Tag Archives: wearable tech

Back on our wrists again – the Apple Watch 3

This review has been a long time coming – partly because we wanted to be really sure that the third-generation Apple Watch is able to live up to its promise. This made

Can wearables really work in the workplace?

Although consumer devices like Fitbit and smartwatches have grabbed a lot of the attention, they do not tell the whole story when it comes to the development of wearable technology over the

Our search for the perfect tracker continues (as Withings Steel HR fails)

It’s starting to look like an impossible quest: The search for the perfect fitness tracker. After a strong performance over the last weeks, our Withings Steel HR has failed in a spectacular

WebSummit panel to highlight wearable’s next top model

WebSummit is shaping up to be THE technology event of the year, and we’ll be there to cover it. Join WTW editor-in-chief Simon Jones as he moderates the “Wearable’s next top model”

World’s first Pokémon Go Wearable

It was inevitable that a Pokémon GO wearable would surface sooner or later. The new Pokémon Go Plus is a $35 wrist-worn device backed by semiconductor manufacturer Dialog, which says “the SmartBond DA14580

The PitPat of tiny footsteps – a dedicated fitness tracker for your pooch

A couple of years ago, my expectations were shattered after putting a Fitbit on our family dog. I’d expected a good 20,000 steps per day – but what the readouts showed was

Fitbit’s lowest-ever stock price: Cause for alarm?

On paper, it would be one of the greatest wearables success stories – clearly recognized as the market leader in terms of sales (and to an extent, for its products too), two

Is there an Apple Watch use case?

Arriving at #NEM360 in Stockholm today*, we struck up conversation with a fellow Apple Watch owner. Here’s how the conversation went: Him: “I’m actually really disappointed with it” WTW: “Really?” Him: “I

Fitbit Blaze is a new “smart fitness watch”

It’s CES week – and that means a slew of new wearables, including a second “smart fitness watch” from wristband market leader Fitbit. Fitbit is sensibly trying to expand its range beyond

Smartwatch, smartband or both? Take our survey

Today we’re launching a short survey to try and take the pulse of the wearable tech market. Do you own a smartwatch, a smartband, or both? Let us know, take our two-minute