China Claims It's Scanning Workers' Brainwaves to Increase Efficiency and Profits
Hangzhou Zhongheng Electric told a local news outlet that it’s reading production line workers’ emotions through sensors in their hats.
A Motorcycle Helmet Will Call an Ambulance and Text Your Family If You Have an Accident
Many people in Pakistan drive motorcycles. An Islamabad startup hopes their helmet will keep them safe.
Glass Half Full
We Asked Early Adopters of Google Glass If They're Excited About Version 2.0
After version one inspired a wave of panic about "Glassholes" and was discontinued, Google's parent company Alphabet is trying again—this time, in the workplace.
Nanomesh On-Skin Electronics Are a New Biointerface Frontier
New sensors are basically temporary tattoos that act as electronics interfaces.
Watch a Prosthetic Third Thumb Play Guitar and Hold Wine Glasses
Three thumbs up.
Design Students Find Real-World Applications at Central Saint Martins
At Degree Show Two, it’s become fashionable to understand each another.
Next Level Ink
MIT Has Created a Biosensing, Color Changing Tattoo Ink
These tattoos could help diabetics read their sugar levels without a needle.
Tower of Babel
This Old School Wearable Puts a Thousand Languages Around Your Neck
Modeled after the Rosetta Stone, this nickel-sized wearable has 1,000 languages on it, including Swahili, Arabic and Hindi.
our trackers ourselves
Apple Is Secretly Working on a Device That Tracks Blood Sugar
If they get it right, it could be amazing for people with diabetes.
'Snuggies for the Revolution’ Are the Coziest Way to Fight the Power
Johannah Herr is using the sleeved blanket to make anti-capitalism marketable.
Internet of Tingling
Caress Your Long-Distance Lover With These Vibrating WiFi Touch Gloves
"There was a need to be able to touch and feel each other.”
This Antique Jewelry Retrospective Proves Fashion Always Makes a Comeback
The 4000 years of personal ornaments have their moment at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.