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  • ZTE Quartz Android Wear 2.0 Smartwatch Will Feature Metal Design, No NFC

    Logan Strain - March 20th, 2017

    Right now, Android Wear 2.0 is bubbling over with potential. We’re just waiting to see which companies attempt to take full advantage by releasing top-of-the-line wearables that run on the OS. ZTE Quartz: Design One of the companies dipping i...

  • Embrace Is A Seizure Monitor Watch For People With Epilepsy

    Conor Hockett - March 17th, 2017

    For researchers of epilepsy and the people who suffer from it, Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) remains somewhat of a mystery. In many ways, this phenomenon resembles a silent killer disease. While SUDEP is a category, not a disease, its ...

  • The Best Calorie Tracker Watch Apps You Can Use To Track Your Meals

    Logan Strain - March 16th, 2017

    Calorie trackers on phones have one major flaw. Specifically, it’s difficult to pull your phone out of your pocket and log your calories while you’re holding a Philly cheesesteak. But there’s a solution: it’s much more conveni...

  • The Motiv Ring Trims The Fat Off Your Typical Fitness Tracker

    Conor Hockett - March 16th, 2017

    Before he became the CTO and co-creator of Motiv, Curt von Badinski worked such long hours behind a computer that he used a neighboring cot to squeeze in brief stints of sleep. It was the life he chose as an entrepreneur, but that same enterprising m...

  • How Does Fitbit Calculate Active Minutes?

    Logan Strain - March 15th, 2017

    For your Fitbit, “active minutes” refers to any physical activity that is more vigorous than taking a relaxed walk. If it’s physical activity that causes your heart rate to spike, then it qualifies. For example, if you go for a jog,...

  • Red Light Technology Makes This Hydration Monitor A Viable Fitness Tracker

    Conor Hockett - March 15th, 2017

    While most of us grew up hearing the 8x8 rule, hydration isn’t as simple as drinking eight glasses of water per day. Factors like exercise habits, physiological health, and living environment all impact your hydration level, so it’s hard...

  • The Wearable Sleeping Bag Functions Like A Specialized Snuggie

    Conor Hockett - March 14th, 2017

    To all the hoodie lovers, blanket hoarders, and thermostat commanders out there, the wearable sleeping bag might be for you. Constant coldness affects people everywhere, but there are things you can do to combat the chills when you’re indoors....

  • Why Vlogging Camera Technology And Wearables Belong Together

    Chris Beattie - March 13th, 2017

    Blogging transformed the way people shared content. But today, the online media landscape favors content creators who directly stream their thoughts and lives. “Vlogging,” or video blogging, is now the biggest medium of sharing entertainm...

  • The Best Cycling Watches For Stats-Loving Bicyclists

    Logan Strain - March 10th, 2017

    The newest wave of high-tech fitness trackers has made cyclists feel a little neglected. While every month there’s a new app or watch to help runners and swimmers track their progress and get more info about their workouts, the number of watche...

  • The Best GPS Golf Watches To Track And Improve Your Game

    Logan Strain - March 9th, 2017

    Golfers have long used wearable technology in order to improve their game. In fact, people who love to hit the links on Sundays are some of the most enthusiastic early adopters of the modern wave of wearable technology. That means there are plenty o...

  • What Are The Fitbit Sizes And Which One Will Fit You Best?

    Logan Strain - March 8th, 2017

    Perhaps the biggest lie in the history of fashion is “one size fits all.” While it might be possible for jewlery or clothingto fit most people, theywon’t necessary fit most people comfortably. When you buy your Fitbit fitness track...

  • Sleep As Hard As You Work With These Headphones For Sleeping

    Shane Landry - March 6th, 2017

    If you live in the city, you know the sound of this story too well: you’ve had a long day, and you’ve got a bigger one tomorrow. Sleep is critical. You’re about to drift off — but from outside, you hear the scathing battle cry...

  • How Accurate Is The Apple Heart Rate Monitor?

    Logan Strain - March 3rd, 2017

    How accurate is the Apple heart rate monitor? In truth, measuring your heart rate is actually pretty easy. To calculate your heart rate, all you you need is a finger, a pulse, and the ability to count. Even devices used to measure your heart rate hav...

  • CoWatch Is The First Amazon Alexa Smartwatch

    Logan Strain - March 2nd, 2017

    Amazon, in its bid to take over every aspect of consumers’ lives, launched the highly successful Alexa personal assistant in 2014. But Alexa has always had one major drawback to other digital personal assistants like Apple’s Siri and Goog...

  • Huawei Watch 2 vs. Apple Watch 2: Which 2017 Smartwatch Takes the Crown?

    Logan Strain - March 1st, 2017

    The Huawei Watch 2 was hyped to the heavens during the run-up to its release at Mobile World Congress. But when people finally got a chance to take a look at the Android Wear 2.0 device, reviews were mixed. Depending on whose opinion you trust, the ...

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