by Johanna Mischke

August 5, 2011

Augmented reality: What comes after eyeglasses?

Wearable Technologies are predestined to be implemented in augmented reality solutions, because this computer-assisted expansion of the perception of reality can apply to all the human senses. Almost considered “classic” augmented reality Wearable Technologies products include such devices as eyeglasses and head-mounted displays that insert computer-generated images into the “real world” of the wearer. An […]

by Johanna Mischke

August 5, 2011

Mobile diabetes systems

Today, having diabetes is no longer an absolute tragedy but, for patients, it does require full discipline and means a certain limitation of freedom. These days there are many mobile and easy-to-handle devices and sticks that allow diabetes patients to manage their blood sugar levels, as stress-free as possible. These products include the Accu-Chek Mobile […]

by Johanna Mischke

August 5, 2011

Allow me to introduce my new friend, the Nike+ SportWatch GPS

Before the official market launch date in Germany on July 15, we received a package from Nike. The contents – an artfully designed black and neon green box. Upon opening it, the new, similarly colored Nike+ SportWatch GPS greeted me: “Are we running today?” The next day I affirmatively answered that question. The first thing […]

by Johanna Mischke

July 9, 2011

10 Reasons You Should Show Your WT Products at the A+A Trade Fair

Because safety, security and health at work are integral market sectors for WearablenTechnologies Because the  A+A is the worldwide largest and most important trade fair and conference for all facets of safety and security Because the last A+A in 2009 boasted 55,809 visitors, and this year more are expected Because the A+A is international: Two-thirds […]

by Johanna Mischke

July 9, 2011

Biju Thomas makes cycling safer

On his Twitter profile, Biju Thomas describes himself as a chef, a cyclist, a writer and the “food guy” at mapmyfitness.com. We at Wearable Technologies had the pleasure of meeting this extraordinary man at the WTconference in February 2011, where he both delivered a captivating speech and won the Bluetooth Innovation World Cup 2010 in […]

by Johanna Mischke

July 9, 2011

Solar charging

The use of solar power in Wearable Technologies products has been a hot topic for many years and, at present, there are a number of great solar-powered products in the marketplace. These include, for instance, solar bags and backpacks that feature very cleverly integrated solar modules. One such product is the solar-panel studded handbag, a […]