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Misfit Adds Smart Home Controls To Its Wearables

The Misfit line of wearables are some of the cheapest fitness trackers on the market today, but they’re about to get a lot more functionality. Misfit has partnered with companies such as Nest, Logitech, August, Spotify and IFTTT to add some...

Apple CEO: Apple Watch To Start Shipping in April

Finally, Apple has given us official word about when the company will start shipping its long-awaited first-go at a wearable – the Apple Watch, which Apple CEO Tim Cook keeps describing as the “most personal” product the company has ever...

Modular Smartwatch Blocks May Team with Google’s Project Ara

An exciting tech trend that’s starting to gain a bit of momentum is that of modularity. While modular hardware in the form of customizable PCs has been around for years, the idea is only just finding its way into the mobile space, specifically in...

Will Asus Drop Android Wear for the ZenWatch 2?

It’s starting to look as though the hip thing to do these days is to get away from Google. A post on TechRadar from yesterday reports that Asus has plans to launch a follow-up to its critically hailed Android Wear device, the ZenWatch, that...

Nest Promises To Upgrade Old Dropcams For Free

As homes and wearables get smarter, it’s not just our phones that need regular upgrades – anything in the Internet of Things can quickly become obsolete if the manufacturer pushes out a new version or simply drops support altogether....

Analyst Predicts 2.8M Apple Watch Shipments Starting in March

The big mystery in tech right now is when the Apple Watch will hit store shelves – and, of course, whether or not the thing will be as big a success as Apple hopes. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, of Thailand’s KGI Securities, has offered his take on the...

Here’s What the Rotating Ring will do on the Samsung Orbis

The next big thing in wearables from Samsung seems like it’ll be a round smartwatch, reportedly codenamed “Orbis,” set to compete with the high profile likes of Motorola’s Moto 360 and the LG G Watch R. Now, a post on Sammobile from...

Jenax Shows Off A Flexible Battery For Smart Fabrics

One of the problems faced by smart fabrics and lightweight wearables is battery power: How can clothing designs adapt to incorporate both sensors and a power supply? With this in mind South Korean firm Jenax has been showing off a flexible battery...

GOQii Launches Its Wellness Beta Program In The US

On the back of trial runs in India, the UAE and Singapore, GOQii is launching a limited beta test of its health and fitness products in the United States. What makes the service stand out is the way it combines a wearable device with a personalized...

Apple Watch Specs and Performance Targets Allegedly Leaked

Previously, Apple CEO Tim Cook has publicly stated that the forthcoming Apple Watch will require nightly recharging, essentially putting the kibosh on sleep-tracking type functionality, and possibly even indicating a less-than-amazing battery...

New “Dry” EKG Promises Huge Wearable Health Monitor Potential

To get a truly accurate reading of a person’s body functions and health isn’t as easy as you might think. For instance, in order to get a high-quality insight into a person’s heartrate, doctors have relied on electrocardiography, or EKG, which...

Microsoft Launches HoloLens To Take On The Oculus Rift

Microsoft’s January 21 press event showed off the key features of the upcoming Windows 10 software, but the Redmond company had a surprise up its sleeve too. At the end of its presentation it demoed HoloLens, a virtual reality-style headset...

TAG Heuer Boss Offers Hints on Company’s Smartwatch Plans

While the Apple Watch has many wondering who will win the battle of the smartwatch, others have been eyeing the coming wearable device as a threat to traditional timepieces, such as those out of Switzerland’s LVMH-owned TAG Heuer brand. Since...

Augmedix Confident In The Future Of Google Glass

It’s been a busy January for Augmedix so far: The Google Glass partner raised $16 million in series A funding just before Google decided to shut down the Glass Explorer program, which was the consumer-facing ‘beta test’ of the...

RideOn AR Goggles Bring Augmented Reality To The Ski Slopes

As Google Glass has proved, trying to get consumers to don a headset is no easy task, no matter how lightweight and unobtrusive it is. Building advanced technology into equipment that people already wear is a much more straightforward proposition,...

Motorola Teams with DODO for Even More Moto 360 Bands

One of the best features of my Asus ZenWatch is the fact that I can easily swap out its watchband with a replacement of my choosing – and even do the swap myself, if I’ve got the know-how. Other Android Wear devices don’t offer quite the same...

Myo from Thalmic Labs to Launch on Amazon Shortly

The Myo armband from Thalmic Labs has been a long time coming. Development on the muscle-sensing wearable started in 2012, and since then developers have gotten hold of alpha versions, while pre-order backers have just recently started to receive...

HTC Smartwatch Will Break Cover At MWC According To Reports

With LG, Sony, Samsung and Apple all entering the wearable fray over the last year, as well as many smaller manufacturers, HTC is one of the last big names standing without a wearable device on the market. That looks likely to change at the start of...

Samsung is Bringing Tizen to Internet of Things Products

Samsung is working overtime on making sure that Tizen has some relevance in the tech world. Every single one of its wearable devices – with the exception of the Gear Live, which runs Android Wear, and the Gear VR, which is run via an app on the...

Skully Smart Helmet Raises $1.5 Million

One of the most successful Indiegogo campaigns came this past summer, when the Skully smart motorcycle helmet managed to hit its $250,000 goal in a ridiculous eight minutes. When all was said and done, the campaign pulled in $2.44 million in...



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