Insurance firms wearables

Why Insurance Firms Increasingly Embracing Wearable Devices and Fitness Trackers

Insurance firms are exploring use of wearable devices and fitness trackers to get a closer look at the day-to-day habits of individuals.The growing popularity...
Bosch smart sensor

Bosch Announces First Ever Position Tracking Smart Sensor for Wearables

Bosch, the world leading multinational engineering and electronics company headquartered near Stuttgart, Germany, announced BHI160BP, the industry’s first Position Tracking Smart Sensor that utilizes...
Wearables for workers

Life-Saving Wearable Devices that Boost Safety for Construction Workers

The construction industry ranks in first place when it comes to the number of fatal workplace injuries. In 2016, there were 991 deaths reported...
Wearables in factory

Majority of Manufacturing Facilities Will Adopt Wearable Technology in 5 Years

As wearables are becoming popular, their uses are also becoming diverse. Commercial use of wearables is on the rise. Wearable devices that were once...
ODG SAVED pilots

Augmented Reality Mask to Help Pilots Navigate with Smoke-Filled Cockpit

ODG, maker of extended reality smartglasses, has announced a prototype called SAVED™, which is the first-of-its-kind heads-up display (HUD) oxygen mask that incorporates ODG’s...
Kinetic REFLEX

Kinetic raises $4.5M for its Wearable REFLEX Aimed at Reducing Workplace Injuries

Kinetic, a NY-based company focused on developing wearables to reduce workplace injury, raised $4.5 seed fund for its wearable device called REFLEX. REFLEX is...