Category Archives: wearable devices

The best wearable devices you can buy right now (Winter 2018)
10 Nov
10:20

The best wearable devices you can buy right now (Winter 2018)

Smartwatches haven’t been the smashing success that many manufacturers hoped they would be, but that doesn’t mean all of them are bad or useless. Not everyone needs or wants a screen on their wrist, but for those of us who like tracking workouts and responding to notifications without reaching for […]

Materials scientist creates fabric alternative to batteries for wearable devices
09 Nov
10:41

Materials scientist creates fabric alternative to batteries for wearable devices

A major factor holding back development of wearable biosensors for health monitoring is the lack of a lightweight, long-lasting power supply. Now scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst led by materials chemist Trisha L. Andrew report that they have developed a method for making a charge-storing system that is […]

Material scientists create fabric alternative to batteries for wearable devices
09 Nov
11:10

Material scientists create fabric alternative to batteries for wearable devices

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Source: https://phys.org/news/2018-11-material-scientists-fabric-alternative-batteries.html

The Tidal app is now available on Samsung Wearable devices
08 Nov
11:31

The Tidal app is now available on Samsung Wearable devices

Image: TIDAL Music streaming service Tidal has announced that it is launching its app on Samsung Wearable devices, which include the latest Galaxy Watch, Gear Sport, Gear S3, Gear S2, and fitness bands including Gear Fit2 Pro and Gear Fit2. This is Tidal’s first app for wearables. In the app, […]

Samsung Delivers Public Safety’s First Computer Aided Dispatch Solutions for Wearables
08 Nov
12:00

Samsung Delivers Public Safety’s First Computer Aided Dispatch Solutions for Wearables

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov 7, 2018–Samsung Electronics America, Inc. is extending the reach of Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) with Samsung Galaxy smartwatches. Through partnerships with the leading public safety solution providers Northrop Grumman, CentralSquare Technologies, Caliber Public Safety and Tyler Technologies*, Samsung now offers a suite of wearable solutions that enable […]

Sprint makes a retail push into tablets, wearables
08 Nov
12:22

Sprint makes a retail push into tablets, wearables

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Source: https://www.bizjournals.com/kansascity/news/2018/11/07/sprint-pushes-tablets-wearable-devices.html

Have You Seen The Future Of Medicine?
07 Nov
12:50

Have You Seen The Future Of Medicine?

AsianScientist (Nov. 7, 2018) – Bill Gates wrote in 2013 that, “I have been struck again and again by how important measurement is to improving the human condition.” This statement is just as relevant today as it was then, especially in the healthcare sector, where the first step of diagnosing […]

Some takeaways from the MedCity ENGAGE panel on wearables
07 Nov
1:10

Some takeaways from the MedCity ENGAGE panel on wearables

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Source: https://medcitynews.com/2018/11/some-takeaways-from-the-medcity-engage-panel-on-wearables/

Could Wearable Tech’s Future Be in Simple Stickers?
06 Nov
1:40

Could Wearable Tech’s Future Be in Simple Stickers?

Could Wearable Tech’s Future Be in Simple Stickers?  Machine Design Full coverage Source: https://www.machinedesign.com/iot/could-wearable-tech-s-future-be-simple-stickers

Security and Privacy Risks Linked to Wearable Healthcare Devices
06 Nov
2:10

Security and Privacy Risks Linked to Wearable Healthcare Devices

November 05, 2018 Share this content: While wearable technology can provide substantial patient benefit, these devices carry significant privacy and security risks. Wearable technology, including electronic devices to help control pain, can provide substantial benefit to patients. However, these devices […]