Lava Monster creates value and impact for our clients through the design of digital products and experiences.


Nike+ Fuelband ios app

Lava Monster's lead developer, Todd Hopkinson, worked with Nike and world-class leaders, creatives & engineers from Nike, R/GA, Synapse, Apple, and more, on the innovative Nike+ FuelBand. During Todd's time as lead developer on the FuelBand iOS app, Fast Company named Nike as the Top Innovator of 2013, highlighting the Nike+ FuelBand.

Nike's FuelBand mobile app enabled users to effortlessly connect to the FuelBand on their wrist (via BLE), configure its functions, synchronize data to the Nike+ platform, see a breakdown of their activity, see their daily activity goal, unlock achievements, and connect with friends and engage in support or competitions with activity posts and interactions in the social feed.

The FuelBand is arguably the spiritual predecessor of the Apple Watch, and notably, Apple sells a Nike+ Apple Watch. The FuelBand product was ended harmonious to the release of the Apple Watch.

The FuelBand mobile application earned millions of active users and had a 4.5/5 star rating on the App Store. 



Lava Monster Labs worked with partners in Scottsdale, Arizona to design, develop, integrate, and deploy a patient-centric iPad-based iOS application designed to enable suffering patients and their medical practitioners to swiftly and easily navigate the drug-application process, eliminating paperwork, process bottlenecks, and time-wasting validation and submission errors.


Medical Supplies cross reference mobile apps

Lava Monster Labs works with a major provider of medical supplies to design and deploy iOS and Android applications to enable their sales representatives to instantly lookup relevant products based on competitor SKU codes.