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Wearable technology for animals - what has your dog done today?

Wearable technology for animals - what has your dog done today?

Jun 6, 2017 Worldwide
As summer rolls in for the northern hemisphere, pet owners are no doubt looking forward to spending more time in the great outdoors with their four-legged friends. However, issues arise from being out in the open, whether it is overexertion, heat stroke, or pets running away and getting lost. Fortunately, there are several wearable devices for animals on the market today, most commonly to be worn on the pet's collar, to address these concerns.
Wearable sweat sensor can diagnose cystic fibrosis

Wearable sweat sensor can diagnose cystic fibrosis

Apr 19, 2017 United States
A wristband-type wearable sweat sensor could transform diagnostics and drug evaluation for cystic fibrosis, diabetes and other diseases.
Are your sensors spying on you?

Are your sensors spying on you?

Apr 17, 2017 17 United Kingdom
Cyber experts have revealed the ease with which malicious websites, as well as installed apps, can spy on us using just the information from the motion sensors in our mobile phones.
Ink-jet printable and biocompatible layered electronics

Ink-jet printable and biocompatible layered electronics

Apr 4, 2017 Europe
Printed electronics can lead to both low-cost and flexible devices. Flexible electronics is of particular interest for wearable systems, such as health and fitness trackers, while the relative low-costs of printing are attractive for functional packaging for consumer products.
Order a pizza with your shoes

Order a pizza with your shoes

Mar 9, 2017 United States
Ordering pizza may never be easier, or more fun, than right now thanks to Pizza Hut.
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Myontec professional intelligent sportswear producer presents new app

Myontec professional intelligent sportswear producer presents new app

Mar 7, 2017 Finland
Myontec has launched a totally new Mbody Live mobile application.
Physiological changes tracked moment to moment

Physiological changes tracked moment to moment

Mar 2, 2017 United States
Sweating it out on a treadmill, or racing to finish a half marathon, a runner might risk a potentially dangerous buildup of electrolytes in their blood.
Low-cost sensor to measure skin hydration

Low-cost sensor to measure skin hydration

Feb 15, 2017 United States
Researchers have developed a wearable, wireless sensor that can monitor a person's skin hydration for use in applications that need to detect dehydration before it poses a health problem.
Wearable AI system can detect a conversation's tone

Wearable AI system can detect a conversation's tone

Feb 13, 2017 United States
It's a fact of nature that a single conversation can be interpreted in very different ways. For people with anxiety or conditions such as Asperger's, this can make social situations extremely stressful. But what if there was a more objective way to measure and understand our interactions?
Wearable watches to monitor blood pressure

Wearable watches to monitor blood pressure

Feb 6, 2017 United States
What if there were a wearable fitness device that could monitor your blood pressure continuously, 24 hours a day?
Smartwatch software may now verify your signatures

Smartwatch software may now verify your signatures

Feb 3, 2017 9 Israel
New software developed by researchers enables smartwatches to verify handwritten signatures.