Home Authors Posts by Sam Draper

Sam Draper

1261 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Sam Draper () is Online Editor at WT | Wearable Technologies specialized in the field of sports and fitness but also passionated about any new lifestyle gadget on the market. Sam can be contacted at press(at)wearable-technologies.com.
Wearables Helping Surgeons In Operating Room

How Wearable Devices Are Assisting Surgeons In Operating Rooms

Since inception, wearable devices have been playing an important role in the medical field. They have been extensively used in remote monitoring and telemedicine....
UCLA bioeletronic device for energy

UCLA Researchers Develop Self-Powered Wearable Bioelectronic Device

A team of bioengineers at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering has invented a novel soft and flexible self-powered bioelectronic device. The technology converts...
Vesper raises 18 million dollars funding

Boston-Based Microphone Startup Vesper Raises $18 Million In Funding

Vesper, a Boston-based startup that makes tiny microphones and voice-activated technology, raised $18 million more in funding. Amazon once again was among the company’s...
Biosensors measure antibiotics from breath

Biosensors to Measure Antibiotic Levels From Breath Samples

A team of engineers and biotechnologists at the University of Freiburg has for the first time shown that it is possible to determine the...
MIT toolkit design muscle sensing wearables

MIT Unveils a Toolkit That Allows Anyone To Design Their Own Muscle-Sensing Wearables

MIT’s Science and and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) has created a toolkit that lets users design health-sensing devices that can detect how muscles move....
Apple study detect depression dementia Apple Watch

Apple Launches Study To Detect Depression, Cognitive Decline Using Apple Watch and iPhone

Apple is working on a technology to help detect depression and early-stage cognitive decline, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal. The efforts...