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Wearable Technology Insights
Mar 13, 2020
Micron Thin Coating Waterproofs Electronic Device

Micron Thin Coating Waterproofs Electronic Device

HZO has set the world standard in technology solutions that protect electronics from corrosion and extended liquid immersion. A durable thin film is applied directly to the components of a device, creating a physical barrier between the vital circuitry and any kind of corrosive liquid. The company's advanced nanotechnology provides innovative liquid protection from the inside out, and our patent-protected materials, process and equipment provide an end-to-end solution that allows flexibility for manufacturers to develop new product features and functionality, while giving end-users the freedom to do more with the electronic devices they rely on.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 26, 2020
Smart Jumpsuit Provides Information on Infants' Development

Smart Jumpsuit Provides Information on Infants' Development

A new innovation makes it possible, for the first time, to quantitatively assess children's spontaneous movement in the natural environment.
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.
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
Jan 21, 2020
Underwear Captures Accurate ECG

Underwear Captures Accurate ECG

Myant is on a mission to transform human connectedness. It has created the world's first platform in Textile Computing continuously and ambiently connecting people to their own bodies, to each other, and to the world.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 14, 2020
Designer Integrates 3D Printing and Future Fabrics for Bespoke Fashion

Designer Integrates 3D Printing and Future Fabrics for Bespoke Fashion

Kitty Yeung is a physicist, artist, maker, fashion designer and musician based in Silicon Valley, California. She currently manages the Bay Area Microsoft Garage, a program that drives a culture of innovation at Microsoft.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 13, 2020
ECG, Thermocouple and Moisture Sensor Embedded into Smart Fabrics

ECG, Thermocouple and Moisture Sensor Embedded into Smart Fabrics

KARL MAYER is a technology and market leader as well as a driving force for innovations in textile machinery building.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 9, 2020
Smart Pyjamas for the Elderly

Smart Pyjamas for the Elderly

The "e-skin Sleep & Lounge" is a smart pajama especially designed for elderly people. While it looks no different from a usual pajama on the outside, it can track the daily life of its wearer, analyze sleep conditions, and detect falling.
Wearable Technology Insights
Dec 13, 2019
Smart Shirt with Integrated Sensors is Opening up New Applications

Smart Shirt with Integrated Sensors is Opening up New Applications

The special feature of TEXTILE-CIRCUIT is that conductive yarns can be incorporated directly into the textile during the warp knitting process, and they can be positioned in any location and in any design. Functional elements, such as sensors, conductors and coils, can be placed exactly where they are needed. No additional production sequences are needed whatsoever, and the textile characteristics are fully retained.
Wearable Technology Insights
Mar 13, 2020
Micron Thin Coating Waterproofs Electronic Device

Micron Thin Coating Waterproofs Electronic Device

HZO has set the world standard in technology solutions that protect electronics from corrosion and extended liquid immersion. A durable thin film is applied directly to the components of a device, creating a physical barrier between the vital circuitry and any kind of corrosive liquid. The company's advanced nanotechnology provides innovative liquid protection from the inside out, and our patent-protected materials, process and equipment provide an end-to-end solution that allows flexibility for manufacturers to develop new product features and functionality, while giving end-users the freedom to do more with the electronic devices they rely on.
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
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
Jan 14, 2020
Designer Integrates 3D Printing and Future Fabrics for Bespoke Fashion

Designer Integrates 3D Printing and Future Fabrics for Bespoke Fashion

Kitty Yeung is a physicist, artist, maker, fashion designer and musician based in Silicon Valley, California. She currently manages the Bay Area Microsoft Garage, a program that drives a culture of innovation at Microsoft.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 9, 2020
Smart Pyjamas for the Elderly

Smart Pyjamas for the Elderly

The "e-skin Sleep & Lounge" is a smart pajama especially designed for elderly people. While it looks no different from a usual pajama on the outside, it can track the daily life of its wearer, analyze sleep conditions, and detect falling.
Wearable Technology Insights
Feb 26, 2020
Smart Jumpsuit Provides Information on Infants' Development

Smart Jumpsuit Provides Information on Infants' Development

A new innovation makes it possible, for the first time, to quantitatively assess children's spontaneous movement in the natural environment.
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
Jan 21, 2020
Underwear Captures Accurate ECG

Underwear Captures Accurate ECG

Myant is on a mission to transform human connectedness. It has created the world's first platform in Textile Computing continuously and ambiently connecting people to their own bodies, to each other, and to the world.
Wearable Technology Insights
Jan 13, 2020
ECG, Thermocouple and Moisture Sensor Embedded into Smart Fabrics

ECG, Thermocouple and Moisture Sensor Embedded into Smart Fabrics

KARL MAYER is a technology and market leader as well as a driving force for innovations in textile machinery building.
Wearable Technology Insights
Dec 13, 2019
Smart Shirt with Integrated Sensors is Opening up New Applications

Smart Shirt with Integrated Sensors is Opening up New Applications

The special feature of TEXTILE-CIRCUIT is that conductive yarns can be incorporated directly into the textile during the warp knitting process, and they can be positioned in any location and in any design. Functional elements, such as sensors, conductors and coils, can be placed exactly where they are needed. No additional production sequences are needed whatsoever, and the textile characteristics are fully retained.
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