New smart material works better under pressure
Liquid-metal mixture bends the rules on flexible and highly conductive materials for wearable devices.
Digital Health 2019: Trends, Opportunities and Outlook
With investment in digital health reaching $8.1 billion in 2018, understanding how this complex field will impact the healthcare industry is paramount. The recently updated report from IDTechEx Research, 'Digital Health 2019: Trends, Opportunities and Outlook', acts as a primer to the digital health space.
Wearable reduces hair loss in chemotherapy
When worn during chemotherapy, the devices cool the scalp which reduces the risk of hair loss and they already have approximately 50 per cent success rate.
That's "sew" smart! Threads to detect gases
Equipment- and training-free textile detectors could be used in public health, workplace safety, military and rescue applications
IDTechEx Sensors Europe 2019 Award Winners
At IDTechEx Show! a company is honoured the Best Innovative Sensor Technology award each year for its development and achievement in the sensor innovation and commercialization area.
IDTechEx Wearable Europe 2019 Award Winners
Each year at the IDTechEx Show!, two companies are honoured for their achievements in developing and commercialising different aspects of wearable technology. This year the awards were judged by Dr Kitty Yeung (Microsoft) & Dr Sandro Francesco Tedde (Siemens Healthineers) with support from the independent analyst team with IDTechEx Research.