Is Wearability the Next Mobility?

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Applying that principle back to AR, could wearability be the next era’s mobility? With the wearability principle in mind, Ostendo is betting on a sleeker form factor for AR glasses that emerge and scale in the near-term as a function of mainstream consumer viability.

Data Dive: Wearables’ Hot Streak Continues

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As we continue to examine , wearables are AR’s forbear, in that they will condition consumers to wear sensors on their bodies. Meanwhile, wearables are further propelled by tech-giant motivations. Wearables: Paving the Way for AR Glasses.

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Will Wearables Pave the Way For AR?

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But another device class could have a greater impact towards that same end: wearables. This possibility is amplified as wearables continue to be one of the fastest-growing consumer tech segments. Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? But wearables have been resilient , as noted.

Will Wearables Pave the Way For AR?

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But another device class could have a greater impact towards that same end: wearables. This possibility is amplified as wearables continue to be one of the fastest-growing consumer tech segments. Then there’s Facebook, where wearables support AR glasses ambitions.

Best wearables of CES 2021: Fossil, Amazfit, Vuzix, and more

Digital Trends

The annual CES show is always great for wearables, and CES 2021 is no exception, spoiling us with several new smartwatches, and new pairs of smart glasses. Mobile Wearables best wearables ces 2021 ces 2021 best of

Wearables Trend Up Despite Downturn

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As we continue to examine , wearables are AR’s forbear, in that they will condition consumers to wear sensors on their bodies. Meanwhile, wearables are further propelled by tech-giant motivations. As noted, this revenue reconciliation is just one task that wearables have at Apple.

Your wearables can soon help contact trace coronavirus outbreaks

Digital Trends

News Wearables bluetooth contact tracing Coronavirus wearablesThe move could make it easier to track the virus' spread.

Way more than watches: Where wearables are going

Digital Trends

Next-gen wearables will be much more than watches. Features Health & Fitness Wearables Apple Watch Forerunner 945 Garmin Oura smart rings Time Kettle wearablesThey'll help us train our bodies, stay healthy, and give us amazing new powers. Here’s what’s coming.

Myzone’s new fitness wearable uses 2 heart rate sensors for ultimate accuracy

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The Myzone MZ-Switch is a fitness wearable which can be worn on your wrist, arm, or chest, and uses either a PPG or an ECG heart rate sensor for accuracy. Health & Fitness Mobile News Wearables MyZone MZ Switch

Scientists Have Created a Recyclable, Self-Healing Wearable That Could One Day Power Gadgets

GizModo VR

No one wants their gadget to have crappy battery life, but it’s particularly annoying with wearables. Scientists have figured out how to build a wearable thermoelectric generator… Read more.

These Are the Wearables That Stood Out at CES 2021

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Usually, when people think of wearables, their mind conjures an image of a smartwatch. But at CES, wearables are a much, much broader category. ces 2021 wearables smartwatches taint bandaid smart glasses smart masks open ear audio

Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part VI: Snap

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Wearables Wars” is AR Insider’s mini-series that examines how today’s wearables will pave the way and prime consumer markets for AR glasses. Each installment will profile a different tech leader’s moves and motivations in wearables.

Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part III: Google

AR Insider

Wearable Wars” is AR Insider’s mini-series that examines how today’s wearables will pave the way and prime consumer markets for AR glasses. Each installment will profile a different tech leader’s moves and motivations in wearables.

Wearables don’t work the same on dark skin. It’s time to change that

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Features Mobile Wearables black history month 2021 wearablesIs the heart rate sensor on your smartwatch accurate? Research has shown skin tone may affect whether it is, and companies have responded to the challenge.

Apple Fires the Latest Shot in the Wearables Wars

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Wearable Wars” is AR Insider’s mini-series that examines how today’s wearables will pave the way and prime consumer markets for AR glasses. Each installment will profile a different tech leader’s moves and motivations in wearables.

Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part V: Apple

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Wearable Wars” is AR Insider’s mini-series that examines how today’s wearables will pave the way and prime consumer markets for AR glasses. Each installment will profile a different tech leader’s moves and motivations in wearables.

ARtillery Briefs, Episode 44: Wearables Pave the Way for AR

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But another device class could have an equal or greater impact towards that same end: wearables. The above factors are amplified as wearables continue to be one of the fastest-growing consumer tech segments. Then there’s Facebook, where wearables support AR glasses ambitions.

Begun, The Wearables Wars Have

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The wearables sector is approaching an inflection point. But before going into the AR implications, let’s step back and look at the activity in the broader wearables sector. Wearables sales this year are projected to hit $41 billion, up 28 percent from $32 billion last year. Google meanwhile acquired Fitbit to buttress its wearables play. As we’ve examined , it’s leaning into wearables as a near-term diversification play and long-term succession plan.

Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part II: Microsoft

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Wearable Wars” is AR Insider’s mini-series that examines how today’s wearables will pave the way and prime consumer markets for AR glasses. Each installment will profile a different tech leader’s moves and motivations in wearables.

Kat VR Updates Wearable Locomotion System With KAT Loco S

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KAT VR announced the Kat Loco S today, an updated model of their wearable locomotion system, which is available to order now. The Loco system provides users with wearable tracking pucks that allow the bottom half of your body to be tracked and used as an input method in VR.

What to expect in mobile at CES 2021: Galaxy S21, more foldables, new wearables

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Here's what you can expect to see in the world of smartphones, tablets, and wearables at the show. Mobile News ces 2021 ces 2021 pre show wearablesCES 2021 is rapidly approaching.

The best smart rings: The next frontier for wearable tech

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The future of wearables may reside on your finger as opposed to your wrist. Buying Guides Mobile Wearables NFC Ring oura ring smart rings wearablesHere are our favorite smart rings.

Are Wearables Accurate at Detecting Calorie Burn?

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calories health wearables fitness trackingIt’s easy to attribute omnipotence to one’s devices. I’d hate to know what my iPhone knows about me. That said, there are still aspects of existence that Silicon Valley has yet to quantify (though not, I’m sure, for lack of trying).

Gatorade Created a Wearable Patch That Tells You How Much Gatorade to Drink

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If you thought wearable devices were limited to smartwatches and AR glasses, that’s just the tip of the iceberg. gatorade pepsico sweat perspiration dietary supplements wearable technology biology branches of biology sports drink ion channel florida gators

Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part IV: Bose

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Wearable Wars” is AR Insider’s mini-series that examines how today’s wearables will pave the way and prime consumer markets for AR glasses. Each installment will profile a different tech leader’s moves and motivations in wearables.

EWTS Shines a Light on Enterprise XR and Wearables

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Like so many conferences and summits in the last few months, the event for enterprise XR and wearables went entirely digital – this one with its own custom-built platform to promote the professional networking that the summit is known for. Why Enterprise XR and Wearables?

Haptics-Heavy Wearable Feelbelt Completes Crowdfunding, Accepts Preorders

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Some controllers incorporate haptics but incorporating the technology into wearable devices is the next step that some producers are exploring. There are a couple of competitors in the haptic wearables field. The only wearable with more touch-points is the $685 SoundShirt.

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This wearable device tests food for allergens

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More about Mashable Video , Wearables , Allergy , Food Allergies , and Future Blink. Mashable Video Wearables Allergy Food Allergies Future BlinkThe Allergy Amulet claims to detect target ingredients within seconds while doubling as a fashion accessory. Read more.

Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part I: Amazon

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Wearable Wars” is AR Insider’s mini-series that examines how today’s wearables will pave the way and prime consumer markets for AR glasses. Each installment will profile a different tech leader and their respective moves and motivations in wearables. .

Dating Is Bad Enough Without Adding Wearables to the Mix

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For instance, researchers are studying to see if wearables can identify infectious diseases, and on a more personal level, you can measure the effects of your own fitness routine. all i want for christmas is an end to crappy commercials smartwatches gadgets heart rate consumer tech wearables

Will Apple’s Wearables Success Accelerate AR?

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Specifically, the stellar performance of wearables could signal Apple’s continued financial motivations to lessen revenue dependence on a maturing iPhone. Meanwhile, the story is the opposite for wearables, as that division is on its way up.

Facebook Teases Futuristic Wrist-Based Wearable That Will Let You Control AR With Your Mind

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Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part VII: Facebook

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Wearables Wars” is AR Insider’s mini-series that examines how today’s wearables will pave the way and prime consumer markets for AR glasses. Each installment will profile a different tech leader’s moves and motivations in wearables. That brings us back to wearables.

OnePlus launches its first wearable, but it’s not a smartwatch

Digital Trends

OnePlus has introduced its first wearable device, and rather than a smartwatch, it has leapt into the world of low-cost fitness trackers with the OnePlus Band. Mobile News Wearables fitness tracker oneplus oneplus band

TCL's Wearable Display will finally be available later this year

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After years of prototypes, TCL's Wearable Display will finally be available for purchase later this year. More about Ces , Wearables , Tcl , Tech , and Consumer Tech. Ces Wearables Tcl Tech Consumer Tech

TCL Wearable Display squeezes a giant HD TV into a pair of sunglasses

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TCL has been working on its Wearable Display smartglasses tech for some time. News ces 2021 wearablesAt CES 2021, it finally showed off the model it plans to ship.

A blood-pressure sensor is the holy grail for wearables. Valencell has one

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Biometric company Valencell says it can measure your blood pressure from your wrists and fingers and ears with PPGs, truly transforming our wearable devices. News Wearables blood pressure ces 2021 hypertension Tech For Change valencell