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Apple spire tags

Apple Stores Now Selling Spire Washable Fitness Wearable That Sticks to Your Clothes

Apple stores are now selling Spire’s Health Tags, the tiny washable devices that sticks to your clothes to gather your health data. The tiny, gray devices are thin enough to fit on the inside of most clothing items, like bras, underwear, pants or pajamas, and continuously collect vitals on your health such as steps, heartbeat […]
Android turns 10

Google’s Android OS Turns 10 Powers 88 Percent of the Smartphones Today

When Google launched its Android OS 10 years ago, Apple’s iOS and Nokia’s Symbian OS were already dominating the market. So, it took some time for Android to pick up the pace. Within two years it overtook its rivals and climbed up to first place. Related Samsung Updates Galaxy Wearable App with Android Pie & […]
Washable smart fabric

MIT Researchers Develop Soft Washable Fabrics Embedded with Optoelectronic Diodes

With the growing popularity of smart clothes, many researchers are now trying to enhance the fiber functionality in order to develop more enhanced smart clothes. Optical fibers are usually made by creating a cylindrical objects known as “preform,” then heating it, but this method is limited to materials that are inferior in performance. Now researchers […]
Avnet Not Impossible labs

Avnet Collaborates with Not Impossible Labs to Develop Products that Enhance Accessibility and Inclusivity

Avnet, one of the world’s largest distributors of electronic components and embedded solutions, has collaborated with Not Impossible Labs, an award-winning R&D lab and content studio, to enhance the quality of life for people who lack access and opportunity. The new collaboration will leverage Avnet’s product development ecosystem to bring Not Impossible Labs’ visionary technologies […]
Tap wearable keyboard

Tap Wearable Keyboard and Mouse Now Compatible with Microsoft’s Virtual Desktop Environment

In the near future, you will be able to type without touching your keyboard or click without using a mouse; a wearable Bluetooth keyboard and mouse called Tap Strap will do that for you. Now, the company behind the device, Tap System Inc., who was exhibiting at our WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2018 USA […]
Huami Amazfit Verge

The Amazfit Verge by Xiaomi is Especially Designed for Fitness Geeks

Xiaomi’s sub-brand Huami is known for making budget-friendly smartwatches. The company just launched a new smartwatch called Huami Amazfit Verge – a fine-looking smartwatch that comes with all the essential fitness sensors as well as a round AMOLED display. It is also touted to deliver as much as five days of battery life on a […]