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Google Reportedly Eyeing 'Strategic Investment' in Struggling Wearables Pioneer Jawbone
Wearable Tech

Google Reportedly Eyeing 'Strategic Investment' in Struggling Wearables Pioneer Jawbone

Google may be vying for a slice of the fitness wearables pie.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Is the Key to an $80 Billion Wearables Market
Wearable Tech

This Is the Key to an $80 Billion Wearables Market

Connected gadgets that are indistinguishable from their disconnected peers will fuel the growth of wearable technology.
Pebble Is Launching a New Smartwatch Today on Kickstarter
Pebble

Pebble Is Launching a New Smartwatch Today on Kickstarter

The company also is unveiling a completely refreshed operating system across its devices.
Jason Fell
5 New, Affordable Smartwatches Battle for Your Wrist
Smartwatches

5 New, Affordable Smartwatches Battle for Your Wrist

We'll see a number of new smartwatches this year at more affordable prices. Here's a look at some of our favorites.
Emily Price
Meet the Wearable That Could Save Your Life If You're Being Attacked
Wearable Tech

Meet the Wearable That Could Save Your Life If You're Being Attacked

The Mace Wear Pod is a personal security tracker that can get victims help and collect evidence in the event of an assault.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apple to Suppliers: Make Us 5 Million Watches
Apple Watch

Apple to Suppliers: Make Us 5 Million Watches

The tech giant is gearing up for the launch of the Apple Watch.
Next Plan for Google Glass? Start Over.
Google Glass

Next Plan for Google Glass? Start Over.

Google's next gen face computer reportedly won't relaunch until it's perfect.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Startup Wants to Control Your Brain With an App
Far Out Tech

This Startup Wants to Control Your Brain With an App

Wearable tech that can alter your mood is a thing now, apparently.
Clay Dillow
Smart Jewelry Startup Ringly Cinches $5.1 Million in New Funding
Funding

Smart Jewelry Startup Ringly Cinches $5.1 Million in New Funding

Andreessen Horowitz led the Series A round for Ringly, which makes rings that discretely flash and vibrate to signify smartphone notifications.
Geoff Weiss
Chewing: The Energy Source of the Future
Technology

Chewing: The Energy Source of the Future

Researchers say chewing can produce the electricity needed to power devices like hearing aids.
BlackBerry Is Gearing Up to Enter the Sizzling Smartwatch Scene
Smartwatches

BlackBerry Is Gearing Up to Enter the Sizzling Smartwatch Scene

The struggling smartphone pioneer wants in on Android Wear-ers' wrists. It's about time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A 'Smart' Belt Automatically Adjusts to Keep Your Pants Up
Far Out Tech

A 'Smart' Belt Automatically Adjusts to Keep Your Pants Up

More than just a belt, Belty keeps your pants at the optimal comfort level and serves as a fitness tracker.
Emily Price
9 New Fitness Gadgets to Help You Get Into Shape This Year
Wearable Tech

9 New Fitness Gadgets to Help You Get Into Shape This Year

From a watch that tracks your mood to a belt that tracks your steps, here are some of the most fitness-focused innovations spotted at this year's Consumer Electronics Show.
Emily Price