NEWS AND UPDATES

Thrive COVID-19 update

As people across the globe experience more and more effects of the current pandemic and the associated fall out we would like to assure our customers, collaborators and those interested in working with us that Thrive have put in place measures to ensure that our work is continuing with minimal interruption.

Thrive will be at the Wearable Technology Show, 10-11 March in London

Thrive are excited to be exhibiting at the Wearable Technology Show again this year. We look forward to seeing you there and having a chat about the wearables you are working on.

We are very excited to be taking part in the Innovation Conference 2020

Thrive are very excited to be taking part in the Innovation Conference 2020, hosted by The Imperial College Surgical Society in collaboration with MedTech Imperial.

Wearables and beyond insights

The 2019 GIANT Health Event was in full swing last week in London and Thrive were honoured to deliver the Wearables and Beyond track to a very engaged audience. The event was attended by a broad range of health professionals, entrepreneurs, SME’s and investors in and...

Thrive are back at Giant Health with a great line up of speakers

Thrive Wearables are delighted to be back for a second year at GIANT to curate a full day of talks and discussions exploring the role wearables and other human-centric connected technologies are playing in a rapidly changing health and wellness landscape. Our track...

uTensor (ARM) and TensorFlow Lite (Google) are merging

Machine learning (ML) on low-power edge devices is fundamentally changing the wearables market and developing at a phenomenal pace. So far, ML has been mostly focused on image and text processing but we see huge potential in applying it to biometric data. Edge ML...

Hottest topics from the Wearable Technology Show 2019

Thrive Wearables was proud to again support the Wearable Technology Show, this year held at the Business Design Centre, 18-19 March 2019. The new London venue was a welcome change offering better accessibility, excellent exhibition space, stage areas and breakout...

We have moved!

As a representation of our rapid growth over the last three years, we are proud to reveal a new operational location. The new premises, allows our team access to state-of-the-art technology and a great working environment in the heart of Brighton, 30 mins from Gatwick...

AI on the edge of the edge, a keynote by Dr Jacob Skinner at the Wearable Tech Show 2019

We are excited to announce that Dr Jacob Skinner will be giving a talk, titled "AI on the edge of the edge", at the upcoming Wearable Technology Show in London, 13 March.   In a world of increasing interconnectivity and information comes a sea of data. Most of this...

Want to learn about the future of batteryless wearables?

Having spoken at last year’s IDTechEx Show, we are excited to announce that our CEO, Dr Jacob Skinner, will be returning to the 2019 edition of the event, taking place 10-11 April in Berlin, with a talk on battery-less wearables.   “Wearable technology has always been...

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Product Development Insights

Spotlight Series

Product Development Insights

Closer to market with a Concept Prototype

Closer to market with a Concept Prototype

In this series of posts on prototyping, we explore how wearable technology is created. Through tried and tested prototyping iterations, we look at how to deliver game-changing wearable technology products from idea to mass production. Every product is different, but...

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A guide to the key stages in wearable technology prototyping

A guide to the key stages in wearable technology prototyping

In this series of posts, we explore how wearable technology is created. Through tried and tested prototyping iterations, we look at how to deliver game-changing wearable technology products from idea to mass production. Every product is different, but the processes...

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WEAR Sustain Sheltersuit Project

WEAR Sustain Sheltersuit Project

I was approached recently by Jurrie Barkel and Bas Timmer from Dutch start-up Sheltersuit to act as a mentor for their successful WEAR Sustain (Horizon2020) funded project. The Sheltersuit Foundation is a Purpose driven business based in...

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SPOTLIGHT SERIES

Over the edge with wearables

Over the edge with wearables

Why AI should no longer rely solely on cloud or mobile devices The basic building blocks of wearables (sensors, processors and wireless connectivity) are evolving rapidly, partly driven by our evolving understanding of the data processing requirements of wearable...

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I believe in wearable wellness

I believe in wearable wellness

One of the newest members of the Thrive team, Jodi Parslow, shares her thoughts on helping those in need and how wearable technology can be a part of it. My role at Thrive Wearables When I discovered Thrive Wearables, I knew instantly why I wanted to...

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Wearable trends show maturity and opportunity in 2018

Wearable trends show maturity and opportunity in 2018

With insiders and the public agreeing that Wearables were in need of a shakedown and reboot in 2017, what has changed and what is going on in 2018? If March 2017 punctuated the end of an era, 2018 has already shown strong signs of the start of a new chapter in...

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