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Wearable Technology

Finally! A Beautiful Piece of Wearable Tech

The Huffington Post | Katelyn Bogucki | Posted 07.16.2014 | Huffpost Code

Over the past year, several wearables devices have emerged to give people an alternative to constantly checking their mobile phones for updates. H...

Behold, The Digital Revolution That's Sweeping The Contemporary Art World

Crane.tv | Posted 07.16.2014 | Arts
Crane.tv

You don't just see The Barbican's recently opened Digital Revolution exhibition in London, you live it, breathe it, even make it.

This Armband Wants To Kill Your Computer Mouse

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 07.17.2014 | Technology

The Internet is falling hard for a new hands-free gadget that lets you control your computer without a mouse. A startup called Thalmic Labs is on t...

How the Human Voice Is Traversing Society's Wellness-Tech Frontier

Yuval Mor | Posted 07.11.2014 | Technology
Yuval Mor

A recent study by IDC, reveals that in the year 2018, the wearable technology market will see about 111.9 million wearables being used around the globe.

Why Senior Citizens Could Be The Next Frontier For Tech Companies

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.07.2014 | Fifty

As tech companies focus on becoming faster, hipper and younger with their designs, they could be missing out on huge opportunities with a growing demo...

Securing the Mobile, Wearable, Anywhere Workplace

Moti Rafalin | Posted 06.26.2014 | Business
Moti Rafalin

One day, your desk will be irrelevant. Your stop-and-go commutes will end. Your briefcase will sit empty. I'm not talking about changes that will come with your retirement. Workplace transformation is happening today, and its effects will continue to spread as new technologies enable knowledge workers to do their jobs from multiple devices and innumerable locations.

The Risks and Responsibilities of Tech Innovation

Christine Bader | Posted 06.15.2014 | Technology
Christine Bader

Do companies bear responsibility for the social risks of how consumers or buyers use their products? This question has been less explored, but is no less important.

Diamonds and Tech Are a Girl's Best Friend

iJustine | Posted 06.04.2014 | Technology
iJustine

If diamonds are a girl's best friend then Smart Jewelry is mine! In this week's episode of Hardwired I tested out some high tech smart jewelry that is both chic and functional.

Dad 2.0: Father's Day Top Tech Gift Guide

Melissa Thompson | Posted 05.29.2014 | Technology
Melissa Thompson

Give the gift of connection this Father's Day with stylish, cutting-edge tech gifts to compliment quality time with Dad. Here are 7 Dad 2.0 gift picks for 2014.

As Fitbits for Feelings Emerge, Whither Empathy?

Techonomy | Posted 05.29.2014 | Technology
Techonomy

Are we losing touch with one another? Are we sinking towards something like Roman civilization, when bloodthirsty spectators eagerly watched men fight to the death in the name of entertainment, now just on high-def screens? Or could empathy in society actually be enhanced by the capabilities of technology?

Breaking a Sweat in the Name of Technology

iJustine | Posted 05.29.2014 | Technology
iJustine

Hey Hardwired fans! This week we are promoting the second episode of my series Hardwired 2.0. Watch me try out some new workouts while testing out the latest in Performance Tech!

The T-Shirt That Talks Back

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 05.29.2014 | Style

Did you hear that? Oh, it was just my T-shirt talking. Wait, what? In a recent post in the New York Times blog, Bits, Nick Bilton gives an account ...

3 Wearable Tech Products That Are a Must-Have

Dennis Williams II | Posted 05.28.2014 | Technology
Dennis Williams II

I've come across my fair share of impractical inventions that are new to the market. But I believe that staying up to date on the up-and-coming tech creations can drastically improve your quality of life.

Back for a Second Season: Hardwired 2.0

iJustine | Posted 07.22.2014 | Technology
iJustine

Hardwired 2.0 is here! Join me for a second season profiling some of the hottest tech trends across the nation. This season I am going beyond wearable technology and showcasing a huge range of new gadgets: everything from beauty tech to 3D printing!

4 Facts That Remind Us Now Is The Time To Go Mobile-First

Nihal Mehta | Posted 07.22.2014 | Business
Nihal Mehta

If you haven't yet tackled the issue of how to make your business mobile-first, 2014 is a better time than ever before. Here are three facts to remind you that 2014 is a prime year for honing your mobile strategy.

Wear It Well to Wear It Better: Wearable Technology for Social Impact

Blair Palmer | Posted 07.20.2014 | Impact
Blair Palmer

What if wearable technology could mean the difference between life and death in emergency situations where there was no doctor, or could help track vital signs, nutrition and healthcare monitoring for those children who do not have access to regular care?

This 'Personal Space Dress' Could Help Solve All Your Public Transportation Woes

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.19.2014 | Arts

There are many imperfect aspects of riding public transportation, no matter which city you live in. Too much touching is undoubtably one of them. At t...

How Fitness Trackers Are Changing Exercise Research

Posted 05.16.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 05/16/2014 10:29 AM EDT on LiveScience The technology in fitness trackers is changing the way rese...

The World Through Google Glass

Sophia Dominguez | Posted 04.30.2014 | Technology
Sophia Dominguez

This video captures my five-week journey through Madrid, Barcelona (the only city not in this video), Paris, London, Berlin, Dubai, Goa and Mumbai t...

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.

Google's Glass Explorer Program Was A Social Experiment That Backfired

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 06.25.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

Google Glass was introduced without a clear explanation of what it was supposed to be used for. When promotional videos started to show people going a...

Anticipating Anticipatory Wearables

Shelly Palmer | Posted 06.07.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

These are early days, but powerful smartphones, high-speed broadband, cloud storage, heads-up displays, anticipatory computing and a practically limitless supply of inexpensive sensors are the right ingredients for a brave new world of wearable technology -- and it will be here in the blink of an eye.

SXSW Shingerview: Howard Handler, MLS

David Shing | Posted 05.26.2014 | Technology
David Shing

With the World Cup taking place this summer, I was excited to talk with Howard Handler, CMO of Major League Soccer at SXSW Interactive this year. Howard is a sharp dude with a unique background.

Most Wearable Devices Will Fail and the Name of the Category Will Change From Wearables to Sense-ables

Richie Etwaru | Posted 05.24.2014 | Technology
Richie Etwaru

Be sensible -- build a sense-able, not a wearable.

Bloomberg Businessweek Has Designs on You

Jennifer Raiser | Posted 05.18.2014 | San Francisco
Jennifer Raiser

The second annual Bloomberg Businessweek Design Conference was trying to simplify everything to its least common denominator, freeing up room in the mental microprocessor for the hard stuff: ideas.