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Wearable technology provides a fashionable way to charge smartphone batteries

Wearable technology provides a fashionable way to charge smartphone batteries

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); There are now a range of stylish methods of making sure that mobile devices stay powered up. As much as the majority of us are now at least somewhat dependent on our smartphones, it is not at all uncommon to allow those devices to run out of charge – typically at the most inopportune times – but a new segment of the wearable technology industry is opening up to help to combat … Read entire article »

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Augmented reality windshield concept among Jaguar’s projects

Augmented reality windshield concept among Jaguar’s projects

The automaker is developing an interactive display for its Land Rover for an AR experience. A recent report has revealed that Jaguar has a new augmented reality windshield concept in the works and that it is designing this interactive display in order to be used in its Land Rover line of vehicles. The windshield provides an entirely different experience for the driver, with a range of different features. The goal is to create an “augmented reality experience” that … Read entire article »

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Wearable tech from Sony could bring mobile payments to the wrist

Wearable tech from Sony could bring mobile payments to the wrist

The company’s FeliCa smartcard chip is being prepared for use in smartwatches and other wearables. Recent technology news reports are now showing that Sony is looking to take part in a whole new level of wearable tech, with the creation of a chip that could allow smartwatches and other devices of this nature to be capable of contactless mobile payments. This could help to convert the wearables industry into products that are more appealing and multifunctional. An option … Read entire article »

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Mobile market now sees 70 percent American smartphone penetration

Mobile market now sees 70 percent American smartphone penetration

Recent data is showing that in the United States, these devices are taking over the cell phone space. comScore has now released its most recent data that is gleaned from its own MobiLens and Mobile Metrix, which has managed to provide a considerable amount of insight regarding the American smartphone and overall mobile market and the direction that it has been taking since May of this year. The findings have been quite interesting, particularly in terms of … Read entire article »

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Technology news from Samsung Electronics reveals the reality of smartphone sales

Technology news from Samsung Electronics reveals the reality of smartphone sales

Although the tech giant recorded profits last year, it is clear that shipments are slowing as the market matures. Earlier this week, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd released a quarterly earnings guidance that took many off guard in that the technology news that it revealed was considerably weaker than had been expected. This report will have aligned it to experience the worst incomes it has seen in two years. That said, this technology news has also thrown a shadow … Read entire article »

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Wearables from Google could allow blood sugar monitoring via contact lens

Wearables from Google could allow blood sugar monitoring via contact lens

The tech giant has partnered with Novartis, a Swiss drugmaker, to create these new smart devices. Google has now entered into a partnership with Novartis in order to develop wearables in the form of contact lenses that would be able to assist individuals with diabetes in being able to track their blood glucose levels while helping to restore the ability of the eye to focus. The wearable technology would measure the glucose levels in tear fluid and … Read entire article »

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Google Glass creator drawn in by Amazon

Google Glass creator drawn in by Amazon

Following the launch of the online marketplace’s first smartphone this wearable technology expert has been lured in. The expert at the head of the wearable technology development project for Google Glass is now moving over to one of the company’s direct rivals, Amazon, following the release of their Fire Phone smartphone. One of the Google X directors, Babak Parviz, posted about the move on his Google+ page. Parviz had been one of the heads at the secretive research … Read entire article »

Filed under: Augmented Reality, Gadgets, Technology News

App puts a new spin on wearable technology

App puts a new spin on wearable technology

Google Glass gets a new app that allows users to control it with their minds A new application for Google Glass could change the way people take pictures with a mobile device. The new app is called MindRDR and is developed by This Place, a firm based in the United Kingdom. The app makes use of a biosensor that is designed to measure signals from the brain. These signals are then translated into commands that tell … Read entire article »

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