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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
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 4, 2018
Wearable could help pregnant woman improve outcomes

Wearable could help pregnant woman improve outcomes

Pregnant women could use a wearable app to detect whether they have or are susceptible to a condition that leads to serious health complications for them or their unborn child.
Wearable Technology Insights
Aug 10, 2018
Smart wristband with wireless link monitors health, environment

Smart wristband with wireless link monitors health, environment

Engineers have created a smart wristband with a wireless connection to smartphones that will enable a new wave of personal health and environmental monitoring devices.
Wearable Technology Insights
Aug 6, 2018
Tech takes on cigarette smoking

Tech takes on cigarette smoking

Researchers are using wearable sensor technology to develop an automatic alert system to help people quit smoking.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 11, 2018
Smart bandages monitor and tailor treatment for chronic wounds

Smart bandages monitor and tailor treatment for chronic wounds

A team of engineers has developed a prototype bandage designed to actively monitor the condition of chronic wounds and deliver appropriate drug treatments to improve the chances of healing. While the lab-tested bandages remain to be assessed in a clinical context, the research is aimed at transforming bandaging from a traditionally passive treatment into a more active paradigm to address a persistent and difficult medical challenge.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jun 14, 2018
Wearable for women's safety wins $1 million XPrize

Wearable for women's safety wins $1 million XPrize

Leaf Wearables- an Indian startup which raised $250,000 in 2016 to launch their first product SAFER- A Smart Pendant for Women Safety, has now won the $1 million Women's Safety XPRIZE.
Wearable Technology Insights
May 28, 2018
IDTechEx TVWearable allows users to control smart tech with hand gestures

Wearable allows users to control smart tech with hand gestures

New technology could make controlling text or other mobile applications as simple as "1-2-3." Using acoustic chirps emitted from a ring and received by a wristband, like a smartwatch, the system is able to recognize 22 different micro finger gestures that could be programmed to various commands — including a T9 keyboard interface, a set of numbers, or application commands like playing or stopping music.
Wearable Technology Insights
Apr 26, 2018
Fossil Group and PUMA sprinting into watches and wearables

Fossil Group and PUMA sprinting into watches and wearables

Fossil Group Inc and PUMA SE signed a global license partnership agreement for the design, development and distribution of PUMA watches and smartwatches through 2028.
Wearable Technology Insights
Apr 10, 2018
Nanoparticle films for high-density data storage

Nanoparticle films for high-density data storage

New holographic data storage medium could enable wearable technology that captures and stores detailed 3-D images.
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
Aug 10, 2018
Smart wristband with wireless link monitors health, environment

Smart wristband with wireless link monitors health, environment

Engineers have created a smart wristband with a wireless connection to smartphones that will enable a new wave of personal health and environmental monitoring devices.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jul 11, 2018
Smart bandages monitor and tailor treatment for chronic wounds

Smart bandages monitor and tailor treatment for chronic wounds

A team of engineers has developed a prototype bandage designed to actively monitor the condition of chronic wounds and deliver appropriate drug treatments to improve the chances of healing. While the lab-tested bandages remain to be assessed in a clinical context, the research is aimed at transforming bandaging from a traditionally passive treatment into a more active paradigm to address a persistent and difficult medical challenge.
Wearable Technology Insights
May 28, 2018
IDTechEx TVWearable allows users to control smart tech with hand gestures

Wearable allows users to control smart tech with hand gestures

New technology could make controlling text or other mobile applications as simple as "1-2-3." Using acoustic chirps emitted from a ring and received by a wristband, like a smartwatch, the system is able to recognize 22 different micro finger gestures that could be programmed to various commands — including a T9 keyboard interface, a set of numbers, or application commands like playing or stopping music.
Wearable Technology Insights
Apr 10, 2018
Nanoparticle films for high-density data storage

Nanoparticle films for high-density data storage

New holographic data storage medium could enable wearable technology that captures and stores detailed 3-D images.