Sony patents ‘SmartWig’ wearable device 

In the wearable race for covering all the parts of the body with electronics, Sony has patented a ‘smart’ wig. BBC News points some potential uses like navigation with vibration feedback for blind people or as an additional device in the gaming industry. So if you are suffering from baldness and are looking forward to […]

1st place in business plan competition 

Sensovo won the first prize in a business plan competition organized by Heilbronn University in collaboration with Kreissparkasse Heilbronn. Our team wants to thank Ms. Christina Nahr-Ettl for the flawless organisation of this successful event. Find more information in our press section.

Navigating by ear pulling: Pull-Navi 

Image: Gizmodo Recently we have learned about a Japanese invention for tactile navigation. The researchers propose a way of navigation to which we have been used to since the early childhood – by pulling the ears in the needed direction. They argue that it provides an instantaneous response and is very natural. Here is what […]

Sensovo wins ESA Innovation Prize 2013 

Three team members of Sensovo made their way to Munich on Tuesday to participate in the award ceremony of the European Satellite Navigation Competition. We had planed to present the prototype of our product at the ceremony and even with the fact that our designer, Mrs. Straus, was suffering from fever, the belt prototype luckily […]

Vote for Sensovo Navipal in the ESNC Audience Award 

Sensovo is participating in the European Satellite Navigation Competition 2013. More than 200 projects from different countries have been selected. The main goal of the competition is to apply the GNSS technologies to a number of different fields. For example, smart moving, safety and security approaches, public and social services, and industry applications. Our use […]

“To wear or not to wear?” – not a question with Navipal 

Recently Forbes published an interesting article regarding the use of obvious wearables and the social implications of this,  The article summarizes the general negative feeling about using the wearables openly in the public, which is the case with Google Glass or Pebble smartwatch.  Sensovo Navipal, which is safely hidden under your clothes effectively makes this question […]

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