Free Power from a Flexible Patch

Free Power from a Flexible Patch

Engineers love a challenge, especially when they can conjure unique solutions. Researchers from the Penn State Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics leading an international team have developed a novel means to power wearables. Led by PSU Professor Larry...
New Test Lets You Adjust Your Hearables at Home

New Test Lets You Adjust Your Hearables at Home

Hearables are the fastest-growing wearables category, besting smart watches, wristbands, and streaming-audio-only earbuds, according to IDC’s latest Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker report. After the U.S. Senate approved the Over-the-Counter Hearing...
Wearables Market Continued Rapid Growth in 2020

Wearables Market Continued Rapid Growth in 2020

International Data Corporation (IDC) recently published its Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker for the last quarter of 2020. The report also summarized global wearables shipment data for the full year. Despite COVID-19, and due in part to the pandemic, global...
Amazon Picked as Greatest Impact on Healthcare

Amazon Picked as Greatest Impact on Healthcare

We write about new and developing healthcare and medical technologies every day. Our primary focus on wearables and devices people use in their homes extends to telehealth, AI, and many forms of digital therapeutics. We frequently communicate with representatives of...