Wearables

Embroidered Rocket GPS Accessory #WearableWednesday

From Kitty Yeung on Hackster.io: Someone asked me for a GPS tracker. To make it a nice gift, I created an embroidered rocket accessory. Hey, I don’t just make dresses Read more Featured Adafruit Product! FLORA – Wearable electronic platform: Arduino-compatible – v3: FLORA is Adafruit’s fully-featured wearable electronics platform. It’s a round, sewable, Arduino-compatible […]

Wearables

NEW GUIDE: John Park’s NeoPixie Dust Bag with Circuit Playground Express @adafruit @johnedgarpark #adafruit

Here’s a beautiful costume prop pixie dust bag that’s easy to make! This new learning guide will teach you how. An update  to the classic GEMMA-controlled NeoPixie Dust Bag, this one is powered by a Circuit Playground Express, using its NeoPixels for sparkling lights, and capacitive touch to change colors. Plus no soldering is required, […]

Wearables

Wearable Technology gains Traction in Workplace Safety

Via Business Insurance! The momentum around wearable devices continues to build both in the general population where activity trackers have become nearly ubiquitous and within workplaces, where such devices promise to increase worker safety and reduce workers compensation claims. But employers should put thought into how and why to deploy wearable devices if they hope […]