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by Spela Kosir

March 5, 2015

Personal Safety

Walking around alone in the middle of the night can be scary – especially for women. It doesn’t matter if you are walking home from a party or backpacking in an unfamiliar country. In this article we will show you a few wearables that make you feel like someone is with you all the time. […]

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by Zurine Dopacio González

March 4, 2015

News Roundup – February 2015

What was „hot“during this cold month? Again lot of things happened in the realm of Wearable Technologies. See below what caught our attention this month. Starting with the latest news first: A former Kickstarter star just ran a second campaign and again became the most successful campaign ever. Back in business to break their own […]

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by Stefanie Crucius

March 2, 2015

Christophe Bianchi (Feeligreen) about “dermoPatch” – Active Iontophoresis for Medical and Cosmetic Applications

Feeligreen, finalist of the WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup and winner of the category healthcare and wellness have developed a revolutionizing electronically controlled medical device designed to actively diffuse drugs through the skin, in an ionized form. dermoPatch could for example be used in the prevention of bedsore prevention, controlled pain-relief, wound healing, […]

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by Scott Amyx

February 27, 2015

Winning the Wearables Race Through Human Psychology

Ever wonder why we do what we do? From a product management perspective, understanding the human psychology behind intent, purchase, and sustained use can make the difference between a wild success or financial disaster. From studies to industry insiders, wearables for the most have been received with lukewarm reception and for good reason; it’s void […]

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by Spela Kosir

February 26, 2015

Wearable Tech Detecting Invisible Threats

Wearables are often focusing on monitoring what is happening inside our bodies. But there is also a lot of interesting stuff happening around our bodies. This article focusses on environmental monitoring devices which help us to raise awareness for air pollution and other factors that might affect our health. Wepo is a small, carbon-monoxide-sensing box […]