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The Future of the Internet of Things Will Be 'Notification Hell' Before It Gets Better
Internet of Things

The Future of the Internet of Things Will Be 'Notification Hell' Before It Gets Better

By 2025, the connectivity of our physical world to the Internet could be worth more than $11 trillion per year, according to a new report. To get there, the industry will need to evolve.
Catherine Clifford
Designing Wearables for People Who Don't Like Wearables
Wearable Tech

Designing Wearables for People Who Don't Like Wearables

Kegan Schouwenburg, the co-founder of a 3-D printed orthotic insoles startup, envisions a future where wearable tech is seamlessly integrated into what we're already wearing.
Laura Entis
This Is What It's Like to Strap a Microsoft HoloLens on Your Face (VIDEO)
Far Out Tech

This Is What It's Like to Strap a Microsoft HoloLens on Your Face (VIDEO)

Microsoft has released a new video showing doctors and med students manipulating holographic 'cadavers' through the augmented reality headset.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Doppler Labs, the Earbud Maker That Wants to Change the Way You Hear, Raises $17 Million
Funding

Doppler Labs, the Earbud Maker That Wants to Change the Way You Hear, Raises $17 Million

The wearable tech company also recently completed a successful Kickstarter campaign.
Nina Zipkin
Could the Wu-Tang Clan Bring Back RadioShack?
RadioShack

Could the Wu-Tang Clan Bring Back RadioShack?

A new partnership brings hip-hop to the ailing 94-year old brand.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
FitBit Raises IPO Price Range to $19 Per Share
IPO

FitBit Raises IPO Price Range to $19 Per Share

The wearable fitness tech company is expected to IPO today.
4 Ways Wearable Tech Can Make Managers More Effective
Wearable Tech

4 Ways Wearable Tech Can Make Managers More Effective

Wearables give companies data useful for everything from improving employee health to getting the right tools to the people who need them.
Heather R. Huhman
LG Watch Urbane Review: Is This the Best Android Wear Device?
Smartwatches

LG Watch Urbane Review: Is This the Best Android Wear Device?

One company that's been entrenched in the smartwatch race has been LG, which has already released a trio of them.
Here's When the Apple Watch Will Hit Retail Stores
Apple Watch

Here's When the Apple Watch Will Hit Retail Stores

Be prepared. The date is set.
These New Earbuds Let You Adjust the Volume of Everything Around You
Wearable Tech

These New Earbuds Let You Adjust the Volume of Everything Around You

Doppler Labs' new invention can help you turn down the volume of a concert in real time.
Nina Zipkin
Apple Watch Apps Are a Disaster
Apple Watch

Apple Watch Apps Are a Disaster

I rarely, if ever, use any of the apps on my Apple Watch, and that's supposed to be one of the highlight experiences.
Old Dog, New Pics: This New Nikon Camera Case Let's Your Pup Snap Photos
Dogs

Old Dog, New Pics: This New Nikon Camera Case Let's Your Pup Snap Photos

Pho-dog-raphy is nothing to bark at, humans. It packs all the feels.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google's Projects Jacquard and Soli Make Fabric That's Interactive
Far Out Tech

Google's Projects Jacquard and Soli Make Fabric That's Interactive

Google's new Advanced Technology and Projects group efforts aim to make wearables that are kind of like touch screens.
This Is What It's Like to Wear a Pebble Time Smartwatch
Pebble

This Is What It's Like to Wear a Pebble Time Smartwatch

A hands-on review of Pebble's newest watch reveals what could be a deal-breaker for some buyers.
Jason Fell