Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

wearable devices


Ultrahuman announces wearable smart ring to track metabolism

July 05, 2022 7:13 pm

The Ultrahuman Ring is a wearable device that can reportedly track users’ metabolism, movement, sleep and other body dynamics in real-time.

A new device could turn your sweat into electricity

July 15, 2021 1:53 pm

The team found that when worn for 10 hours of sleep, the device was able to collect 400 millijoules of energy.

This new stretchable battery can power wearable electronics more securely

January 27, 2020 1:52 pm

Stanford researchers have developed an experimental device that promises to provide a safe and comfortable power source for technologies that must bend and flex with our bodies.

Magic Leap is (finally) putting its headsets on sale

August 09, 2018 12:20 pm

Magic Leap’s product is designed to give users the illusion that fantastical, three-dimensional digital objects exist in the physical world.

Wearable devices may lead to distracted driving: Study

April 23, 2018 8:25 pm

Researchers have found that operating wearable devices while driving could be as dangerous as operating smartphones.

Wearable brain scanner allows patients to move freely: Study

March 22, 2018 9:22 pm

Scientists have developed a brain scanner, that can be worn like a helmet, and allows users to resume normal activities while wearing them.

CES 2018: World's smallest wearable device monitors UV exposure

January 10, 2018 8:42 pm

Researchers have shown the world's smallest wearable, a UV-detecting device named UV Sense, at CES 2018 in Las Vegas

Garmin Vivosport Smart Activity Tracker with built-in GPS launched in India: Price, specifications

December 20, 2017 8:02 pm

Garmin Vivosport Smart Activity Tracker has been launched in India at a price of Rs 15,990.

Fitbit loses ground to Apple and Xiaomi in wearable-device race

June 06, 2017 7:29 pm

Fitbit Inc. fell to third place in the wearable-device market in the first quarter, losing out to rival connected watches and fitness bands from Apple Inc. and Xiaomi Corp. CEO James Park is betting that Fitbit's impending smartwatch will reinvigorate demand and reach new consumers.

Can't afford Google Glass? Here's Optinvent Ora at $300

September 22, 2014 7:27 pm

French company wants to challenge Google Glass with price. Optinvent has priced the consumer version of Ora at $300, but claims it is better.