2020-07-06 - Maxim Integrated Products

Dual-Photodetector Optical Sensors Accelerate Time to Market for Wearables

The MAXM86146, integrated with advanced algorithms, saves space and reduces development time by up to six months

2020-06-08 - STMicroelectronics

Reference design enables compact wearables with social-distancing

ST announces a compact and cost-effective reference design suited for monitoring social distancing, assuring remote operation, provisioning, and providing contact…

2020-04-30 - WhaleTeq

Test wearable devices with reflectance-based pulse oximeter function

This test is based on the reflectance-based pulse oximeter wearable device, and the transmissive pulse oximeter device is also tested…

2020-04-07 - Brian Dipert

Teardown: Fitbit Flex doesn’t easily give up its secrets

Sometimes to understand where we are and where we might be going, it can be useful to look back at…

2019-06-17 - Gina Roos

Flexible Batteries for Powering Wearable Devices

PolyU’s Textile Lithium Battery demonstrates a high energy density of more than 450 Wh/L with a bending radius of less…

2017-10-23 - R. Colin Johnson, EE Times

This Garment Pattern Could Power Biosensor Nets

Georgia Tech used flexible conducting polymers and Hilbert-curve-based, paper-printed circuit patterns in a proof of concept for thermoelectric fabrics that…