Wearables

News and Articles About Wearables

Why This Insurer Wants You to Wear a Health Tracker
Personal Health

Why This Insurer Wants You to Wear a Health Tracker

Wearable tech meets rewards at a growing health insurance company.
Matt Villano
Why This Hearing Device Is Making Noise With Investors
24/7 Tech

Why This Hearing Device Is Making Noise With Investors

An earpiece for noisy situations raises millions
Wearable Tech Is Improving Employee Productivity and Happiness
Wearable Tech

Wearable Tech Is Improving Employee Productivity and Happiness

Companies around the world are finding ways to boost productivity, safety and wellness using wearable technology.
John Boitnott
3 Tips for Securing Wearable Technology In the Work Place
24/7 Tech

3 Tips for Securing Wearable Technology In the Work Place

Wearables will open new possibilities for effeciency and cyber vulnerability. It's not too early to get policies in place.
Nicko van Someren
The One Reason You Should Want to Buy a Smartwatch
Smartwatches

The One Reason You Should Want to Buy a Smartwatch

It's so painfully simple but also kind of glorious.
Jason Fell
How Content Marketers Should Approach the Wearable Market
Content Marketing

How Content Marketers Should Approach the Wearable Market

When it comes to adoption and content strategy, there are three schools of thought.
Nate Birt
Should You Break Into the Wearables Market?
24/7 Tech

Should You Break Into the Wearables Market?

How savvy entrepreneurs can cash in on the trend for wearables.
These High-Tech High Heels Change Color With the Click of an App
Wearables

These High-Tech High Heels Change Color With the Click of an App

If the shoe fits, work it. Heck yeah, chameleonic electronic 'ink' tricked out stilettos look as cool as they sound.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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.