Significant announcements made by some digital health companies at TechCrunch Disrupt

Significant announcements made by some digital health companies at TechCrunch Di

During the course of the TechCrunch Disrupt event held in San Francisco, a handful of digital health companies made some noteworthy announcements, showcasing innovative ideas and products as well as unveiling new devices.

The digital health innovators that made some of the most noteworthy announcements at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference included Styr Labs, MedRepublic, Carbon Health, Sync Think, and wellness device startup Moti, among a few others.

The announcement that Styr Labs – a company which makes a suite of connected devices – made at the event involved the launch of a new product --- a smart water bottle, which will be released by the company in the next few weeks.

MedRepublic announced the launch of its virtual medical tourism platform which will enable patients in the US and Canada to connect with English-speaking doctors overseas; and Carbon Health said that it is launching its app and also opening its pilot private practice clinic in San Francisco.

Sync Think carried out demonstrations of its virtual reality (VR) headset EyeSync, which is essentially a portable cognitive assessment device that can screen for head injuries with the help of eye-tracking technology. Moti announced that the launch of a Kickstarter campaign for its “physically present smart companion,” a tiny, dome-like device which serves as an environmental prompt for users to connect to the companion app.

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