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Nanotech garment will gather health information through sweat

Nanotech garment will gather health information through sweat

Jul 26, 2016 United States
Instead of just wicking sweat away, the team's yarn will be able to chemically analyze its contents and change color accordingly.
Plastic flexible magnetic memory device

Plastic flexible magnetic memory device

Jul 22, 2016 Singapore
Smart plastic demonstrates excellent performance in terms of data storage and processing capabilities.
Smart sensors can be sutured into tissue

Smart sensors can be sutured into tissue

Jul 20, 2016 United States
For the first time, researchers have integrated nano-scale sensors, electronics and microfluidics into threads - ranging from simple cotton to sophisticated synthetics - that can be sutured through multiple layers of tissue to gather diagnostic data wirelessly in real time.
Fiber that is stronger than spider silk

Fiber that is stronger than spider silk

Jul 19, 2016 United States
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories has received a contract valued at up to $1.0 million for the development of high performance fibers for protective apparel applications.
Does IoT present new opportunities for conductive adhesives?

Does IoT present new opportunities for conductive adhesives?

Jul 15, 2016 Worldwide
The Internet of Things adds new sensing and communications to improve the functionality of all manner of things in the world, leading towards broader connectivity, and huge amounts of data generated and exchanged.
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Partnership to drive innovation in wearable technology for clothing

Partnership to drive innovation in wearable technology for clothing

Jul 15, 2016 United States
Flex has partnered with MAS Holdings to develop revolutionary new wearable technologies that accelerate and integrate the Intelligence of Things into clothing and enable more natural, intuitive interactions between people and technology.
Quad Industries Show Printed Electronics Samples at the IDTechEx Show!

Quad Industries Show Printed Electronics Samples at the IDTechEx Show!

Jul 14, 2016
Video interview with Quad Industries at the IDTechEx Show! (Berlin, Germany | 27-28 April, 2016).
Varta Shows Their Microbatteries at the IDTechEx Show! in Berlin 2016

Varta Shows Their Microbatteries at the IDTechEx Show! in Berlin 2016

Jul 13, 2016
Video interview with VARTA Microbattery GmbH at the IDTechEx Show! (Berlin, Germany | 27-28 April, 2016).
Tissue-integrated biosensors for monitoring multiple body chemistries

Tissue-integrated biosensors for monitoring multiple body chemistries

Jul 13, 2016 United States
Profusa, Inc has announced that it was awarded a $7.5 million dollar grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the U.S. Army Research Office to develop implantable biosensors for the simultaneous, continuous monitoring of multiple body chemistries.
Electronic tattoo has many potential applications

Electronic tattoo has many potential applications

Jul 13, 2016 Israel
The new electrode is comfortable and accessible, allowing users to carry on as usual with their daily routines, while monitoring their muscle activity for many hours, for a range of medical and other purposes.
FeelIT Showcase Skin Inspired Flexible Sensors at the IDTechEx Show!

FeelIT Showcase Skin Inspired Flexible Sensors at the IDTechEx Show!

Jul 12, 2016
Video interview with FeelIT at the IDTechEx Show! (Berlin, Germany | 27-28 April, 2016).
Flexible textile pressure sensors

Flexible textile pressure sensors

Jul 12, 2016 Korea
LG Innotek has announced the development of new concept textile flexible pressure sensors. This sensor senses pressure from the entire surface of the sensor and it is even bendable.
Investment in Kiwi wearable sensors

Investment in Kiwi wearable sensors

Jul 11, 2016 New Zealand, Japan
StretchSense, a wearable sensor company based in Auckland New Zealand, has announced that it has secured Series A funding from Japanese corporation Start Today Co Ltd