Saturday, 20 July 2019

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Is your boss tracking your wearable devices? – Gulf News
20 Jul
6:08

Is your boss tracking your wearable devices? – Gulf News

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Now a team of researchers at Dartmouth say those wearables can serve another purpose: determining whether you’re a productive employee. Image Credit: iStockphoto The rise of wearable devices like the Apple Watch and Fitbit offer us the ability to turn our daily lives into an never-ending catalog of interpretable data: […]

Column | Medical Wearable Sensor and Software Platform Driving Healthcare Applications in Remote Patient Monitoring – MedTech Intelligence
20 Jul
6:37

Column | Medical Wearable Sensor and Software Platform Driving Healthcare Applications in Remote Patient Monitoring – MedTech Intelligence

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The shift from in-hospital to remote patient care is opening up the competitive landscape and allowing smaller, more agile and innovative companies to create novel solutions. Many of these solutions combine wearables with advanced software that can help detect, cure and prevent diseases. While wearable devices are responsible for capturing […]

Save $50 on Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch | News & Opinion – PCMag.com
20 Jul
1:49

Save $50 on Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch | News & Opinion – PCMag.com

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The Samsung Galaxy smartwatch is a great Apple Watch alternative that excels in the two places the Series 4 flounders: battery life and price. Samsung’s wearable offers up to four days of battery life and costs far less than the Series 4. Right now, it’s even more affordable. Normally $329.99, […]

Wearable Tech in Healthcare: Smart Medical Devices & Trends in 2019 – Business Insider
19 Jul
2:07

Wearable Tech in Healthcare: Smart Medical Devices & Trends in 2019 – Business Insider

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Wearable fitness technology has weaved itself into society so that FitBits and smartwatches are seen as mainstream; and the future of wearable devices shows no sign of slowing down. Wearables are part of the digital health ecosystem Business Insider Intelligence Piloted by the increasing demand of consumers to monitor their […]

Baby’s first smart diaper: Pampers takes ‘wearables’ to a whole new level – The Washington Post
19 Jul
7:28

Baby’s first smart diaper: Pampers takes ‘wearables’ to a whole new level – The Washington Post

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Pampers says it will launch a “connected care system” this fall that includes a smart diaper, baby monitor and app. (Courtesy Pampers/Courtesy Pampers) July 18 at 9:34 PM Call it the Internet of Pee. Pampers is the latest company to jump into trendy, wearable devices with a new “connected care […]

Red wine may hold the key to next-gen wearable technology – Printed Electronics World
18 Jul
7:57

Red wine may hold the key to next-gen wearable technology – Printed Electronics World

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A team of scientists are seeking to kick-start a wearable technology revolution by creating flexible fibres and adding acids from red wine. Extracting tannic acid from red wine, coffee or black tea, led a team of scientists from The University of Manchester to develop much more durable and flexible wearable […]

‘Smart’ textiles provide better way to connect wearable sensors – FierceElectronics
18 Jul
8:18

‘Smart’ textiles provide better way to connect wearable sensors – FierceElectronics

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Up to now, wearable sensors and other smart devices have relied on Bluetooth or Wi-Fi communications with the user’s smartphone to transmit and receive data. But as wearable devices increase in number and complexity, researchers are looking into other connection methods. Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have […]

OLED maker Visionox to expand presence in smartphones, wearable devices – Chinadaily USA
17 Jul
8:40

OLED maker Visionox to expand presence in smartphones, wearable devices – Chinadaily USA

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Visionox currently has about 6,000 OLED patents. It grew out of the OLED project team of Tsinghua University and has been in the sector for more than two decades. [Photo/IC] Visionox Co Ltd, a leading Chinese manufacturer of organic light-emitting diode or OLED screens, is accelerating its expansion in smartphones, […]

Incorporating conductive textiles into clothing could connect many wearable devices – News-Medical.net
17 Jul
9:14

Incorporating conductive textiles into clothing could connect many wearable devices – News-Medical.net

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Over the past decade, a major trend in electronics has been the development of sensors, displays and smart devices which are seamlessly integrated onto the human body. Most of these wearable devices are singularly connected to a user’s smart phone and transmit all data via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi signals. But […]

Wearables, the FDA and patient advice: What physicians should know – American Medical Association
16 Jul
9:37

Wearables, the FDA and patient advice: What physicians should know – American Medical Association

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has basic rules for regulating wearable devices and other digital health tools, but those rules may change as rapid innovation continues and the agency creates new pathways to ensure the safety and efficacy of new consumer-facing products. AMA experts outlined this and other need-to-know […]