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Haptics: Part 3 - The diverse haptics landscape of the future

Haptics: Part 3 - The diverse haptics landscape of the future

Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 18, 2019
At Last a Smart Materials Event for Business Deals

At Last a Smart Materials Event for Business Deals

The IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, California on November 20-21 has it all. There will be over 270 exhibitors engaging with 3,500 attendees; seven parallel conferences and even masterclasses on November 19 and 22, with matchmaking services and awards. Land the big order or at least come away "married" and famous!
External Company Press Release
BeBop Sensors wins US Air Force contract SIBR Award

BeBop Sensors wins US Air Force contract SIBR Award

BeBop Sensors announced today that it has won the SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) Award from the U.S. Air Force for BeBop Sensor's new award-winning Forte Data Glove Enterprise Edition, to be deployed by the U.S. Airforce MOTAR (Maintenance Operations and Training Augmented Reality) Unit for advanced airplane VR training simulations.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 17, 2019
A chameleon-inspired smart skin changes color in the sun

A chameleon-inspired smart skin changes color in the sun

Researchers have taken a page from the chameleon's playbook to develop a flexible smart skin that changes its color in response to heat and sunlight.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 16, 2019
Prof Greg Whyte OBE, Physical Activity Exercise Specialist at IDTechEx

Prof Greg Whyte OBE, Physical Activity Exercise Specialist at IDTechEx

Prof Greg Whyte OBE is the director of the Centre for Health and Human Performance where they look after all areas of Human health and performance from nutrition to biomechanics to physiology to medical solutions, a broad spectrum trying to enhance people's quality of life as well as their length of life.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 16, 2019
Electronic glove offers 'humanlike' features for prosthetic hand users

Electronic glove offers 'humanlike' features for prosthetic hand users

An electronic glove, or e-glove can be worn over a prosthetic hand to provide humanlike softness, warmth, appearance and sensory perception, such as the ability to sense pressure, temperature and hydration.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 13, 2019
Reconfigurable electronics show promise for wearables, implantables

Reconfigurable electronics show promise for wearables, implantables

Medical implants of the future may feature reconfigurable electronic platforms that can morph in shape and size dynamically as bodies change or transform to relocate from one area to monitor another within our bodies.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 12, 2019
Healthcare Meets Electronics: Event Assesses the Opportunities

Healthcare Meets Electronics: Event Assesses the Opportunities

Registrations for the inaugural Healthcare Sensors Innovation event in Cambridge on 25-26 September is exceeding all expectations and nears venue capacity. The event is successfully bringing together the linchpins of the healthcare industry with the electronics industry to explore the opportunity in two specific areas: point of care diagnostics and continuous monitoring.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 12, 2019
Wearable watch and patch for cuffless blood pressure monitoring

Wearable watch and patch for cuffless blood pressure monitoring

Biobeat, announced that the US Food and Drug Administration has granted a 510K clearance for its patch and watch for measurement of blood pressure, oxygenation and heart rate in hospitals, clinics, long-term care and at home.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 11, 2019
Agenda Announced for Printed Electronics USA 2019

Agenda Announced for Printed Electronics USA 2019

The agenda has just been announced for the 16th annual Printed Electronics USA event taking place in Santa Clara, California, on November 20 & 21. This is the world's largest event on flexible, hybrid & printed electronics. Printed Electronics USA is part of the IDTechEx show, which brings together seven key disruptive technologies and their customers in one venue.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 18, 2019
At Last a Smart Materials Event for Business Deals

At Last a Smart Materials Event for Business Deals

The IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, California on November 20-21 has it all. There will be over 270 exhibitors engaging with 3,500 attendees; seven parallel conferences and even masterclasses on November 19 and 22, with matchmaking services and awards. Land the big order or at least come away "married" and famous!
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 17, 2019
A chameleon-inspired smart skin changes color in the sun

A chameleon-inspired smart skin changes color in the sun

Researchers have taken a page from the chameleon's playbook to develop a flexible smart skin that changes its color in response to heat and sunlight.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 16, 2019
Electronic glove offers 'humanlike' features for prosthetic hand users

Electronic glove offers 'humanlike' features for prosthetic hand users

An electronic glove, or e-glove can be worn over a prosthetic hand to provide humanlike softness, warmth, appearance and sensory perception, such as the ability to sense pressure, temperature and hydration.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 12, 2019
Healthcare Meets Electronics: Event Assesses the Opportunities

Healthcare Meets Electronics: Event Assesses the Opportunities

Registrations for the inaugural Healthcare Sensors Innovation event in Cambridge on 25-26 September is exceeding all expectations and nears venue capacity. The event is successfully bringing together the linchpins of the healthcare industry with the electronics industry to explore the opportunity in two specific areas: point of care diagnostics and continuous monitoring.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 11, 2019
Agenda Announced for Printed Electronics USA 2019

Agenda Announced for Printed Electronics USA 2019

The agenda has just been announced for the 16th annual Printed Electronics USA event taking place in Santa Clara, California, on November 20 & 21. This is the world's largest event on flexible, hybrid & printed electronics. Printed Electronics USA is part of the IDTechEx show, which brings together seven key disruptive technologies and their customers in one venue.
External Company Press Release
BeBop Sensors wins US Air Force contract SIBR Award

BeBop Sensors wins US Air Force contract SIBR Award

BeBop Sensors announced today that it has won the SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) Award from the U.S. Air Force for BeBop Sensor's new award-winning Forte Data Glove Enterprise Edition, to be deployed by the U.S. Airforce MOTAR (Maintenance Operations and Training Augmented Reality) Unit for advanced airplane VR training simulations.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 16, 2019
Prof Greg Whyte OBE, Physical Activity Exercise Specialist at IDTechEx

Prof Greg Whyte OBE, Physical Activity Exercise Specialist at IDTechEx

Prof Greg Whyte OBE is the director of the Centre for Health and Human Performance where they look after all areas of Human health and performance from nutrition to biomechanics to physiology to medical solutions, a broad spectrum trying to enhance people's quality of life as well as their length of life.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 13, 2019
Reconfigurable electronics show promise for wearables, implantables

Reconfigurable electronics show promise for wearables, implantables

Medical implants of the future may feature reconfigurable electronic platforms that can morph in shape and size dynamically as bodies change or transform to relocate from one area to monitor another within our bodies.
Wearable Technology Insights
Sep 12, 2019
Wearable watch and patch for cuffless blood pressure monitoring

Wearable watch and patch for cuffless blood pressure monitoring

Biobeat, announced that the US Food and Drug Administration has granted a 510K clearance for its patch and watch for measurement of blood pressure, oxygenation and heart rate in hospitals, clinics, long-term care and at home.
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