with their monitoring center is crucial for their safety. For this reason Wilhelm Hormann invented the first Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) back in the 1970s, which went public in the early 1980s and won the ... Read More
 
Connectivity and the LTE PERS

Connectivity and the LTE PERS

The connectivity of a Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) is in continuous evolution.

The connectivity of a Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) is in continuous evolution. It has matured from all standard landline phone-based to cellular-based technology, which only became industry relevant about 10 years ago. Cellular connectivity in the PERS industry is used with in-home as well as mobile systems alike, commonly referred to as “mPERS”. It ... Read More
 
AI in Service of the Elderly- Making Aging Easier, A Round up of Essence’s Meetup Event

AI in Service of the Elderly- Making Aging Easier, A Round up of Essence’s Meetup Event

Last Sunday, at The Media Innovation Lab (miLAB), a leading research & prototyping academic lab at IDC Herzliya, Essence, Aging2.0 and Mediterranean Towers Ventures hosted a Meetup to discuss how innovative Artificial Intelligence and robotics technologies that are available in the market today can help improve senior care and make aging easier. Dov Sugarman, the representative in Israel of Aging2.0 —a ... Read More
 
FocusCura Adds Essence Care@Home™ Solutions to Its Healthcare Offerings

FocusCura Adds Essence Care@Home™ Solutions to Its Healthcare Offerings

Technology Provides Safety and Monitoring for Seniors & Special Needs Populations Tel Aviv & Amsterdam, November 27, 2017 – FocusCura, the Netherlands-based provider of innovative services for the IoT healthcare sector, is adding Essence’s Care@HomeTM PERS+ and Care@HomeTM Pro solutions to its offerings. FocusCura plans to market them in the Netherlands, Belgium, and other EU ... Read More