Category Archives: wearable devices

15 Aug
6:05

‘Smart’ clothing can boost wearable tech -Singapore researchers – Yahoo Finance

By Yiming Woo SINGAPORE, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Researchers in Singapore have invented ‘smart’ clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and smart watches. The invention called “metamaterial” allows radio waves like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to glide across clothing between wearable […]

Four industries taking advantage of wearable technology – TechHQ
15 Aug
6:35

Four industries taking advantage of wearable technology – TechHQ

Once in danger of being ‘fad’ consumer tech, wearables are now being utilized across industries. 14 August 2019 | 25 Shares Wearable technology has its uses in business. Source: Shutterstock Wearable technology’s usage has increased over the past few years. The market was worth a staggering US$23 billion in 2018, […]

Top FDAer Skeptical Of Wearable Devices, Says Agency Is Working To Improve Standards And Technology – Medtech Insight
14 Aug
6:55

Top FDAer Skeptical Of Wearable Devices, Says Agency Is Working To Improve Standards And Technology – Medtech Insight

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How to develop wearable medical devices – Medical Plastics News
14 Aug
7:16

How to develop wearable medical devices – Medical Plastics News

Tom McLean, vice president, integrated delivery systems research and development, West Pharmaceutical Services discusses the challenges associated with developing plastic wearable medical devices. There are many challenges associated with developing wearable medical devices which can be customised to meet both the healthcare provider and patient’s needs. The approach A platform […]

WINDGO Granted IoT Wearable Products Patent – Yahoo Finance
13 Aug
7:45

WINDGO Granted IoT Wearable Products Patent – Yahoo Finance

New WINDGO Technology Designed for Smart Diapers and Bandages. COLUMBIA, Mo., Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — WINDGO, Inc., a research and development company specializing in smart material and vibrational transfer technologies, announced today that they have been granted US Patent No. 10,376,423 for an invention that will provide Internet of Things (IoT) […]

Researchers develop wearable fetal heartbeat sensor from consumer-grade devices – MobiHealthNews
13 Aug
8:06

Researchers develop wearable fetal heartbeat sensor from consumer-grade devices – MobiHealthNews

Researchers at Stevens Institute of Technology have invented a new wearable device designed to help expecting parents keep track of their child’s fetal heartbeat. The lightweight technology uses seismo-cardiogram and gyro-cardiogram recordings collected from a consumer-grade sensor. When placed on the mother’s stomach, it detects detects vibrations when the baby is moving […]

Covestro talks plastic wearable medical devices – Medical Plastics News
12 Aug
8:25

Covestro talks plastic wearable medical devices – Medical Plastics News

Medical Plastics News editor Laura Hughes sat down with materials giant Covestro to discuss the organisation’s role in the development of plastic wearable medical devices. The following representatives of Covestro shared their views on the topic: Bentley Mah, senior technical sales specialist, Baymedix, Covestro Doug Hamilton, global healthcare marketing leader, polycarbonates, Covestro […]

The Future of Healthcare Wearables – Managed Healthcare Executive
12 Aug
8:45

The Future of Healthcare Wearables – Managed Healthcare Executive

Many women in rural areas in the United States need to travel an hour or more to get to a hospital where they can give birth, according to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). Obstetric units are often the first to close when hospital budgets get tight. By […]

Global Industrial Wearable Devices Market Insights Report 2019-2026: Apple, Epson, Fujitsu, Google, Microsoft, Vizux, ASUS, Fitbit – The Market-News 24
11 Aug
9:07

Global Industrial Wearable Devices Market Insights Report 2019-2026: Apple, Epson, Fujitsu, Google, Microsoft, Vizux, ASUS, Fitbit – The Market-News 24

The global “Industrial Wearable Devices Market” report offers a planned observation of analyzed data associated to Industrial Wearable Devices market. The Industrial Wearable Devices market report offers multiple opportunities to various industries, vendors, associations, and organizations offering items and administrations Apple, Epson, Fujitsu, Google, Microsoft, Vizux, ASUS, Fitbit, Garmin, Honeywell, […]

New Wearable Device Helps Detect Dyskinesia in Parkinson’s – Medscape
10 Aug
9:47

New Wearable Device Helps Detect Dyskinesia in Parkinson’s – Medscape

A new wearable device that assesses motor fluctuations may be a useful tool for detecting dyskinesia in patients with Parkinson’s disease, a new study suggests. “The device, which is worn on the wrist like a watch, can tease out wearing off and dyskinesia and identify patients who need to see […]