The global wearable technology market is on the rise, and is expected to be worth $34 billion by 2020, according to a recent Forbes report.
With the emergence of a more affluent consumer health market, wearables are poised to revo
UAE-based telecom group Etisalat has partnered with Ubimax, a leading provider of wearables solutions, to trial the next generation of Smart Glasses, which offer users hands-free access to documents while conducting their work.
The communication barrier between deaf people who use sign language and those that don't understand it may be coming to an end thanks to a new wearable technology being developed at Texas A&M University.
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For a glimpse of what is, what might have been and what may lie ahead in wearable devices, look beyond branded tech and Silicon Valley start-ups to the messy labs, dry papers and solemn conferences of academia.
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The business world is now exploring how it can take advantage of the new possibilities provided by wearable technology, ranging from smartglasses and smartwatches to augmented reality and fitness trackers.
Swiss-based Montblanc, a leader in fine watches, is set to become the first luxury brand to combine wearable technology and mechanical timepieces with an interchangeable e-Strap.
The TimeWalker Urban Speed e-Strap is an integrated
Forty-three per cent of organisations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) have plans in place to leverage the Internet of Things, while a majority is not ready for wearable technology in the workplace, a report said.
Know what a "Wearable" is? Most top tech executives would struggle to define it. Now they're hoping that Apple will do it for them.
Next week, Apple Inc is expected to stride into the market for wearable accessories
For decades, medical technology firms have searched for ways to let diabetics check blood sugar easily, with scant success. Now, the world's largest mobile technology firms are getting in on the act.
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Computing devices have evolved remarkably in this century. They have moved from our desktop to our laps, then to our pockets and now onto our bodies. Research and market intelligence company, IDC estimates that the wearable devices market will r