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FitLinxx Announces AmpStrip Wearable Heart & Activity Monitor
By: Clayton Hamshar
FitLinxx, a leading health and fitness technology provider, has announced its first foray into the consumer product industry with the AmpStrip, a revolutionary heart and activity monitor. - 11/24/2014

Epson Moverio BT-200 Gives Carnegie Mellon's Virtual Assistant Whole New Life
By: Steve Anderson
Virtual assistants aren't exactly new technology; from Siri to Cortana and beyond, the market is full of interfaces that will allow users to better make contact with the information and purposes desired. But most virtual assistants, particularly thos… - 11/24/2014

Corning Unveils Latest Version of Resilient Gorilla Glass
By: Clayton Hamshar
Corning Inc., a glass and ceramic manufacturer primarily for industrial and scientific applications, has announced Corning Gorilla Glass 4, the newest version of its resilient material designed for consumer electronics like smartphones and tablets. - 11/24/2014

Samsung Gear VR Gets Major Sound Boost From Fraunhofer Cingo
By: Steve Anderson
It's a part of virtual reality (VR) that often goes overlooked: the sound. While we often focus on the visual side of VR, looking at the graphics and how things look while in the midst of that amazing VR experience, we don't think so much about the s… - 11/21/2014

Apple Releases WatchKit for Developers
By: Oliver VanDervoort
Ever since iOS 8 was launched earlier this fall, Apple has been working on new updates that will allow a number of different functions. On Tuesday, the company announced that the WatchKit development tools are officially available to developers. This… - 11/20/2014

Do People Favor Oculus Rift over Google Glass?
By: Joe Rizzo
One thing that was made very evident to me when I attended our first annual Wearable Technology Expo in 2013 was just how much fashion plays a very important role in any field. Regardless of how functional a device or product may be, if you do not fe… - 11/18/2014

Ingenic Launches Internet of Things and Wearables Solution
By: Joe Rizzo
According to American market research, analysis and advisory firm, IDC, while we can expect to see wearable device shipment volumes reach around the 19 million units mark this year, that figure will grow considerably to about 112 million in just four… - 11/17/2014

Wearable Tech Turning to the Fashion World for Pointers
By: Oliver VanDervoort
While the technology is still pretty new, there are a number of companies viewing wearable technology as old news. In order to make the older new again, wearable tech is becoming a bit of an art form. The functionality of something like the Jawbone U… - 11/17/2014

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The Business of Wearable Computing: An Interview with Brand Finance An interview with Edgar Baum, Managing Director North America with Brand Finance, the world’s leading brand valuation and strategy consultancy. Mr. Baum specializes in marketing ROI and financially quantified brand strategy.
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