Humberto Aranha

353 Flips | 3 Magazines | 6 Likes | 1 Following | 56 Followers | @HumbertoAranha | Keep up with Humberto Aranha on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Humberto Aranha”

Nest Learning Thermostat, 2nd Generation, Works with Alexa

This fits your .<p>by entering your model number.<p>Works with Alexa for voice control (Alexa device sold separately).<p>Nest saves energy by automatically …

Meet Ring, the connected door bell company that just scored Richard Branson as an investor

Jamie Siminoff, CEO of Ring, a maker of a video doorbell, is proof that a missed connection isn’t the worst thing that can happen to an …

Virgin Atlantic

Samsung Gear S3 v Apple Watch Series 2: Battle of the big smartwatches

Google's Android Wear army continues to grow, Fitbit has its own smartwatch, there's the Samsung Gear Sport and Apple Watch Series 3 is now …

8-bit video game wallpapers for iPhone and iPad

The oldies are the goodies, so they say. With nostalgia for the original games, 8-bit has become a niche genre that is still holding true for some …

Six months with Microsoft Band

Microsoft released its first wearable fitness device a little more than six months ago, along with a new health platform to support it. But how has …

Wearable Tech

The revolution will be digitized

Published on May 9, 2015<p><i>In San Diego</i><p>From the instant he wakes up each morning, through his workday and into the night, the essence of Larry Smarr is captured by a series of numbers: a resting heart rate of 40 beats per minute, a blood pressure of 130/70, a stress level of 2 percent, 191 pounds, …

Digital Health

11 Things I Learned During 2 Weeks with an Apple Watch

It’s now two weeks since I took delivery of my 42mm Space Grey Apple Watch Sport and awkwardly (see point 7 below) placed it on my wrist.<p>I haven’t tried to do any kind of stress-test on the device here. There are reviews elsewhere online if you want to read about someone trying everything the Watch …

​Apple Watch: A look at the unintended consequences so far

Apple Watch sales in terms of units remain a mystery, but the device has already created a few side effects and ripples in the ecosystem. Here's a …

Fitbit files for $100M IPO as sales of its wearables rocket

Fitbit has filed for an initial public offering, riding strong sales of its devices and making it one of a handful of fitness tracker manufacturers …

“SmartPlate” uses sensors to ID nutritional content, manage portions

SmartPlate2 from Fitly on Vimeo.<p>About one year after it launched a delivery service for healthy meal ingredients, Philadelphia-based startup, Fitly …

Will the Apple Watch change the way we fly?

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Post to Linkedin<br>• Share on Google Plus<br>• Share via Email<p>The core concept of the Apple Watch may be a throwback …

Apple Watch vs. Moto 360: Quick look

Before we jump in, keep in mind that the phone you own might make your decision for you. The Apple Watch requires an iPhone (5 or newer) and the Moto …

Triggertrap ‘Wearables’ Mode Turns Your Smartwatch Into a Remote Trigger

Triggertrap wants to capitalize on the rise of the smartwatch. The camera remote company today announced a new “Wearables” mode for its Triggertrap …

Navigating New York City with Apple Watch

While The Points Guy headed down south for a long weekend, he left his Apple Watch with me. I put it to work right away, identifying my preferred …

The Apple Watch is incredibly accurate at reading your heart rate

Like many wearable devices that can track fitness, the Apple Watch can register your heart rate and record readings. Apple already explained the way …

Fitness Technology

Apps that make you fit? Here are the 5 that can do wonders

These days smartphones are also used as fitness trackers thanks to the number of sensors that these devices have. Yes, your smartphone has an …

Apps

Nomad Stand and Pod

The Nomad Stand ($60) comes in Space Grey or Silver, and the Pod ($60) provides up to 4 full charges of Apple Watch.

Apple Watch

Never lose the remote again with DirecTV’s Apple Watch app

Losing the TV remote may soon become a thing of the past, now that it’s going to be permanently strapped to your wrist. DirecTV debuted its Apple Watch app this morning that gives customers the ability to control their DVRs from Apple Watch’s tiny display.<p>The DirecTV Apple Watch app is part of an …

16 Stray Thoughts After 48 Hours With an Apple Watch

Has it changed my life? Yes, no, but definitely maybe.<p>A few weeks ago, without ever having made a conscious decision to do so, I ordered the Apple Watch. (Seriously—I basically awoke from a trance a moment after hitting "checkout." It was like the watch ordered <i>me</i>.) It arrived in a sleek white box …

Meet Duet, the charging dock Apple Watch owners are going to love

The Apple Watch is one of the best smartwatches you can buy, but it’s far from being perfect. The main problem with it for many users is its battery …

Review: Elgato Avea iPhone, iPad & Apple Watch Controlled LED Lightbulb

I love home automation products. My first X10 remote controlled lights date back to the early 1980’s. Long before smartphones and bluetooth wireless. …

Home Automation

Funny Ad Shows How Dumb Futuristic Smart Homes Can Be

<b>Video:</b> A smart home is supposed to make your life easier. Doors open when you're near, lights turn on when you walk by, TVs rise up on command and …

Smart home buying guide

Smart home automation puts remote control of your comfort, convenience, and safety at your fingertips, no matter where you are.<p>Good news: you can now …

Satechi Spectrum iQ Bulb quick review

Consumers are flocking to home automation products because of how fun and simple it is to operate electronics from a mobile device. Plus, it saves …

Smart homes provide convenience and sustainable living | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

From rainwater harvesting to hydroponic gardens, remotely controllable home appliances to alterable furniture and storage, homes today are certainly …

Smart homes market will be worth $58.68 billion by 2020 according to new research report

Traditional home automation devices were designed to control systems within a house and within a limited range of connectivity; however, with recent …

Consumer Reports Tests Apple Watch for Readability, Water Resistance, Fitness Tracking and More

Consumer Reports has crowned the Apple Watch as its top-rated smartwatch in its test of 11 smartwatch models from eight manufacturers, including the Asus ZenWatch, LG G Watch R, Moto 360, Pebble Steel, Samsung Gear S and Sony SmartWatch 3. The not-for-profit organization tested the Apple Watch and …

Apple Watch

Samsung has the ultimate all-in-one smartwatch up its sleeve

Samsung has released a wide range of smartwatches recently, however it recently said that it's putting on the brakes so it can really think long and …

A smartwatch battery that lasts 6 months is in the works

Swatch Group CEO Nick Hayek has confirmed his company is working on a better battery, one that will help smartwatches last up to half a year.<p>In an …