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Wearable Tech

17 Super Stylish Tech Gifts That Are Out Of This World

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 11.25.2015 | Style

It's no secret that we live in a technology filled world. So it comes as no surprise that many of us are on the lookout for the latest-and-greatest ga...

Top Fitness Trends for 2016: Does Your Favorite Make the List?

Jill S. Brown | Posted 11.23.2015 | Los Angeles
Jill S. Brown

First let's get our semantics straight. This list is about trends, not fads. The difference being that a fad is a phenomenon that blows up quickly, lasts only for a short time, then, fades away. A trend is something that gains momentum and can create long-term impact in the way people think or behave. In other words, a trend is a "movement."

American Women Are Getting More Sleep Than Men

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 10.22.2015 | Technology

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Wearable Tech Makes a Splash With PUMA x ICNY

Tony Triumph | Posted 10.08.2015 | Style
Tony Triumph

I was stunned to learn that ICNY came to life through an unfortunate car accident in 2012. After being hit by a car while riding his bike, Founder & Creative Director Michael Cherman developed ICNY "with the goal of adding safety and increased visibility to the thriving lane of reflective sports wear apparel & accessories.'"

Women in Tech Entrepreneurs: Elemoon's Jing Zhou Bridges Fashion and Tech

Beth Cone Kramer | Posted 10.05.2015 | Technology
Beth Cone Kramer

Mirroring her innovative product, elemoon's Jing Zhou is equal parts style, tech-savvy, and business smarts. She's been making the rounds at award s...

How An Apple Watch Helped Save A High School Football Player's Life

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 09.24.2015 | Sports

On the morning of Sept. 8, 18-year-old Paul Houle Jr. lined up in his nose tackle position at the year's first football practice, feeling healthy and...

Electric Sensors Let You Use Your Phone By Touching Your Skin

Reuters | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 08.10.2015 | Technology

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These Jeans Will Charge Your iPhone While It Sits In Your Pocket

The Huffington Post | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 08.07.2015 | Technology

Ever had your phone die unexpectedly, perhaps in the middle of a late-night outing? Well, there's a new pair of pants designed to solve this exact pr...

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 rea...

Exploring the Benefits of Wearable Technology

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 07.31.2015 | Technology
Jonha Revesencio

To foresee the future, let's take a look at the beautiful history of wearable technology. In 1286, the first ever wearable eye glasses was invented to help emperor Nero better see his gladiator fights.

How Data From Wearable Tech Can Be Used Against You In A Court Of Law

Alexander Howard | Posted 07.03.2015 | Technology
Alexander Howard

When wearable computers can disprove what someone told police, you know you're living in a future that has arrived sooner than expected. According to LancasterOnline, a woman in Pennsylvania has been charged with knowingly filing a false report after forensic evidence and the data from her Fitbit undermined her claim of rape. This case should catalyze a national discussion about when and how suspects can or should disclose data from a wearable computing device.

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...

My Q and A With Hush's Daniel Lee on the Intersection of Sleep and Wearable Technology

Arianna Huffington | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Arianna Huffington

Daniel Lee is a co-founder of Hush, the earplugs that block out sleep-disrupting noises while remaining wirelessly connected to your smartphone so you don't sleep through your alarm. In answer to my questions, he shared his insights on why such a product is needed, how poor sleep can affect our most important relationships, and the future of wearable technology.

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

April Rudin | Posted 05.15.2015 | 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.

Why I Won't Be Wearing An Apple Watch

Damon Beres | Posted 05.14.2015 | Technology
Damon Beres

A wise man once said, "The notion that a personal computer will set you free is appalling." Where does that leave the Apple Watch?

How Wearable Tech Is Improving Employee Productivity And Happiness

Entrepreneur | John Boitnott | Posted 04.29.2015 | World

Wearable devices are something of a darling in the mobile industry today, especially with recent smartwatch launches and new platforms for developing ...

Apple Store, Your New Destination For... Fashion Advice?

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 03.25.2015 | Style

Apple store employees, those people who magically lay on iPhone screen protectors for you, are getting tasked with doling out fashion advice now, too....

The Most Important Fashion Festival People Are Finally Starting To Talk About

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 03.19.2015 | Style

Is South by Southwest (SXSW) the new fashion week? If you took a look at the influencers, editors and bloggers who were in attendance at the five day ...

Wearable Technologies: The Need to be Scientific, Simple and Above All Philosophical

Alexandros Giannakis | Posted 04.28.2015 | Technology
Alexandros Giannakis

All the above considerations can lead to a great product, but in order to have a truly outstanding one, one needs to put something extra into it. And that is the human element in the form of a philosophy.

Will This Ring Make You More Polite?

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 02.24.2015 | Style

Nothing kills the mood quite like a cell phone at dinner. In any given restaurant you're bound to see those shiny little devices sitting on the tables...

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.

This App Identifies Your Most Toxic Friends

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.29.2015 | Technology

There are apps to track your sleep, your steps, and your pets -- but this may be the first that tells you which of your friends to cut loose.

Microsoft Exec Reveals 'Wow' Technology

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.24.2015 | Technology

Microsoft International President Jean-Philippe Courtois didn't hesitate when asked what new technology makes him say, "Wow." "We presented somet...

Excuse You, Can You Put Your Wearable Away?

Sarah Deane | Posted 03.24.2015 | Technology
Sarah Deane

As long as we've had society, we've had etiquette. There have always been "ways one should behave" in various situations, whether that is a meeting or a dinner party. Then... along came wearables, something that the etiquette books were not ready for.

Google Glass As You Know It Is Gone

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.16.2015 | Technology

The company is shutting down its "Explorer" program and halting sales of the $1,500 gadget.