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  • New Casio Pro Trek Smart Is Thin, Powerful, And Runs On Android 2.0

    Rebecca Paredes - January 5th, 2017

    In the back of a conference room in Mandalay Bay on Wednesday, three outdoor watches sat on their stands. They seemedunassuming throughout the press conference — until the end of the hour, when photographers and press swarmed the watches. The ...

  • Shawn DuBravac Says Wearables Are Moving Beyond The Wrist

    Logan Strain - January 4th, 2017

    At CES 2017, Dr. Shawn DuBravac, Chief Economist of the Consumer Technology Association, laid out trends for this year’s show and the consumer tech industry as a whole — and he wasn’t worried about boosting expectations. “It ...

  • Bloomlife Pregnancy Wearable Takes The Guesswork Out Of Contractions

    Conor Hockett - January 4th, 2017

    Pain comes in many forms during the latter stages of pregnancy, but the source of an expectant mother’s discomfort isn’t always clear. Is it gas, urinary irritation, or just normal contractions? Bloomlife aims to remove this uncertainty ...

  • Fitbit Announces Integrations With Nutrition Service, Indoor Bike, And VR Sports Game

    Logan Strain - January 4th, 2017

    Fitbit is apparently all about those strategic partnerships. Fitbit already haspartnerships with several companies, including Strava, Thermos Connected Hydration Bottle, and Weight Watchers. And at CES 2017, the fitness tracking giant announced that...

  • CES 2017 Preview: What To Expect For Virtual Reality And Wearables

    Conor Hockett - December 30th, 2016

    Next week, WearableZone is going to be all over the biggest consumer tech event of the year. While there’s bound to be some surprises in store, here are the biggest products and trends we expect to see. Augmented And Virtual Reality At CES 201...

  • Will The Apple Watch 3 Have A Circular, More Traditional Watch Face?

    Conor Hockett - December 28th, 2016

    The Apple Watch 2 undoubtedly topped many wish lists this holiday season, but that hasn’t stopped people from talking about what’s next from the tech giant. Most of this chatter stems from patents suggesting that Apple is working on major...

  • Withings Steel HR Review: What To Make Of The Company’s First True Smartwatch

    Rebecca Paredes - December 22nd, 2016

    Note: This page has been updated after WearableZone’s extensive look at the Withings Steel HR. Read our in-depth review of the device here. When Withings released the cartoonish Withings Go earlier this year, we were confused. It was marketed ...

  • The Best Samsung Gear S3 Accessories

    Logan Strain - December 15th, 2016

    If you already started using the Samsung Gear S3, now comes the fun part: making it your own. A snazzy watch band, protective carrying case, and new headphones can help you get even more out of your new smartwatch. Here are a few cool accessories yo...

  • Apple Watch Series 2 vs. Samsung Gear S3: Battle Of The Smartwatches

    Logan Strain - December 10th, 2016

    Samsung heated up its rivalry with Apple by releasing the Gear S3. It’s a direct attempt to steal market share from the Apple Watch, which is currently dominating the smartwatch market. In our review of Samsung’s latest watch, we noted a...

  • Interview: Why The Pebble/Fitbit Acquisition Worries People With Type 1 Diabetes

    Rebecca Paredes - December 10th, 2016

    Clayton is a father. His 8-year-old daughter, Lily, is missing one of her lower baby teeth, so she has a gap in her toothy smile. Around her small wrist, a white Pebble Classic quietly lays, displaying the time, the date — and her blood glucose...

  • Conquer Your New Year’s Resolutions With These 5 Apps

    Conor Hockett - December 9th, 2016

    As we reflect on the past year each holiday season, most of us find comfort in the former mantra of the Chicago Cubs: there’s always next year. “Next year, I’m going to quit smoking. Next year, I’m going to give to charity. N...

  • The 5 Best Swimming Apps You Can Download For Free

    Conor Hockett - December 7th, 2016

    Many wearables are now water-resistant and offer multi-sport options, so it’s no surprise that the market for swim apps has also taken off. With advanced swimming metrics and other useful data available through activity trackers and smartwatche...

  • Does Gaming Have A Future On The Apple Watch?

    Kristle Khoury - December 6th, 2016

    Want to write for WearableZone? Check out our guidelines. Apple’s flagship wearable recently got an upgrade in the Apple Watch 2, a device with a heavier emphasis on health and fitness and a redesigned watchOS 3. The latter development was lon...

  • Best Android Wear Smartwatches For The Holidays

    Logan Strain - December 3rd, 2016

    So, you know a special someone who’s been dropping hints that they want a smartwatch. But they’re also dropping equally big hints that they’d rather not get an Apple Watch Series 2. What is a thoughtful gift giver to do? The clear ...

  • Fitbit May Buy Pebble, And People Aren’t Happy About It

    Rebecca Paredes - December 1st, 2016

    Fitbit is on the verge of acquiring indie smartwatch company Pebble, according to reports. Both companies are struggling to stay afloat in troubled waters — Fitbit shares recently plummeted after subpar Q3 earnings, and Pebble laid off 25% of i...

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