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Would You Work Out Harder If You Got Paid in Bitcoin?
SXSW

Would You Work Out Harder If You Got Paid in Bitcoin?

Austin-based startup Chaotic Moon Studios is showing off an iOS app at SXSW that pays people to exercise. The more users work out with FitCoin, the more cryptocash they stash.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What You Missed (So Far) at SXSW: Flying Cars, Bacon Bourbon Cocktails
SXSW

What You Missed (So Far) at SXSW: Flying Cars, Bacon Bourbon Cocktails

We round up the crazy, the intriguing and everything that made us smile.
Linda Lacina
Most Americans Say They're Not Interested in Buying an Apple Watch
Apple Watch

Most Americans Say They're Not Interested in Buying an Apple Watch

A Reuters/Ipsos poll indicates that the new smartwatch not on shopping list for 69 percent of people in the U.S.
SXSW: Introducing Smart Textiles -- Designers Predict Wearables' Next Phase
SXSW

SXSW: Introducing Smart Textiles -- Designers Predict Wearables' Next Phase

Before their SXSW panel on the future of wearables, we talked to two wearables experts on how fashion and wearable technology are merging.
Laura Entis
You Can Literally Play With Fire Thanks to This Hot New Gadget
Far Out Tech

You Can Literally Play With Fire Thanks to This Hot New Gadget

Say hello to Pyro, a device that allows people to shoot fireballs from the palm of their hand.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Huawei Plans Big Push to Sell Its Phones, Wearable Devices in U.S.
Huawei

Huawei Plans Big Push to Sell Its Phones, Wearable Devices in U.S.

After legislators branded it a national security threat, the company is planning a campaign to win over U.S. consumers.
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
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
How 'Precarious' Are Jawbone's Finances?
Jawbone

How 'Precarious' Are Jawbone's Finances?

A lawsuit alleges that the company's financial condition is 'perilous and currently insufficient to pay its debts.'
Tim Cook Says the Apple Watch Will Be Available in April
Apple Watch

Tim Cook Says the Apple Watch Will Be Available in April

During the company's earnings call, the CEO said development of the smartwatch is on track.
5 Ways to Encourage BYOD and Keep Your Company Data Secure
BYOD

5 Ways to Encourage BYOD and Keep Your Company Data Secure

Employees using personal technology for work dramatically boosts productivity while creating new cybersecurity risks to manage.
Tom Smith
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
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