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Fit, Happy and Productive: How Wearables Are Radically Transforming the Workplace
Technology

Fit, Happy and Productive: How Wearables Are Radically Transforming the Workplace

It can count your steps, measure your happiness, warn you when you are about the fall asleep, and quite possibly let you charge a latte. The possibilities are really endless.
Michael Hollauf
3 Crowdfunding Secrets From an Entrepreneur Who Raised $11.5 Million
Crowdfunding

3 Crowdfunding Secrets From an Entrepreneur Who Raised $11.5 Million

Hiral Sanghavi successfully manufactured and shipped a travel jacket with funds raised on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. He's learned a thing or two -- or three.
Catherine Clifford
This Recent Immigrant Entrepreneur Is Living the American Dream Thanks to Crowdfunding
Radicals & Visionaries

This Recent Immigrant Entrepreneur Is Living the American Dream Thanks to Crowdfunding

Hiral Sanghavi and his wife raised more than $11 million to design and manufacture a jacket that aims to solve logistical pain points for road warriors.
Catherine Clifford
Fitbit Introduces a New Tool to Help You Get a Good Night's Sleep
Fitbit

Fitbit Introduces a New Tool to Help You Get a Good Night's Sleep

Utilizing the company's new Sleep Schedule feature you can get the most out of your nightly snoozes.
This High-Tech Underwear Could Help Girls Around the Globe
Radicals & Visionaries

This High-Tech Underwear Could Help Girls Around the Globe

How one woman is rethinking menstruation maintenance with Thinx
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Top 10 in Wearable Wellness
Radicals & Visionaries

Top 10 in Wearable Wellness

These companies put useful technology in the palm of your hand -- or on your finger or in a dog collar or in a sock for infants...
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Hip-Hop Icon Timbaland to Entrepreneurs: 'Follow You, Believe in You and Don't Let Hard Times Harden You'
Radicals & Visionaries

Hip-Hop Icon Timbaland to Entrepreneurs: 'Follow You, Believe in You and Don't Let Hard Times Harden You'

We literally felt the power of the Grammy-winning rapper-producer''s latest project and picked his brain for business tips between organ-jiggling vibrations.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Wearable Technology: A Powerful HR Tool
Performance Ignited

Wearable Technology: A Powerful HR Tool

From promoting a healthy lifestyle to enhancing workplace safety, there's a lot of potential for companies to see.
Meghan M. Biro
When Pitching Investors, You Can't Just Say 'Ta-Da! Here's Technology. Give Me Money.'
Radicals & Visionaries

When Pitching Investors, You Can't Just Say 'Ta-Da! Here's Technology. Give Me Money.'

FocusMotion co-founder and CEO Cavan Canavan says there's a lot more to wooing potential investors than simply showing them the goods. You must also take this critical step.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Wearable Made From Graphene Could Help Regulate Diabetes
Health

This Wearable Made From Graphene Could Help Regulate Diabetes

The stretchable patch can monitor blood glucose levels and deliver medication when necessary.
The Future of Wearables Depends on an Entirely New Business Model
Wearables

The Future of Wearables Depends on an Entirely New Business Model

Those in the seamless technology business need to put on their smarty pants and drive the marginal lifestyle cost of their products to zero.
Ben O'Brien
This Wearable Gadget Alerts You If You're Getting Too Much Sun
Personal Health

This Wearable Gadget Alerts You If You're Getting Too Much Sun

L'Oreal has developed a stretchable skin sensor designed to monitor ultraviolet light exposure via a wearable it is calling My UV Patch.
John Kell
At CES, Belty's Upgrade Includes New Look and Vibration Functionality
CES 2016

At CES, Belty's Upgrade Includes New Look and Vibration Functionality

The smart self-adjusting belt can now bug you to drink more water and nag you to get up and walk around.