With Lumo Lift, Fashion Meets Function

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With Lumo Lift, Fashion Meets Function

With Lumo Lift, Fashion Meets Function   It’s no secret that wearables are making a big splash right now. An ever-increasing number of products let you track your activity, health, sleep, posture, and more, giving you unprecedented access to actionable information about yourself and your body. However, in the words of Lumo BodyTech CEO Monisha Perkash, “Wearables are useless if people don’t wear them.” We believe that creating something people want to wear is just as important as creating amazing technology....

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Introduction to Lumo Lift [Video]

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Introduction to Lumo Lift [Video]

Now that we’ve announced our shipping schedule, we hope you’re excited to receive your Lumo Lift. We certainly can’t wait for you to start using it! In the meantime, check out this short video to learn a bit more about Lumo Lift and how to use it. We promise, this info will come in handy when you get a package from us in the mailbox later this summer.   Look forward to more videos about Lift’s features in the upcoming weeks. All the Best, The Lumo...

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Lumo Lift Update: Production Schedule and a Few Announcements

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Lumo Lift Update: Production Schedule and a Few Announcements

Lumo Lift Update: Production Schedule and a Few Announcements Dear Lumo Supporter, We know you’re eager to hear when you’ll receive your Lumo Lift, so we have big news. We are so close to shipping, and we can now share the dates for the rest of our production process! We recognize that these dates are later than we initially stated for our earliest supporters, but our entire team has been working hard to deliver you an awesome product. We’re in the final countdown and we are very grateful for your patience through this process. We have...

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Why We Chose to Focus on Our Desktop App

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Why We Chose to Focus on Our Desktop App

Why We Chose to Focus on Our Desktop App Dear Lumo Supporter, Thank you so much for purchasing Lumo Lift! We are so excited to begin shipping Lifts in a few weeks and couldn’t have done it without you. We are also excited to announce that this Fall, we will be releasing a Desktop app for Windows 7+ and for Mac computers with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE). With our Desktop app, you will be able to track your progress and check your posture in real-time while you work. No need to use your phone at the office! As a small team, we have to carefully...

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Meet The Team: Supriya, Technical Lead

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Meet The Team: Supriya, Technical Lead

Meet The Team: Supriya, Technical Lead As our Technical Lead, Supriya is in charge of making sure that everything runs smoothly on our software engineering team. As you might guess, that’s no small feat! What is your role at Lumo BodyTech?  As Technical Lead, I am in charge of managing our software applications on iOS and other platforms. I coordinate lots of fast-changing software parts with cross-functional teams to make sure they come together as an awesome product. I am also responsible for keeping our development teams on track so...

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Meet The Team: Coulton, UX Designer

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Meet The Team: Coulton, UX Designer

Meet The Team: Coulton, UX Designer Here at Lumo BodyTech, our goal is always to create products that are intuitive, easy to use, and delightful for our amazing customers. The entire team is driven by this mission, but it is especially important to our UX Designer, Coulton. What is your role at Lumo BodyTech? As Lumo’s UX (User Experience) Designer, my main role is to listen to users, understand their expectations and needs, and dream up product features and experiences that exceed those expectations and needs. I need to make sure that...

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How to Feel More Confident, Instantly

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How to Feel More Confident, Instantly

How to Feel More Confident, Instantly Listen, we think you’re awesome. But we also know that it’s all too easy to feel down on yourself from time to time. When negativity starts to rear its ugly head, it can impair your performance in all aspects of your life, from your career to your flirting skills. Luckily, there are several ways to score a quick boost of confidence when you need it most. 1) Ditch the slouch We know this one is predictable coming from us, but it’s true! Slouching makes you look insecure and unsure of yourself, while good...

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It’s Time to Take a Real Break!

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It’s Time to Take a Real Break!

It’s Time to Take a Real Break!   We know you’ve seen it. You’ve probably done it, and we admit that we’re guilty too. Lunchtime rolls around, so you eat your salad at your desk while catching up on email. You take an afternoon coffee break, but spend the whole time on your phone, scrolling through Facebook or texting your friends. In our busy, plugged-in world, it’s easy to feel like we should always be doing something on our devices. Turns out, all of that on-the-fly “productivity” is actually...

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Lumo Lift Update: Units From Our Tool Are Looking Great!

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Lumo Lift Update: Units From Our Tool Are Looking Great!

Lumo Lift Update: Units From Our Tool Are Looking Great! We know that those of you who pre-ordered Lumo Lift are anxious to get your awesome new Lift in the mail, so we want to share some exciting news. We’ve been making great progress at our factory and were excited to receive the latest Lifts from our tool – the steel mold that we use to mass-produce Lift. While early prototypes were made on a more individual basis, we now have beautiful, working models from the very same machine that we will soon use to churn out tens of thousands of...

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Meet The Team: Mike, Head of Manufacturing

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Meet The Team: Mike, Head of Manufacturing

Meet The Team: Mike, Head of Manufacturing With the incredible demand we have seen for Lumo Lift, our Head of Manufacturing, Mike, is busier than ever making sure that we are able to ship the best quality product as soon as possible. He took some time out of his busy schedule to give us a glimpse into what he has been working on and share his excitement about the future of wearable tech and Lumo BodyTech! What is your role at Lumo BodyTech?  I am in charge of managing all of our resources in China, including our manufacturer, engineers, and...

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