by Florian Schumacher

July 2, 2013

Wearable Technologies News Roundup – June

June has been a great month for the Wearable Technologies industry. Here‘s some of the most interesting news from the last weeks. A recent article on Venture Beat claimed that the era of wearable computing is not at the horizon – it‘s already here. According to the article people have become tied to their Smartphones [...]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

June 6, 2013

Jawbone Up Review

The Jawbone UP is a wristband and app that promises to help you live healthier. For 129,99 Euro it tracks your sleep, movements, and food, saves the data and displays it in a nice, easy to understand way. It’s sturdy, nice to look at, and comes in eight different colors. Since it has no claps, […]

by Johanna Mischke

June 6, 2013

Your way to success doesn’t have to be this steep – get on top with the Original

Less than two months to go to our next big event. You’ve probably included these dates in your diary by now, but just in case, we will be back in San Francisco on July 22/23. Have you saved your spot and registered yet? Our presentations will be packed with interesting new ideas, products, technologies and […]

by Johanna Mischke

June 5, 2013

Interview with Stephen Lake, CEO of Thalmic Labs

We had the chance to interview Stephen Lake who was named one of Canada’s Top 20 under 20 in 2007 and one of the Next 36 entrepreneurial leaders of Canada in 2011. He has a degree in Mechatronics Engineering from the University of Waterloo, a certificate in Entrepreneurship from the University of Toronto, and has […]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

June 5, 2013

5th WT Innovation World Cup Kicked-Off June 1, 2013

Wearable technologies are becoming more prominent and useful every day. Start-ups and big companies alike are jumping on the wearable technologies bandwagon by announcing or releasing wearable devices. Who hasn’t heard about Google Glass, Apple’s plans to “explore” the wearable tech market, or seen the smart watches from Pebble? The potential for wearable computers and […]