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Why Business Can't Risk Ignoring Crazy Technologies
Innovation

Why Business Can't Risk Ignoring Crazy Technologies

Revolutionary technology is often introduced doing something so frivolous we overlook its potential.
Duane Forrester
If Fashion Is Your Thing, This Smartwatch Could Be For You
Wearable Tech

If Fashion Is Your Thing, This Smartwatch Could Be For You

Meta Watch starts shipments of its 'META M1' line of smartwatches.
Jason Fell
Seeing the Future of Wearables in the Workplace
Next Big Thing

Seeing the Future of Wearables in the Workplace

For HR, the promise of wearable technology offers huge possibilities, particularly for recruiting and hiring.
Danielle Weinblatt
Today's Wearables Suck and Why Tomorrow's Won't
Next Big Thing

Today's Wearables Suck and Why Tomorrow's Won't

Despite challenges, wearables are starting to gain traction. But when will they have mainstream appeal?
Eddy Lee
Apple, Samsung and LG: Smartwatch Showdown Set for Early September
Smartwatches

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.
Geoff Weiss
A Smart Helmet That Gives Riders Eyes in the Backs of Their Heads
Far Out Tech

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.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
50 Cent Betting Heart-Monitoring Headphones Will Be a Hit
Wearable Tech

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.
Geoff Weiss
Using Wearable Devices to Help Promote Employee Wellness
Wearable Tech

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.
Lisa Evans
These Motorized 'Rocket Skates' Are For Real
Far Out Tech

These Motorized 'Rocket Skates' Are For Real

Hoverboards? Jetpacks? Self-driving cars? So yesterday. Meet the motorized roller skate.
Jason Fell
3 Unusual Ways Smart Tech Meets Fashion
Far Out Tech

3 Unusual Ways Smart Tech Meets Fashion

At the convergence of fashion and tech there are many interesting and bizarre applications of wearable technology.
Jason Fell
Watch Out: Smartwatches May Go Mainstream This Holiday Season
Wearable Tech

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.
Emily Price
A Device to Help You Sleep Better Raises Almost $500K in Two Days on Kickstarter
Kickstarter

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.
Catherine Clifford
Why Wearable Tech Isn't the Next Big Thing -- Yet
Wearable Tech

Why Wearable Tech Isn't the Next Big Thing -- Yet

Technology execs gather to discuss the challenges and opportunities of this growing industry.
Jason Fell
Here Is Apple's Early 'iWatch' Patent Filing Sketch
Smartwatches

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.
Jason Fell