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Ford Unveils Exoskeleton Vests Worldwide to Help Lessen Worker Fatigue and Injury

Ford Motor Company unveiled its plan to use wearable technology to help ease the load on its human workers. Following successful trials, the company...
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This Wearable Airbag Can Protect Olympic Skiers in High-Speed Crashes

Downhill skiing is a dangerous sport. Even the most experienced skiers may get involved in a catastrophic crash. Luckily, there’s a way to protect...
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LEX Wearable Chair Lets You Sit Wherever You Want and Also Enhances Your Posture

Imagine waiting for the bus and your legs are about to give out, you wish you could find a place to sit. Not to...
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Iowa Startup MakuSafe develops wearable devices to improve workplace safety

In mid-2015, after selling his software company, Gabriel Glynn found himself between startups. He was launching his next project, a podcast about the manufacturing...
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How Explainable Artificial Intelligence Could Lower the Effect of Biased Algorithms

We usually expect computers to be more unbiased than humans. However, over the past several years, we’ve witnessed multiple controversies over Machine Learning-enabled systems...
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LG’s New Exoskeleton or ‘Wearable Robot’ Promises to Give Users Superhuman Strength

Electronics giant LG has developed a wearable robot that supports and enhances a user’s legs by adding lower limb strength and increase mobility. LG...