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ITC Judge Rules Fitbit Did Not Steal Jawbone’s Trade Secrets

08/23/2016, Prior to smartwatches becoming so popular, Fitbit and Jawbone were some of the more prominent brands around when it came to wearables, although from what we can tell, Fitbit has clearly pulled ahead of the competition since. That being said, Jawbone is...

Acer Might Have A Gaming Smartwatch & Fitness Band In The Works

08/23/2016, Are you in the market for a gaming smartwatch? Yea, we’re not really sure what that might entail, but according to a report from DigiTimes who cites the Economic Daily News, it would seem that Acer has a high-end gaming smartwatch in the works that they...

Not Being Yourself On Facebook Might Affect Your Mental Health

08/22/2016, Given that it is easy to create a new account with a new name and a new photo, it is tempting to try and reinvent yourself online to someone very different from who you are in real life, but apparently that might not be such a good idea. Moral...

Jabra’s New Headphones Can Be Prescribed By Doctors

08/18/2016, When it comes to prescriptions issued by doctors, we’re mainly looking at medication. However it seems that it would now be possible for doctors to prescribe headphones to patients, or to be more specific, Jabra’s recently launched Sport Pulse...

Alleged Images Of The Fitbit Charge 2 & Flex 2 Leaked

08/17/2016, While companies like Apple and Xiaomi are certainly making some headway on the wearables scene, last we checked, Fitbit was still king. In fact if you prefer Fitbit’s offerings more so than others, you might be interested to learn that the company has a...

MyFitnessPal No Longer Supported On Windows Phone

08/13/2016, While Windows Phone is not a bad operating system, we guess it’s hard to compete against the likes of iOS and Android, which is also why developers have largely ignored Windows Phone in favor of iOS and Android. In some cases, some developers are even...

Doctors In Japan Use Artificial Intelligence To Diagnose Leukemia

08/11/2016, If you’ve watch TV shows like House, you probably know that there are some conditions that people suffer from that are rare and aren’t as easy to diagnose. However it seems that in the future, such conditions could be diagnosed much quicker thanks to...

Google Teams Up With GSK To Create ‘Bioelectric Medicines’

08/01/2016, There are medicines that people take to deal with health-related issues such as arthritis, asthma, and so on. Sometimes they come in pills, sometimes they come in injection form, and so on. If you’ve ever been sick you get the idea. However the future...

Scientist Claims That Pokemon GO Is Messing With Our Brains

07/31/2016, Earlier this month, it was suggested that playing Pokemon GO was actually beneficial for mental health. This is because it was found that the game forced more people to go outside and to interact with other people, which in some cases proved to be rather...

Kinsa’s Smart Thermometer Gets A Sesame Street Makeover

07/20/2016, Trying to get the temperature of your kid but they won’t sit still? Chances are this is something all parents have experienced, which is where smart thermometers like Withings’ Thermo can come in handy as it isn’t as invasive as traditional...

Smart Stitches Could Help Monitor The Healing Progress Of Wounds

07/20/2016, If you’ve ever gotten a stitch, you know that usually doctors ask you to check back with them a few days or a week later just to see the progress of the healing, and whether or not the wound is healing nicely, or whether it could be infected and might...

Heart Rate Monitoring Rumored To Be A Nintendo NX Feature

07/19/2016, Details of the Nintendo NX are scarce and pretty much everything we know about the console is based on rumors, speculation, or patent filings, none of which provide guarantees in terms of features. The most recent rumor comes from the Chinese Commercial...