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Six of the Best Tech Gifts for the Woman in Your Life

Andrea Smith | Posted 02.20.2015 | Technology
Andrea Smith

Still shopping for the holidays? Don't panic, there's still time. We know sometimes it takes a while to find that perfect gift for the woman who has everything. Whether you know her as mom, spouse, daughter or just a friend, here are six great tech gifts ideas for the woman in your life.

Kim Bellware

Wearable Fitness May Actually Get 'Wearable' | Kim Bellware | Posted 12.02.2014 | Women

Fitness trackers like the Nike Fuel Band, Jawbone Up and FitBit have been pegged the "it" gifts of this holiday season. Now a newcomer to the market a...

5 Reasons I Love Wearables

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 12.23.2014 | Technology
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

A recent report by PwC (Price Waterhouse Coopers) and their consumer industry series says that wearables are not embraced yet and are still considered a novelty. One-third of the folks who bought a device a year ago do not wear it now.

LOOK: What Time Does America Go To Bed?

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 10.09.2014 | Healthy Living

New Yorkers are night owls and Hawaiians are early to bed -- at least according to recent data findings that look at bed times and hours of sleep per ...

New York May Not Be The City That Never Sleeps After All

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 08.28.2014 | Healthy Living

New York may fancy itself the city that never sleeps, but the numbers tell another story. According to new data, New Yorkers snooze for just six ho...

Great Tech Gifts For Dads & Grads

Shelly Palmer | Posted 08.02.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

Here's my short list of awesome gifts for dads and grads: If you need a smartphone today... HTC One M8 (MSRP $199 w/ 2-Year Contract) Apple and ...

Do Sleep Trackers Really Work?

Dr. Christopher Winter | Posted 04.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Christopher Winter

To put these devices to the test, I needed a gold-standard evaluation of my sleep quality. To achieve that, I underwent a true sleep study. This combination of brain wave tracings, muscle-tone evaluation and eye-movement analysis, along with a live audio/video of my sleep allowed me to see exactly what was happening during my slumber.

Fitbit vs. Jawbone

Shelly Palmer | Posted 03.29.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

I have now used all of the most popular fitness-tracking wristbands and I offer the following observations.

Carolyn Gregoire

LOOK: The Events That Kept Us Up At Night In 2013 | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 12.27.2013 | Healthy Living

To commemorate the passing of each year, we create annual "best of" list (top films, iconic moments, world-shaping events) to catalogue the legacy of ...

Fitbit Gets Closer To A Smartwatch

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.14.2013 | Technology

If you're one of the many people who's ditched your watch because your smartphone tells time, then your wrist is likely naked. But there are a lot...

What Is This Dictator's Wife Wearing On Her Wrist?

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts and Timothy Stenovec | Posted 08.20.2013 | Technology

As Syria descends further into civil war, the country's first lady will be keeping track of how many steps she takes, calories she burns, hours she sl...

Data Is The New Astrology

Maude Standish | Posted 06.25.2013 | Technology
Maude Standish

With wearable technology, data will become the new astrology. We will use it to divine our personal futures and deconstruct our present. It will alter the "human ideal" and change the meaning of what we think of as "success."

Sleep Gadgets So Weird They Just Might Work

Posted 03.10.2015 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul There are products out there for every sleep conundrum... and while we can't guarantee their effectiveness, at least none of these ...

A Gadget That Tells You What Kind Of Sleep You're Getting, From Katie Linendoll (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | MarloThomas

When Katie Linendoll joined me on Mondays With Marlo this week, she showed me a new gadget called "Up" by a company called Jawbone. This fitness gadge...

7 Crazy Alarm Clocks That WILL Wake You Up

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.04.2012 | Technology

First semester is almost over: Did you make it to all of your 8 A.M. classes? Yeah, didn't think so. Students aren't the only ones who have troubl...

Can This High-Tech Bracelet Really Make You Live And Sleep Better?

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 01.02.2012 | Technology

Jawbone, a company best known for making mobile headsets and speakers, is expanding into the health business. The company has debuted a high-tech w...