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Cathy Russey () is Online Editor at WT | Wearable Technologies and specialized in writing about the latest medical wearables and enabling technologies on the market.Cathy can be contacted at info(at)wearable-technologies.com.
Doctors should not dismiss Apple Watch ECG

Medical Professionals Shouldn’t Dismiss Apple Watch’s New ECG App, Here’s Why

The Apple Watch Series 4 includes a more advanced heart-monitoring technology called EKG or ECG (electrocardiogram). The FDA cleared this feature for commercial use and not for medical use. However, doctors are skeptical, and their biggest concern is that the feature hasn’t been meticulously tested and could deliver unreliable data, leading people to ask for […]
Parexel clinical trials

Parexel Announces Mobile Technology and New Wearable Device for Clinical Trials

Boston-based biopharmaceutical service Parexel International Corporation announced a slew of new products that will be built on its Perceptive Cloud platform. The company said that one of the new technologies uses Microsoft’s Azure App Services and will be able to send patient data to healthcare teams and first line clinicians, alerting the them when there […]
Bendable Micro-Batteries

Fraunhofer IZM Researchers Develop New Bendable Micro-Batteries for Wearable Devices

Researchers from Fraunhofer IZM have developed incredibly small and lightweight pliable micro-battery. Scientists believe this could be open a new frontier in wearable technologies. Related Stretchable, Bendable Electronic Circuits Could Give Way to Flexible Electronics In medicine, wearables are used to collect data without disturbing patients as they go about their daily business – to […]
National theater smartglasses

London National Theater Launches Smartglasses With Live Subtitles for the Hard of Hearing Show-Goers

While most movies come with subtitles for the hearing impaired at the bottom of the screen, an on-stage play cannot afford to do that. Now, the National Theater (NT) in London is experimenting with smartglasses to do just that. The theater has partnered up with Accenture to develop a new service that will allow hard […]
Vigilant Solutions Camera

Vigilant Solutions Enters Body Worn Camera Market by Acquiring Edesix

Vigilant Solutions – an AI and data analytics company that develops tools for law enforcement, announced its entry in the body worn camera market by acquiring Edesix Ltd, a global provider of wearable security hardware and software, and the United Kingdom’s number one manufacturer of body worn cameras. With this acquisition, Vigilant will strengthen its […]
PEEX live music

PEEX – A Revolutionary Live Music Platform That Allows Users to Mix Audio from...

A British start-up has developed a wearable device that is designed to enhance connection between fans and musicians in new ways. The device called PEEX, an app platform, allows users to mix audio from live concerts in real-time, making live music more interactive and personalized. Read more Audio Augmented Reality (AuR) enhances our reality by […]