The wearable electronics industry has widely expanded over the past few years. The field has been further sub-categorised into general fitness and medical applications. Most people these days are enamoured with the various fashionable devices that can be worn around one’s wrist, ankle, shoulder, etc. For the common person, wearable electronics have definitely re-kindled the understanding of the human anatomy in a much easier manner. Wearable technology today is one of the most pioneering and sophisticated advancements in the technological sector due to advancing sensor and wireless technology.
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