Polyone TPE With Blue Jean Stain Resistance

by Sam Draper

June 19, 2018

PolyOne Launches First-Ever TPE With Blue Jean Stain Resistance For Mobile Phone Cases

PolyOne, who will be exhibiting at our WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2018 USA in San Francisco on July 11-12, has launched the first-ever thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) material able to resist blue jean staining for white and light-colored phone cases. If you’re like me who believes the cellphone should always stay inside the pants pocket even when […]

Fitbit is Trying to Transform Healthcare

by Sam Draper

June 19, 2018

How Fitbit is Trying to Transform Healthcare, While Transforming Itself

With the launch of its first product, the Fitbit Tracker, Fitbit has gained a foothold in healthcare. Since its launch in 2007, the San Francisco, CA-based company has been producing activity trackers, wireless-enabled wearable technology devices that measure data such as the number of steps walked, heart rate, quality of sleep, steps climbed, and other […]

Buzz to reduce sexual assault

by Sam Draper

June 19, 2018

This Ob-Gyn-Designed Wearable May Reduce Campus Sexual Assault

A California ob-gyn has invented a bracelet that may reduce sexual assaults in campus. The bracelet called Buzz is part blood alcohol-monitoring wearable, part Livestrong-style bracelet that aims to support consensual sex. Dr. Jennifer Lang and Rob Kramer self-funded the project which was designed by Silicon Valley design firm New Deal Design. According to a […]

MindMotion Go Gamified Neurorehabilitation

by Sam Draper

June 18, 2018

MindMotion Go Gamified Neurorehabilitation Platform Receives FDA Clearance

Switzerland-based MindMaze announced that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its MindMotion Go, a portable neurorehabilitation product, for launch in the United States. MindMotion GO utilizes technology that is designed to be used by patients with mild to lightly severe neurological impairments, as well as those undergoing recovery […]