Here is what Chris DeMartino, Technical Editor at Electronic Design, had to say about Walt Maclay’s talk.
Walt Maclay of Voler Systems focused in on ;Building a Better Wearable Device and Getting it Cleared through FDA in his presentation. One common scenario today involves connecting a wearable device to a smartphone via Bluetooth technology. However, Maclay mentioned that in the future, we can expect to see wearable devices that connect directly to the internet. Maclay also put a spotlight on the key issue of battery life.
If you missed his talk, Building a Better Wearable Device and Getting it Cleared through FDA video.