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Wearable tech revenue to hit $19B by 2018

We'll all be buying and flaunting a lot more wearable tech soon enough, spurring that revenue figure up from the $1.4 billion forecast for this year.<p>The wearable technology market is set to expand rapidly in the next several years, according to new data from Juniper Research.<p>The research firm on …

Putting the HER in Hero: why we need more tech superwomen

Did a brilliant woman inspire your career choice? If we want more females in tech and science we need more female role models to show them they can do it<p>How many 12-year-olds do you know who have any idea about their future? When I asked Lila, my niece, what she wanted to be when she grew up she …

Are Automobiles Becoming Our Newest Tech Toys?

Who would you rather have build your self-driving car: General Motors or Google? The answer for many of us, according to a recent study, is Google. Self-driving cars are the next big challenge for automakers, but the challenge may not be in the designs. It may be in public perception. As the …

IBM CEO: My Five Favorite Ways To Predict The Future Of The Tech Industry

As the ninth CEO of IBM that's the thing that keeps Rometty up at night, she told attendees of the Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit on Wednesday, in Washington, D.C.<p>The answer: IBM is willing to change "everything we do" and to invest in the new technologies that will usher in "a new era of …

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5 Tech Tools For Pet Lovers

Remember the robot that walks a bunch of dogs in the movie <i>I, Robot</i>? How awesome would that be—for both the owner and the dogs? I mean, we do have iOS apps for animals now, but Hollywood has trained me to expect more.<p>Just because dog-walking robots don’t yet exist, there’s no reason pets should be …

Industry To Watch In 2014: Healthcare Tech

Healthcare is miles behind the curve when it comes to technological innovation, an industry that historically has not been easy to innovate for. This month’s implementation of Obamacare, however, is just one of several macro trends in the space that could well create “the perfect storm” for …

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Get Moving As The Nike+ Fuelband SE Is Unveiled

Nike has announced its latest fitness-oriented wristband, the Nike+ Fuelband SE. The second-generation wearable looks a lot like the previous …

The Nike+ Move App Will Launch On Nov. 6

Nike has been busy lately. Along with introducing the FuelBand SE fitness tracker, the company is also expanding its app arsenal. First up, the …

Send Money To Your Friends Via Email With Square Cash

Square has recently launched a brand new service that may become a strong PayPal competitor. Square Cash allows you to send real money to people over …

Consumer Reports Rates Motorola's Droid Higher Than Apple's New iPhones

Consumer Reports is out with their ratings for the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. This year the organization has given the latest devices high marks.. …

Top iPhone apps gone free

Only here can you find the latest and best iPhone apps gone free today. Our proprietary appPicker Minestore™ algorithm finds you the best free iPhone …