4 Ways Eye Tracking Technology is Improving Lives

Thanks to successful charitable campaigns, such as the Ice Bucket Challenge fundraiser for ALS, eye tracking technology is getting more attention now than ever before. Besides assisting people who 4 ways eye tracking is improving liveshave ALS, eye tracking technology is being put to use is many more amazing ways. Here are just a few:

1. Eye tracking tests can help medical professionals diagnose concussions with improved accuracy and speed. Numerous studies on mild traumatic brain injury suggest that the shearing of […]

How Eye Tracking Technology Aids the Research Process

ResearchHave you ever watched a baby or small child play and thought to yourself — I wish I knew what he (or she) is thinking?

 

We usually have to wait until our children are old enough to tell us what they are thinking, and do they ever love to tell us!

 

Before infants and young children can talk, eye tracking can give us details about what is going on in their developing minds. Researchers at The Child and Baby Lab […]

Eye Tracking Test Shows Promise for Concussion Detection

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Steve Gleason Act Signed Into Law

Steve GleasonRecently, people living with ALS, and the entire assistive technology community, celebrated as President Obama signed Steve Gleason’s signature legislation into law. This bill makes speech generating devices more accessible for patients with ALS and other neurological disorders by making the purchases eligible for reimbursement through Medicare and Medicaid.

 

“Steve and Team Gleason deserve all the praise in the world for not only shedding light on this issue, but helping get our bill across the goal line,” said Sen. David […]

Eye Tracking Technology Helps Athletes Boost Performance

From the Super Bowl and the Final Four to the U.S. Open and Olympic Games, sports play a major role in our lives. Fans not only love the competition and rivalry, but also the personal triumph and athletic performance of their favorite teams and sports icons.

 

But before each game or match, athletes spend countless hours practicing to improve their games. They have coaches, sports psychologists and nutrition experts to help them shape their performances, and now eye tracking technology can be added to that list.

 

According to Professor Aidan Moran and […]