hand-washing

Vitalacy’s Hand Hygiene Compliance System Tracks Hand-Washing Among Healthcare Professionals

Vitalacy is a hygiene-monitoring wearable designed to prevent the transmission of healthcare-associated infections by tracking hand-washing among doctors, nurses and patients. The wristband uses...
Bosch smart sensor

Bosch Announces First Ever Position Tracking Smart Sensor for Wearables

Bosch, the world leading multinational engineering and electronics company headquartered near Stuttgart, Germany, announced BHI160BP, the industry’s first Position Tracking Smart Sensor that utilizes...
Designing wearable sensors

Designing Wearable Sensors That Are Suitable for Both Users and the FDA

Wearable technology growing rapidly with consumers grabbing these devices to monitor their heart rate, blood pressure, activity and sleep. But, why does seem like...

Wearables in the Automotive Industry

Wearables offer great opportunities to enhance your driving experience. During the past few months, several car manufacturers have developed apps that leverage the potential...
Machine learning improving exosuit performance

Using Machine Learning Algorithm to Personalize Wearables

Assistive devices like exosuits are being manufactured by various developers including the Harvard Biodesign Lab. In order to make these soft, assistive devices work...

February: The American Heart Month

The numbers are alarming. According to World Health Organization (WHO), over 177.00 million people die every year from cardio vascular diseases – basically 30%...