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 10, 2011

Varta – power for Wearable Technologies

In honor of VARTA receiving the Innovation of the Year award for its CoinPower lithium ion cell, we took the opportunity to conduct a short interview with Herbert Schein, CEO of VARTA Microbattery GmbH. Wearable Technologies (WT): In September, Varta’s CoinPower was voted Innovation of the Year 2011. What is special about this small sized […]

by Johanna Mischke

October 5, 2011

Help! My T-shirt and my wristwatch just don’t understand one another!

Many Wearable Technologies products are exciting because they can be integrated into wearable systems and be hooked up to other devices in their surroundings. An example of this is the sport watch, which can work with a heart rate belt and be connected to a computer. With many such products, it is, however, only “doable” […]