Our Projects

A Lifesaving App for Those in Need

Vitals Aware Services has a potentially life-saving application for individuals with invisible vulnerabilities. An individual with a disability utilizes the app to assist in communication with emergency service personnel. Vulnerable adults can lack the confidence and ability to speak with law enforcement due to an impaired sense of danger or from feeling overwhelmed; these responses…

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Lab Work: UR TURN

As a part of an ongoing series we are starting called “Lab Work”, we will be interviewing a handful of the amazing clients that we are blessed to have the opportunity to support through our experience in Mobile/Cloud Applications and Data Science. This month, we will be talking with Angie Eilers from UR TURN. A…

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Why The Time Is Now

I had the extreme pleasure of recently keynoting the University of Minnesota’s Law School’s Symposium on the Internet of Things. During the opening remarks and the lunch keynote that I gave to the audience, I talked about the way in which intelligent “things” are more and more going to have an impact on our lives.…

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Vitals Aware Services Releases Life Saving Technology

Vitals Aware Services , a client of Lab 651, is releasing mobile and web applications with IoT based technology created by our team to more than 500 police officers in Dakota County, Minnesota with a number of other law enforcement agencies around the United States set to pilot the program in the coming months. Coverage by…

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Building Connected Classrooms

Outside of running the mobile and web applications team at Lab 651, I teach a graduate level course on the Internet of Things at the University of Saint Thomas. I have had the opportunity to experience situations where I wished that I was omniscient; able to see, hear and know all in the classroom. Therefore,…

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