Wearable Smartwatches and Wristbands, Wearable Tech

Asus VivoWatch – A £120 Smartwatch With 10-Day Battery Life

Asus has announced the VivoWatch, a £120 fitness tracker with immense battery life

Asus already makes one of the nicest-looking Android Wear smartwatches, but now it looks like the company is gearing up to move beyond the ZenWatch. We’ve heard rumours of a second-generation ZenWatch with super long battery life and a simpler interface, but now we’re hearing

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Internet Of Things, Wearable Tech

Sigfox Is Bringing The Internet of Things To Fire Hydrants

Sigfox Is Bringing The Internet of Things To Fire Hydrants

Envision this: Your house catches on fire and you dial 911. The fire trucks arrive, the firefighters hop down and immediately throw the hose over their shoulders and rush around the corner to the nearest hydrant. Uh oh, the hydrant isn’t working. The hydrants of today can break, leak and freeze, something which can

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Apple Watch, Wearable Smartwatches and Wristbands, Wearable Tech

The Apple Watch Is Coming To Work For You

apple watch prototype at the hand of a man with dark background

The Apple Watch will have as large, if not larger, of an impact on the workplace as did the iPhone and the iPad. Given its ubiquity, notifications and quick-interaction model, the Apple Watch is a powerful tool for work. It will speed up work, make

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Future Technologies, Smart Glasses and Intelligent Headgear

MINI Reveals Augmented Reality Concept With X-Ray View

Mini Reveals Augmented Reality Concept With X-Ray View

At the Shanghai auto show later this month, BMW subsidiary Mini will show off its Mini Augmented Reality concept, specialised eyewear that projects a bunch of relevant information into the driver’s view. “Working with several Qualcomm companies, we have created an interlinked system and augmented reality

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Fitness Trackers, Reviews, Smartwatches

Microsoft Band Review – Stuffed With Features But Awkward To Wear

Microsoft Band Review – Stuffed With Features But Awkward And Inaccurate

There are tons of dedicated fitness bands. There are tons of smartwatches. The Microsoft Band aspires to be the best of both: a “smart fitness band.” We’ve seen other devices that try to do this: the Samsung Gear Fit and the Fitbit Surge, for instance.

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