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February 27, 2017 12:35 AM G6, G5 and 5G: Everything we saw at Mobile World Congress press day

A host of new phones from LG, Huawei and Lenovo, plus two new Samsung tablets were just some of the new gear on display. The show floor for Mobile World Congress, the world's biggest showcase for wireless technology and mobile devices, doesn't officially open until Monday. But like all good trade shows, "day zero" is press conference day. The elephant 110

August 23, 2015 1:27 AM Swatch plans multiple smartwatches, but they'll be simple

Swatch has only just dipped its toes into the smartwatch waters, but it already has grand ambitions in the category. CEO Nick Hayek tells Tages-Anzeiger that next year's Touch Zero Two (due around the Rio Olympics in August) is just the start. There should be multiple smartwatches, and the company is also releasing NFC-equipped, payment-capable watches 79

April 24, 2015 11:26 PM GPS Running and Workout Tracking with Calorie Counting

Start running with the MapMyRun+ community. Log over 600 different types of workouts; record GPS-based activities to view detailed stats; connect with 400+ devices to import and analyze all your data in one place. 24/7 Activity Graph - Connect devices to view steps, sleep, workouts and more, all in one expertly designed graph. Gear Tracker - Add your athletic 72

April 24, 2015 8:51 PM GPS Walking and Step Tracking Pedometer for Calories and Weight Loss

Start walking with the MapMyWalk+ community. Record GPS-based activities to view detailed stats; connect with 400+ devices to import and analyze all your data in one place; log over 600 different activity types. 24/7 Activity Graph - Connect devices to view steps, sleep, workouts and more, all in one expertly designed graph. Gear Tracker - Add your athletic 71

April 20, 2015 2:38 PM Hi-tech Swiss Army knives: It's a bulb and a speaker

It was an old “Saturday Night Live” joke: “It's a floor wax and a dessert topping!” It's not sufficient, for example, to just be a light bulb or just camera any more. It also has to be remotely controlled from thousands of miles away and play music, watch the kids, and keep track of your appointments. It may even help you learn French. The question is do we really 78

April 4, 2015 11:00 AM 3 ways to use tech to sleep better

Nothing throws off your day like a lack of sleep the night before. It ruins your concentration, makes you impatient, cause memory lapses and worse. Over the long term, sleep deprivation can lead to depression, diabetes, hypertension and obesity. It can also be deadly. According to AAA, people who only sleep 6 to 7 hours per night are twice as likely 66

April 2, 2015 3:33 PM Smartwatches: The New Smartphones Jr.?

FOSTER CITY, Calif. — If you take a quick look at most of the smartwatches that are shipping or soon to be available, it's pretty easy to come to a simple conclusion. Most of them are trying to be a smaller, more readily accessible version of a smartphone. On the one hand, I get it. Smartphones have quickly become the most widely used and arguably the most important 59

March 26, 2015 4:00 PM Unfazed by Apple Watch, this startup is launching its own rival

But Olio Devices is doing just that today by opening up pre-orders for its upcoming smartwatch. CEO Steve Jacobs explained the gamble by saying that he doesn’t consider his company’s first product to be a “smartphone on a wrist,” but rather as a premium wristwatch with equipped with modern technology to “help you save time.” Many smartwatches already 60

March 12, 2015 6:04 PM Apple removes more wristworn fitness devices from its stores

Apple has stopped selling a number of fitness tracking devices in its stores recently, including Withings Pulse O2 Activity Tracker, and, as Re/Code reported this morning, Jawbone Up24, Nike FuelBand SE, and Mio’s wristworn heart rate tracker. Apple pulled the devices just about a month before it plans to launch its own activity tracker, the Apple Watch 88

March 11, 2015 8:50 AM Changing Enough? Expert Says Otherwise

On Monday, the Apple Watch arrived a second time, getting a more thorough launching than when it was first unveiled in September together with Apple’s new iPhones. It’s going to be out a bit later than what some had expected, as Apple confirmed an April 24 release date – that’s nearly eight months after its original debut. And while we know almost 73