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New Software Kit Tells a Lot About the Apple Watch
Apple Watch

New Software Kit Tells a Lot About the Apple Watch

In addition to a developer's kit, Apple released a set of public documents that reveal a lot about how the new device works.
Karma Allen
This Startup Wants to Turn Your Rolex Into a Smartwatch
Wearable Tech

This Startup Wants to Turn Your Rolex Into a Smartwatch

Dying to get text and email notifications on your luxury watch? One new company thinks it has the solution.
Jason Fell
Intel's Upscale Bracelet Has Google Alerts, AT&T Data Plan
Wearable Tech

Intel's Upscale Bracelet Has Google Alerts, AT&T Data Plan

Aimed at fashion-conscious women, the bracelets represent an attempt to stand out in a growing field of often-clunky smartwatches.
Move Over DNA, Your Wearable Data Could Soon Be Used in the Courtroom
Legal Center

Move Over DNA, Your Wearable Data Could Soon Be Used in the Courtroom

A Canadian personal injury case making use of a plaintiff's Fitbit data could set a global precedent.
Nina Zipkin
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The Future of Google Glass Is Looking a Little Cloudy
Wearable Tech

The Future of Google Glass Is Looking a Little Cloudy

Many developers and early Glass users are losing interest in the much-hyped, $1,500 test version of the product.
U.S. FTC Asking Apple About Health Data Protection
Privacy concerns

U.S. FTC Asking Apple About Health Data Protection

The commission is seeking assurances from Apple that it will prevent people's private health data from being used without their consent.
Where to Stash That Cryptocash? This Man Put It Under His Skin.
Far Out Tech

Where to Stash That Cryptocash? This Man Put It Under His Skin.

Martijn Wismeijer keeps his Bitcoin handy -- right between his thumb and index finger.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Gold? Silver? Pffft. This Necklace Is Pure Illumination.
Next Big Thing

Gold? Silver? Pffft. This Necklace Is Pure Illumination.

This high-tech necklace is made out of light and morphs with your every move. You have to see it to believe it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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Jawbone Launches New Wearable Fitness Trackers
Wearable Tech

Jawbone Launches New Wearable Fitness Trackers

The new devices can track details of workouts, hours slept and heart rate.
Apple Watch Launch Said to Be Delayed Until Spring
Apple Watch

Apple Watch Launch Said to Be Delayed Until Spring

The hold-up could cause ripple effects for the smartwatch industry.
Meet Microsoft Band, the $199 Fitness Tracker That Also Works With iOS and Android
Wearable Tech

Meet Microsoft Band, the $199 Fitness Tracker That Also Works With iOS and Android

Here's a look at the tech company's first major wearable fitness device.
Dave Smith
Will the Workplace Lead Wearable Technology Adoption?
Wearable Tech

Will the Workplace Lead Wearable Technology Adoption?

Experts say adoption of wearables at work will outpace it at home thanks to improved safety, productivity, and collaboration.
This Mighty Exoskeleton Can Give You Superhuman Strength (Sort Of)
Far Out Tech

This Mighty Exoskeleton Can Give You Superhuman Strength (Sort Of)

Anyone who wears this rugged exosuit will be able to lift heavy tools and objects like they're feathers.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Kim Kardashian Apparently Wants to Buy BlackBerry, and Thinks Twitter Is the New Google
Celebrities

Kim Kardashian Apparently Wants to Buy BlackBerry, and Thinks Twitter Is the New Google

The reality star professed her love for the BlackBerry Bold and her disdain for wearable tech. 'It's just not for me,' she says.
Geoff Weiss