Smart Ring Packs Wide-Ranging Features [video]

Smart Ring Packs Wide-Ranging Features [video]

A multipurpose wearable designed to track fitness, wellness, and vital signs that also has communications and entertainment functions sounds wonderful. If the rich feature set comes in a bulky end product with an awkward user interface, however, the buzz fades to...
Wearable Prevents Joint Replacement Post-Op Edema

Wearable Prevents Joint Replacement Post-Op Edema

More than 90% of patients who have knee or hip replacement surgery experience postoperative lower extremity swelling (edema). Last year we wrote about Spryng’s battery-powered pneumatic wraps designed to apply rhythmic pressure to the lower legs to prevent...
Stretchable Battery [video]

Stretchable Battery [video]

Wearable devices designed for continuous biometric monitoring pose unique challenges in terms of power sources. A solution must be durable, comfortable, and convenient. We’ve written about flexible, stretchable batteries that can conform to various shapes and...
Wearable Sends Drowning Detection Alerts [video]

Wearable Sends Drowning Detection Alerts [video]

https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0261/0865/7724/files/ST1_wristcomputer_16_9_Moments.mp4?3157 Wristbands take the prize as the most common new tech medical and health wearable form factor. We’ve written about scads of single-purpose and multifunction wristbands...