Fabio Fernandes is a Cyberspace and Science Fiction researcher and writer. PhD in Communication and Semiotics (PUC-SP), he recently completed a post-doctorate research (Universidade de São Paulo, 2011) on the use of Twitter as a springboard in...
Wearable technology and sensors changing the world
Source: "Wearable technology and sensors changing the world The conference Samsung Future Technology Needs, London 16/6/14 consisted of about 50 people. Primarily, it served Samsung's need to engage with small companies with technology it seeks. After IDTechEx gave the keynote on Wearable Electronics, NXP gave a commercial on their Coolflux DSP, Nupe gave an excellent and amusing take on managing product development and support, Applied Diagnostics described a very good non-invasive blood glucose tester for diabetics, much less intrusive - shine it in your eye - than the planned Google contact lens system giving warnings in real time. Samsung presented then several of the small companies had two minute slots. Samsung also revealed technologies it wishes to license out."