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Wearable Devices

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.

The Wearable Generation

Kirill Chekanov | Posted 03.29.2016 | Technology
Kirill Chekanov

Hey HuffPost, my name is Kirill, I'm a 20 y.o. Russian entrepreneur based in Belfast, NI now. Started my very first company when I was 14, my first v...

Apple Watch Is About To Have A Big Year

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 03.17.2016 | Technology

March 17 (Reuters) - Worldwide shipments of wearable devices are expected to rise 38.2 percent to 110 million units by the end of 2016, market researc...

When It Comes To Fitness Trackers, Pretty Is In

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 08.05.2015 | Healthy Living

What once served the sole purpose of tracking steps is now a fashion statement. Yep, the fashionable fitness tracker is on the rise, and for good reas...

There's A Wearable Device That May Help Prevent Skin Cancer

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 06.18.2015 | Healthy Living

Worried about getting a sunburn? Swap your Fitbit for June. June is a wearable device that looks like a jeweled bracelet and bills itself as a "bea...

Your Clothes Are Still Made In China But Now They Are Wearables

April Rudin | Posted 05.15.2016 | Impact
April Rudin

Just like any other trip, I fretted a bit over what to pack, what to wear? After all, Hong Kong is a fashion mecca, shopping destination and everyone is wearing the latest trends. What was everyone wearing this season in Hong Kong? Wearable technology, that's what.

Here's Proof That Pricey Fitness Wearables Really Aren't Worth It

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 02.12.2015 | Technology

You may not need to spend your hard-earned cash on a fitness device if you already have a working smartphone.

Is Innovation Killing Privacy?

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.05.2015 | Technology
Jonha Revesencio

If an app or technology doesn't provide any information as to how your private data are being treated, one must think twice before using them.

Apple Watch Launch Date Details Emerge

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 11.03.2014 | Technology

When Tim Cook unveiled the Apple Watch in September, the only detail he gave about when it would be released was "early next year." "Early," it now...

Why the New Digital Health Apps Might Succeed Where Self-Help Fails

Rajeev Kapoor | Posted 12.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Rajeev Kapoor

In all, the implications for powering algorithms and analyzing real-world patient data are enormous -- and they point toward more responsibility, along with freedom of choice, for the individual.

The Missing Keyboard, the Big Blab, and the Danger of the Wearable Device

Rebecca Abrahams | Posted 08.16.2014 | Technology
Rebecca Abrahams

Co-authored by Dr. Stephen Bryen, Chairman & CTO, Ziklag Systems Transitioning from a manual typewriter to an electric was pretty easy. The biggest c...

Timothy Stenovec

Nike's New Fuelband SE Isn't The Update We Were Expecting | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.15.2013 | Technology

NEW YORK -- Nike changed the game nearly two years ago when it announced the Fuelband, a bracelet that measures the wearer's everyday activity, calori...

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...

Smartwatches Will Be Huge By 2017

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.07.2013 | Technology

Prepare for a world of cyborgs. Wearable technology, which includes camera-equipped smartwatches like the Galaxy Gear and Internet-connected eyewea...

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...

Wearable Tech Conference and Expo: The Latest in Wearable Tech Devices

Lilia Ziamou | Posted 09.28.2013 | Technology
Lilia Ziamou

The Wearable Technology Conference that has just concluded in New York City, brought together leaders in healthcare, fashion, sports, and technology to discuss recent technological advancements and showcase cutting edge wearable devices.

WATCH: Arianna Discusses Stress On CNBC

Huff TV | Posted 03.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Huff TV

Arianna appeared Thursday morning on CNBC's "Squawk Box" to discuss stress in the workplace. "We want people to be less stressed during their working...

Oakley May Compete With 'Google Glasses'

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.18.2012 | Technology

Bloomberg's Mark Milian reported on Tuesday that optics giant Oakley has been working on heads-up display (HUD) technology, similar to that which is ...