Qualcomm’s powerful new smartwatch chip may kickstart a wearable revival
Qualcomm’s powerful new smartwatch chip may kickstart a wearable revival

Qualcomm will release a new smartwatch processing platform later this year, which it says will make wearables smaller, with improved features, and better battery life. Touchscreen smartwatches are in desperate need of a...

May 9th, 6:21 am
The best fitness trackers
The best fitness trackers

Looking for your first fitness tracker, or an upgrade to the one you're already wearing? There are plenty of the wrist-worn gadgets available from companies like Garmin, Apple, and Fitbit but it's hard to know which are...

May 5th, 8:20 am
As Wear OS ticks to a stop, Google needs to wind it back up
As Wear OS ticks to a stop, Google needs to wind it back up

Google’s Wear OS should be competing with the Apple Watch, but instead it has been left to stagnate without useful new features, or even any attention at Google I/O. Wear OS can be saved, and there are companies out there...

May 19th, 6:39 am
With ChroMorphous technology, clothes may soon change color with a tap of a phone
With ChroMorphous technology, clothes may soon change color with a tap of a phone

Developed by a team of research scientists at the College of Optics and Photonics at The University of Central Florida, ChroMorphous technology allows users to control and switch up the pattern on a fabric using a mobile app.

May 15th, 9:21 am
Bill Gates and Larry Page pledge $12 million to universal flu vaccine
Bill Gates and Larry Page pledge $12 million to universal flu vaccine

Two of the biggest names in tech have joined forces to help bring an end to the flu. Bill Gates and Larry Page have pledged $12 million to researchers working to develop a universal vaccine for the flu.

April 30th, 3:59 pm
Surfers can check the tide on their wrist with Nixon’s Base Tide Pro
Surfers can check the tide on their wrist with Nixon’s Base Tide Pro

Whether you're an amateur or a pro, the Base Tide Pro is designed to provide you with accurate tide height, tide time, sunrise, and sunset information so that you can spend less time searching for waves and more time surfing.

May 12th, 12:35 pm
There’s a Wear OS alternative called AsteroidOS that you can install now
There’s a Wear OS alternative called AsteroidOS that you can install now

Starting to get a little tired of playing with the same software on your smartwatch? Turns out you have an open-source option, Linux-based smartwatch OS called AsteroidOS has just launched for a selection of watches.

May 17th, 1:13 pm
Here is everything you need to know about the Fitbit Versa
Here is everything you need to know about the Fitbit Versa

In March, Fitbit unveiled the Fitbit Versa -- a fully featured smartwatch masquerading as a fitness tracker. Featuring a style similar to the Apple Watch, the Versa plants its flag as the successor to Fitbit's Blaze and...

May 7th, 9:37 am
The time is right to take advantage of these Apple Watch deals for May 2018
The time is right to take advantage of these Apple Watch deals for May 2018

The Apple Watch has surged to prominence in recent years. If you're in the market for an iOS wearable, we've sniffed out the best Apple Watch deals available right now for all three models of this great smartwatch.

May 1st, 8:05 am
Can a $500 nerve zapper help you lose weight? We tried the Modius headset
Can a $500 nerve zapper help you lose weight? We tried the Modius headset

Is it possible to lose weight and speed up your metabolism without changing your diet or exercise regime by stimulating the right part of your brain? We tried out the Modius headset, which promises to do exactly that, to...

May 15th, 6:21 am
What to expect at Google I/O 2018: Android P, Google Assistant, and more
What to expect at Google I/O 2018: Android P, Google Assistant, and more

The start of Google's annual I/O conference is just days away. But what can you expect? With Android P, Google Assistant, Android Auto, and more on the list, here's what we think will be there, and how you can watch it.

May 3rd, 2:05 pm
How to change Google Assistant’s voice on your Android or Apple phone
How to change Google Assistant’s voice on your Android or Apple phone

Google has expanded the number of extra voices available to U.S. Google Assistant users, so you can pick between a number of different options. Find out exactly how to change your Google Assistant's voice with our easy guide.

May 14th, 4:20 pm
Stimulating brains with lasers can create ‘Matrix’-like false experiences
Stimulating brains with lasers can create ‘Matrix’-like false experiences

At the University of California, researchers have been busy exploring ways to project holograms directly into the brain. Think of it like 'Inception' meets next-generation healthcare.

May 13th, 9:20 am
Make some time for the best smartwatch deals out there right now
Make some time for the best smartwatch deals out there right now

Smartwatches have come a long way since their humble beginnings, and now is the time to buy one if you haven't already. We've rounded up the best smartwatch deals available right now.

April 30th, 3:59 pm
Boosted 2 Dual+ electric longboard review
Boosted 2 Dual+ electric longboard review

After riding around on the new Boosted 2 Dual+ for the past few weeks, we’re convinced you can’t find a smoother electric longboard on the market right now.

May 14th, 1:05 am
The best fitness trackers for women
The best fitness trackers for women

Historically, fitness trackers were made with a men's wrists in mind, featuring large bands with big, clunky designs. Thankfully, more smartwatch brands have started catering to women, offering smaller sizes and more...

May 13th, 9:20 am
Solos smart glasses’ head-up display lets runners, cyclists keep eyes on road
Solos smart glasses’ head-up display lets runners, cyclists keep eyes on road

Solos smart glasses are a wearable device that feature a head-up display for runners and cyclists to safely track workout metrics and data at a glance without having to look at another device.

May 7th, 1:21 pm
A comprehensive guide to each waterproof Fitbit
A comprehensive guide to each waterproof Fitbit

Fitness trackers have evolved drastically in recent years. These days, you wear it around the clock, letting it monitor what you eat, how you sleep, and how active you are. As such, you may want a waterproof fitness...

May 8th, 2:06 pm
The best trekking poles
The best trekking poles

An essential tool for day hiking, backpacking, snowshoeing, and mountaineering, here are our picks for the best trekking poles with picks from industry mainstays like Black Diamond and Gossamer Gear. So no matter if you're...

May 10th, 12:49 pm
Start your fitness journey with the best Fitbit deals for April 2018
Start your fitness journey with the best Fitbit deals for April 2018

If you're ready to kick-start your fitness regimen (or just take your current one to the next level), we've created a quick rundown of the best, most current Fitbit deals to help you decide which one is best for you.

April 30th, 3:59 pm
Doctors successfully perform the world’s first robot-assisted spinal surgery
Doctors successfully perform the world’s first robot-assisted spinal surgery

What kind of surgeon do you call in when you’re dealing with an incredibly complex, rare procedure involving a cancerous tumor which affects just one in 1 million people each year? A robot one.

May 9th, 5:19 pm
Zerotie footwear hopes you never have to touch your shoelaces again
Zerotie footwear hopes you never have to touch your shoelaces again

Zerotie shoes incorporate a unique mechanical in the heel that uses a wheel that is turned in order to tighten or loosen the laces without the wearer ever having to touch them at any time.

May 3rd, 2:05 pm
Studio’s new running app takes its workout show on the road
Studio’s new running app takes its workout show on the road

Studio is a running app for iOS that allows users to join virtual running groups and classes anytime and anywhere, providing motivation and feedback while competing against other runners from around the world.

May 2nd, 12:50 pm
Here’s all the best gear and gadgetry you can snag for $50 or less
Here’s all the best gear and gadgetry you can snag for $50 or less

With the price of tech constantly in flux, everyone is on the lookout for quality on the cheap. Whether you're looking for a fitness tracker or a means of capturing photos from above, here's the best tech under $50.

May 2nd, 7:04 pm
Strava versus MapMyRun
Strava versus MapMyRun

With so many running applications to select from, it's tough to know which might have the exact set of features and benefits you're looking for. To help, we pitted Strava versus MayMyRun to see which popular fitness app...

May 2nd, 7:05 am
Experimental contact lenses could have you shooting lasers from your eyes
Experimental contact lenses could have you shooting lasers from your eyes

Researchers at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland are developing ultrathin contact lenses capable of firing laser beams. Here's why the tech has the potential to be incredibly useful.

May 2nd, 2:04 pm
The best heart rate monitor watches and fitness trackers
The best heart rate monitor watches and fitness trackers

Wrist-based heart rate monitors helped fitness enthusiasts ditch those bulky and uncomfortable chest strap monitors but which offers the best bang for the buck? To help, we've sifted through what's available to find five...

May 1st, 2:04 pm
Lumos smart bike helmet adds Apple Watch turn-signal support and more
Lumos smart bike helmet adds Apple Watch turn-signal support and more

The Lumos smart cycling helmet has been updates with Apple Watch support, allowing users to make hand signals indicating which way they are turning and have the helmet activate blinking lights in the appropriate direction.

May 1st, 2:04 pm
7 Ways we’ll interact with computers in the future
7 Ways we’ll interact with computers in the future

Put down your mouse! Here are seven of the ways we’ll interact with computers in the decades to come. From voice control to brain interfaces, get ready to meet the future of interfaces.

May 6th, 8:20 am
The best cheap fitness trackers of 2018
The best cheap fitness trackers of 2018

We've compiled a list of the best cheap fitness trackers currently on the market. No matter if you're looking for something stylish, simple, or just aren't willing to dish out the kind cash necessary for a high-end model,...

April 30th, 3:59 pm