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zSpace Says It Can Make Virtual Reality Simpler and Less Antisocial (Q&A)

"Social isolation" may keep headsets like the Oculus Rift out of the classroom, zSpace says.<p>The way it’s most commonly used today, “virtual reality” is shorthand for “put this thing over your head and you can look around in a 3-D world.”<p>Sunnyvale, Calif.-based zSpace thinks the definition should be …

Virtual Reality

2 New Web VR Experiences Highlight the Creative Power of Browser-based VR

While VR on the web is still in its infancy, two new experiences highlighted by Mozilla’s ‘MozVR’ team reveal diverse takes on what kind of VR …

DARPA Connects Your Brain Directly To The Computer

In another step towards the holy grail of the ultimate<br>virtual reality experience often referred to as Full Dive VR. DARPA have<br>developed a method to …

Why I'm going with the 38mm Apple Watch

Fitting like a glove<p>I desperately wanted a Pebble Watch when its Kickstarter first launched a few years back. I loved the idea of instant …

Smartwatches

Apple Is Offering Classes to Learn How the Apple Watch Works

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This amazing gadget turns your thumbnail into a tiny trackpad to control your phone

The NailO is a tiny trackpad that fits over your thumbnail, allowing you to scroll through content and perform other functions on a mobile device or …

Mobile Devices

Before Apple Watch: the timely history of the smartwatch

History of the smartwatch: past times<p>Smartwatches have been the next big thing since 1982. But now the Apple Watch is in the world, it's going to …

Apple’s watch is a must-have. But is it a must-keep? | Financial Times

I have owned very few watches. As a child, my aspirational wristwear was a Swatch, launched in 1983. I had the “Little Jelly”, with a clear face …

Cyclist Will Carling shows off folding charger, possible red-banded Apple Watch

While this could be the standard pink band, appearing red due to lighting, it's probable that this is, in fact, a red band. Apple often produces …

Smartwatches

MIT’s new wearable trackpad is all thumbs

Stop chewing your fingernails now. You may be biting off a new frontier in wearable technology.<p>Researchers at MIT have devised a way to turn the thumbnail into a wireless trackpad that will allow users to control their devices when their hands are full.<p>Imagine using the neighboring index finger, …

Learn how to use your smartwatch with 'Apple Watch Basics' workshops

Beginning April 24, select Apple Stores around the world are offering “Apple Watch Basics” workshops. These workshops will help customers get started …

Apple watch try-ons: Delight and accessibility

Right now, when my iPhone 5c is charging or is in my purse, I miss messages and calls, and I'm hoping the Apple Watch and its notifications solve …

Smartwatches

Category: Technology – Which? News

Technology<p>Lidl and Aldi are offering cut-price Bluetooth speakers and headphones this week but are they worth buying or do you need to spend more to …

Jawbone UP4 Fitness Tracker with AmEx Payments

Jawbone has announced two latest fitness trackers: UP2 and UP4. What is worth mentioning, the UP4 comes with integrated AmEx payments that will bring …

Reasons to Love the Wearable War of Fitbit vs. Jawbone

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>The plethora of wearable fitness trackers (like Fitbit, Misfit, Withings, Jawbone, and others) create incredible amounts of …

This Is The Best Fitness Tracker You Can Buy

If you’re looking for the best way to track your activity and exercise, the $150 Fitbit Charge HR is the fitness tracker we’d recommend for most people. According to our tests—which included 60 hours of research and 10 days of real-world testing—the Charge HR is more accurate at counting steps than …