Modjoul Blog

Using Data for Good

By Chad Leonard on September 25, 2020 in Modjoul SmartBelt, IoT, Big Data

If you're a Netflix subscriber, or have friends/family that watch Netflix, I'm sure you've heard about the new docudrama, The Social Dilemma. If not, the film is aimed at raising awareness around important issues with social media surrounding...

The Effect of 3D Printing

By Nicklas Thilen on September 18, 2020 in IoT

You may not realize it, but 3D printing, additive manufacturing, is infiltrating your daily life. Within the coming years every airliner, vehicle and millions of other products will contain parts or be fully made using additive manufacturing. 3D...

Alan Kay said it best...

By Itmenon Towfeeq on September 1, 2020 in Workplace Wearables, IoT

It was Alan Kay who said, “people who are serious about software should build their own hardware”. This thought, echoed by Steve Jobs in one of his famous presentation’s, packs multiple layers underneath. Hardware is always a scary prospect for...

COVID-19: Changing Rigid IT and Connectivity Infrastructure

By Shridhar Kulkarni on August 25, 2020 in IoT, Big Data, COVID-19

Traditional IT approach

The Truth About COVID-19 Safety Technology

By Lucas Bradford on August 19, 2020 in Workplace Safety, IoT, COVID-19

In the last decade, the internet has emerged as the worlds most advanced and widely used platform for communication. We exchange information, gain experiences, and even control the objects that surround us in our day to day lives all over the...

From Technology to Product

By Praveen Nedumpully Govindan, PhD on August 7, 2020 in Modjoul Dashboard, Workplace Wearables, Workplace Safety, IoT, Injury Reporting, Big Data, Contact Tracing

As a young and thriving company, Modjoul’s bread and butter is selling technology, be it wearable safety products or app-based screening and contact tracing products. This leads me into thinking what transforms a technology into a good product...

A Brief History of Wearable Technology

By Nicklas Thilen on August 5, 2020 in Workplace Wearables, IoT

1970s

Functionality vs. Size of Wearables

By Itmenon Towfeeq on July 31, 2020 in Workplace Wearables, Modjoul SmartBelt, IoT

Options for Power Optimization One of the big debates that makers of smart wearables engage in frequently is on the size versus functionality issue. There is an ongoing trend wherein a reduced size and extended battery life seem to be the norm,...

Driving Change Through Haptic Feedback

By Sarah Essich on July 22, 2020 in Workplace Safety, IoT, Injury Reporting, Return to Work, Social Distancing

"How does wearable technology assist in changing the behaviors of my workforce?" It's a question that has and will continued to be posed in many discussions as industries explore the implementation of wearable technology in the workplace. In the...

13 Ways to Avoid Being THAT Company

By Eric Martinez on July 9, 2020 in Workplace Safety, IoT, Screening, Return to Work, Modjoul Health, COVID-19, Contact Tracing

After two months of listening and helping customers prepare for Covid-19, there are quite a lot of learnings that Modjoul has picked up along the way. It is clear companies are still in the test, pilot and implement stage. The quick solutions are...