Tag Archives: smartwatch

Acer’s $139 fitness watch promises to monitor your stamina

Acer is adding to its stable of quirky fitness trackers that measure unusual health metrics with the newly unveiled Leap Ware. It follows the company's Liquid Leap lineup, which offered continuous heart-rate monitoring and stress-measuring for less t…

Originally posted here:
Acer’s $139 fitness watch promises to monitor your stamina

Share/Save/Bookmark

Michael Kors taps your Instagram feed to beautify your smartwatch

Last month, Michael Kors announced a “My Social” app that lets you tap into your Instagram feed for watch face backgrounds. Today, the company is sharing a video that shows exactly how you'll do that and why you might want the feature. That is, if yo…

See the original post here:
Michael Kors taps your Instagram feed to beautify your smartwatch

Share/Save/Bookmark

The ZTE Quartz is an affordable intro to Android Wear 2.0

ZTE has made a name for itself by selling affordable smartphones that are best described as “not bad.” Now, the company is extending its “affordable premium” philosophy to Android Wear watches with the Quartz — a sub-$200 wearable running Google's n…

View original post here:
The ZTE Quartz is an affordable intro to Android Wear 2.0

Share/Save/Bookmark

Alphabet starts collecting health info to better predict disease

It didn't take long for Alphabet's Verily to get its watch-based health study off the ground. The life sciences company has launched its 4-year research initiative, Baseline, to potentially spot early signs of diseases before obvious symptoms appear….

Read the original:
Alphabet starts collecting health info to better predict disease

Share/Save/Bookmark

Verizon’s Android Wear 2.0 watch goes on sale May 11th

Verizon's Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch broke from cover back in February with an scheduled launch for March. Well, that didn't happen. Today, the wireless carrier announced that its Wear24 device would go on sale both in stores and online May 11th. If…

See original here:
Verizon’s Android Wear 2.0 watch goes on sale May 11th

Share/Save/Bookmark