Tag Archives: crowd-funding

Misfit Shine 2 is here – if you can tell the difference

With a fanfare, Misfit today introduced the long-awaited Shine 2 – the follow-up to its hugely successful crowd-funded wearable that put the Californian start-up on the map a couple of years back.

Airing is the world’s first hose-free CPAP machine

As regular readers will know, we’ve got a vested interest in any technology that can address the problem of sleep apnea – which is why we immediately reached for our credit card

Tyia smart bracelet unchains you from a smartphone

In a move that’s quite the opposite from the principles of the instant notifications of the Apple Watch, Tyia is a smart bracelet that filters out all but the most essential alerts

Apple Watch too expensive? Then it’s not aimed at you

If you balked at the price of an Apple Watch, then you’ll possibly be surprised to learn something: It’s not targeted at you. According to two recent reports, Apple is hitting the

2015: Truly the year of wearable tech?

One year ago, pundits declared that we were entering the so-called Year of Wearable Technology. Here at Wearable Tech Watch, we’d say these predictions were not wrong, but just a year early,

Updated: Start-up Hush delivers selective deafness

Start-up Hush hopes to raise money via crowd-funding for its sleep-aiding headphones

Misfit extends wearables accessories range with more sporty gear

Suburban San Francisco-based Misfit has just introduced more tech clothing to its line-up, as it goes from strength to strength and builds out the Misfit "eco system". The latest addition: the Technical

And the beat goes on

When it comes to wearable technology, it’s easy to obsess over smart watches and wristbands, and overlook actual clothing that’s also very much a growing market segment, with great potential. Although fashionistas

ERI: Digi-Care responds to quality and feature issues

A few days back we posted that the long-awaited ERI smart wristband had arrived, but was sorely disappointing. Then it stopped working completely. We complained, and now we’ve heard back from Digi-Care.

ERI smart wristband: Die young, stay beautiful

Just a few days ago we reported on the long-awaited arrival of the ERI smart wristband: A brave go-it-alone effort by a Chinese company to crack the market, supported by a $50,000-plus