Wearable Tech

Huawei Watch 2 Coming With 4G And Sporty New Look

The Huawei Watch 2 looks like being the next heavy-hitter to break out from Google’s Android Wear smartwatch stable. The wearable has been pictured online courtesy of serial leaker Evan Blass over on VentureBeat.<p>The smartwatch sequel, which will undoubtedly come packing the updated Android Wear 2.0 …

Technology

Watchface Friday: Here are six of this week’s best watchfaces

Welcome back to another issue of Watchface Friday! Every Friday, we highlighting a selection of our favorite watchfaces for the Gear S3 classic and …

Consumer Tech

Smartwatch showdown: best timepieces for your wrist

Since I first started reviewing smartwatches three years ago, I’ve been pretty underwhelmed. Most are expensive, typically $200 or more. They’ve kept you tethered to your smartphone rather than freeing you from it. Battery life blows — with some models running less than a full day on a single …

Consumer Tech

7 Apple Patents That May Give Insight As To What We Can Look Forward to

The Apple Watch 2 is hot right now, and even though it’s much better than the original model, it’s still far from perfect. However, the Apple Watch 3 …

Smartwatches

Fitbit defends step goal after experts criticise 10,000 a day target as meaningless

Fitbit has defended its 10,000 steps a day goal after scientists said there was no evidence for the target.<p>The world’s biggest maker of fitness trackers puts a 10,000 step goal as the default on every fitness tracker it sells, a figure that was criticised this week for having little evidence to …

Consumer Tech

The best in-car GPS device you can buy

In a world where app-enabled smartphones have seemingly limitless capabilities, one must ask whether the once-innovative GPS device has lost its …

Consumer Tech

Joule Transforms Earrings Into Fitness-Tracking Wearables

Ontario, Canada-based BioSensive Technologies Inc. is set to begin shipping Joule, its new earring back fitness wearable.The bite-sized wearable …

Consumer Tech

How to Block Notifications from Specific Apps on Android Wear

Android Wear is a useful tool to have—notifications on your wrist are a brilliant thing. But it can also be incredibly distracting, especially if the …

Apps

Best GPS Trackers for Kids: Tracking Watches for Children Now Available Under $110

“Technology to Wear” is the stage where most developments are happening these days. With excellent functionality, usage simplicity and elegance, the</b> …

Consumer Tech

Video cameras could soon determine your heart rate from across the room

Why it matters to you<p>New heart rate software could make sports broadcasts more interesting, liven up action cam footage, or even prevent drivers from …

Consumer Tech

O2 Fitness to offer free weekend of fitness

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – O2 Fitness Clubs will offer a free weekend of fitness February 24-26 to celebrate and promote Lowcountry heart health …

South Carolina Lowcountry

Nomad Stand for Apple Watch in Silver - Cult of Mac Watch Store

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Smartwatches

Withings Steel HR review: The subtle smartwatch

A sleek and subtle smartwatch for those who don't want a computer on their wrist.<p>When it comes to computerised wristwear there are two options. One …

Consumer Tech

Moov app gets an overhaul ahead of heart rate-tracking headband release

Moov has just issued version 4 of its Moov Coach fitness app to all iOS users and Android beta users. The update brings a major design overhaul and …

Consumer Tech

World’s First Braille Smartwatch Lets Blind People Feel Messages on Screen

The Dot displays information using 4 active dynamic Braille cells, and its users can select the speed at which the characters update. The Dot …

Consumer Tech

Benefits of Using a Heart Rate Monitor for Training!

Training with a heart rate monitor is beneficial for many reasons, and using this device can make a substantial impact on the development of your …

Consumer Tech

LG Watch Style vs. Samsung Gear S2

The new LG Watch Style may be sporting the latest version of the Android Wear operating system, but it has much in common with some of the leading …

Consumer Tech

This is the Huawei Watch 2 and it’s packing power

Huawei hasn’t officially taken the wraps of its latest Android Wear smartwatch and yet it’s leaked in super clear pictures with details - and it’s …

Gear & Gadgets

AI may kickstart the declining smartwatch market in India in 2017: report

Microsoft’s Satya Nadella and Elon Musk of Tesla may disagree on the power of artificial intelligence, but the emerging technology is fast gaining …

Consumer Tech

The New Platysens Marlin - Order Yours Today

If you came to the Tri Show London last weekend you would have seen a very special new swimming tool on the Swim Smooth stand called "The …

Mobile Technology

Garmin tracker data exposes marathon cheat

A Huffington Post and Buzzfeed food blogger has been disqualified from the Fort Lauderdale Half Marathon after data from her fitness tracker was used …

Marathons

This post is brought to you by the slowing of my breath

How the Spire tracker turns out to be a good tool for overcoming writer’s block<p>The reason I am writing this paragraph is that I just spent 55 seconds …

Meditation

How Many Steps A Day Should You Be Taking?

Are you reading this on your phone right now?<br>If you are you've probably seen that your phone has the ability to track quite a lot. If you're on an …

Consumer Tech

It’s time to put the fitness trackers down – Silicon Valley is exploiting our fear of ageing

Another week, another modern myth has been demolished. In pursuit of the holy grail of longevity, millions of disciples have taken to – not prayer, …

Silicon Valley

Vuzix and Toshiba comes together for the development of customized smart glasses device

Vuzix Corporation (VUZI +8.3%) signed an agreement to build a customized pair of smart glasses, for Toshiba Client Solutions Co. Ltd., a wholly owned …

Innovation

Will Artificial Intelligence Save The "Stagnant Wearables Market"?

Founding Editor in Chief at FashNerd.com | editor@fashnerd.com<p>Founding editor & WearableTechStylist of FashNerd.com. Over 10 years’ experience in …

Artificial Intelligence

Michael Kors, Coach in second round of Kate Spade auction: sources | Reuters

By Lauren Hirsch and Greg Roumeliotis<p>Michael Kors Holding Inc (KORS.N) and Coach Inc (COH.N) are among the companies that have made it through to the …

Michael Kors

Best ways to protect the Apple Watch while working out

Here's how to keep your Apple Watch nice and shiny — even when you're sweaty and gross.<p>In my years playing roller derby with my Apple Watch, I've …

Consumer Tech

Sporty Huawei Watch 2 shows up in three colors, no rotating crown, and possibly, no NFC in tow

Like all 1.x-based Android Wear devices, the OG Huawei Watch is in dire need of a robust hardware upgrade. But one thing very few early smartwatch …

Technology

Oscar Nominees Will Receive a Vagina Fitness Tracker

Every year, Oscar nominees receive the Everyone Wins Nominee Gift Bag, an assortment of extravagant, brand-sponsored gifts ranging from vacation …

Natalie Portman