Electronic Products & Technology


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Wearable Technology


News
November 9, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

electronica trade show set to roll next week

Highlights in Munich Germany include CEO round table on artificial intelligence
News
November 6, 2018 by Lisa Kulick, Carnegie Mellon University

Electronic tattoos fit wearable computing designs

These stretchable, inexpensive, tattoo-like circuits were made with an inkjet printer at Carnegie Mellon University 
News
October 24, 2018 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Smart glasses look North for success

Waterloo tech brand unveils Focals smart glasses, an industry upgrade in wearable eyewear designs
News
October 24, 2018 by The Associated Press, Minneapolis

Medtronic co founder who created wearable pacemaker dies

Earl Bakken, an electronics repairman who created the first wearable external pacemaker and co-founded one of the world’s largest medical device companies, Medtronic, has died. He was 94.  Bakken, who also commercialized the first implantable pacemaker in 1960, died Sunday at his…
Feature
October 23, 2018 by Stephen Law

Myant Technologies weaves its way into wearable tech

Toronto-based textile computing company Myant Inc. is an emerging global leader in the integration of technology, namely biosensors and actuators, into the yarns and fibers that comprise a textile product. From clothing to car seats, bedding, flooring and more, Myant’s…
News
October 22, 2018 by Jim Donnelly, director of programs, intelliFLEX Innovation Alliance

Top 4 ways USMCA will affect flex tech industry

Other, less talked-about elements of the old NAFTA deal will have more of an impact on North America’s Flexible and Hybrid Electronics (FHE) sector
News
October 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Gartner picks top 10 tech trends for 2019

Analysts explore top industry trends that will impact the next wave of technology development
Product
October 12, 2018 by Stephen Law

Miniature circular interconnects serve military applications

ITT CANNON Nemesis II CBA 20M+ is our next generation miniature circular interconnect for military applications designed and tested for water submersion to 20+ Meters (65.6 Feet). Small, lightweight and highly reliable, devices blend high speed, high mating and quick termination…
News
October 10, 2018 by Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office 

Study opens route to flexible electronics made from exotic materials

Cost-effective method produces semiconducting films from materials that outperform silicon
News
September 24, 2018 by IDTechEx, Cambridge, UK

Report details E-Textiles technologies, markets and players

We are in contact with textiles for up to 98% of our lives, and they are starting to become intelligent. Part of this revolution includes the integration of electronics and textiles. Electronic textiles (e-textiles) have been in development for decades,…
Feature
September 11, 2018 by Stephen Law, Editor EP&T

The road to determining a CEM partner can be a bumpy one

Canadian Tech product developer discusses his journey to Asia and back in his search for a contract electronic manufacturing partner
News
August 29, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

EPTECH trade shows coming to Waterloo, Mississauga

If you are an electronic engineer or designer looking for the latest components, test, CEM services or production materials on the market, you will want to pencil in a visit to either one of the EPTECH Shows taking place in Mississauga…