Concept: Wearable Tech for Epilepsy

Concept: Wearable Tech for Epilepsy

According to statistics cited by the technology product design company Artefact, about 3 million people in the United States live with epilepsy. Of these, about 50,000 die every year from epilepsy-related causes. The designers at Artefact wanted to come up with a...
Wearables: Where the Money Is

Wearables: Where the Money Is

The notorious thief Willie Sutton is perhaps best known for his famous (if apocryphal) quote about why he robbed banks: “Because that’s where the money is.” If you look at the overall wearable technology industry, the healthcare and wellness...
Researchers Create New Bionic Sensor Film

Researchers Create New Bionic Sensor Film

In order for a wearable fitness or health device to be helpful, it needs to gather data about the user who is wearing it. One of the key challenges in this area is to create materials that can collect information over a relatively large area, that are sufficiently...