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Wearable tech dropped by Nike

Wearable tech dropped by Nike

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); It looks like the FuelBand is no more as the brand has decided to slash its tracker device from its product line. In a wearable tech announcement that took many completely by surprise, it looks as though Nike will be cutting back jobs, and at the same time, it is getting rid of its FuelBand fitness tracker device while it’s at it. There has yet to be official confirmation of this news from … Read entire article »

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Wearables could redefine the creation of music and sound

Wearables could redefine the creation of music and sound

Special high tech gloves could alter the way that the music industry functions in a fascinating way. Motion technology has now been worked into a new form of wearables that can be used by musicians in order to be able to create the music that the wearer wishes. These gloves are motion controlled and use wearable technology in a whole new way. Wearables have been growing in popularity, forms, and uses, over the last short while. Among the … Read entire article »

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Technology news will soon be bringing “cheap” smartphones and computers

Technology news will soon be bringing “cheap” smartphones and computers

As flexible plastic is soon to become a replacement for silicon chips, inexpensive devices are ever closer. Now that flexible plastic alternatives to silicon chips are coming ever closer to being a reality, so is the technology news that very inexpensive smartphones, computers, and other devices and systems will become available. A new University of Iowa research proposal has shown that it could be possible to overcome this barrier. A research team at the University of Iowa have … Read entire article »

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Smartwatches from Samsung just keep on coming

Smartwatches from Samsung just keep on coming

The mobile device maker has now announced that more wearable technology is on its way. Samsung has now announced that it has new smartwatches lined up for the not too distant future, and that these new wearable technology devices will be based on the Android Wear operating system. Despite the fact that Galaxy Gear and Gear Fit are already moving up, more wearables are in the pipes. It Is becoming increasingly clear that smartwatches are Samsung is throwing … Read entire article »

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Mobile gadgets to be embraced on Air Canada flights

Mobile gadgets to be embraced on Air Canada flights

The airline has now added itself to a growing number of other carriers offering WiFi access in-flight. Air Canada has now joined among the various airlines that have announced that they will be offering WiFi access for the users of mobile gadgets on their flights, so that travelers won’t be required to disconnect throughout the length of their time in the air. In the case of this airline, the WiFi access will be available only on flights … Read entire article »

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Google Glass software update makes some considerable changes

Google Glass software update makes some considerable changes

While the wearable tech will be supporting KitKat, its video calling feature is headed to the back burner. At the same time that Google Glass experienced its one day availability sale in the United States on Tuesday, it also released a massive software update that made a number of notable changes to the experience and opportunity offered by these augmented reality glasses. The internet enabled wearable technology will now have the latest version of the Android OS. The … Read entire article »

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Wearable technology returns predicted by Visa

Wearable technology returns predicted by Visa

The credit card giant is now counting on these tiny gadgets as a channel for completing transactions. Visa has revealed that it feels that wearable technology holds considerable promise as a mobile payments and mobile marketing channel, and it is expecting to experience returns from those devices. The financial services provider is banking on wearables to reach consumers and to complete payments. According to the senior vice president of global brand and marketing transformation at Visa, Shiv Singh, … Read entire article »

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Technology news at Amazon includes talks of a smartphone

Technology news at Amazon includes talks of a smartphone

The company has revealed that it is on the edge of a release of a new mobile device in the second half of 2014. According to the participants in a briefing regarding Amazon’s plans, that company intends to make massive technology news in the second half of this year by taking its first steps into the smartphone market. This has the potential to shake up the industry a little bit and knock Samsung and Apple down a … Read entire article »

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Wearable tech: is it already obsolete due to embeddable implants?

Wearable tech: is it already obsolete due to embeddable implants?

With everything from password pills to electronic throat tattoos, some people may be open to a sci-fi future. Just as wearable tech such as smartwatches and augmented reality glasses, among others, have started to truly take off, it looks as though an even smaller and more “wearable” form of device has been developed in the form of embeddable implants. Biohackers are coming up with devices that can be worked into the body instead of worn as an … Read entire article »

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