2020-11-02 - Maxim Integrated

Health sensor platform 3.0 reduces development time by at least 6 months

MAXREFDES104# is a wrist form factor reference design ready to collect blood oxygen, ECG, heart rate, body temperature and activity…

2020-10-19 - Brian Dipert

Apple introduces its new Watch, iPhone, and tablets

Has Apple moved away from its longstanding simplicity stance with its latest product updates?

2020-08-13 - Dr Chris Elliott FREng

Sensor-based solutions for vital signs measurements

We’ve come a long way from fuel and oil pressure gauges in vehicles, and now every feature is instrumented and…

2020-07-28 - Asem Elshimi

Using privacy-centric Bluetooth bracelets for COVID-19 contact tracing

Bluetooth bracelets can expedite coronavirus tracing without compromising user privacy...

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…