Wearables

From breaking news to reviews, WearableZone is your authority in everything related to wearables.


  • Do The Latest Wearable Gadgets Endanger Your Personal Information?

    Diamond Grant - April 18th, 2017

    Wearable gadgets have the unique ability to combine traditional accessories with the power of technology, all in a quest to build devices that improve our lives. Whether they’re for convenience or entertainment, their applications are virtually...

  • Building The Perfect Fitness Tracker

    Conor Hockett - April 17th, 2017

    While variety is great for consumers, sometimes it’s nice to have one product you know is the best. In the case of fitness trackers, there isn’t always a clear, top choice. Need proof? Ask a group of people what their favorite fitness tra...

  • Why ZeTime Could Make MyKronoz A Household Name

    Conor Hockett - April 14th, 2017

    There’s something about the term hybrid that makes you want to use it. Whether it’s cars, golf clubs, or wearables, calling a product a hybrid just makes it sound more appealing. Take hybrid watches, for example. They’re one of the...

  • Want A Cheaper Version Of Fitbit? Try These 8 Options

    Logan Strain - April 13th, 2017

    If you’ve ever had a sneaking suspicion that you can get all the cool fitness tracking features that the Fitbit offers without having to pay extra money for the Fitbit name, you’re right. While the middle-of-the-road Fitbit Alta retails f...

  • These Smartwatches Let You Take Selfies On The Go

    Conor Hockett - April 12th, 2017

    If smartwatches are designed to be an extension of your phone, they should at least be able to take a selfie, right? Unfortunately, most smartwatches on the market don’t have a camera onboard. Devices like the Sony Smartwatch 3 and the ZeTime ...

  • Garmin Fenix 3 HR vs. Fenix 5: A Battle Of The Company’s Best

    Conor Hockett - April 11th, 2017

    Garmin produces some of the most feature-packed watches on the market, but that functionality comes with a price. The company’s latest collection of wearables — the Fenix 5 series — starts at $599, which puts them on the higher end ...

  • The Best Analog Smartwatches That Blend Style And Modern Tech

    Logan Strain - April 11th, 2017

    Analog smartwatches are designed to bridge the gap between classic wristwatches and 21st century wearables. They have watch hands, just like a watch you’d find in a jewelry or antique store, but under the hood, they’re packed with smart f...

  • The State of Smartwatch Industry In 2017

    Philip Piletic - April 10th, 2017

    Apple just had a great fourth quarter in terms of units shipped and revenue earned. But is this enough to help wearables hit the mainstream, or will the Apple Watch and its competitors join a unique list of hyped-up tech gadgets that never became the...

  • OK Google: How To Use Android Wear 2.0 Voice Commands

    Logan Strain - April 7th, 2017

    An Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch gives you direct access to Google Now and the more sophisticated Google Personal Assistant. You just have to say “OK Google” to your watch and then give it a command. But even though this is such a powerful ...

  • Crowdfunded Wearable TrimX Allegedly Provides Targeted Fat Loss

    Logan Strain - April 7th, 2017

    Most fitness trackers are great at encouraging you to work out for at least 30 minutes daily, which doctors recommend for optimal cardiovascular health. Just kidding — obviously you work out in order to get hot. While those fitness trackers can...

  • Ripple Looks Strange, But It Wants You To Ask Questions

    Conor Hockett - April 6th, 2017

    The creators of Ripple understand how you feel. After one look at their strange, slightly eerie contraption, you are probably wondering exactly what I was — why would anyone wear that thing? But after hearing why this four-person research team...

  • Upright Go Wants To Improve Your Posture While You Walk And Drive

    Conor Hockett - April 5th, 2017

    Whether you’re in the car, at the office, or on a walk around the neighborhood, slouching doesn’t have to be part of your daily routine with Upright’s new posture training device. Appropriately named the Upright Go, the company&rsq...

  • The Best Apple Watch Alternatives For Tech Lovers Who Want Options

    Logan Strain - April 4th, 2017

    Despite the stereotypes, not everyone who uses an iPhone is beholden to every device that comes out of Cupertino. A person can enjoy the unsurpassed user experience that comes with an iPhone but feel unimpressed with the Apple Watch 2. Maybe it&rsquo...

  • Fuse Modular Headphones Take Limitless Wearable Forms

    Conor Hockett - April 4th, 2017

    Ashley Chloe’s founding wearable — the Helix Cuff — incorporates Bluetooth earbuds into an elegant bracelet, but apparently, one accessory just wasn’t enough. For a company that “bridges the gap between fashion and techn...

  • Bone Conduction Headphones Offer A Safer, Smarter Way To Listen To Music

    Shane Landry - April 3rd, 2017

    You grab your favorite MP3 player, twist your earbuds into place, and head off down the road. The crisp autumn air filling your lungs feels invigorating, and the woodsy smell of freshly fallen leaves tickles your nose. Everything is perfect ... until...

comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment.