by Zuriñe Dopacio González

October 30, 2013

Know what you eat

You are what you eat. In today’s society many people seem to ignore this fact, with obesity and related welfare diseases all around us. While physical activity can obviously solve parts of the problem food intake and food quality are very important factors to tackle unhealthy habits. Tracking food intake is not easy though, since […]

by Johanna Mischke

October 25, 2013

All-in-one solutions for your wrist

Fall 2013 has been big with regards to launching new sports and activity trackers. However, these devices are intended to be worn almost 24/7, instead of only during workouts or other physical activities, with more tracking features than any device offered ever before in one single product. First launched in early 2012, the Nike+ FuelBand […]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

October 15, 2013

Recap Wearable Technologies Conference Asia

For the first time, the Wearable Technologies Conference went to Asia – to be precise, to Taipei, Taiwan. Hosted at the Nangang World Trade Center in Taipei, during the Taiwan International Cloud Technology & IoT Show, the Wearable Technologies Conference was a huge success. With about 100 participants the conference room was filled with high-profile […]

by Zuriñe Dopacio González

October 14, 2013

Wearable Technologies Group @ Techventure Singapore

Wearable Technologies Managing Partner Harry Strasser was invited to speak at Techventure 2013 in Singapore on September 25. Techventure brought together researchers, innovators, venture capitalists, business executives, and incubators like the Wearable Technologies Group. The two-day conference and exhibition is now, with over 700 international delegates and more than 80 exhibitors, one of Asia’s largest […]

by Johanna Mischke

October 3, 2013

Sensational events coming up this fall

In addition to our first Wearable Technologies Conference in Asia next week, there are several great conferences coming up this fall: Metaio’s 5th InsideAR conference expects to gather hundreds of attendees in Munich, Germany at the Kleine Olympiahalle October 10th and 11th. The conference will offer a glimpse into the future of mobile augmented reality […]

by Johanna Mischke

October 2, 2013

Towards Function with Style

When considering Wearable Technology, apart from product design and functionality issues, the key questions for purchasers in relation to commercial success are: Who will buy these products/services? Why will they buy? What will they buy? When will they buy? For these types of questions, traditional technology analysis of early/late adopters does not cope very well. […]