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Underwear Captures Accurate ECG

Underwear Captures Accurate ECG

Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 14, 2020
Designer Integrates 3D Printing and Future Fabrics for Bespoke Fashion

Designer Integrates 3D Printing and Future Fabrics for Bespoke Fashion

Kitty Yeung is a physicist, artist, maker, fashion designer and musician based in Silicon Valley, California. She currently manages the Bay Area Microsoft Garage, a program that drives a culture of innovation at Microsoft.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 13, 2020
ECG, Thermocouple and Moisture Sensor Embedded into Smart Fabrics

ECG, Thermocouple and Moisture Sensor Embedded into Smart Fabrics

KARL MAYER is a technology and market leader as well as a driving force for innovations in textile machinery building.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 9, 2020
Smart Pyjamas for the Elderly

Smart Pyjamas for the Elderly

The "e-skin Sleep & Lounge" is a smart pajama especially designed for elderly people. While it looks no different from a usual pajama on the outside, it can track the daily life of its wearer, analyze sleep conditions, and detect falling.
Wearable Technology Insights
Dec 13, 2019
Smart Shirt with Integrated Sensors is Opening up New Applications

Smart Shirt with Integrated Sensors is Opening up New Applications

The special feature of TEXTILE-CIRCUIT is that conductive yarns can be incorporated directly into the textile during the warp knitting process, and they can be positioned in any location and in any design. Functional elements, such as sensors, conductors and coils, can be placed exactly where they are needed. No additional production sequences are needed whatsoever, and the textile characteristics are fully retained.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 25, 2019
Soft Skin-Like Robots You Can Put in Your Pocket

Soft Skin-Like Robots You Can Put in Your Pocket

Stretchable skin-like robots that can be rolled up and put in your pocket have been developed using a new way of embedding artificial muscles and electrical adhesion into soft materials.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 8, 2019
Over-the-skin Electrical Stimulation for Movement in Quadriplegics

Over-the-skin Electrical Stimulation for Movement in Quadriplegics

Researchers used new closed-loop neurostimulation methods and textile-based electrodes to facilitate individual finger movement and grasp force regulation in quadriplegia individuals.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 5, 2019
Myant Inc. Defines the Future of E-Textiles Connections

Myant Inc. Defines the Future of E-Textiles Connections

Myant Inc., the global leader in Textile Computing and smart textiles, is a key sponsor at the IDTechEx Show 2019, where they are showcasing the next generation of wearable technologies, smart textiles, and textile computing platform.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 16, 2019
Wearable, washable textile devices possible with MXene-coated yarns

Wearable, washable textile devices possible with MXene-coated yarns

Producing functional fabrics that perform all the functions we want, while retaining the characteristics of fabric we're accustomed to is no easy task.\r\n\r\n
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 3, 2019
Levi's and Google launch denim jackets that answer phones

Levi's and Google launch denim jackets that answer phones

Levi's and Google are launching new denim jackets that can answer phone calls and control your music. As with the original version of the Jacquard-equipped Levi' Trucker, this new version features an ever-expanding range of digital technology, accessible via gestures on the cuff that are conducted through an electronic cuff tag smaller than a stick of gum.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 14, 2020
Designer Integrates 3D Printing and Future Fabrics for Bespoke Fashion

Designer Integrates 3D Printing and Future Fabrics for Bespoke Fashion

Kitty Yeung is a physicist, artist, maker, fashion designer and musician based in Silicon Valley, California. She currently manages the Bay Area Microsoft Garage, a program that drives a culture of innovation at Microsoft.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 9, 2020
Smart Pyjamas for the Elderly

Smart Pyjamas for the Elderly

The "e-skin Sleep & Lounge" is a smart pajama especially designed for elderly people. While it looks no different from a usual pajama on the outside, it can track the daily life of its wearer, analyze sleep conditions, and detect falling.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 25, 2019
Soft Skin-Like Robots You Can Put in Your Pocket

Soft Skin-Like Robots You Can Put in Your Pocket

Stretchable skin-like robots that can be rolled up and put in your pocket have been developed using a new way of embedding artificial muscles and electrical adhesion into soft materials.
Wearable Technology Insights
Nov 5, 2019
Myant Inc. Defines the Future of E-Textiles Connections

Myant Inc. Defines the Future of E-Textiles Connections

Myant Inc., the global leader in Textile Computing and smart textiles, is a key sponsor at the IDTechEx Show 2019, where they are showcasing the next generation of wearable technologies, smart textiles, and textile computing platform.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 3, 2019
Levi's and Google launch denim jackets that answer phones

Levi's and Google launch denim jackets that answer phones

Levi's and Google are launching new denim jackets that can answer phone calls and control your music. As with the original version of the Jacquard-equipped Levi' Trucker, this new version features an ever-expanding range of digital technology, accessible via gestures on the cuff that are conducted through an electronic cuff tag smaller than a stick of gum.
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