Wearable Tech

Relax, sleep and workout better in 2018, with these new apps and devices

It’s almost February already, so how’s that New Year’s resolution coming along?<p>If you’re human, you might’ve fallen off the bandwagon already – especially if your goal this year was to lose weight, get fit, be less stressed, or sleep more.<p>Why does bacon have to taste so good? Who wants to walk or …

Apps

The Apple Watch Series 4 Could Save Your Life

The Apple Watch Series 3, which features LTE capabilities, just came out in September and has received unanimously great reviews. <i>Expert Reviews</i> gave …

Smartwatches

Apple Watch Series 3 Vs. Series 1: Which Is Best For You?

The Apple Watch Series 3 was released a few months ago, but some customers might prefer to buy the Series 1 instead.<p>Apple has discontinued its sales …

Smartwatches

Fitbit Ionic Review: Solid First Outing Highlighted By Superb Battery Life

When fitness tracker maker Fitbit purchased Pebble — one of its main rivals and a smartwatch pioneer — in December of 2016, it gave away the San Francisco company’s plans to introduce its own smartwatch.<p>Less than a year later we have just that in the Ionic — Fitbit’s most ambitious (and expensive) …

Consumer Tech

Shell wants to turn smartwatches into smartphones on a wing (or two)

The current state of wearable technology has settled its users into three camps: Apple Watch, fitness trackers and why would you even? Anything else …

Technology

You can now work out on your Xbox thanks to Fitbit Coach for Xbox and PC

To turn a chore into a treat, turn it into a game. That’s precisely what Fitbit and Xbox are doing for exercise, hoping to motivate more folks to get …

Microsoft

Awesome Apple Watch tricks to get the most out of your wearable

The Apple Watch truly became a useful device with the release of the Series 3. LTE connectivity, more accurate heart rate monitoring, and faster hardware make the Apple Watch a joy to use.<p>With all of the features and functions Apple advertises, there’s still plenty of hidden tips and tricks for …

Smartwatches

Best smartwatches for Android you can buy [January 2018]

With new hardware and software options that continue to get better and better, there’s no time like the present to buy a smartwatch. While iOS users are pretty limited in what they <i>could</i> buy, Android users have too many choices to count. Not sure where to start looking? Let’s go over some of the …

Consumer Tech

The Best Fitness Tracker for Under $100

<i>Be sure to visit IGN Tech for all the latest comprehensive hands-on reviews and best-of roundups. Note that if you click on one of these links to buy</i> …

Consumer Tech

Ivanka Trump was just spotted wearing these $200 workout leggings

With the start of the new year, it looks like we are not the only one with fitness goals in mind!<p>Ivanka Trump was spotted on Thursday leaving an early morning workout in Washington D.C. The first daughter effortlessly rocked dusty pink workout leggings detailed with metallic silver roses. The …

Clothing

How to Use Apple Pay Cash

Send and receive money within iMessage on your iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Banking

The Best High-Tech Gear for Runners from CES 2018

Your runs are about to get a high-tech upgrade.<p>We spent days walking the floor of the world’s largest consumer electronics show (CES) in Las Vegas to find the best high-tech gear for runners. From connected cardio machines to smarter-than-ever watches, check out our top picks for 2018.

Headphones

New Android Wear update wants to make it easier to read your notifications

Smaller, iterative Android Wear 2.0 updates seem to be commonplace now and the latest upgrade wants to make it easier to read your …

Consumer Tech

SKAGEN Falster Smartwatch Pairs Modern Style With Android Wear 2.0

With an extremely limited amount of time to walk the floors of the Consumer Electronic Show this year, we had to rely on a hurried pace, quick note …

Consumer Tech

Win an Apple Watch Band From Casetify

For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with Casetify to offer <i>MacRumors</i> readers a chance to win one of the site's Apple Watch bands.<p>Casetify offers a wide range of Apple Watch bands, from high-quality steel mesh and leather to some that are customizable with your own design. All Casetify Apple …

Smartwatches

iOS Fitness Apps: 7 Best Apple Watch apps to help you reach your fitness goals

Here're top seven Apple Watch iOS apps that will motivate you to improve fitness and lead a healthier life.<p>We are already three weeks into 2018 and …

Smartwatches

Fitbit Ionic is a great smartwatch for this new dad

Half a year back, my daughter suddenly stopped sleeping through the night, meaning that my wife and I stopped sleeping as well. No fancy bedroom gadget, or anything else, has alleviated the terrible fog that clouds our brains after an average of four hours' sleep. But there is one device that I've …

Fitbit Ionic

Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of watchOS 4.2.2 to Developers

Apple today seeded the fifth beta of an upcoming watchOS 4.2.2 update to developers, 10 days after seeding the fourth beta and more than a month after releasing watchOS 4.2, an update that introduced support for Apple Pay Cash.<p>Once the proper configuration profile has been installed from the Apple …

iOS

Apple's 2017 Year in Review and Ultimate Wishlist for 2018

Another year has come and gone, and 2017 was a pretty good year for Apple. In addition to opening its new campus—Apple Park—they also refreshed their …

iOS

Fitbit’s Aria 2 Wi-Fi Smart Scale gets first discount to $112 shipped

Amazon offers the Fitbit Aria 2 Wi-Fi Smart Scale for <b>$111.99 shipped</b> in both colors. Regularly $130 at nearly every retailer including Best Buy, this is the first discount that we’ve seen and an Amazon all-time low. Rated 3.5/5 stars.<p>Fitbit Aria 2 features:<p>Measures weight, body fat percentage, lean …

Wi-Fi

Skagen Falster smartwatch now available to buy

The new Skagen Falster smartwatches were the most exciting Android Wear devices to hit CES 2018 earlier this month. The clean, simple design and …

Android News

Tag Heuer Connected Modular 41 Smartwatch

Meet the smartwatch that fits smaller wrists with the Tag Heuer Connected Modular 41 Smartwatch. Featuring a 41-millimeter diameter, Tag Heuer …

TAG Heuer

5 gadgets that can replace your landline

To give landlines their due, they had a good run–from the invention of the telephone back in the 1800s to the present day, they've been responsible …

Google Home

Consumer - Top Gainers / Losers as of 12:00 pm (1/19/2018)

<b>Gainers:</b> FORD +164%. NBEV +9%. FOSL +7%. VOXX +5%.<p><b>Losers:</b> DFBG -11%. ICON -7%.<p><b>See all stocks on the move »</b><p>Now read: <b>The Fitbit Ionic We Bought Tells</b> …

Business

Hybrid smartwatches shipments expected to soar by 460%

Slower growth for digital display smartwatches has caused several manufacturers to leave the space.<p>Hybrid smartwatches will make up over 50% of the …

Consumer Tech

The best running tech of 2017: From wearables to earphones, here are the sports gadgets that will get you race day ready

Are you marathon ready? How are your glutes? Firm and rippling? <i>Should they be rippling?</i> Oh my god somebody Google "rippling glutes" right now and …

Consumer Tech

Android Wear 2.8 update includes new system-wide dark theme

• The update was first spotted by some Huawei Watch 2 and Huawei Watch owners earlier today.<br>• Google is replacing the dark grey theme with an all-black theme.<br>• The new theme may be restricted to watches that have an AMOLED display.<p>Android Wear may not be getting a ton of love from Google in terms of …

Huawei Watch

Fitbit Ionic Review – A Smartwatch Geared Towards Your Fitness

Fitness has become a huge seller in recent years. A quick glimpse at your Instagram feed and every third person out there is trying to make a living …

Consumer Tech

Garmin Vivomove Premium Activity Tracker with leather band drops to $70 (Reg. $200)

BuyDig’s official eBay storefront offers the Garmin Vivomove Premium Activity Tracker in gold with leather band for <b>$69.99 shipped</b>. That’s good for 65% off the going rate at Amazon, beats the all-time low there by $130 and is the best offer available. It is also $10 less than our previous mention. …

Gear & Gadgets

Android Wear vs. Samsung Gear: Which smartwatch should you buy?

If your phone runs Android, and you’re interested in buying a smartwatch, your journey begins with answering a single fundamental question: Samsung Gear or Android Wear? Sure, there are other smartwatch platforms that work with Android phones, but Gear (perhaps best represented by the Gear S3) and …

Consumer Tech