Reflections

Beat the SAD away with LYS

Beat the SAD away with LYS
It seems like a few too many acronyms, but SAD (seasonal affective disorder) is a widely common side effect of shorter daylight hours. Many have at...

LYS is taking on Kickstarter, here's why.

LYS is taking on Kickstarter, here's why.
Many brave souls have uploaded their hearts and dreams onto the crowd funding platform of Kickstarter before, in hopes of materialising an otherwis...

Insertable Technology: Friend or Foe?

Insertable Technology: Friend or Foe?
If ever the conversation of insertable technology rises, it’s safe to say a glass of wine is usually involved and of course, endless references to ...

Blue light is naturally everywhere

Blue light is naturally everywhere
When Donna Haraway described the speculative Cyborg she close to foresaw the average millennial. While a cyborg is a creature of half human half ma...

The present isn't for us

The present isn't for us
As human beings, we pride ourselves in our unique nature. Homo Sapiens, the wise man, is the belief that there are many aspects that separate us fr...

New, improved and revised LYS prototype

New, improved and revised LYS prototype
Back from the manufacturers and freshly gold stenciled, the new and improved L Y S sensor is soon with us. A short while back we sent out prototyp...

A guide to a healthier light-lifestyle

A guide to a healthier light-lifestyle
As we have been discussing light and circadian rhythm a fair bit, we thought to break it down for you just a touch; bring you up to speed with why ...

How LYS can be used in care homes

How LYS can be used in care homes
Copenhagen’s Aalborg University recent graduate Sofie Gammelgård Jensen used L Y S as a core case study for her Master's thesis. The Techno-Anthrop...

Technology for the sleepless

Technology for the sleepless
Sleeping well has become somewhat of a recent obsession in the modern world. Perhaps it’s because we’re living through a generation of the sleeples...

LYS is on the list: 20 hottest wearable tech startups to watch in 2017

LYS is on the list: 20 hottest wearable tech startups to watch in 2017
"These small companies are making big waves in the world of wearables" We are honoured to be on the list of the hottest 20 startups to watch. Chec...

The LYS test phase

The LYS test phase
In this blog post, we reflect upon the L Y S test phase and you can see how some test users are wearing LYS as well as a few real-world results. W...

The Weather Project: Sensing and Observing

The Weather Project: Sensing and Observing
A source of inspiration for LYS is the Danish/Icelandic contemporary artist, Olafur Eliasson. He works in the cross-field of art and science and us...