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Wearable Devices, Insurance and You

Parker Beauchamp | Posted 05.09.2016 | Technology
Parker Beauchamp

Wearable technology has become an increasingly popular trend over the past few years, providing consumers the chance to live happier, healthier and more convenient lives.

Smart Watches Need (More) Killer Applications

Julie Ask | Posted 05.09.2016 | Technology
Julie Ask

Smart watches are not a must-have device - yet. The novelty of the device - combined with early adopters eager to have the next great thing - has carr...

What Data Sleeps In Your Smart Watch?

Inverse | Posted 04.29.2017 | Technology
Inverse

This article was originally posted on Inverse. By John Knefel In a matter of just a few years, smartwatches and fitness trackers have gone from cu...

Wearable Technologies: Sci-Fi Novels Gone Awry?

Sanjna Verma | Posted 09.02.2016 | Technology
Sanjna Verma

My hopes for wearable technology is that it evolves to assist our human evolution, not handicap it. I don't want to see our blood types poisoned by inserting chips unnecessarily into the crevices of our body, but I do want wearable technology to create longer lifetimes, invent eco-friendly homes, and above all, sustain the planet and humanity.

Apple Watch: Success or Failure?

Ira Kalb | Posted 08.29.2016 | Technology
Ira Kalb

While estimated sales of 3.6 million units in the first quarter after its launch would be a success for most products, it may not be for Apple. Apple set the bar very high for itself with the very successful launches of the iPhone and iPad.

Civic Tech: Why We Need to Focus on Problems That Really Matter

Lisa Abeyta | Posted 06.06.2016 | Technology
Lisa Abeyta

By deploying all-weather beacons throughout the park and integrating the beacons with a unique smart phone app as well as an Apple Watch app, our mobile platform will make it possible for the park to deliver interactive, auditory and haptic alerts and instructions to park visitors.

Looking for My 'Wow Moment' in the Wonder Room: Apple Watch Meets Selfridges

Barry Whyte | Posted 05.15.2016 | Technology
Barry Whyte

For those who haven't heard, Apple has moved up in the world. And no, this time I'm not talking about their stock price. Instead, I'm talking about their status within the hallowed walls of Selfridges, London's iconic department store and inspiration behind the hit TV series Mr Selfridge.

Who Needs the Apple Watch? This Startup Is Building Straps That Make Any Regular Watch 'Smart'

Rajat Bhageria | Posted 05.14.2016 | College
Rajat Bhageria

By now, we have all heard of the "legendary" new Apple Watch. But will it really be that legendary? Ingenious marketing and even more groundbreaking products have allowed Apple to build a brand that carries an aura that consumers trust.

A $349 Apple Watch Only Costs $83.70 To Make

Reuters | Posted 05.01.2015 | Technology

(Reuters) - Apple Inc's Watch has the lowest ratio of hardware costs to retail price across any Apple phone, according to a preliminary estimate by re...

The Best Smartwatches to Keep You On the Edge of Both Tech and Style

AskMen.com | Posted 06.17.2015 | Style
AskMen.com

All that's certain is we want one. Like it or not, wearable tech is the wave of the future and these hi-tech timepieces are proving so, nearly doubling in growth rate on a global scale.

The Apple Watch, Wearables and What It All Means for Brands

Steve Olenski | Posted 06.13.2015 | Business
Steve Olenski

In case you have not crawled out from under the rock you may be living under -- not that there's anything wrong with that -- Last Friday was the day people far and wide can pre-order the Apple Watch. But will it be successful?

A Dark Day and a New Dawn -- The Evolution of Higher Education and Workforce Learning

Julian L. Alssid | Posted 05.09.2015 | Education
Julian L. Alssid

Colleges close and merge, but that this happened so quickly to a school of such standing was a disturbance of a different dimension. If Sweet Briar was a glimpse of one future for higher education, I got a look at an alternate future in Oakland.

What Will the Apple Watch Mean for Local Businesses?

Jayson DeMers | Posted 04.14.2015 | Business
Jayson DeMers

Smart watches and other wearable devices will also start to blur the lines between reality and the digital world, bridging the gap with in-person, real-time functionality.

5 Ways SEO Is Going To Change In 2015

Jose Vasquez | Posted 02.14.2015 | Small Business
Jose Vasquez

It's starting to look like 2015 is going to be an even bigger year, and savvy search marketers are already starting to plan their strategies. If you want to stay ahead of the competition, keep your eyes peeled for these five changes likely to come with the new year

2015 Will Be The Year Wearable Tech Gets Under The Skin

The Guardian | Charles Arthur | Posted 12.09.2014 | World

Want to know how much ultraviolet exposure you’ve had on a summer’s day? Next year, a hair slide could tell you. Need to monitor your heart’s...

Women in Business Q&A: Kristen "KR" Regelein, Head of Global Sales, Pebble Technology

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.01.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Kristen "KR" Regelein is Head of Global Sales at Pebble Technology, the company behind the Pebble and Pebble Steel smartwatches for iPhone and Android...

Will My Passion for iPhone Prevail? A Personal Memoir

Frances Cudjoe Waters | Posted 11.09.2014 | Technology
Frances Cudjoe Waters

This is one of the biggest decisions I have ever had to make: to keep my iPhone or to move to Samsung, LG or another Android-based provider.

Everything We Know So Far About Apple's 'iWatch'

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 06.20.2014 | Technology

The iWatch it coming. Sure, Apple still hasn't said anything about it yet, but The Wall Street Journal published a story on Friday revealing new detai...

Mobility Is the New Black

John Bates | Posted 06.28.2014 | Technology
John Bates

Wearable technology is not just the latest fashion statement; it is becoming one of the biggest tech trends of the decade.

CES and Beyond: Who's Changing the Game in 2014?

Fueled | Posted 03.17.2014 | Technology
Fueled

Tech lovers can expect a year of innovation for smartwatches, trackers, smartphones, enormous 4K televisions, consoles and cameras.

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...

Timothy Stenovec

Samsung's New Smartwatch Leaves Door Open For Apple

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.01.2013 | Technology

If the wrist is indeed the next battleground for personal technology, then it's still open territory, because there's a long way to go before it's con...

Michael Kors, Look Out: Samsung Has a New Watch!

Amber Rehman | Posted 11.10.2013 | Style
Amber Rehman

Today Samsung announced its highly anticipated Smart Watch aptly name GALAXY Gear. Are people ready for the smart watch revolution? Do people even wear watches any more?

Timothy Stenovec

Smart, But Not *That* Smart

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 09.05.2013 | Technology

The early reviews are in, and few seem thrilled with the Galaxy Gear, the so-called smartwatch that the South Korean electronics giant Samsung announc...