Category Archives: Wearables

Apple Watch Is Helping People Be Healthy, Executive Claims

Apple Watch Is Helping People Be Healthy, Executive Claims

The only real sensor of a somewhat medical nature on the Apple Watch is the heart-rate monitor, as Williams noted in his interview. And not everyone's so confident that smarter tech translates into healthier lives. The makers of Fitbit are facing a …
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CES 2016: Kanex shows 4000mAh Apple Watch + iPhone battery, mega USB-C Retina

CES 2016: Kanex shows 4000mAh Apple Watch + iPhone battery, mega USB-C Retina

We are big fans of Kanex so we snuck over to their CES booth last night for an early look at their 2016 accessories. In short, they have a lot of goodies that they'll be announcing later today (and we'll update this post when they do). What stuck out …
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Record important conversations with iReg for Apple Watch

Record important conversations with iReg for Apple Watch

You may use your iPhone to record conversations so that you can listen to them later. But, for something even more convenient, you can now do this on your wrist with a new app called iReg for Apple Watch. Simply tap to record and then listen on either …
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This bulky band wants to boost your Apple Watch's battery

This bulky band wants to boost your Apple Watch's battery

The Apple Watch is no exception as it almost always requires a daily charge. Battery bands are becoming a staple accessory, and here's another one to add to the list — the Prime strap. What's unique about Prime is that it uses the 6-pin port under the …
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Apple Watch is $100 off, but here's why you shouldn't buy one

Apple Watch is 0 off, but here's why you shouldn't buy one

Rumor has it that Apple will hold an event in March to announce the next-generation Apple Watch, a year after the original product was released. We can't confirm that, of course. Nor do we know what new features the new Watch will have, although some …
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2015 in fashion: Athleisure is cool, the Apple Watch is not, and Derek

2015 in fashion: Athleisure is cool, the Apple Watch is not, and Derek

Meanwhile, the talent management goliath WME/IMG is officially turning Fashion Week into entertainment—as opposed to a trade show, which it once was—and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has enlisted the help of Boston Consulting …
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IDC: Apple Watch to Dominate Smartwatch Market Through 2019

IDC: Apple Watch to Dominate Smartwatch Market Through 2019

Over the next three years, IDC expects Apple to hold on to the top spot. In 2019, the firm expects Apple to ship 45.2 million Apple Watches, with Android Wear reaching 34.3 million, and Samsung's Tizen smartwatch line reaching 2.5 million devices.
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