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EU project Smart2Go

EU Project Smart2Go Aims to Create a New Generation of Wearables that Never Need...

Charging your smartwatch can be a headache. With a feature-packed smartwatch, you may need to recharge it every few hours. But when you’re away and don’t have your charger with you, what do you do? Now, a new project funded by the European Union has announced it is working on a solution that it calls […]
Shimmer wearable sensor algorithm

Shimmer Announces Launch of Open Source Initiative for Wearable Sensor Algorithm

Shimmer, a Dublin-based wearable technology company that produces wearable wireless sensors, which can be used in research applications, announced launch of a healthcare industry open source initiative for wearable sensor algorithms. The initiative is being co-founded by Shimmer, Dr. Vincent van Hees, author of the GGIR software and algorithms for movement sensor calibration, sensor wear […]
Stretchable Electronics Market

Report: Stretchable Electronics Market Will Grow to $500M Within a Decade

Stretchable electronics is a technology for building electronic circuits by depositing stretchable electronic devices and circuits onto stretchable substrates or embed them entirely in a stretchable material like silicones or polyurethanes. Stretchable electronics comes in many shapes and forms. Because of their elasticity and conformity, they are widely used in wearable medical devices. A new […]
Locking features in microscopic molding

Accumold: Locking Features are Vital on Microscopic Molding

As microscopic injection molding experts, Accumold constantly works under the hood of each project, ensuring clients complete their goals without compromising project integrity. Accumold is a very good partner of WT and regularly exhibiting at WT | Wearable Technologies Conference Series. Micro mold parts can be found in microelectronics, cell phones, telecommunications, surgical tools, hearing […]
3D interconnection Technology

Scientists Develop 3D interconnection Technology for Wearable Bioelectronics of the Future

With the rising popularity of wearable devices, smartwatches are no longer the coolest wearables around. Biotech is now becoming more and more popular. Devices such as vital sign monitoring stickers, brain wave tracking pain relief goggles, and mind reading glasses are taking over the industry. Researchers in South Korea have now developed fully-transformable electrode materials […]
Super thin wearable for healthcare

University of Houston Researchers Develop Super Thin Wearable That’s Barely Noticeable to the Wearer

With the growing popularity of medical wearables, demand is rising for thin wearables that can be used to collect and store important health information about the wearer. Devices currently available in the market are bulky to wear, offer slow response times and suffer a drop-in performance over time. Researchers at the University of Houston have […]