by Zuriñe Dopacio González

July 3, 2013

Walking new paths: SimpleSkin with embedded intelligence project

DFKI (Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz GmbH) announced today, the launch of SimpleSkin, its newest research project funded by the European Union. The main idea is to develop a sensor infrastructure for textiles.  Just like smartphones with sensors are totally normal today, functional clothing could become mainstream, and, according to DFKI, create a plethora of […]

by Florian Schumacher

July 2, 2013

Wearable Technologies News Roundup – June

June has been a great month for the Wearable Technologies industry. Here‘s some of the most interesting news from the last weeks. A recent article on Venture Beat claimed that the era of wearable computing is not at the horizon – it‘s already here. According to the article people have become tied to their Smartphones [...]

by Johanna Mischke

June 6, 2013

Deep dive into your favourite computer game!

More and more wearable applications are coming up for gaming. NBC recently reported on Xbox? More like Xbody: Future game consoles will get under your skin mentioning projects such as an experimental program on fear-based gaming from the Valve game studio, a visually dynamic real-world operating system for the wearable computing generation involving  start-up called […]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

June 6, 2013

Jawbone Up Review

The Jawbone UP is a wristband and app that promises to help you live healthier. For 129,99 Euro it tracks your sleep, movements, and food, saves the data and displays it in a nice, easy to understand way. It’s sturdy, nice to look at, and comes in eight different colors. Since it has no claps, […]

by Johanna Mischke

June 6, 2013

Your way to success doesn’t have to be this steep – get on top with the Original

Less than two months to go to our next big event. You’ve probably included these dates in your diary by now, but just in case, we will be back in San Francisco on July 22/23. Have you saved your spot and registered yet? Our presentations will be packed with interesting new ideas, products, technologies and […]