by Johanna Mischke

October 5, 2011

Wearable products for the entertainment industry

We all know celebrities and budding stars like it somewhat extravagant. It is, therefore, no surprise that Wearable Technologies come in the form of stage outfits fitted with special effects and that these are all the rage with performing artists. Special costumes for theater and the concert stage, film or sports with show flair – […]

by Johanna Mischke

October 5, 2011

Preview: MEDICA 2011

Healing, therapies and prevention – in the not-too-distant future, technologies worn on and inside the body will help us get healthy and stay healthy. In the areas of prevention and outpatient therapies, Wearable Technologies and their connection with telemetry systems will offer new and cost effective possibilities. Still basking in the glow of last year’s […]

by Johanna Mischke

September 5, 2011

September 8, 2031

When I look back on 2011, I have to smile about how laboriously people still fiddled with their technical devices. Just think about the beloved smartphone of the day—how complicated it was to operate on the go, how limited its display! Or those indescribable laptops that, despite having finally reached a manageable size and weight […]

by Johanna Mischke

September 5, 2011

WT in the safety and security market segment

The safety and security sector is one of the main market segments for Wearable Technologies. In particular, the potential demands of this segment include: intelligent armaments and protective suits for laborers, rescue personnel and the military; illuminated clothing and communication and emergency call devices worn on clothing; special solutions for military/special services training and education. […]

by Johanna Mischke

September 5, 2011

Health Manager iPhone

With Medisana, you can turn your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch into your personal, digital health manager. Under the name VitaDock, the company developed an app with which measured data can be saved on an Apple device and individually evaluated. One great advantage here is that your personal information remains on your device and doesn’t […]

by Johanna Mischke

September 5, 2011

WT meets Bluetooth at the Bluetooth Technology Conference

Bluetooth Technology and WT already go together perfectly well, and that relationship will be even better soon! With the new Bluetooth low energy technology, developed for extremely low-power data transmission within a short range, the abundance of opportunities for wearable wireless devices is becoming larger and larger. In particular within the context of Body Area […]