Wearables

3 Examples of Wearable Technology That Improve Posture

By | Jul 28, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Every worker’s been there: dealing with a tired, achy neck and back after putting in a long day of work at the office. Unfortunately, it’s become an increasingly common issue as time goes on. As the American workforce continues to shift towards desk and…

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Smart Clothes Are The Future of Wearables

By | Jul 5, 2016 at 11:00 am

While many users of wearables and smart clothes are focused on trimming their waistlines, wearable technology has focused largely on another part of the body: the wrist. But apparently, no one has stopped to think about whether or not the wrist even the best place for…

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How Boba Fett’s Wrist Rockets Could Exist IRL

By | Jun 27, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Boba Fett, the coolest Star Wars character never to do much, is known for two awesome and impossible gadgets: His jet pack and his wrist-mounted rocket launchers. The wrist rockets are already the bane of anyone trying to kill Fett in Battlefront, but could…

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Stretchable, Wearable Electronics Are a Thing Now

By | Jun 3, 2016 at 4:44 pm

Imagine you’re getting ready to run a marathon. You get dressed, you stretch, you slap on a temporary tattoo that monitors your heart-rate and signals an app in your phone if you hit your personal danger zone. Sound like the future? It could be, apparently….

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CrowdOptic Launches a New Smart Eye Device

By | Apr 8, 2016 at 11:20 am

CrowdOptic has been an industry leader in developing smart Glass technology for workplace use. It has energized and enhanced environments from healthcare to field operations to broadcasting live events and to mobile streaming for security. Now it brings new hardware to the industry, in…

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Good Questions to Ask Before Buying an Apple Watch

By | Dec 7, 2015 at 9:00 pm

We’ve all seen the recent trends when it comes to wearables, but there’s always the question of whether or not you should actually buy one. Specifically, the hype has been monumental surrounding the Apple Watch (it is in our Holiday Gift Guide after all). For a lot…

Sports

How the Advances of Technology are Impacting the Future of Basketball

By | Oct 3, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Like any modern sport, basketball is constantly evolving. The game that began with a peach basket and a Canadian teacher has become America’s most played game – fuelled by passionate fans, colorful characters, and thrilling playoff runs. Whether you’re talking NBA, WNBA, minor league…

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Infinite High-Tech Styles with Eyecatcher Smart Bracelets

By | Oct 1, 2015 at 8:00 am

The world of wearables is currently booming, with several different kinds of devices arriving to the market. They come in different shapes and sizes but, for the most part, they lack a sense of style – wearables like smartwatches are very useful, but they…

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Apple Watch Climbs the List of the Top Wearable Gadgets

By | Sep 13, 2015 at 10:00 am

The IDC released a new report, and Apple has moved into second place among wearables, thanks to the Apple Watch. If you’re wondering about who’s taken the lead, it’s Fitbit. It’s a pretty close race between Fitbit and Apple among the top wearable gadgets. Apple…

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Get Ready for an Entire Reality Series on Wearable Tech

By | Sep 9, 2015 at 7:00 pm

If there’s one part of pop culture that’s caused a mammoth stir and huge debate over the past decade, it’s reality TV. Over in the realm of IT an equally as hotly debated topic has been the potential of wearable tech, with much ado about…

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Wearable Tech for the Animal Kingdom

By | Aug 30, 2015 at 8:00 am

Wearable technology, ranging from pacemakers to GPS devices to fitness trackers, have been utilized by people for many years now. However, a somewhat overlooked niche of the rapidly growing wearable technology market are the applications for the animal kingdom, as wearable devices are today…

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Fitness Trackers and Wearable Tech- It’s Not Just for the Professionals

By | Aug 18, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Have you ever wondered just what your heart rate is when you’re swinging a kettlebell? Or how about the number of calories you burn while you’re on the elliptical? If you’re the kind of person who gets pumped up by setting a goal for…

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4 Obstacles Standing in the Way of a Wearable Revolution

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 10:00 am

The future of wearable technology has long been defined by expectations of widespread adoption and uninterrupted growth. In fact, by some estimates the wearable device market in the U.S. alone will be valued at $12.6 billion by 2018. The start of a new year…

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Tune: a Wearable that Analyzes Running Technique

By | Jun 29, 2015 at 5:00 pm

As a runner (or, someone who occasionally likes to believe she’s a runner) and as a person who loves pretty much any device that helps me quantify myself, I am very intrigued by the newest product from Kinematix: a wearable device for runners called Tune. Tune claims to…