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Widex-Developed AI Promises to Revolutionize Hearing Aids

Widex-Developed AI Promises to Revolutionize Hearing Aids

Having transformed the performance of a broad spectrum of consumer and industrial products, artificial intelligence is now set to revolutionize the quality of a product that the U.S. National Institutes of Health says half of consumers aged 75+ desperately need: hearing aids.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 29, 2020
Wearable Sensor to Help ALS Patients Communicate

Wearable Sensor to Help ALS Patients Communicate

People with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis suffer from a gradual decline in their ability to control their muscles. As a result, they often lose the ability to speak, making it difficult to communicate with others.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 28, 2020
Novel Sensor System for on the go Gait Analysis

Novel Sensor System for on the go Gait Analysis

Gait analysis is an important clinical measurement used for medical diagnosis of sports injuries, neurological conditions such as Parkinson's disease and Cerebral Palsy, and for assessing frailty and fall risk of the elderly.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 27, 2020
Remote Electrical Neuromodulation FDA Clearance for Migrane Sufferers

Remote Electrical Neuromodulation FDA Clearance for Migrane Sufferers

Theranica announced that its Nerivio medical device has received Food and Drug Administration clearance for an expanded indication encompassing acute treatment of chronic migraine in people 18 years and older.
External Company Press Release
Equipment Installation Enabled by Mixed Reality at US Energy Plant

Equipment Installation Enabled by Mixed Reality at US Energy Plant

With COVID-19 reducing in-person access to energy plants around the world, Ecolab is using new digital solutions to deliver its water, energy and sanitization solutions.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 26, 2020
Turning Streetwear Into Solar Power Plants

Turning Streetwear Into Solar Power Plants

Researchers have succeeded in developing a material that works like a luminescent solar concentrator and can even be applied to textiles. This opens up numerous possibilities for producing energy directly where it is needed, i.e. in the use of everyday electronics.
External Company Press Release
Safe Spacer™ Wearable Social Distance Monitor

Safe Spacer™ Wearable Social Distance Monitor

Safe Spacer™ is a lightweight, wearable device that helps factories, offices, museums, hotels and other workplaces and public spaces operate with peace of mind by enabling workers and visitors to maintain safe social distancing.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 22, 2020
Good Vibrations from Renewable Energy

Good Vibrations from Renewable Energy

Imagine a mobile phone charger that doesn't need a wireless or mains power source. Or a pacemaker with inbuilt organic energy sources within the human body. Researchers led are picking up the challenge of 'scavenging' invisible power from low-frequency vibrations in the surrounding environment, including wind, air or even contact-separation energy (static electricity).
External Company Press Release
Medical and Surgical Education Through the Use of AR Smart Glasses

Medical and Surgical Education Through the Use of AR Smart Glasses

Vuzix® Corporation announced it has partnered with the Children of War Foundation to further the access to medical and surgical education through the use of Vuzix M400 Smart Glasses.
External Company Press Release
Essity Launches New Digital Incontinence Care Solution

Essity Launches New Digital Incontinence Care Solution

Hygiene and health company Essity is launching TENA SmartCare, a new and reusable digital sensor for improved incontinence care. TENA SmartCare is available for both professional and family caregivers.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 20, 2020
The Perfect Angle for E-Skin Energy Storage

The Perfect Angle for E-Skin Energy Storage

Materials scientists have developed the fabrication process with colleagues in Korea. A key for success is spraying a specific amount of graphene ink onto flexible substrates at a specific angle and temperature.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 19, 2020
Engineers Print Wearable Sensors Directly on Skin Without Heat

Engineers Print Wearable Sensors Directly on Skin Without Heat

Wearable sensors are evolving from watches and electrodes to bendable devices that provide far more precise biometric measurements and comfort for users. Now, an international team of researchers has taken the evolution one step further by printing sensors directly on human skin without the use of heat.
External Company Press Release
LIVMOR Receives FDA Clearance for the World's First Prescriptible Wear

LIVMOR Receives FDA Clearance for the World's First Prescriptible Wear

Availability of physician-prescribed cardiac monitoring system will significantly improve screening and treatment of atrial fibrillation and other chronic heart conditions.
External Company Press Release
Vuzix M400 Smart Glasses Increase Productive Output by 40%

Vuzix M400 Smart Glasses Increase Productive Output by 40%

Vuzix® Corporation, a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, announced that SpringCity Energy has commenced deployment of Vuzix M400 Smart Glasses to perform on-site inspection and maintenance.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 15, 2020
Augmented Reality for Animals - the Next Step for AR Headsets

Augmented Reality for Animals - the Next Step for AR Headsets

The newest toy for dogs is a high-tech augmented reality headset.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Micro-LED Displays 3: Micro-LED Displays for AR/VR

Micro-LED Displays 3: Micro-LED Displays for AR/VR

Micro-LED technology is a popular choice for augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) devices. This premium article, the third in a series from IDTechEx, will discuss micro-LED's applications for AR/VR.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 14, 2020
Wearable Sensor To Help Those with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Wearable Sensor To Help Those with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Researchers have designed a wearable device that monitors sweat for biomarkers that could signal flare-ups of inflammatory bowel disease.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 13, 2020
Printing Organic Transistors

Printing Organic Transistors

High-speed low-power printed transistors could lead to new display technologies. Researchers have successfully printed and demonstrated organic transistors, electronic switches, which can operate close to their theoretical speed limits.
External Company Press Release
Graphene to Transform Healthcare and Biomedicine

Graphene to Transform Healthcare and Biomedicine

Could graphene transform the future of healthcare? Several partners of international research initiative the Graphene Flagship, along with some of its industry-led Spearhead Projects and spin-off companies, are working on exciting developments that could bring new graphene-based medical devices to the market.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 12, 2020
Energy Harvesting Plastics Pass the Acid Test

Energy Harvesting Plastics Pass the Acid Test

A polymer previously used to protect solar cells may find new applications in consumer electronics, reveals a team studying thin films capable of converting thermal energy into electricity.
External Company Press Release
Widex-Developed AI Promises to Revolutionize Hearing Aids

Widex-Developed AI Promises to Revolutionize Hearing Aids

Having transformed the performance of a broad spectrum of consumer and industrial products, artificial intelligence is now set to revolutionize the quality of a product that the U.S. National Institutes of Health says half of consumers aged 75+ desperately need: hearing aids.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 28, 2020
Novel Sensor System for on the go Gait Analysis

Novel Sensor System for on the go Gait Analysis

Gait analysis is an important clinical measurement used for medical diagnosis of sports injuries, neurological conditions such as Parkinson's disease and Cerebral Palsy, and for assessing frailty and fall risk of the elderly.
External Company Press Release
Equipment Installation Enabled by Mixed Reality at US Energy Plant

Equipment Installation Enabled by Mixed Reality at US Energy Plant

With COVID-19 reducing in-person access to energy plants around the world, Ecolab is using new digital solutions to deliver its water, energy and sanitization solutions.
External Company Press Release
Safe Spacer™ Wearable Social Distance Monitor

Safe Spacer™ Wearable Social Distance Monitor

Safe Spacer™ is a lightweight, wearable device that helps factories, offices, museums, hotels and other workplaces and public spaces operate with peace of mind by enabling workers and visitors to maintain safe social distancing.
External Company Press Release
Medical and Surgical Education Through the Use of AR Smart Glasses

Medical and Surgical Education Through the Use of AR Smart Glasses

Vuzix® Corporation announced it has partnered with the Children of War Foundation to further the access to medical and surgical education through the use of Vuzix M400 Smart Glasses.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 20, 2020
The Perfect Angle for E-Skin Energy Storage

The Perfect Angle for E-Skin Energy Storage

Materials scientists have developed the fabrication process with colleagues in Korea. A key for success is spraying a specific amount of graphene ink onto flexible substrates at a specific angle and temperature.
External Company Press Release
LIVMOR Receives FDA Clearance for the World's First Prescriptible Wear

LIVMOR Receives FDA Clearance for the World's First Prescriptible Wear

Availability of physician-prescribed cardiac monitoring system will significantly improve screening and treatment of atrial fibrillation and other chronic heart conditions.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 15, 2020
Augmented Reality for Animals - the Next Step for AR Headsets

Augmented Reality for Animals - the Next Step for AR Headsets

The newest toy for dogs is a high-tech augmented reality headset.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 14, 2020
Wearable Sensor To Help Those with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Wearable Sensor To Help Those with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Researchers have designed a wearable device that monitors sweat for biomarkers that could signal flare-ups of inflammatory bowel disease.
External Company Press Release
Graphene to Transform Healthcare and Biomedicine

Graphene to Transform Healthcare and Biomedicine

Could graphene transform the future of healthcare? Several partners of international research initiative the Graphene Flagship, along with some of its industry-led Spearhead Projects and spin-off companies, are working on exciting developments that could bring new graphene-based medical devices to the market.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 29, 2020
Wearable Sensor to Help ALS Patients Communicate

Wearable Sensor to Help ALS Patients Communicate

People with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis suffer from a gradual decline in their ability to control their muscles. As a result, they often lose the ability to speak, making it difficult to communicate with others.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 27, 2020
Remote Electrical Neuromodulation FDA Clearance for Migrane Sufferers

Remote Electrical Neuromodulation FDA Clearance for Migrane Sufferers

Theranica announced that its Nerivio medical device has received Food and Drug Administration clearance for an expanded indication encompassing acute treatment of chronic migraine in people 18 years and older.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 26, 2020
Turning Streetwear Into Solar Power Plants

Turning Streetwear Into Solar Power Plants

Researchers have succeeded in developing a material that works like a luminescent solar concentrator and can even be applied to textiles. This opens up numerous possibilities for producing energy directly where it is needed, i.e. in the use of everyday electronics.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 22, 2020
Good Vibrations from Renewable Energy

Good Vibrations from Renewable Energy

Imagine a mobile phone charger that doesn't need a wireless or mains power source. Or a pacemaker with inbuilt organic energy sources within the human body. Researchers led are picking up the challenge of 'scavenging' invisible power from low-frequency vibrations in the surrounding environment, including wind, air or even contact-separation energy (static electricity).
External Company Press Release
Essity Launches New Digital Incontinence Care Solution

Essity Launches New Digital Incontinence Care Solution

Hygiene and health company Essity is launching TENA SmartCare, a new and reusable digital sensor for improved incontinence care. TENA SmartCare is available for both professional and family caregivers.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 19, 2020
Engineers Print Wearable Sensors Directly on Skin Without Heat

Engineers Print Wearable Sensors Directly on Skin Without Heat

Wearable sensors are evolving from watches and electrodes to bendable devices that provide far more precise biometric measurements and comfort for users. Now, an international team of researchers has taken the evolution one step further by printing sensors directly on human skin without the use of heat.
External Company Press Release
Vuzix M400 Smart Glasses Increase Productive Output by 40%

Vuzix M400 Smart Glasses Increase Productive Output by 40%

Vuzix® Corporation, a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, announced that SpringCity Energy has commenced deployment of Vuzix M400 Smart Glasses to perform on-site inspection and maintenance.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Micro-LED Displays 3: Micro-LED Displays for AR/VR

Micro-LED Displays 3: Micro-LED Displays for AR/VR

Micro-LED technology is a popular choice for augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) devices. This premium article, the third in a series from IDTechEx, will discuss micro-LED's applications for AR/VR.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 13, 2020
Printing Organic Transistors

Printing Organic Transistors

High-speed low-power printed transistors could lead to new display technologies. Researchers have successfully printed and demonstrated organic transistors, electronic switches, which can operate close to their theoretical speed limits.
Wearable Technology Insights
Oct 12, 2020
Energy Harvesting Plastics Pass the Acid Test

Energy Harvesting Plastics Pass the Acid Test

A polymer previously used to protect solar cells may find new applications in consumer electronics, reveals a team studying thin films capable of converting thermal energy into electricity.
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