Wearable Tech

Oculus Rift Crystal Cove VR headset prototype deserves to bag 2014 Best of CES award

Oculus Rift prototype, dubbed the 'Crystal Cove,' bags the 2014 Best of CES award.

Wearable Tech January 12, 2014

Razer Nabu bags Best of CES 2014 Readers' Choice Award

Not just a smartwatch and fitness tracker, the Razer Nabu is also a notification center for paired smartphones, and supports gestures to execute certain social media actions.

Wearable Tech January 11, 2014

LG Lifeband Touch fitness tracker marks company's wearable tech debut

LG is testing deep waters of the wearable technology market with the launch of Lifeband Touch and Heart Rate Earphones.

Wearable Tech January 9, 2014

Apple iWatch experiencing battery life problems: Rumor

Looking to own an Apple iWatch? You might have to wait a little longer.

Wearable Tech January 11, 2014

Martian smartwatches are really smart - they obey voice commands

Martian has unveiled the Martian Notifier smartwatch, which can process voice commands for simple actions, at CES 2014.

Wearable Tech January 8, 2014

Pebble Steel smartwatch unveiled: What you should know

Pebble Steel smartwatch has launched at the 2014 International CES.

Wearable Tech January 9, 2014

Intel looks beyond PCs, bets big on wearable technology

Intel has set its sight beyond PCs by unveiling an array of wearable technology at the 2014 International CES.

Wearable Tech January 8, 2014

Basis 2014 Carbon Steel Edition Band now tracks your sleep too

The latest Basis 2014 Carbon Steel Edition Band with its Advanced Sleep Analysis can now track its user's sleep.

Wearable Tech January 6, 2014

Hyundai promises Google Glass support for 2015 Genesis sedan

Hyundai has confirmed Google Glass support for its future cars starting with the 2015 Genesis.

Wearable Tech January 4, 2014

Pebble promises to reveal 'something special' at 2014 International CES

Pebble might introduce second generation hardware but some think the company might unveil a color screen or announce a new partnership.

Wearable Tech January 3, 2014

Google Play Music All Access subscribers receive invites to buy Google Glass

Google has sent out Google Glass invites for subscribers of the Google Play Music All Access.

Wearable Tech January 2, 2014

LG Lifeband Touch fitness tracker render leaked

@Evleaks has posted a photo of the LG Lifeband Touch fitness tracker on Twitter. Expect its unveiling at 2014 International CES in Las Vegas or at MWC in Bercelona.

Wearable Tech January 1, 2014

Google Glass prescription frames get priced

Rochester Optical will offer prescription frames for Google Glass at a starting price tag of $99.

Wearable Tech January 1, 2014

Archos to unveil slew of connected devices, including Pebble-like smartwatch, at 2014 International CES

Archos smartwatch, set for unveiling at 2014 International CES, will pose a threat to Pebble.

Wearable Tech December 31, 2013

Smartwatch sales seen jumping 500 percent in 2014

Many experts agree that the smartwatch industry can expect to see a growth on around 500 percent in the coming years. Companies like Google, Apple, Sony and Microsoft are all scrambling to get on the smartwatch bandwagon.

Wearable Tech December 30, 2013

Samsung Galaxy Band fitness tracker, Tizen OS may debut at MWC 2014

Mobile World Congress 2014 may see the debut of the Galaxy Band fitness tracker and the long delayed Tizen mobile OS.

Wearable Tech December 30, 2013

LG G Arch and G Health set for February 2014 debut

LG will dive into the wearable technology space by launching a smartwatch and a fitness tracker simultaneously.

Wearable Tech December 30, 2013

Wearable technology, especially smartwatches, will headline 2014 International CES

2014 may herald the coming of a new wave of smartwatches and experts estimate around 7 million smartwatches will be sold next year.

Wearable Tech December 30, 2013

Google Glass prescription lenses debut 'just a few weeks' away

Google Glass users who need prescription lenses may soon have products to pair with the wearable technology.

Wearable Tech December 27, 2013

Microsoft wants Kinect visionary to develop Windows-powered wearable tech

Microsoft wants no other person than Alex Kipman to spearhead its wearable technology projects.

Wearable Tech December 21, 2013

Oculus VR plans to gain more support from video game developers with its new publishing arm

Oculus VR has set up a new publishing arm that will convince developers to create new games that will take advantage of what its virtual reality headset is capable of doing.

Wearable Tech December 22, 2013

Atheer One 3D augmented reality glasses hits Indiegogo and wants to eat rivals for breakfast

Google Glass rival has a new name. It's called Atheer One and it has launched on crowdfunding site Indiegogo.

Wearable Tech December 22, 2013

Say bye-bye to spills and stains with the Silic hydrophobic T-shirt

Kickstarter project Silic aims to bring liquid and stain resistant clothing to the market.

Wearable Tech December 19, 2013

Pebble appstore will become reality in early 2014

The appstore will serve as the main hub for Pebble watchfaces and apps.

Wearable Tech December 19, 2013

Forget Google Glass, the $3k Meta Pro is what you want

Another Google Glass competitor is now available for pre-order. The Meta Pro wearable device makes it possible to be like Tony Stark in real life. No Iron Man suit included, but at least in computing power.

Wearable Tech December 18, 2013

Google Glass update brings exciting features and more privacy concerns

Taking picture now does not involve a click but a wink as Google rolls out the latest update for the Google Glass.

Wearable Tech December 18, 2013

Pebble smartwatch gets Do Not Disturb feature with new update

Pebble has released the latest firmware for its smartwatch. It now features a Do Not Disturb mode, among other things.

Wearable Tech December 14, 2013

Apple awarded patent for virtual reality goggles

Apple has been awarded a patent for a head-mounted display that opens up a ton of possibility from gaming to wearable technology.

Wearable Tech December 11, 2013

Smart wig, smart bra and now smart ring

A smart ring is seeking crowd funding and based on the response of supporters, it might be the ring to rule the wearable tech world.

Wearable Tech December 11, 2013

Illinois mulls banning Google Glass-totting drivers

Senator Ira Silverstien from Illinois has proposed a new legislation seeking to ban drivers from using Google Glass while operating their vehicles.

Wearable Tech December 9, 2013

Will Google Glass prescription frames catch on?

Leaked images of the Google Glass showed the wearable technology fitted with prescription eyeglasses.

Wearable Tech December 10, 2013

Google Glass prescription frames spotted online

A prescription variant of Google Glass frames has been spotted online.

Wearable Tech December 9, 2013

Smartphone, smartwatch, smart wig and now introducing smart bra

Microsoft has developed a smart bra utilizing embedded sensors to monitor the emotional state of women and help them resist binge eating.

Wearable Tech December 6, 2013

California woman, who got ticket for driving with Google Glass, is ticked off

Cecilia Abadie, who got a ticket for driving with Google Glass on, has pleaded not guilty.

Wearable Tech December 4, 2013

Surgeons welcoming Google Glass in operating rooms

Surgeons are fast welcoming Google Glass in operating rooms.

Wearable Tech December 2, 2013

Pebble smartwatch hits Amazon, offers $20 off for Black Friday shoppers

Pebble smartwatch is now available on Amazon and there is $20 off on

Wearable Tech November 30, 2013

Smartphone, smartwatch and now SmartWig?

Sony is not just content with a smartwatch. The company is now working on a "SmartWig. Smart move?

Wearable Tech November 28, 2013

Qualcomm Toq smartwatch ready for pre-order

The Toq smartwatch from Qualcomm is up for pre-order now.

Wearable Tech November 27, 2013

Google keen on selling Glass in optical stores?

Google is reportedly looking to sell its Google Glass in optical stores.

Wearable Tech November 23, 2013

Doom creator John Carmack leaves id Sofware for Oculus VR

Big catch for Oculus VR as Doom creator John Carmack has decided to put all his energy into the Oculus Rift.

Wearable Tech November 23, 2013

Samsung says Galaxy Gear has not failed

Samsung has billed its Galaxy Gear as the world's most popular smartwatch, saying it has shipped 800,000 units to date since its launch in September.

Wearable Tech November 21, 2013

Qualcomm Toq smartwatch hits shelves on Dec. 2: What you should know

Snapdragon processor maker Qualcomm joins the emerging smartwatch market with the Toq retailing at $350 from December 2.

Wearable Tech November 19, 2013

Samsung Galaxy Gear Manager app update now supports all notifications

Samsung Galaxy Gear Manager app has been updated with support for all notifications.

Wearable Tech November 19, 2013

Rumored Apple iWatch to come in different screen sizes for different sexes

An executive of research firm Display Search predicts that the Apple iWatch will come with different versions for men and women.

Wearable Tech November 15, 2013

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