Wearable Tech http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/wearable-tech The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Wearable Tech en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:45:00 GMT Why Wearable Tech Isn't the Next Big Thing -- Yet Technology execs gather to discuss the challenges and opportunities of this growing industry. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235882 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235882 Jason Fell Technology execs gather to discuss the challenges and opportunities of this growing industry. Here Is Apple's Early 'iWatch' Patent Filing Sketch In this drawing, Apple's image for a smartwatch looks similar to other devices that are already out. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:32:21 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235846 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235846 Jason Fell In this drawing, Apple's image for a smartwatch looks similar to other devices that are already out. Before You Prototype a Tech Product, Ask These 5 Questions The impulse may be to rush to market, but taking the time to understand your potential customers will go a long way. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235769 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235769 Sam Gaddis The impulse may be to rush to market, but taking the time to understand your potential customers will go a long way. This Faceless Watch Has Raised $400,000 on Indiegogo The Ritot team set out to raise $50,000 through crowdfunding and has earned it almost eight times over. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235793 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235793 Catherine Clifford The Ritot team set out to raise $50,000 through crowdfunding and has earned it almost eight times over. Novartis, Google to Develop Contact Lenses to Monitor Blood Sugar Finger-prick glucose tests could soon be a pain of the past. The two mega companies have joined forces to make biosensor-packed smart lenses a reality for diabetes patients. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235657 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235657 Kim Lachance Shandrow Finger-prick glucose tests could soon be a pain of the past. The two mega companies have joined forces to make biosensor-packed smart lenses a reality for diabetes patients. This Hair Accessory Can Act Like a Panic Button A high-tech hair clip promises personal security. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234972 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234972 Lambeth Hochwald A high-tech hair clip promises personal security. LG Unveils Wristbands That Let You Track Your Kids The GPS and Wi-Fi equipped wristbands are intended for pre-school and primary-school aged children. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235480 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235480 Laura Entis The GPS and Wi-Fi equipped wristbands are intended for pre-school and primary-school aged children. The 10 Most Funded Kickstarter Campaigns Ever A look at the 10 ventures that have raised the most money on the popular crowdfunding website to date. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235313 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235313 Nina Zipkin A look at the 10 ventures that have raised the most money on the popular crowdfunding website to date. From Android to Wearables to a New Auto Interface, What You Need to Know From Google's I/O Conference There were a slew of new announcement at the tech giant's annual event. Here's a quick rundown. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235180 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235180 Benjamin Kabin There were a slew of new announcement at the tech giant's annual event. Here's a quick rundown. Apple Looking to Jump Head First Into Wearables with Multi-Sensor Smartwatch Apple's first wearable tech offering will have more than 10 sensors and be designed to work on its own or paired with other Apple devices. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235048 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235048 Benjamin Kabin Apple's first wearable tech offering will have more than 10 sensors and be designed to work on its own or paired with other Apple devices. The Daily Show Hilariously Slays 'Glass Holes' In a segment on Jon Stewart's popular show, people who wear Google Glass are made to look like, well, idiots. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:53:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234819 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234819 Jason Fell In a segment on Jon Stewart's popular show, people who wear Google Glass are made to look like, well, idiots. This Company Wants You to Wear Your SIM Card Japanese mobile-carrier DOCOMO unveils its Portable SIM prototype, a wireless-technology device that could make waves in the world of wearables. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234765 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234765 Nina Zipkin Japanese mobile-carrier DOCOMO unveils its Portable SIM prototype, a wireless-technology device that could make waves in the world of wearables. Meet Ringly, Where Wearble Tech Meets High-Fashion Bling Ringly connects to your iOS or Android phone and can send alerts to you for everything from meetings to Uber. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234631 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234631 Emily Price Ringly connects to your iOS or Android phone and can send alerts to you for everything from meetings to Uber. Google Glass Gets a High-Fashion Makeover, Still Looks Geeky The tech company unveiled a range of headsets created in collaboration with fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, which will go on sale June 23. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234480 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234480 Laura Entis The tech company unveiled a range of headsets created in collaboration with fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, which will go on sale June 23. Google: In a Few Years, Ads Will Show Up on Refrigerators, Thermostats and Glasses As more aspects of our lives become connected to the Internet, the tech giant Google says that the definition of what is considered a 'mobile' ad is going to evolve. Wed, 21 May 2014 15:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234122 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234122 Catherine Clifford As more aspects of our lives become connected to the Internet, the tech giant Google says that the definition of what is considered a 'mobile' ad is going to evolve. 'Very Foolish People' Will Buy Google Glass at $1,500 Google has made its much-hyped gadget available to anyone in the U.S., but one tech analyst says buying it now is unwise. Wed, 14 May 2014 19:24:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233914 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233914 Laura Entis Google has made its much-hyped gadget available to anyone in the U.S., but one tech analyst says buying it now is unwise. Check It Out: A Closer Look at LG's Android-Powered Smartwatch Powered by Android Wear, LG releases a first-look video for its forthcoming watch. Mon, 12 May 2014 14:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233789 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233789 Jason Fell Powered by Android Wear, LG releases a first-look video for its forthcoming watch. What Is Keeping Wearable Tech From Being Fashionable? Four areas will drive the market far beyond where it is today and make a significant contribution to the quality of people's lives. Fri, 02 May 2014 18:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233587 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233587 Robert Rueckert Four areas will drive the market far beyond where it is today and make a significant contribution to the quality of people's lives. How Wearable Tech Could Save Your Life Some entrepreneurs are building wearable devices designed to keep you from danger. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 19:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233498 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233498 Anmar Frangoul Some entrepreneurs are building wearable devices designed to keep you from danger. Facebook Buys Popular Fitness-Tracker App So It Can Know Even More About You With its acquisition of Moves, the social network is getting into the fitness-tracking game alongside Fitbit and Nike. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 18:33:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233437 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233437 Nina Zipkin With its acquisition of Moves, the social network is getting into the fitness-tracking game alongside Fitbit and Nike.