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Origin’s Next Chapter: Q&A with Ray Liu and Spencer Maid

Origin is on the precipice of an exciting new chapter, one that will further the organization’s commercial impact and propel Origin into a period of rapid growth. Beginning January 1, 2023, Origin leader and current Chief Commercial Officer Spencer Maid will become President and Chief Executive Officer. Spencer takes the reigns from Origin Founder and Chairman of the Board Dr. Ray Liu. Ray founded Origin ten…

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WiFi Sensing vs. Radar: Coverage, Cost, and Connectedness

Radar has been used by governments and technology companies for decades, detecting the movements of people and objects. Originally developed for military use during World War II, the applications of radar technology have expanded dramatically over time – you can now find radar used in modern vehicles, in train tunnels, in mining, and in traffic monitoring. However, in recent years, engineers have developed technology that distinguishes…

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Why AI Matters in Healthcare

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming healthcare, giving physicians and researchers new tools to diagnose and help patients. Healthcare systems across the globe are rapidly adopting new AI technology. From 2019 to 2021, the market for artificial intelligence in healthcare grew at a rate of 167.1%, and all indicators point to continued growth in the coming decade, with revenue estimated to reach $208.2 billion by 2030. AI…

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Inventing WiFi Sensing: An Interview with Dr. Ray Liu

WiFi Sensing will soon be everywhere- protecting our homes, automating our houses, promoting independent living and keeping loved ones safe. This technology has the potential to change the way we live, but how did it begin? Who first harnessed the power of WiFi waves? To learn more about how such impactful technology came to be, we spoke with the inventor of WiFi Sensing – Origin’s CEO…

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Child Presence Detection: How Technological Advancements Will Make Our Cars Safer

Every year, an average of 38 children die from heat-related deaths after being trapped or forgotten in cars. Since 1998, when these deaths first started to be tracked, over 800 children have died in hot cars, and many more have become ill or hospitalized. These tragedies can occur even in milder weather – in 2019 a young boy suffered a heat stroke in the back of…

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Top 6 Home Security Innovations in 2022

Over the past two years, homeowners have spent more time at home than ever —working from home, learning online, socializing virtually and hosting small at-home gatherings. This sparked a surge in demand for home security. Families and individuals alike increasingly view home security systems as an essential investment to protect the people and things they value most. By 2025, the home security market is expected to…

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Is Technology Making Aging in Place More Viable Than Ever?

The number of adults over 65 is rapidly growing, especially within the United States. By 2060, the 65+ age group’s share of the total population will increase from 16 percent to 23 percent. As the population ages, key questions arise: who will take care of these older adults? Where will they live? A recent survey found that a staggering 90 percent of adults over the age…

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How Secure Is WiFi Sensing?

Wireless systems and internet-connected devices can drastically improve our lives and safety. They can automate our homes, increase convenience, and deliver information and entertainment instantly. These systems and devices can also be popular targets for cybercriminals, with over 1.5 billion attacks on smart home devices reported in the first half of 2021. Consumers and technology developers need to understand these vulnerabilities and seek out systems that…

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Powered by Origin: WiFi Sensing Tech Will Soon Be Everywhere

When you think of WiFi, what comes to mind? Most people think of a router, the internet, the ability to send emails or check social media. In truth, WiFi can do so much more, and can enhance our lives in material ways. When harnessed to its full potential, WiFi can improve our health and our safety. In the Beginning Origin’s CEO and Founder Dr. Ray Liu…

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A Non-Wearable Approach to Elderly Monitoring: The Value and Benefits

For the aging with independence, having to choose between living independently and living safely is unbearably difficult. A 2018 AARP survey showed that 76% of Americans aged 50 and older prefer to remain in their current residences as they age, but many don’t believe they’ll be allowed that opportunity. Sixty percent of adult children surveyed said they were concerned about their parents’ preference of aging in…

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