by Marije Nieuwenhuis

January 8, 2015

Does CES still have the latest in Wearables?

After the first google alerts started streaming in the news feeds on wearable tech at the beginning of 2015, the largest consumer electronics fair in the United States CES populated nearly all headlines. What was being presented in the wearables and what was being said about wearables at this year´s edition of the CES in […]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

November 3, 2014

News Roundup – October 2014

Companies are starting to hurry unveiling their latest gadgets just in time for the Christmas season. The new products offer even more sophisticated fitness monitoring and a stronger focus on the software. And we scanned the crowdfunding platforms for the hottest wearables this month. Microsoft enters the Wearable Market Microsoft has launched its first wearable : […]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

October 1, 2014

News Roundup – September 2014

September has been a very busy and interesting month for several companies in the wearables space. With summer being over and Christmas around the corner, companies are fighting over the biggest piece of the cake. Apple unveiling the long expected Apple Watch. With several different designs to fit and exchangeable straps Apple seems to have […]

by Marije Nieuwenhuis

September 9, 2014

Review IFA 2014

“Wearables, this year’s buzzword” claims the IFA exhibition organiser in their event magazine. WT went to visit the largest consumers electronics fair to find out if indeed everything trendy that was presented would be bendable and wearable. Our conclusion is that we indeed observed that all major players had a product or several wearables strongly […]

by Florian Schumacher

August 1, 2014

Wearable Technologies News Roundup – July

More Venture Capital and Cheaper Wearables Wearable Tech is not only popular with consumers, investors are now also putting more and more money into the market. According to an article from CB Insights, venture capitalists closed 69 deals in 2013 with a total investment of $458 million. CB Insights’ report shows that deals in the […]

by Marije Nieuwenhuis

July 10, 2014

As it happened: day 2 of the WT Conference in San Francisco

Our heads are still buzzing from day 1 of the conference hear at Fort Mason. Energey harvesting off the body, Smart Labels with embedded microsensors and augmented and moldable reality by Leap Motion…..it was amazing to see Sci-Fi lifestyle actually happening before our eyes and in real-time. Fi not being so fictional anymore either… Here […]