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Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 10, 2018
AI to develop biomarkers of ageing

AI to develop biomarkers of ageing

Companies will collaborate on research programs devoted to the development of electrocardiographic age predictors of cardiovascular dysfunction.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 9, 2018
Boréas Technologies breathe new life into piezoelectric haptics

Boréas Technologies breathe new life into piezoelectric haptics

IDTechEx spoke to Boréas Technologies' Founder and CEO Simon Chaput about their product and their ambitions to disrupt the haptics market today.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 9, 2018
Using personal data to predict blood pressure

Using personal data to predict blood pressure

Engineers used wearable off-the-shelf technology and machine learning to predict, for the first time, an individual's blood pressure and provide personalized recommendations to lower it based on this data.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 8, 2018
Real-time health monitoring more than just skin deep

Real-time health monitoring more than just skin deep

Researchers are at the forefront of a world-first breakthrough in wearable electronic skin that can interact with organs in the body to provide real-time health monitoring.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 5, 2018
IDTechEx TVMagnetic cloth to aid healing

Magnetic cloth to aid healing

Green Grace's owner talks about their magnetic fabric, used to promote healing at a cellular level. They have FDA registration and tens of thousands of users in the USA.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 4, 2018
Pliable micro-batteries for wearables

Pliable micro-batteries for wearables

Wearables are portable systems that contain sensors to collect measurement data from our bodies. Powering these sensors without wires calls for pliable batteries that can adapt to the specific material and deliver the power the system requires.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 3, 2018
A self-powered heart monitor taped to the skin

A self-powered heart monitor taped to the skin

Scientists have developed a human-friendly, ultra-flexible organic sensor powered by sunlight, which acts as a self-powered heart monitor.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 2, 2018
IDTechEx TVSpray-on antennas

Spray-on antennas

The promise of wearables, functional fabrics, the Internet of Things, and their next-generation technological cohort seems tantalizingly within reach. But researchers in the field will tell you a prime reason for their delayed arrival is the problem of seamlessly integrating connection technology — namely, antennas — with shape-shifting and flexible things.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 2, 2018
IDTechEx Show! USA Awards

IDTechEx Show! USA Awards

Celebrate your achievements - enter one of our awards where we recognize company developments and successes!
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 1, 2018
Wearable UV sensors monitor sun exposure

Wearable UV sensors monitor sun exposure

Managing vitamin absorption and avoiding sun damage could soon be as simple as slipping on a bracelet thanks to new personalised sensors.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 28, 2018
Transparent loudspeakers and MICs that let your skin play music

Transparent loudspeakers and MICs that let your skin play music

An international team of researchers has presented an innovative wearable technology that will turn your skin into a loudspeaker.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 27, 2018
Advanced wound care technologies to manage wound infections

Advanced wound care technologies to manage wound infections

Recently, research undertaken by the UK's House of Commons library at the request of the UK's Labor Party revealed that diabetic foot and toe amputations performed by the UK's National Health Service has risen by 26%.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 27, 2018
IDTechEx TVWearable keyboard

Wearable keyboard

The one-handed wearable which allows you to type by tapping your fingers on any surface. A fast, accurate and eyes-free method of interfacing with any Bluetooth-enabled device, including smartphones, tablets, smart TVs, and computers.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 26, 2018
PhotoBioModulation to treat pain and improve tissue recovery

PhotoBioModulation to treat pain and improve tissue recovery

CareWear light patches deliver powerful LED light therapy to treat pain and improve tissue recovery in just 30 minutes.
Press Release
Maxim unveils wrist-worn platform for monitoring ECG, heart rate, temp

Maxim unveils wrist-worn platform for monitoring ECG, heart rate, temp

Designers seeking to enable continuous monitoring of various health parameters can now quickly create unique, highly accurate wearable solutions using Health Sensor Platform 2.0 (HSP 2.0) from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 25, 2018
IDTechEx TVDIY ultrasound for the future

DIY ultrasound for the future

Engineers at the University of British Columbia have developed a new ultrasound transducer, or probe, that could dramatically lower the cost of ultrasound scanners to as little as $100. Their patent-pending innovation—no bigger than a Band-Aid—is portable, wearable and can be powered by a smartphone.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 24, 2018
IDTechEx TVRobotic skins turn everyday objects into robots

Robotic skins turn everyday objects into robots

When you think of robotics, you likely think of something rigid, heavy, and built for a specific purpose. New "Robotic Skins" technology flips that notion on its head, allowing users to animate the inanimate and turn everyday objects into robots.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 24, 2018
IDTechEx TVPersonalized soft exosuit breaks new ground

Personalized soft exosuit breaks new ground

Fully wearable soft exosuit with automatic tuning helps users save energy and walk outside over difficult terrain.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 21, 2018
A wearable device for regrowing hair

A wearable device for regrowing hair

Researchers have developed a flexible, wearable photostimulator that speeds up hair growth in mice. They report their results in ACS Nano.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 19, 2018
Color-changing sensor detects signs of eye damage in tears

Color-changing sensor detects signs of eye damage in tears

A new point-of-care rapid-sensing device can detect a key marker of eye injury in minutes - a time frame crucial to treating eye trauma.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 10, 2018
AI to develop biomarkers of ageing

AI to develop biomarkers of ageing

Companies will collaborate on research programs devoted to the development of electrocardiographic age predictors of cardiovascular dysfunction.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 9, 2018
Using personal data to predict blood pressure

Using personal data to predict blood pressure

Engineers used wearable off-the-shelf technology and machine learning to predict, for the first time, an individual's blood pressure and provide personalized recommendations to lower it based on this data.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 5, 2018
IDTechEx TVMagnetic cloth to aid healing

Magnetic cloth to aid healing

Green Grace's owner talks about their magnetic fabric, used to promote healing at a cellular level. They have FDA registration and tens of thousands of users in the USA.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 3, 2018
A self-powered heart monitor taped to the skin

A self-powered heart monitor taped to the skin

Scientists have developed a human-friendly, ultra-flexible organic sensor powered by sunlight, which acts as a self-powered heart monitor.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 2, 2018
IDTechEx Show! USA Awards

IDTechEx Show! USA Awards

Celebrate your achievements - enter one of our awards where we recognize company developments and successes!
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 28, 2018
Transparent loudspeakers and MICs that let your skin play music

Transparent loudspeakers and MICs that let your skin play music

An international team of researchers has presented an innovative wearable technology that will turn your skin into a loudspeaker.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 27, 2018
IDTechEx TVWearable keyboard

Wearable keyboard

The one-handed wearable which allows you to type by tapping your fingers on any surface. A fast, accurate and eyes-free method of interfacing with any Bluetooth-enabled device, including smartphones, tablets, smart TVs, and computers.
Press Release
Maxim unveils wrist-worn platform for monitoring ECG, heart rate, temp

Maxim unveils wrist-worn platform for monitoring ECG, heart rate, temp

Designers seeking to enable continuous monitoring of various health parameters can now quickly create unique, highly accurate wearable solutions using Health Sensor Platform 2.0 (HSP 2.0) from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 24, 2018
IDTechEx TVRobotic skins turn everyday objects into robots

Robotic skins turn everyday objects into robots

When you think of robotics, you likely think of something rigid, heavy, and built for a specific purpose. New "Robotic Skins" technology flips that notion on its head, allowing users to animate the inanimate and turn everyday objects into robots.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 21, 2018
A wearable device for regrowing hair

A wearable device for regrowing hair

Researchers have developed a flexible, wearable photostimulator that speeds up hair growth in mice. They report their results in ACS Nano.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 9, 2018
Boréas Technologies breathe new life into piezoelectric haptics

Boréas Technologies breathe new life into piezoelectric haptics

IDTechEx spoke to Boréas Technologies' Founder and CEO Simon Chaput about their product and their ambitions to disrupt the haptics market today.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 8, 2018
Real-time health monitoring more than just skin deep

Real-time health monitoring more than just skin deep

Researchers are at the forefront of a world-first breakthrough in wearable electronic skin that can interact with organs in the body to provide real-time health monitoring.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 4, 2018
Pliable micro-batteries for wearables

Pliable micro-batteries for wearables

Wearables are portable systems that contain sensors to collect measurement data from our bodies. Powering these sensors without wires calls for pliable batteries that can adapt to the specific material and deliver the power the system requires.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 2, 2018
IDTechEx TVSpray-on antennas

Spray-on antennas

The promise of wearables, functional fabrics, the Internet of Things, and their next-generation technological cohort seems tantalizingly within reach. But researchers in the field will tell you a prime reason for their delayed arrival is the problem of seamlessly integrating connection technology — namely, antennas — with shape-shifting and flexible things.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 1, 2018
Wearable UV sensors monitor sun exposure

Wearable UV sensors monitor sun exposure

Managing vitamin absorption and avoiding sun damage could soon be as simple as slipping on a bracelet thanks to new personalised sensors.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 27, 2018
Advanced wound care technologies to manage wound infections

Advanced wound care technologies to manage wound infections

Recently, research undertaken by the UK's House of Commons library at the request of the UK's Labor Party revealed that diabetic foot and toe amputations performed by the UK's National Health Service has risen by 26%.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 26, 2018
PhotoBioModulation to treat pain and improve tissue recovery

PhotoBioModulation to treat pain and improve tissue recovery

CareWear light patches deliver powerful LED light therapy to treat pain and improve tissue recovery in just 30 minutes.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 25, 2018
IDTechEx TVDIY ultrasound for the future

DIY ultrasound for the future

Engineers at the University of British Columbia have developed a new ultrasound transducer, or probe, that could dramatically lower the cost of ultrasound scanners to as little as $100. Their patent-pending innovation—no bigger than a Band-Aid—is portable, wearable and can be powered by a smartphone.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 24, 2018
IDTechEx TVPersonalized soft exosuit breaks new ground

Personalized soft exosuit breaks new ground

Fully wearable soft exosuit with automatic tuning helps users save energy and walk outside over difficult terrain.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 19, 2018
Color-changing sensor detects signs of eye damage in tears

Color-changing sensor detects signs of eye damage in tears

A new point-of-care rapid-sensing device can detect a key marker of eye injury in minutes - a time frame crucial to treating eye trauma.