by Johanna Mischke

November 11, 2011

Wearable Technologies Conference 2012 – The ultimate WTevent

On January 30, 2012, for the fifth time in a row, the Wearable Technologies Conference will take place in line with ISPO in Munich. This exciting conference gives visitors the opportunity to discover groundbreaking innovations from the fields of health, fitness and prevention. Learn more about the newest technological trends and what influence these could […]

by Johanna Mischke

November 5, 2011

Safe, secure and healthy at work – notes from the 2011 WTshow at the A+A

The WTshow at the A+A 2011 featured a wide variety of concepts and innovative ways to use technologies integrated into clothing and portable technologies in the areas of safety and security and health in the workplace. The following companies took the opportunity to present their Wearable Technologies at our booth: TexRay/AiQ presented, among others, NeonMan […]

by Johanna Mischke

November 5, 2011

Trouble sleeping?

New developments in the area of Wearable Technologies could be just the remedy — and not just in a professional sleep lab setting, but also in the comfort of your home. Folks who own iPhones can use the device as a sleep monitor. The integrated sensor in the newer smartphone generations makes it possible for […]

by Johanna Mischke

October 10, 2011

Varta – power for Wearable Technologies

In honor of VARTA receiving the Innovation of the Year award for its CoinPower lithium ion cell, we took the opportunity to conduct a short interview with Herbert Schein, CEO of VARTA Microbattery GmbH. Wearable Technologies (WT): In September, Varta’s CoinPower was voted Innovation of the Year 2011. What is special about this small sized […]

by Johanna Mischke

October 5, 2011

Help! My T-shirt and my wristwatch just don’t understand one another!

Many Wearable Technologies products are exciting because they can be integrated into wearable systems and be hooked up to other devices in their surroundings. An example of this is the sport watch, which can work with a heart rate belt and be connected to a computer. With many such products, it is, however, only “doable” […]

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 – […]