Wearables

Google job listing hints the company is planning a big wearables expansion

oWhNwJXWhSbL8obctiGXBU 1200 80

Even though Google said in late 2018 that it wouldn’t be releasing a Google Pixel Watch anytime soon, the company seems to be putting a big focus on making own-brand wearable devices. According to a new job listing, Google is in the process of looking for a Vice President of Hardware Engineering for Wearables. Although …

Google job listing hints the company is planning a big wearables expansion Read More »

7 best wearables of CES 2019: the top smartwatches and more from the show

j8oFbjgGrCfP4YRS4yNT6F 1200 80

CES 2019 certainly hasn’t disappointed for new TVs, laptops or generally strange tech, and it has been a particularly strong year for wearables too. Smartwatches, fitness trackers and all the other gadgets we’re now sticking to our bodies were scattered around the show, and we got to try out lots of them. Here we’re going …

7 best wearables of CES 2019: the top smartwatches and more from the show Read More »

7 wearables to look out for in 2019

v2hNz3i3Dps4au8oRuYDaW 1200 80

The world of wearables continues to grow and improve as smartwatches get smarter, fitness trackers track even more and augmented and virtual reality headsets blur the lines between fantasy and real life even further.  So what can we expect for 2019? Predictions suggest over 245 million wearables will be sold next year. Judging by the …

7 wearables to look out for in 2019 Read More »

A New Battery Can Be Stitched Into Clothes to Power Wearables

battery stitch clothing biosensors 1200x628

Who Are You Wearing? A bendable, thread-like battery could power next-generation wearables — and you can sew it into an item of clothing like any other piece of embroidery. One use for the battery system, which is the brainchild of University of Massachusetts Amherst chemist Trisha Andrew: giving people with diabetes a discreet way to power devices that monitor blood sugar levels. …

A New Battery Can Be Stitched Into Clothes to Power Wearables Read More »