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 […]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

February 4, 2014

Wearable Technology gaining momentum – as proven at the 11th Wearable Technologies Conference 2014 Europe

The 11th Wearable Technologies Conference, the world’s leading conference for the entire wearable technology ecosystem, wrapped up Tuesday. Hosting more than 400 attendees from all over the world and offering an unprecedented mix of new technologies and products, the conference was a full success, proving that wearables are the biggest trend of this year – […]