Smart cities vulnerable

IBM Research: The Sensors Powering Smart Cities Are Vulnerable to Hackers

According to a research by IBM Security and data security firm Threatcare, sensors that power smart cities are vulnerable to hackers. Smart city spending worldwide...
Pentagon bans GPS

Pentagon Tells Soldiers to Leave Wearable Trackers at Home When Heading to Warzones

The U.S. Department of Defense has issued an order preventing soldiers from using wearable devices, following a discovery in January that soldiers’ confidential locations...
Fallcall pers app

FallCall Launches Personal Emergency Response System App for Apple Watch and iPhone

FallCall Solutions, a West Hartford, Connecticut-based tech startup committed to simplifying communication for elders and caregivers on popular mobile and wearable ecosystems, announced that...
3d soft robots

KIST Develops 3D Soft Robots That Look Like Living Creatures

The emerging field of soft robotics increasingly raises the interest of scientists. It uses materials such as silicone, cloth, balloons, and paper for enhancing...
Solar Supercapacitors

Scientists Create Solar Supercapacitors Which Could Power Future of Wearable Sensors

In an attempt to make wearable devices lighter and more efficient for all users, a team of scientists have engineered a new solar-powered supercapacitor...
Wearable life insurance

How Wearable Devices Can Benefit the Life Insurance Industry

Insurers have long been interested in knowing more about the potential applications of wearable tech for many years, but wearable devices have not been...