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Fashion 2.0 - Complement Your Smart Phone With Smart Clothes

The Apple Watch, Google Glass, and Fitbit are on the leading edge of consumer “wearables” – technology that combines electronic sensors with everyday apparel. But watches and eyeglasses are only the beginning. Shirts, socks, and any other item of clothing or accessory you have in your wardrobe are …

Withings’ Health Mate app adds HealthKit support, bringing more functionality to the Health app

A day after Fitbit announces it has no plans to develop iOS 8 Health app integration, Withings Health Mate app adds HealthKit support. Withings, the makers of the Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor, Smart Body Analyzer scale, Aura an advanced sleep tracker, Pulse and Pulse Ox activity trackers adds …

iPhone-connected ‘Ambi Climate’ makes your existing air conditioner smart

We’ve already seen a few companies working to turn our current household appliances– everything from thermostats to crockpots– into smart devices controllable with our smartphones. The latest is a new crowd funding project looking to raise funds for a device that will make any window air …

Tesco wants robots and wearables to help shape the supermarket of the future

For Britain's supermarket chains, it's no longer just a case of selling food, it's about how you can do it <i>better</i>. Tesco has long thought about how technology can give it an edge over its rivals, but it's now experimenting with robotics, wearables and cognitive computing in an attempt to secure …

Passive Fitness Tracking App Human Showcases Where HealthKit Shines

The Human app has been on the App Store for a while now. But this beautifully designed passive activity app received a major update that showcases how some of the main new features in iOS 8 can be useful. Human takes advantage of the brand new HealthKit APIs, syncs with the Health app and provides …

Urban Massage Lands On iOS As Same-Hour Massage Booking Becomes A Thing — Apparently

The ‘Uber for X’ startup pitch is becoming nearly as ubiquitous as the smartphones that power these mobile-enabled on-demand services. It’s starting to feel like there’s an Uber for everything, from travel, local delivery, to doctors, dog walking, and even drugs. But, putting to one side the …

Not quite Google Glass: a week with Epson's awkward smart glasses

I had the full attention of Engadget's San Francisco office as I unpacked Epson's latest augmented reality headset, the Moverio BT-200. The glasses make for one heavy, awkward wearable: Coke-bottle thick lenses with inlaid transparent displays hovering in front of each eye. My coworkers and I …

One contacts app to rule them all? Almost

Brewster is back with a sharp new take on contact management<p>Two years ago, Brewster was the first of many contacts apps to wrangle all the friends and acquaintances you've gathered across ten different social networks into one place. The 400 friends on Facebook, the 250 on Instagram, the 300 on …

This New iPhone App Makes Photo Management A Breeze

When you run out of storage space on your iPhone, one of the main culprits is usually your collection of photos.<p>While it's entirely possible to manually go into your Photos app and delete away, the process isn't exactly a speedy one, and it's hard to see how much space you're getting back upon …

Apps

MonSense for iPhone wants to help you make sense of your money

There is no shortage of personal finance tools in the App Store, but a new kid on the block is well worth your time too. In a nutshell, MonSense helps you track all your expenses and incomes, with separate ‘accounts’ making it easy to divvy up your personal splurges from your business …

LinkedIn Releases Its First SlideShare iOS App

LinkedIn today released an iOS app for SlideShare, a first for the company’s presentation service.<p>The app includes a personalized feed of decks shared and liked by people in your network. You’ll also see picks from categories and SlideShare’s own editors.<p>You can use the app to download …

Apple's HealthKit collaborator, Mayo Clinic, launches its iOS 8-integrated app

Mayo Clinic was one of the first big-name health providers Apple tapped to help with the build and launch of the HealthKit consumer health data platform.<p>Now Mayo has launched its app, which is available for free to Mayo Clinic patients and the general public at Apple’s App Store.<p>The Mayo app now …

HERE for iPhone: Let People Know You've Arrived

If Yo! has revealed anything, it’s that we could be seeing a steady shift towards a simpler form of digital communication. No sentences, no real effort, just the simplets of taps on your phone to say ‘Hey’. Or in this case, “YO!”.<p>With that in mind, a new app courtesy of London-based developer David …

Lenka Black & White Camera App is Free for One Week

Come and get it! Lenka, the new black & white camera app for iOS — regularly available for $2.99 on the App Store — is free for the next week to celebrate 100,000 downloads. Free access begins now and ends on October 7.<p>Lenka is the brainchild of visual artist and photographer Kevin Abosch, and it …

The End Of Passwords? This Bracelet Unlocks Computers And Doors With Your Heartbeat

Bionym’s Nymi offers a glimpse of the future of wearable biometric authentication.<p>This much we can all agree on: Passwords suck.<p>With that in mind, companies are hard at work developing other forms of user-friendly authentication. Fingerprinting is already being used to unlock iPhones and the PayPal …

Information Systems

Aussie Startup Tinybeans Raises A$2 Million To Grow Its Social Network For Families and Baby Pictures

As a parent, publicly sharing your baby’s precious first moments on Facebook may irk you or your friends even more so. Instead, you prefer to keep the special moments and pictures more private amongst only close friends and family – but where can you do that? Tinybeans is one such private social …

Nixie is a wearable that flies off your wrist

Meet Nixie, the wristband that acts as your own personal airborne camera. With a flick of your arm the device takes off, turns around to capture a …

Wearable Tech

Nixie wearable brings a personal drone to your wrist

Earlier this year, Intel kicked off its Make it Wearable challenge, a mission to take wearable technology and do things with it that haven’t yet been …

Bionym Inks $14M To Get Password-Replacing Wearable, Nymi Out The Door

What if you didn’t have to bother typing in your password, use keys or even pull out a credit card ever again?<p>Future-forward Canadian startup Bionym is working on it. The company just announced a $14 million Series A led by Ignition Partners and Relay Ventures who are banking on Bionym’s wearable, …

Sleepio for iOS Wants to Help you Get a Good Night's Rest

It’s all very well tracking your sleep patterns with a device like the Jawbone Up, but if you’re struggling to get a good night’s rest, how do you actually improve the situation?<p>UK startup Big Health has today brought its Sleepio sleep therapy service to iOS. Previously available only on the Web, …

Hours For iOS 8 Lets You Track Your Time With A Widget

Those who have to keep track of how they spend their time working during the day can’t do much better on iOS than Hours, Apple Design Award winner Tapity‘s latest app. We recommended the app when it launched back in July, and now the Tapity team has released an update for iOS 8 that helps you keep …

Light Stalking

“Photography is the only language that can be understood anywhere in the world.” – Bruno Barbey

Light Stalking

"It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see." - Henry Thoreau

Light Stalking

“Sometimes I arrive just when God's ready to have somone click the shutter.”<br>― Ansel Adams

Light Stalking

“A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.” ― Diane Arbus

Light Stalking

“You don't take a photograph, you make it.” ― Ansel Adams

Light Stalking

“The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.”<br>― Dorothea Lange

Light Stalking

When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence. - Ansel Adams