Stretchable sensors

by Sam Draper

July 10, 2018

Stretchable Sensors Will Change the Way Sensors Are Integrated Into Wearables

We humans aren’t rigid like electronic circuitry, therefore manufacturers need to make a sea of change in order to produce wearables that fit us perfectly. Among the several stretchable solutions at work, here some of the most innovative and exciting projects to look out for. Polyera Wove Band, launched in 2015, is a wrist-worn wearable […]

Max ecg monitor

by Sam Draper

July 9, 2018

Maxim Integrated Launches ECG Development Platform Based on Movesense

Maxim integrated, a company that manufactures, and sells analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits, has launched MAX-ECG-MONITOR, a wearable ECG and heart monitor evaluation and development platform based on Movesense. The Movesense sensor featuring the MAX30003, ultra-low-power, clinical-grade analog front end (AFE) by Maxim Integrated, accurately monitors ECG and heart-rate signals and analyzes data to provide […]

Pebble smartwatches rebble

by Sam Draper

July 9, 2018

Pebble Smartwatches Could Get A New Lease On Life After Fitbit Shuts Down Services, Thanks to Rebble

Starting June 30, Fitbit will stop software support for Pebble smartwatches. But, a group of developers is reaching out to users asking them to set up new accounts on Rebble.io. “Our present focus is on replacing key pieces of the Pebble ecosystem: the appstore, firmware, and mobile apps.” Eric Migicovsky, Pebble founder and former CEO […]