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A Power Suit That Lets You Pay By Swiping The Sleeve

04/23/2014, As we rapidly move towards a connected future, we can be sure that the advancement in technology will free us from having to carry around multiple devices. Just look at how cellphones have evolved. With what smartphones allow us to do today, one...

LG G Watch Release Expected After Google I/O 2014

04/23/2014, Not so long ago Google announced Android Wear, an SDK it has developed specifically for wearable devices. Two companies, LG and Motorola, are already building smartwatches on it. A latest report out of Korea today suggests that the LG G Watch will be...

Bloom Necklace for Misfit Shine Activity Tracker

04/23/2014, While Nike is busy firing its wearable team, Misfit is still ramping up its product lineup. Shine is my favorite activity tracker band for three reasons: it is the most elegant to wear, it features an unbeatable battery life (months vs. days or week) and...

KOR-FX Haptic Vest Lets You Feel Each Incoming Blow

04/22/2014, Oculus Rift has definitely brought immersion in the world of video games to a whole new level, but are there other ways to let one “feel” the virtual world? Haptic gaming vests have been worked on in the past, but those never really made it to...

MEVU Creates Wearable Bitcoin Wallet That Pays Using Gestures

04/22/2014, With the rise of wearable technology and the trend of bitcoin, we guess we can’t say we’re too surprised that eventually both their paths would cross and the result is a bracelet-like device that is being made by a startup called MEVU. According to...

Samsung Gear Fit Initial Stock Reportedly Sold Out

04/22/2014, Samsung announced a trio of wearable devices alongside the Galaxy S5 at Mobile World Congress 2014. Apart from the two new Gear smartwatches Samsung also launched the Gear Fit activity tracker. However this wearable device does much more, it’s...

Samsung Gear 2 And Gear Fit Reportedly Expensive To Repair

04/22/2014, While the Samsung Gear 2 and the Gear Fit aren’t exactly cheap devices, it seems that if for whatever reason they get spoilt and you’re not covered by warranty, there’s a good chance that you’d be better off buying a new device rather than...

Apple Trademark Change Fuels iWatch Frenzy

04/21/2014, In U.S. trademark filings product categories are divided into 45 classes. Apple seeks to extend its corporate trademark so that its name qualifies for cover under Class 14 as well. Definition for this class states: “This class includes mainly...

Google Glass SMS iPhone Support Coming Soon

04/21/2014, Recently Google Glass was updated to Android KitKat and now the company is working on another software update for its wearable gadget. Later this week an update will be released for this device. The update will finally bring Google Glass SMS support for...

BB.Suit Turns The Wearer Into A Walking WiFi Hotspot

04/21/2014, Unfortunately not everywhere we go comes with free WiFi. In fact research has shown that perhaps using public WiFi might not be the safest idea, especially if you’re trying to send confidential files or have data you’d rather not have intercepted....

The Rufus Cuff Will Put A 3-inch Screen On Your Wrist

04/20/2014, One of the things that smartwatch makers are doing is that they’re trying to replicate the same size and comfort that normal watches offer, with the difference being that these watches are a lot more interactive and will do more than just tell the time....