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Bootcamp #2: It’s the final countdown!

Ten teams, six weeks, and one grand prize on offer. We report back from the second (and final) Bootcamp for #CPrize2017, to look at how far the teams have come.

WOWing with Wearables

With WOW in town, Wellington is the centre of the wearables world at the moment, so we spoke to Anne Niemetz, Senior Lecturer in Media Design at VUW, and a designer fascinated by the convergence of art, science, design and wearable technology

Bootcamp #1: Buzz, Brainstorming, Buddies

With just over three months until the final awards night, the C-Prize finalists are busier than ever. We went behind the scenes of the first Bootcamp to see what they’ve been up to.

Taking the measure of wearables

All wearable devices measure signals, but do they do it accurately? We spoke to metrologist Dr Annette Koo to find out.

Wearables News: July

Here at C-Prize HQ, we’re constantly scanning the headlines for news of wearable technologies. Below are a few stories that you might have missed from the past few weeks