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LG Unveils Wristbands That Let You Track Your Kids
Wearable Tech

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.
Laura Entis
The 10 Most Funded Kickstarter Campaigns Ever
Crowdfunding

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.
Nina Zipkin
From Android to Wearables to a New Auto Interface, What You Need to Know From Google's I/O Conference
Google

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.
Benjamin Kabin
Apple Looking to Jump Head First Into Wearables with Multi-Sensor Smartwatch
Wearable Tech

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.
Benjamin Kabin
The Daily Show Hilariously Slays 'Glass Holes'
Wearable Tech

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.
Jason Fell
This Company Wants You to Wear Your SIM Card
Far Out Tech

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.
Nina Zipkin
Meet Ringly, Where Wearble Tech Meets High-Fashion Bling
Wearable Tech

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.
Emily Price
Google Glass Gets a High-Fashion Makeover, Still Looks Geeky
Google Glass

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.
Laura Entis
Google: In a Few Years, Ads Will Show Up on Refrigerators, Thermostats and Glasses
Internet of Things

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.
Catherine Clifford
'Very Foolish People' Will Buy Google Glass at $1,500
Google Glass

'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.
Laura Entis
Check It Out: A Closer Look at LG's Android-Powered Smartwatch
Smartwatches

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.
Jason Fell
What Is Keeping Wearable Tech From Being Fashionable?
Wearable Tech

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.
Robert Rueckert
How Wearable Tech Could Save Your Life
Wearable Tech

How Wearable Tech Could Save Your Life

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
Facebook

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.
Nina Zipkin