Wearable technology and the Quantified Self movement are pretty trendy nowadays, especially since the launch of the ultra-popular Jawbone UP powered by MotionX technology. Today, Fullpower-MotionX, MotionX-24/7 for the iPhone and iPad, an activity tracker and sleep monitor optimized for the iPhone 5S M7 processor and iOS 7.
Unlike competing trackers such as the Jawbone UP or the Nike+ Fuel Band, 24/7 does not require a wearable device to record similar data, it is all in your iPhone. The application can measure your hearth rate simply when you place your finger on the smartphone camera, it captures the image of the blood flow when lit by the LED flash. The optimization for the M7 (a processor designed for sensors management) allows having the application run in the background without draining the battery. (more…)