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Wearables, wearables everywhere!

With less than six weeks of shopping time before Christmas, wearable tech producers have gone into overdrive. Here's a round-up of some of the most interesting new products

Review: NuBand Activ+ steps up competition in sub-$100 tracker market

Review: Here's what happened when we put the entry-level Nuband Activ+ activity tracker through its paces on the mean streets of New York City.

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

Tough times ahead for smart wristbands, says Gartner

Hyped as the “year of wearable technology”, 2014 has proven so far to be a disappointment in terms of mass-market adoption of smart wristbands. Instead, two of the leading brands have withdrawn

The trick is to keep breathing: Wearables changed my life

It started out as a gadget thing, but within a year, wearable technology was responsible for a fundamental impact on my future health. Part two of the story, by WearableTechWatch lead author Simon Jones

How wearable technology truly changed my life

It started out as a gadget thing, but within a year had a fundamental effect on my future health. By WearableTechWatch lead author Simon Jones Can wearable technology really change your life, or

More insight into wearables in Japan: Local firm Omron rules the roost

If you look hard, then wearable technology is available in Japan – although the landscape is different. It’s a local firm, Omron, that rules the roost in movement tracking, although it appears that

Is is a band? Is it a watch? New Samsung wristband blurs the lines

It’s fitting that Samsung sponsors Robin Thicke, whose song Blurred Lines was one of the mega hits of 2013 – because with the new Galaxy Gear Fit, Samsung is further blurring the

CIOChat on Wearable Tech in the Enterprise

WearableTechWatch lead author Simon Jones recently joined TechTarget’s SearchCIO as a guest expert for a lively “tweet jam” on the topic of wearable technology in the enterprise. In a frenetic 45 minutes

Europe is already lagging behind in wearable technology

As the world waits for a predicted slew of wearable technology launching at CES next week, Europe is starting to lag behind the US, as European consumers continue to wait for most