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 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:15:00 GMT Apple, Samsung and LG: Smartwatch Showdown Set for Early September Samsung and LG have announced new smartwatch launches on the heels of reports that Apple will unveil a long-awaited wearable on September 9. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236932 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236932 Geoff Weiss A Smart Helmet That Gives Riders Eyes in the Backs of Their Heads Heads up, riders. This Android-powered skull protector is driving motorcycle safety into the digital age. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236796 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236796 Kim Lachance Shandrow 50 Cent Betting Heart-Monitoring Headphones Will Be a Hit The rapper's headphone company, SMS Audio, is entering the white-hot wearables space alongside famed chip maker Intel. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:46:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236571 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236571 Geoff Weiss Using Wearable Devices to Help Promote Employee Wellness Wearable technology allows you to ensure employees are keeping active and sleeping well and may be the key to worker productivity. Sun, 10 Aug 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236370 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236370 Lisa Evans These Motorized 'Rocket Skates' Are For Real Hoverboards? Jetpacks? Self-driving cars? So yesterday. Meet the motorized roller skate. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:44:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236291 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236291 Jason Fell 3 Unusual Ways Smart Tech Meets Fashion At the convergence of fashion and tech there are many interesting and bizarre applications of wearable technology. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236274 Jason Fell Watch Out: Smartwatches May Go Mainstream This Holiday Season As software gets smarter and Apple enters the race, smartwatches may finally hit the mainstream later this year. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236011 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236011 Emily Price A Device to Help You Sleep Better Raises Almost $500K in Two Days on Kickstarter James Proud, a former Thiel Fellow, has come up with a sleep-tracking system that is getting lots of love from the crowd. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235933 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235933 Catherine Clifford 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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