by Johanna Mischke

May 17, 2012

Wearable Technologies’ shoe trends for summer 2012

Developers and researchers seem to have rediscovered the shoe as an ideal item of clothing for incorporating technology. The benefits are obvious: shoes are not washed (or at least only rarely) and there are several areas in a shoe where electronics can be introduced rather unobtrusively. Having said that, there are inevitably some pitfalls with […]

by Johanna Mischke

February 5, 2012

What an inspiring conference!

Wearable Technologies are soon going to hit the mainstream judging from what we heard from our inspiring speakers and given the interesting mix of delegates at the 2012 Wearable Technologies Conference. Whilst promising concepts highlighting exciting future innovations were presented, it was also evident that technology has taken a giant step forward since the last […]

by Johanna Mischke

January 5, 2012

WT for animals

Wearable Technologies is for humans; at least this is what we thought. But we are currently stumbling upon more and more WT products for animals. We don’t think that this will be the ultimate future of WT but we wanted to share our funny yet useful discoveries with you: Have you ever wanted to immortalize […]

by Johanna Mischke

November 11, 2011

Wearable Technologies Conference 2012 – The ultimate WTevent

On January 30, 2012, for the fifth time in a row, the Wearable Technologies Conference will take place in line with ISPO in Munich. This exciting conference gives visitors the opportunity to discover groundbreaking innovations from the fields of health, fitness and prevention. Learn more about the newest technological trends and what influence these could […]

by Johanna Mischke

October 5, 2011

Wearable products for the entertainment industry

We all know celebrities and budding stars like it somewhat extravagant. It is, therefore, no surprise that Wearable Technologies come in the form of stage outfits fitted with special effects and that these are all the rage with performing artists. Special costumes for theater and the concert stage, film or sports with show flair – […]

by Johanna Mischke

September 5, 2011

WT in the safety and security market segment

The safety and security sector is one of the main market segments for Wearable Technologies. In particular, the potential demands of this segment include: intelligent armaments and protective suits for laborers, rescue personnel and the military; illuminated clothing and communication and emergency call devices worn on clothing; special solutions for military/special services training and education. […]