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Enabling Point of Care Diagnostics and Continuous Monitoring

Enabling Point of Care Diagnostics and Continuous Monitoring

Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 21, 2020
Global Initiative to use Wearables for Dementia Detection

Global Initiative to use Wearables for Dementia Detection

Led by Alzheimer's Research UK, the project will harness and analyse a wealth of digital data to develop signatures of disease - or "fingerprints" - that can be then detected using wearable technologies, such as smart watches.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 21, 2020
900mHz Radio Built on a Sheet of Paper

900mHz Radio Built on a Sheet of Paper

NovaCentrix is focused on technologies and materials to enable manufacturing in Printed Electronics. The PulseForge® photonic curing tools process high-temperature materials on low-temperature substrates. Applications include drying, sintering, annealing, or reacting metallic, non-metallic, and semiconductor inks, without damaging temperature-sensitive substrates such as foils and plastics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 20, 2020
Germ-Fighting Fabric for Health Care

Germ-Fighting Fabric for Health Care

Researchers have created germ-killing fabric that could help stop the spread of communicable diseases.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 20, 2020
Fast-Charging, Long-Running, Bendy Energy Storage Breakthrough

Fast-Charging, Long-Running, Bendy Energy Storage Breakthrough

While at the proof-of-concept stage, it shows enormous potential as a portable power supply in several practical applications including electric vehicles, phones and wearable technology.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 19, 2020
Become the Next IDTechEx Launchpad Start-up Success Story!

Become the Next IDTechEx Launchpad Start-up Success Story!

Ahead of the IDTechEx Show! Berlin, 13-14 May 2020, IDTechEx looks back at the stories of some companies propelled to success by the IDTechEx Launchpad initiative.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 19, 2020
Wearable Medical Sensors will get Major Sensitivity Boost

Wearable Medical Sensors will get Major Sensitivity Boost

Biosensors integrated into smartphones, smart watches, and other gadgets are about to become a reality. Researchers now describe a way to increase the sensitivity of biological detectors to the point where they can be used in mobile and wearable devices.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 19, 2020
Growth Sectors for Conductive Inks as They Solve More Problems

Growth Sectors for Conductive Inks as They Solve More Problems

In 2020 the market for conductive inks will be $2.4Bn, according to extensive research by IDTechEx. Of that, 95% of the conductive ink supply by value goes into just three applications. However, for years now there has been work on a myriad of new applications for conductive ink, in this article we assess some of those opportunities.
External Company Press Release
OBEX: Protective Surf Hood

OBEX: Protective Surf Hood

Even during activities, like surfing, where people desire to escape to nature, embedded technology can be a life-saving companion. OBEX is designed to enhance the experience of surfing and not detract from it in any way: elevating human potential.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 18, 2020
Nanowires Made of Tellurium and Nanotubes Hold Promise for Wearables

Nanowires Made of Tellurium and Nanotubes Hold Promise for Wearables

Wearable tech and electronic cloth may be the way of the future, but to get there the wiring needs to be strong, flexible and efficient.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 18, 2020
Bluetooth Leggings Allows for Integrated Motion Capture

Bluetooth Leggings Allows for Integrated Motion Capture

Xenoma develops the next-generation smart apparel 'e-skin' to provide well-being and happiness in your daily life. As it can be worn comfortably, the e-skin is one of the most ideal interfaces to monitor the user's activity and vital information unobtrusively. Founded in November 2015 as a spin-out from the University of Tokyo and collaborating with Japanese apparel manufacturing and trading companies, Xenoma works across many industries and sectors to achieve "Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Through Entertainment".
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Wearable & portable devices at Arab Health 2020

Wearable & portable devices at Arab Health 2020

Arab Health 2020 was held at the World Trade Center in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, from the 27th to 30th of January 2020. The event welcomed 4,000+ exhibitors and 50,000+ attendees from all over the world. It consisted of an expo and a range of conference tracks on various healthcare topics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 17, 2020
Improving Adhesives for Wearable Sensors

Improving Adhesives for Wearable Sensors

By conveniently and painlessly collecting data, wearable sensors create many new possibilities for keeping tabs on the body. In order to work, these devices need to stay next to the skin. In a study, researchers tweaked a widely used polymer to create a potential new adhesive to keep these sensors in place.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 14, 2020
Wearables for Continuous Health Monitoring

Wearables for Continuous Health Monitoring

Attendees at Healthcare Sensor Innovations USA 2020 will hear from industry representatives on how the next wave of connected and wearable medical devices will bring increased benefits to patients, healthcare providers, insurers, and the pharmaceutical industry.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 14, 2020
A Wearable Exoskeleton from the PowerGrasp Project

A Wearable Exoskeleton from the PowerGrasp Project

In automobile production, industrial robots and production lines largely relieve people of having to work with heavy loads. This is not the case for people who work in a trade or in care, where the body can be heavily burdened by hard work. In the PowerGrasp project, a second skin provides additional strength.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 14, 2020
Cardiogram Patch Allows For 24/7 Remote Patient Monitoring

Cardiogram Patch Allows For 24/7 Remote Patient Monitoring

Cardiomo provides a solution in Patient Monitoring - a wearable remote cardiac monitoring with AI engine to deliver real-time, actionable insights to enable early warning for heart diseases. Our patch tracks vital signs (ECG, heart rate variability, breath rate, skin temperature, activity) and AI-based platform analyzes the data and detects Cardio Vascular Diseases and cardiac events in real-time, and predict imminent threats to provide early life-saving alerts.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 13, 2020
Thin Sensor Measures Fingerprints, Veins and Pulse Waves

Thin Sensor Measures Fingerprints, Veins and Pulse Waves

A thin image sensor that allows for both high-speed readout and high-resolution imaging.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 12, 2020
Webinar Wednesday 12 Feb 2020 - XR: What is XR, and where is it going?

Webinar Wednesday 12 Feb 2020 - XR: What is XR, and where is it going?

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Wednesday 12 February 2020 titled XR: What is XR, and where is it going?
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 11, 2020
Keynote Speakers Announced for Healthcare Sensor Innovations USA 2020

Keynote Speakers Announced for Healthcare Sensor Innovations USA 2020

The Healthcare Sensor Innovations conference will focus on the latest developments in the use of wearables and sensors in continuous monitoring of individuals and point-of-care diagnostics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 11, 2020
Coin-Sized Smart Insulin Patch

Coin-Sized Smart Insulin Patch

Bioengineers have further developed a smart insulin-delivery patch that could one day monitor and manage glucose levels in people with diabetes and deliver the necessary insulin dosage. The adhesive patch, about the size of a quarter, is simple to manufacture and intended for once-a-day use.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 21, 2020
Global Initiative to use Wearables for Dementia Detection

Global Initiative to use Wearables for Dementia Detection

Led by Alzheimer's Research UK, the project will harness and analyse a wealth of digital data to develop signatures of disease - or "fingerprints" - that can be then detected using wearable technologies, such as smart watches.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 20, 2020
Germ-Fighting Fabric for Health Care

Germ-Fighting Fabric for Health Care

Researchers have created germ-killing fabric that could help stop the spread of communicable diseases.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 19, 2020
Become the Next IDTechEx Launchpad Start-up Success Story!

Become the Next IDTechEx Launchpad Start-up Success Story!

Ahead of the IDTechEx Show! Berlin, 13-14 May 2020, IDTechEx looks back at the stories of some companies propelled to success by the IDTechEx Launchpad initiative.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 19, 2020
Growth Sectors for Conductive Inks as They Solve More Problems

Growth Sectors for Conductive Inks as They Solve More Problems

In 2020 the market for conductive inks will be $2.4Bn, according to extensive research by IDTechEx. Of that, 95% of the conductive ink supply by value goes into just three applications. However, for years now there has been work on a myriad of new applications for conductive ink, in this article we assess some of those opportunities.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 18, 2020
Nanowires Made of Tellurium and Nanotubes Hold Promise for Wearables

Nanowires Made of Tellurium and Nanotubes Hold Promise for Wearables

Wearable tech and electronic cloth may be the way of the future, but to get there the wiring needs to be strong, flexible and efficient.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Wearable & portable devices at Arab Health 2020

Wearable & portable devices at Arab Health 2020

Arab Health 2020 was held at the World Trade Center in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, from the 27th to 30th of January 2020. The event welcomed 4,000+ exhibitors and 50,000+ attendees from all over the world. It consisted of an expo and a range of conference tracks on various healthcare topics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 14, 2020
Wearables for Continuous Health Monitoring

Wearables for Continuous Health Monitoring

Attendees at Healthcare Sensor Innovations USA 2020 will hear from industry representatives on how the next wave of connected and wearable medical devices will bring increased benefits to patients, healthcare providers, insurers, and the pharmaceutical industry.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 14, 2020
Cardiogram Patch Allows For 24/7 Remote Patient Monitoring

Cardiogram Patch Allows For 24/7 Remote Patient Monitoring

Cardiomo provides a solution in Patient Monitoring - a wearable remote cardiac monitoring with AI engine to deliver real-time, actionable insights to enable early warning for heart diseases. Our patch tracks vital signs (ECG, heart rate variability, breath rate, skin temperature, activity) and AI-based platform analyzes the data and detects Cardio Vascular Diseases and cardiac events in real-time, and predict imminent threats to provide early life-saving alerts.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 12, 2020
Webinar Wednesday 12 Feb 2020 - XR: What is XR, and where is it going?

Webinar Wednesday 12 Feb 2020 - XR: What is XR, and where is it going?

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Wednesday 12 February 2020 titled XR: What is XR, and where is it going?
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 11, 2020
Coin-Sized Smart Insulin Patch

Coin-Sized Smart Insulin Patch

Bioengineers have further developed a smart insulin-delivery patch that could one day monitor and manage glucose levels in people with diabetes and deliver the necessary insulin dosage. The adhesive patch, about the size of a quarter, is simple to manufacture and intended for once-a-day use.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 21, 2020
900mHz Radio Built on a Sheet of Paper

900mHz Radio Built on a Sheet of Paper

NovaCentrix is focused on technologies and materials to enable manufacturing in Printed Electronics. The PulseForge® photonic curing tools process high-temperature materials on low-temperature substrates. Applications include drying, sintering, annealing, or reacting metallic, non-metallic, and semiconductor inks, without damaging temperature-sensitive substrates such as foils and plastics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 20, 2020
Fast-Charging, Long-Running, Bendy Energy Storage Breakthrough

Fast-Charging, Long-Running, Bendy Energy Storage Breakthrough

While at the proof-of-concept stage, it shows enormous potential as a portable power supply in several practical applications including electric vehicles, phones and wearable technology.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 19, 2020
Wearable Medical Sensors will get Major Sensitivity Boost

Wearable Medical Sensors will get Major Sensitivity Boost

Biosensors integrated into smartphones, smart watches, and other gadgets are about to become a reality. Researchers now describe a way to increase the sensitivity of biological detectors to the point where they can be used in mobile and wearable devices.
External Company Press Release
OBEX: Protective Surf Hood

OBEX: Protective Surf Hood

Even during activities, like surfing, where people desire to escape to nature, embedded technology can be a life-saving companion. OBEX is designed to enhance the experience of surfing and not detract from it in any way: elevating human potential.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 18, 2020
Bluetooth Leggings Allows for Integrated Motion Capture

Bluetooth Leggings Allows for Integrated Motion Capture

Xenoma develops the next-generation smart apparel 'e-skin' to provide well-being and happiness in your daily life. As it can be worn comfortably, the e-skin is one of the most ideal interfaces to monitor the user's activity and vital information unobtrusively. Founded in November 2015 as a spin-out from the University of Tokyo and collaborating with Japanese apparel manufacturing and trading companies, Xenoma works across many industries and sectors to achieve "Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Through Entertainment".
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 17, 2020
Improving Adhesives for Wearable Sensors

Improving Adhesives for Wearable Sensors

By conveniently and painlessly collecting data, wearable sensors create many new possibilities for keeping tabs on the body. In order to work, these devices need to stay next to the skin. In a study, researchers tweaked a widely used polymer to create a potential new adhesive to keep these sensors in place.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 14, 2020
A Wearable Exoskeleton from the PowerGrasp Project

A Wearable Exoskeleton from the PowerGrasp Project

In automobile production, industrial robots and production lines largely relieve people of having to work with heavy loads. This is not the case for people who work in a trade or in care, where the body can be heavily burdened by hard work. In the PowerGrasp project, a second skin provides additional strength.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 13, 2020
Thin Sensor Measures Fingerprints, Veins and Pulse Waves

Thin Sensor Measures Fingerprints, Veins and Pulse Waves

A thin image sensor that allows for both high-speed readout and high-resolution imaging.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 11, 2020
Keynote Speakers Announced for Healthcare Sensor Innovations USA 2020

Keynote Speakers Announced for Healthcare Sensor Innovations USA 2020

The Healthcare Sensor Innovations conference will focus on the latest developments in the use of wearables and sensors in continuous monitoring of individuals and point-of-care diagnostics.
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