Tag Archives: Internet of Things

Wearables: It really is all about the data

Forget the fashion factor – a silicon wristband is never going to really cut it as the latest street-cred accessory, even if it’s in a funky color. Instead, the real value of

Going UP: Jawbone UP24 goes worldwide – at a price

Jawbone has finally announced worldwide availability for its flagship UP24 smart wristband. However, going UP has a double meaning, as there’s a huge price premium in some markets. The UP24, which syncs

Wearable technology at Mobile World Congress

Here at Mobile World Congress, wearable technology is coming to the forefront. With the technology currently falling into three categories – smart wristbands, smartwatches and smart glasses – wearables are a major hype

How to Sync Fitbit with the Internet of Things

Since launching the UP24, Jawbone has been ahead of other smart wristband makers in integration with the Internet of Things (IoT), as outlined in this post on WTW from last November. Now

What’s missing at CES in #wearabletech?

There’s a lot of hype around #wearabletech at this year’s CES, and some interesting-looking announcements from vendors like Sony, LG and even Intel. But aside from the flood of wristband-based “eco systems”,

Wearable technology in the enterprise – a different story for tethered and non-tethered workers

Are you a tethered or a non-tethered employee? Depending on your answer, your experience with #wearabletech in the workplace will be very different, as we discussed on a panel this morning at

For Bond, the world didn’t give enough #WT

This is a shame: Bond, “a modular revolution for you to wear”, fell a long way short of its $150,000 crowd-funding target. What makes Bond special is the concept of bonding two

Jawbone Updates UP for the #IOT (Internet of Things)

With a new version of its UP wristband, Jawbone moves further into the lead with #wearabletech that’s designed for the Internet of Things (#IoT). Jawbone is already ahead of the market on