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CES 2015 Event

Hi everyone, Tellspec will be at CES 2015 next week. Our booth is 73328 located in the Tech West Health area @SandsExpo. Also, Isabel Hoffmann will giving a talk @CES at the Digital Health Summit in the afternoon of January 7th, 2015. Come and visit us there! Tellspec Team

Technical Update

Dear Indiegogo Supporters, This is a long-overdue technical update. Although marketing and publicity efforts continue, of course, this update is about what we are doing to create the actual product which we promised to you. TellSpec food sensor is a more difficult thing to do than we thought at first, but this does not say […]

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Tellspec CEO Isabel Hoffmann Speaks and Demos BETA Food Scanner Today at TEDGlobal 2014

This afternoon, our CEO Isabel Hoffmann will speak at TEDGlobal in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She will give a demo of one of our first BETA units on stage. Hoffmann’s talk will cover the idea, inspiration and technology behind TellSpec, as well as the potential impact of creating a robust, global Food Print or a […]

Tellspec CEO Isabel Hoffmann Speaks and Demos BETA Food Scanner Today at TEDGlobal 2014

Dear Indiegogo Supporters, TellSpec CEO Isabel Hoffmann Speaks and Demos BETA Food Scanner Today at TEDGlobal 2014 This afternoon, our CEO Isabel Hoffmann will speak at TEDGlobal in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She will give a demo of one of our first BETA units on stage. Hoffmann’s talk will cover the idea, inspiration and technology […]

Tellspecopedia

Dear Indiegogo Supporters, On Tuesday TellSpec launched TELLSPECOPEDIA to help consumers better understand food ingredients and their impact on health. In contrast to a lot of the conflicting food ingredient information provided on the internet our food science researchers created a new and powerful searchable online database to provide consumers more credible information sources. They […]

September News

Dear Indiegogo Supporters, Since our last update, we continue to strengthen our algorithms and continue collecting more food data for the TellSpec food databank. We are happy to report that the feasibility study was also completed successfully. As a result we are working on two parallel product development strategies; one short and the other long […]

Artificial Colours Part 2

The food industry has a long history with food dyes, both synthetic and nature-derived. They are widely used because humans eat with their eyes. It’s important, however, to question and evaluate the safety of these synthetic food dyes. There are examples of food dyes widely used for years, then banned due to negative health effects, […]

Artificial Colors Part I Tellspec Blog – Consumer Education

Artificial Colors Part I TellSpec Blog – Consumer Education Read about how artificial colors in your food affects your health! Below is 1 example so connect to the link above to learn more. For example: Amaranth is a dark red to purple, synthetic azo dye derived from petroleum. Banned from use in US in 1976; […]

Artificial Colours Part 1

The food industry has a long history with food dyes, both synthetic and nature-derived. They are widely used because humans eat with their eyes. It’s important, however, to question and evaluate the safety of these synthetic food dyes. There are examples of food dyes widely used for years, then banned due to negative health effects, […]