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The weirdest wearables at CES give a new meaning to ‘think outside the box’ – Digital Trends
11 Jan
4:51

The weirdest wearables at CES give a new meaning to ‘think outside the box’ – Digital Trends

CES 2019 has showcased some amazing and interesting mobile accessories, but some gadgets stick in our mind a little longer than most, simply because they’re a little odd. While innovation in tech often requires wandering from the beaten path, some of these accessories may have gotten slightly lost in the […]

Scalable wearable piezoelectric materials prove elementary – physicsworld.com
10 Jan
5:10

Scalable wearable piezoelectric materials prove elementary – physicsworld.com

From left to right: Yixiu Wang, Wenzhuo Wu, Ruoxing Wang Technology that can scavenge mechanical energy from biological or environmental vibrations and movement is in hot demand for self-powered devices, ranging from sensors and consumer electronics to defence. While piezoelectric materials have demonstrated great promise for converting mechanical energy into […]

WATCH – CRN
10 Jan
5:31

WATCH – CRN

CES2019 continues in Las Vegas. At Pepcom’s Digital Experience event, wearable technology, connected devices and artificial intelligence were on full display. Here’s a roundup of some of the coolest devices we saw: Music Not Impossible Phoenix-based Avnet Technology Solutions and Not Impossible Labs have joined together to create the Music […]

Skylabs releases survey results for wearable medical device – Korea Biomedical Review
08 Jan
6:40

Skylabs releases survey results for wearable medical device – Korea Biomedical Review

Skylabs, a local wearable medical device startup, has announced the results of a survey of 721 patients diagnosed with atrial fibrillation in their 20s and 80s who use wearable medical devices. The Atrial Fibrillation Association (AFA) jointed conducted the opinion poll. Skylabs’ […]

Vocera Introduces New Wearable Smartbadge Purpose-Built for Healthcare – Business Wire
08 Jan
7:01

Vocera Introduces New Wearable Smartbadge Purpose-Built for Healthcare – Business Wire

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced the launch of a new category of wearable communication devices that enables clinician agility and accelerates patient care. The Vocera Smartbadge combines smartphone usability with the hands-free freedom of the Vocera Badge […]

Home health devices rule at annual CES tech show – Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
07 Jan
7:26

Home health devices rule at annual CES tech show – Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Companies are planning to get personal at the 2019 CES technology show this week in Las Vegas, The Wall Street Journal reports. The annual event for showcasing the latest in consumer technology features self-driving shuttle buses, 5G wireless hubs, artificially intelligent ovens and more, but exhibitors will also be displaying […]

Future of wearable devices will be individualised, data-driven; Here’s how – The Financial Express
07 Jan
7:51

Future of wearable devices will be individualised, data-driven; Here’s how – The Financial Express

The wearable device market can be classified into basic wearables (ones which do not run apps or an OS) and smart wearables (ones which run apps and have built-in OS, say, a smart watch). Srinath Srinivasan Smart watches and fitness bands hold a strong position in the wearable devices market. […]

Blood Pressure, Baby’s Pulse, Sperm Potency: Home Health Devices Are Tracking More Than Ever – The Wall Street Journal
06 Jan
8:10

Blood Pressure, Baby’s Pulse, Sperm Potency: Home Health Devices Are Tracking More Than Ever – The Wall Street Journal

Workers prepare the Las Vegas Convention Center for this week’s CES technology show. Photo: John Locher/Associated Press 4 Comments By Katherine Bindley Katherine Bindley The Wall Street Journal Biography @katiebindley katie.bindley@wsj.com Jan. 6, 2019 7:00 a.m. ET Companies are planning to get personal—very personal—at the 2019 CES technology show this […]

Apple Watch Saved Woman’s Life – Komando
06 Jan
8:40

Apple Watch Saved Woman’s Life – Komando

Apple has set the standard when it comes to smart watches. For starters, it’s packed with tons of fun and helpful features that will keep you entertained for hours. Beyond checking Facebook and sending emojis, the Apple Watch offers real health benefits. For example, with Apple Watch Series 4, you […]

Forget Fitbit: Apple Is a Better Wearable Tech Stock – The Motley Fool
05 Jan
9:01

Forget Fitbit: Apple Is a Better Wearable Tech Stock – The Motley Fool

Wearable technology isn’t quite ubiquitous yet, but devices such as smartwatches have been steadily growing in popularity among consumers. Market research firm eMarketer estimates that in 2019, sales of wearable devices will increase by 9%, and that more than 1 in 5 Internet users in America will utilize one. It […]