Brainworks uses smartphone camera and AI to detect your heart rate, breathing

Venture Beat | Jul 13, 2019 at 3:45 PM
  • Brainworks is combining artificial intelligence and simple smartphone camera images to automatically detect someone’s heart rate or breathing rate.
  • And that’s just one of the tricks that the Emeryville, California-based company is pursuing in its overall goal to use intelligent ambient biometric sensors to make healthcare better.
  • If it detects that the measurement is accurate, the sensors will capture a few seconds of your heart rate.