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Jayanth Chakravarthy

At Jawbone, Jayanth is focused on unlocking exciting new experiences deeply rooted in sensors, hardware, and wearables. Previously, he was @ Cisco designing telepresence, @ Abbott inventing heart implants and @ D-Rev developing affordable medical devices for poor. Ping him (@cr_jayanth) if you want to chat about wearables.


UP3 & UP4: The first truly wearable heart rate monitors

When it comes to heart rate monitors, many people are stuck between a rock and a hard place. Existing products on the market may offer a variety of features, but it’s all at the cost of wearability. Big, clunky form factors, short battery life, a manual heart rate capturing process and a lack of actionable insights are all consistent complaints. (more…)


UP3: The world’s most advanced tracker

At our highest aspiration, the UP system helps you make everyday choices that enable both short and long-term health benefits. Every aspect of our product, from industrial and software design to data analytics, is crafted in service of this. With UP3, we wanted to significantly increase our ability to understand your physiology, and translate those signals into actionable insights. (more…)