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Get fit with the Striiv Fusion Activity & Sleep Tracker [DEALS]

Monitor your steps taken, calories burned, and more with the Striiv Fusion Activity & Sleep Tracker, 32% off for readers of Android Community. Every …

Tzoa wearable turns you into a walking air-quality sensor

To date, much wearable technology focused on looking <i>inside</i> our bodies to provide us with data about things like our heart rates and stress levels. A new kind of wearable, now approaching its final week of fundraising on Kickstarter, looks to the world that's just <i>outside</i> our bodies -- our …

Five Stupid Rules That Drive Great Employees Away

It is hard to unlearn the messages that we have heard repeated since we were children. One of them is “Business is a stiff and formal place. To be human and spontaneous is fun, but it isn’t professional!”<p>Some organizations understand the connection between passion and performance, but a lot of them …

U.K. Gov’t To Fund IoT For Cities Project With Up To $15M

The U.K. government is parceling out some of the £40 million earmarked for Internet of Things research back in the March pre-election budget, announcing today a competition aimed at exploring the benefits connected devices might bring to U.K. cities with up to £10 million ($15M) available for the …

Internet of Things

Spotify account leads cops to alleged child abductors

Authorities tracked down two children in Mexico thanks to their alleged abductors' Spotify habit, according to the <i>Coloradoan</i>. The 4- and 6-year-old girls were reportedly taken from Colorado by Peter Barr and Brittany Nunn after Nunn, their mother, lost a custody battle in court. Authorities were …

Apple hoovers up 92 percent of smartphone profits

Anyone wanting an illustration of why smartphone unit sales are not the single most important metric for judging success should check out wealth management company Canaccord Genuity’s findings about Apple’s iPhone sales versus profits.<p>According to Canaccord Genuity, despite selling less than 20 …

Wall Street

Comcast Debuts Stream, A Cable TV-Like Streaming Service For Cord Cutters

Comcast has now become the latest pay TV provider to launch its own alternative to big cable TV packages with the debut of its own internet-based streaming cable service it’s simply calling Stream. The service, which is preparing to go into beta in limited markets this summer, will offer live TV, …

Sling TV

Mastercard testing facial recognition security app

<b>Mastercard is testing a smartphone app that uses facial recognition to verify online purchases.</b><p>Users in the trial can hold their phone up as though taking a selfie to approve transactions.<p>"The new generation, which is into selfies... I think they'll find it cool," the firm's security expert Ajay …

Sony Has A New Crowdfunding Website For Employee Projects

<i>This story originally appeared on Engadget.com.</i><p>Last year, Sony revealed a business program that encouraged employees to develop the most innovative ideas they can think of in an effort to find new hits. Now, the company has launched a crowdfunding and e-commerce platform called “First Flight” for …