If you haven't seen this video and you are a pumper, you owe it to yourself. it is the result of San Francisco-based design agency Adaptive Path taking up TuDiabetes member and diabetes blogger Amy Tenderich on www.diabetesmine.com/2007/04/an_open_letter_.html">her challenge to develop a diabetes management device that blows our socks off.


More details in her blog post published earlier:
http://www.diabetesmine.com/2007/08/newsflash-sf-de.html

Digg the story here:
http://digg.com/gadgets/iPod_v_Insulin_Pump_Part_2

Tags: design, ipod, meter, pump

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That design is right on the money. Thanks for your efforts, Amy
Here's a post about the process Adaptive Path followed to come up with the design:
http://www.adaptivepath.com/blog/2007/08/14/charmr-diabetes-managem...
Where can i sign up!!! i hate to sound like a spoiled little girl whining about a golden goose but I want it now!!!!
That right there is amazing. I saw this a few days ago and was just floored at how nice it looks compared to what we use now. All the technology is out there today. Hopefully someone will pick this up and make it.
Here's a link to an article about a presentation on the Charmr. It was held at a recent design conference in Washington DC.
Charmr: The Apple aesthetic meets the insulin pump
http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20070817-charmrd-im-sure.html

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