Blog: No Brainer: Youth Sports Participation Rates
According to a recent report by the Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA) and the Aspen Institute, youth participation in most team sports was up slightly in 2017, but was down 4% over the past four years. A decade ago, 45% of children ages 6 to 12 played a team sport regularly, but now only […]
Blog: Thinking Outside the Box: Utilizing Eye Tracking to Diagnose Cervical Dysfunction After Whiplash
Read our latest installment from clinical expert Marie Boo.
Blog: My Clinical Evaluation Using the EYE-SYNC Technology
When I examine an athlete, I need to devote ample time to effectively and safely assess many systems in the body that help the athlete perform at top physical and cognitive performance. After collecting a subjective history, including injury mechanism of injury, I do a thorough binocular vision exam.
Blog: Quality Assessment of EYE-SYNC’s Eye Movement Data
(Valid) Data. My precious… Several years ago, I was fortunate to be involved in an exciting large-scale eye tracking study. The team had spent countless hours recruiting subjects, conducting surveys, and gathering data. We had waited eagerly for several months to take a peek at the data, but the data czars had wisely cautioned us […]
Blog: Why the Game Needs EYE-SYNC: A Player’s Perspective
Have you ever thought about how much detail and nuance you are missing each moment of the day? Of the infinite information coming in through our senses from the world around us, our brains do an amazing job of discerning what is immediately important, and what we can allow to fade into the background. If […]
Blog: The Predictive Brain State
Our brains have an inherent challenge. It takes time to process information and the outside world is not still, nor are we. So we are always in the past. Yet we interact in the present- catch the ball, have conversations and drive our cars. How do we do it if all we sense has already happened?
Blog: Adapting to Innovation: Integrating Eye Tracking Metrics into Your Clinical Practice
Through the process of discovery and innovation, the evolution of clinical practice affords clinicians the opportunity to gain new skills and improve decision making as a result of new, high-fidelity patient data collected and enhanced workflow these opportunities create. Today, however, we have seen a glut of emerging technologies, diagnostics, and equipment create confusion in […]
Blog: Behind an FDA Clearance
An FDA clearance is necessary to market a medical device in the United States. Everyone is aware that regulatory hurdles can be an expensive, intrusive process. Having one carries a lot of weight. However, few companies have been through the process and rarely discuss the challenges. But there are benefits to transparency. Users of SyncThink […]
Blog: Seeing What Can’t Be Seen:
A Firsthand Account of the Power of the SyncThink Platform
When Opportunity Knocks When I was first exposed to the EYE-SYNC technology, I had already been working for five years as part of a collaborative, multidisciplinary group of researchers at Stanford to better understand the natural history of head injury. We maintained a collective curiosity about novel ways this epidemic could be better understood, […]
Blog: A Different Kind of Sync
I have had the good fortune to enjoy over 25 years of building a range of software businesses – enterprise and consumer – big companies and startups. I loved the challenge and am proud of the positive impact of these products which have touched millions (SugarSync, Catch) and in some cases hundreds of millions (Netscape, […]