12/03/2014 02:28 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

The Microsoft Band, From Jennifer Jolly (VIDEO)

USA Today Lifestyle Tech Editor Jennifer Jolly says that wearables are the next big thing in tech. The Microsoft Band is one of the newest ones on the market. Not only does it work as a fitness band, which tracks your steps, your calories, gives you exercises to do, and even tracks your sleep, but it also works as a smartwatch -- syncing to your calendar and giving you text and email alerts.

For more of Jennifer's tech advice and suggestions, view the slideshow below:

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