wearable technology

Wearable tech & the risk it poses to enterprise data
Security

Wearable tech & the risk it poses to enterprise data

Davey Winder explains why IT directors need to wise-up about including wearables in their organisation's BYOD security policies
2 Dec 2014
Wearable technology: Productivity tool, or spy watches?
Mobile

Wearable technology: Productivity tool, or spy watches?

Wearable technology is set to be a strong seller over the holiday season, but firms need to consider the security issues
27 Nov 2014
Wearable tech shipments set for 2015 dip
Mobile

Wearable tech shipments set for 2015 dip

Gartner predicts slight downturn in fitness tracker shipments, as smartwatches steal their thunder
19 Nov 2014
Google Glass release date delayed until 2015
Mobile

Google Glass release date delayed until 2015

The Google Glass consumer release date may have been pushed back to 2015 amidst negative reactions
17 Nov 2014
Microsoft headset to help blind people navigate new areas
Mobile

Microsoft headset to help blind people navigate new areas

Microsoft has unveiled a headset designed to help the visually impaired find their way around new areas
6 Nov 2014
Google Glass restricts drivers’ peripheral vision
Mobile

Google Glass restricts drivers’ peripheral vision

Google Glass could pose greater risk to drivers by obstructing the wearer’s right peripheral vision
5 Nov 2014
Intel picks wrist-worn drone as contest winner
Mobile

Intel picks wrist-worn drone as contest winner

Intel has awarded a group of developers with first prize in its smart clothing contest for a wrist-worn drone
4 Nov 2014
UK lagging behind world in wearable tech use
Mobile

UK lagging behind world in wearable tech use

Only 27 per cent of the nation are using wearables in their personal life, although the news is better for business
28 Oct 2014
Wearables tipped to reinvent retail sector
Mobile

Wearables tipped to reinvent retail sector

Teradata CMO says Big Data will also bring profound changes to the healthcare sector
22 Oct 2014
Puls smartwatch unveiled by Will.i.am
Mobile

Puls smartwatch unveiled by Will.i.am

The smart 'cuff' doesn't need to be connected to a smartphone to work
17 Oct 2014
Apple Watch: What's in it for business users?
Mobile

Apple Watch: What's in it for business users?

Apple's much-anticipated move into "wearables" is now official. But the business potential of the technology is far from clear
11 Sep 2014
Sony unveils SmartWatch 3 as HTC abandons wearable plans
Mobile

Sony unveils SmartWatch 3 as HTC abandons wearable plans

Sony has announced its SmartWatch 3 with Android Wear, while HTC has seemingly abandoned smartwatch plans
8 Sep 2014
Motorola releases Moto 360 smartwatch
Mobile

Motorola releases Moto 360 smartwatch

Motorola has released its circular smartwatch, the Moto 360
5 Sep 2014
Intel unveils the MICA fashion-conscious smart bracelet
Mobile

Intel unveils the MICA fashion-conscious smart bracelet

Intel has revealed MICA, a high-end smart bracelet designed as an alternative to bulky smartwatches
4 Sep 2014
Baidu Eye is Google Glass without the screen
Mobile

Baidu Eye is Google Glass without the screen

Eye, a Google Glass competitor without a screen, has been announced by Chinese tech company Baidu
3 Sep 2014
LG reveals new G Watch R
Mobile

LG reveals new G Watch R

A new smartwatch from LG has been unveiled hot on the heels of Samsung and ahead of Apple's iWatch launch
29 Aug 2014
Intel builds tiny 3G modem for the wearable tech market
Mobile

Intel builds tiny 3G modem for the wearable tech market

Intel claims to have created the world's smallest 3G modem, which is the size of a one pence piece
27 Aug 2014
Wearable technology sales set to soar by 2018
Mobile

Wearable technology sales set to soar by 2018

A massive rise in popularity for wearable devices has been forecast for 2018, despite the market’s infancy
19 Aug 2014
Dell working on mood-reading software
Mobile

Dell working on mood-reading software

Dell is developing software capable of identifying the current mood of the user
5 Aug 2014
Google Glass rival for enterprise emerges
Mobile

Google Glass rival for enterprise emerges

A rival headset similar to Google Glass has been unveiled by startup Atheer Labs
4 Aug 2014
Google Glass: UK release date, pricing & specs confirmed
Google Android

Google Glass: UK release date, pricing & specs confirmed

Google Glass goes on sale in the UK for developers at £1,000
28 Jul 2014
Smart shoes could help the visually impaired get around
Mobile

Smart shoes could help the visually impaired get around

A new smart shoe created by an Indian start-up could be the next big thing in wearable technology
24 Jul 2014
Flexible, ultra-thin batteries in works for wearable tech
Mobile

Flexible, ultra-thin batteries in works for wearable tech

Californian startup edges closer to bringing printable zinc battery to market
21 Jul 2014
Google Glass brainwave-monitoring helps users control device
Mobile

Google Glass brainwave-monitoring helps users control device

New Google Glass app allows users to take and share pictures simply by using the power of their minds
10 Jul 2014