by Johanna Mischke

March 5, 2012

Extend your vision, augment your reality

Numerous research institutes and R&D departments are looking into alternative concepts to conventional portable communication devices. Wearable products that fall into this category include eyeglasses and head-mounted displays. A wide range of products designed for personal entertainment applications are already on the market. Novero, for example, offers this type of system, as well as companies […]

by Johanna Mischke

February 5, 2012

Wearable Lifestyle & Consumer trends at the WTshow at CeBIT

Wearable Technologies will be hosting a WTshow at the CeBIT for the first time this year. From 6 – 12 March 2012, Wearable Lifestyle & Consumer products and projects will be on display right at the heart of the digital world in Hannover. The following companies will be exhibiting with us: takwak will present the […]

by Johanna Mischke

February 5, 2012

Wearing a chest belt during sports like handball is hardly realistic

Björn Eskofier is Head of the Digital Sports and Sportronics Group at the Pattern Recognition Lab of the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg. He is also Assistant Professor for Computer Science in Sports (endowed professorship of adidas AG). He has dedicated his research to a number of Wearable Technologies’ topics and we are delighted that he agreed […]

by Johanna Mischke

February 5, 2012

What an inspiring conference!

Wearable Technologies are soon going to hit the mainstream judging from what we heard from our inspiring speakers and given the interesting mix of delegates at the 2012 Wearable Technologies Conference. Whilst promising concepts highlighting exciting future innovations were presented, it was also evident that technology has taken a giant step forward since the last […]

by Johanna Mischke

January 5, 2012

WT for animals

Wearable Technologies is for humans; at least this is what we thought. But we are currently stumbling upon more and more WT products for animals. We don’t think that this will be the ultimate future of WT but we wanted to share our funny yet useful discoveries with you: Have you ever wanted to immortalize […]