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Insights beyond the wall of sleep

Sleep tracking devices are an early win for consumer wearable technology, proving popular thanks to their ability to provide personal insights from beyond the wall of sleep. Using sleep tracking to understand

Apple poised to dominate smartwatch market

Apple looks set to dominate in smartwatches once it finally launches the Apple Watch smartwatch this March April – and will own half the entire smartwatch market by 2017, according to the latest reports.

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,

Wearable tech can’t defy science!

Some enlightening stories in the media are emerging with regard to smart wristband users complaining that they have GAINED weight since getting a Fitbit or Jawbone. CNBC has one where a disgruntled Fitbit

WearableTechWatch turns 100!

This is the 100th post on WearableTechWatch. To celebrate achieving the century, we’re sharing some statistics, and taking a look back. The blog launched on July 11 with a post entitled (Use

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

Huawei’s converged smart wristband/headset

A few days ago WTW commented that smart wristbands and smartwatches are on a collision course – and at Mobile World Congress, Chinese telecoms equipment manufacturer Huawei has come out with a

Market sizing: How big is the #wearables market today?

How big is the #wearables market today, how fast is it growing, and what will it be worth by 2018? These seem to be the billion dollar questions in the wearable technology

Personal data is the real value of #wearabletech

In the smart wristband market, there’s a land grab going on right now – not just to sell you a wearable technology device, but to get hold of your data. How personal

The ultimate comparison guide for wearable tech wristbands

Last updated: December 29, 2013 Today we’re launching the ultimate comparison guide for wearable technology wristbands – an at-a-glance chart showing all the major features of most popular bands on the market