Archive for the 'SoapBox' Category

Fitbit exercise sensor design

( SoapBox )

I must admit I like the promise of new products that use data capture to help me in my quest to improve my fitness. Enter the “Fitbit”, a small clip-on sensor that captures all activity through out the day and night and uploads it to a web site for analysis. My first couple of weeks [...]

Who’s got my Zipcar?

( SoapBox )

I’m a big fan of sharing resources and helping our planet, in fact I gladly gave up my car here in NYC and never again missed alternate side parking. Enter Zipcar, the green friendly company (with a green logo) that will gladly put you in a car for as little as an hour and even [...]