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9 Travel Trends That Refuse to Go Away

Shermans Travel | Posted 11.19.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

Space travel. Bitcoin payments. Suites on airplanes. Some trends just keeping popping up on our news feeds time and time again. Some of these are fantastic and others... not so much.

Finally Live The Life You've Always Wanted With Wearables!

Chuck Nyren | Posted 11.17.2014 | Fifty
Chuck Nyren

Google Nose will filter out any unpleasant scents, like rotten garbage or steamed Brussels sprouts. Google Mouth will automatically close if you try to eat something you shouldn't, like rotten garbage or steamed Brussels sprouts.

6 Fitness Trends for 2015 That Have the Experts Buzzing

BurnThis | Posted 11.13.2014 | Healthy Living
BurnThis

The result was an incredibly thoughtful and well-informed discussion about what healthful living looks like today and what it will look like tomorrow. Here are some key themes to look out for in 2015 according to the experts.

Never Leave The Hospital! Health Tech Wearables, Implanted Chips

Chuck Nyren | Posted 11.04.2014 | Fifty
Chuck Nyren

I'm having issues. I'm worried that the medical industry might want me to worry too much about my health. A little worry is good. But constant worry? It seems as if they want me to think of nothing else but my vital signs for the rest of my life.

5 Ways The Internet Will Revolutionize Work And Play By 2025

Fast Company | Ben Schiller | Posted 10.28.2014 | World

For all the ways the Internet has changed how we live and work over the last 20 years, there are still plenty of areas it hasn't touched, and plenty m...

Timothy Stenovec

Fitbit Unveils Three New Devices After Recall Debacle

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.30.2014 | Technology

Fitbit is trying again. More than nine months after recalling the Fitbit Force following complaints that the activity tracker was irritating and b...

5 Reasons I Love Wearables

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 10.23.2014 | 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.

How Google Glass Will Transform Healthcare [Slideshare]

Vala Afshar | Posted 10.17.2014 | Technology
Vala Afshar

How Google Glass Will Change Healthcare from Vala Afshar "It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see." - Henry David Thoreau Wh...

How Google Glass Apps Showcase the Potential of Wearable Educational Technology

Brad Spirrison | Posted 10.17.2014 | Technology
Brad Spirrison

It's unclear whether this high profile focus on wearable computing will come anywhere close to matching the success of Google's Android operating system.

Retail Goes Social With Wearables

Evan Tann | Posted 10.15.2014 | Technology
Evan Tann

Wearables will shape the next-generation retail experience by creating a uniquely social opportunity for businesses to educate and influence shoppers and, in turn, drive higher sales. Wearables will bring the brick-and-mortar shopping experience back in vogue.

Why I Started a Wearable Device Company

Will.i.am | Posted 10.22.2014 | Technology
Will.i.am

My new venture in consumer tech and wearables gives me a way to demonstrate and justify why kids should take an interest in STEM education, to walk the walk vs. just talk.

Wearable Tech: From Smartphones to Smart Living

Whitney Fishman | Posted 10.02.2014 | Media
Whitney Fishman

Wearable technologies, such as glasses, watches, fitness trackers, sleeping monitors, and other devices, are quickly revealing themselves to be the newest evolution of mobility and location marketing.

Australian Startup Sets Style Standard for Wearable Tech

Amy Cummins | Posted 11.15.2014 | Technology
Amy Cummins

A new Australian tech startup called Linou is aiming to achieve what larger companies have not in making tech fashion both functional and appealing, while also forgoing the use of plastics and other harmful materials.

The Future Of Fashion Is The Selfie Hat

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 09.13.2014 | Weird News

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a selfie hat. Designed by Christian Cowan-Sanluis and tech product group Acer, the sparkling pink, wide-brim headg...

The Scary Apple Watch Feature No One Is Talking About

HuffPost Live | Posted 09.12.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

There’s a scary feature on the Apple Watch that no one seems to be talking about. In its elaborate press conference on Tuesday, complete with an...

Wearing The News Could Be The Next Big Thing

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 08.11.2014 | Media

You can already clean with the news, eat the news and wipe with the news. And now, new technology is allowing you to wear the news too. Several new...

Dances With Google Glass

Carla Escoda | Posted 10.08.2014 | Technology
Carla Escoda

Perhaps the outrage over Google Glass will finally provoke a radical shift in our culture of surveillance, with consumers spurring tech companies to innovate in ways that reinforce civil society, and regulators who vigorously back consumers.

The Pedometer For Your Penis

The Huffington Post | Carina Kolodny | Posted 08.18.2014 | Technology

Wearable technology is already changing the way we understand sleep and fitness. But up until now, nothing on offer has changed the way we think about...

This Smart Gemstone Cap Is The Mood Ring Of The Future

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.07.2014 | Arts

It's been quite a while since we've encountered a mood ring, that glorious '90s trinket that claims to change color according to the wearer's mood -- ...

Betting On Teens In Wearable Tech

Carrie Yury | Posted 09.30.2014 | Technology
Carrie Yury

Tapping into and extending imagination, and engaging social behavior, wearable technology for teens could have a huge impact on the teen-focused gaming and entertainment industries.

Finally! A Beautiful Piece of Wearable Tech

The Huffington Post | Katelyn Bogucki | Posted 08.10.2014 | Huffpost Code

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

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

Crane.tv | Posted 10.21.2014 | 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 09.09.2014 | 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...