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WTshow @ MEDICA – Impressions

The MEDICA started yesterday. The WTshow booth, presenting newest technologies and trends, is very busy, getting visitors from around the world. Exhibitors and the WT crew both are very pleased with this outcome.The WTshow’s success and its popularity are again showing the importance and growth of the wearable technologies market in the medical area. Here are […]

WTshow @ Medica 2013

For the fourth time in a row the WTshow will be at MEDICA – with more exciting exhibitors than ever before. The grey area between health and fitness is one of the most important market segments for wearables and this is probably the reason why the most promising start ups in 2013 target this market, […]

Smartwatches – The next Boundary for Wearable Technologies

Smartwatches are the wearable technologies category that will see a huge growth in the next years. Even though they haven‘t hit the mainstream market yet, improved products and services will soon lead to increased acceptance by customers. This might lead to up to 80 Million units sold in 2016 according to a study by Next […]

Wearable Technologies News Roundup – October

New Trackers from Adidas, Fitbit and Nike During the last weeks some of the leading companies in sports and fitness have announced their latest products. Fitbit introduced it’s second wristband model Force sporting a display for activity stats and time. Only a few days later, Nike presented the second version of it’s FuelBand providing built-in […]

Know what you eat

You are what you eat. In today’s society many people seem to ignore this fact, with obesity and related welfare diseases all around us. While physical activity can obviously solve parts of the problem food intake and food quality are very important factors to tackle unhealthy habits. Tracking food intake is not easy though, since […]

All-in-one solutions for your wrist

Fall 2013 has been big with regards to launching new sports and activity trackers. However, these devices are intended to be worn almost 24/7, instead of only during workouts or other physical activities, with more tracking features than any device offered ever before in one single product. First launched in early 2012, the Nike+ FuelBand […]