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The best Apple Watch bands and straps for 2019

If you have an Apple Watch, you know how easy it is to take off the strap it came with, so why not buy yourself another one? Here, we've gathered the best Apple Watch bands we've seen so far. There's something for everyone. The post The best Apple Watch bands and straps for 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Apple Watch, Bands, Buying Guides, Straps, Accessory of the Week


Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: camera with A.I. director, robot arm assistant

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You may not be able to buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! The post Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: camera with A.I. director, robot arm assistant appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Outdoors, Mobile, Gaming, Wearables, Photography, Crowdfunding, Cars, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Kickstarter, Smart Home, Health & Fitness, Emerging Tech, Awesome tech you can't buy yet


Amazon Is Rolling Out a 'Robotic Tech Vest' to Keep Workers From Getting Hit by Robots

Amazon has begun rolling out a “new worker safety wearable” to over 25 of its locations over the past year, TechCrunch reported on Friday—namely, a “Robotic Tech Vest” that alerts robots to the location of workers within a facility in order to prevent workplace accidents.Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Wearables, Science, Technology, Safety, Automation, Robots, OSHA, E Commerce, Robotic Tech Vest


Alphabet’s health watch monitors your heart health, is approved by the FDA

A health monitoring watch being developed by Alphabet, Google's parent company, has received clearance from the FDA as a medical device. This means that the device has been found to be safe and can legally be sold in the U.S. The post Alphabet’s health watch monitors your heart health, is approved by the FDA appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Health, Wearables, News, Trends, Fda, Alphabet, Verily, Alphabet Google, Heart Monitoring


Here are some common AirPods problems, and how to fix them

Apple’s AirPods are among the best fully wireless earbuds we’ve seen, but they’re not perfect. If you’re having trouble, take a look at our guide to the most common problems and what you can do to fix them. The post Here are some common AirPods problems, and how to fix them appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Home Theater, AirPods, Apple AirPods, Fully Wireless Earbuds


Alphabet’s Verily scores FDA clearance for its ECG monitor

Big week for Google wearable news — which, honestly, is not a phrase I expected to write in 2019. But a day after the company announced an agreement to purchase Fossil’s wearable technology for $40 million, Alphabet-owned research group Verily just scored FDA clearance for its electrocardiogram (ECG) technology. The clearance pertains specifically to the company’s Study Watch. The device, which was announced back in 2017, shouldn’t be confused with the company’s more consumer-facing Wear OS ...
Tags: Apple, Health, Google, Wearables, Tech, Fda, Verily


Ressence Type2 smartwatch is crowned the king of clever

Clever meets clockwork on eye-catching tick-tocke
Tags: Wearables


Swatchpay: Everything you need to know

Swatch has announced its Swatchpay technology is now available in Switzerland, enabling mobile payments from your Swatch watch. It works in a similar way to Apple Pay and Google Pay. Here's everything about it. The post Swatchpay: Everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Google, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Switzerland, Swatchpay


REI slashes prices on Suunto, Garmin, and Fitbit Versa smartwatches

Though fitness trackers and smartwatches can get pretty pricey, REI is offering some sweet discounts on top brands. Right now, you can get a new smartwatch from Fitbit, Suunto, and Garmin for up to 35 percent off its normal price. The post REI slashes prices on Suunto, Garmin, and Fitbit Versa smartwatches appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Garmin, Health & Fitness, Suunto Garmin, Fitbit Suunto


Maybe Now Google Can Stop Dragging Its Dang Feet on a Pixel Watch

Google announced plans today to acquire a portion of Fossil’s smartwatch technology for $40 million. As part of the deal, Google will also get a portion of Fossil Group’s research and development team. It’s not exactly clear at this moment what specific tech Google is shelling out for—but the acquisition paradoxically…Read more...
Tags: Google, Wearables, Science, Smartwatches, Fossil, Fossil Group, But Do I Want A Hybrid Pixel Watch Nope


Google is buying mysterious smartwatch tech from The Fossil Group for $40 million

Google is about to step up its smartwatch game. The company has agreed to buy an unnamed smartwatch technology from The Fossil Group for a hefty $40 million. Considering the acquisition, it's clear Google is serious about smartwatches. The post Google is buying mysterious smartwatch tech from The Fossil Group for $40 million appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Business, Trends, Breaking News, Fossil, Fossil Group, Wear OS


Omron HeartGuide brings blood pressure monitoring to your wrist

High blood pressure leads to heart attacks, strokes, and many other health problems, so it's important to keep an eye on. Omron's HeartGuide is a fitness tracking watch that can also monitor your blood pressure from your wrist. The post Omron HeartGuide brings blood pressure monitoring to your wrist appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Blood Pressure, Omron, Omron Healthcare, Omron HeartGuide


Swatch and Mastercard team up for on-the-wrist, on-the-go mobile payments

Swatch has announced its Swatchpay technology is now available in Switzerland, enabling mobile payments from your Swatch watch. It works in a similar way to Apple Pay and Google Pay. Here's everything about it. The post Swatch and Mastercard team up for on-the-wrist, on-the-go mobile payments appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Google, Mobile, Wearables, China, Trends, Switzerland, Mastercard, Swatch, Swatchpay


Hands-free H. Moser & Cie watch takes minimalism to the max

Swiss Alp Watch Concept Black uses your ears, not its hands, to tell the time
Tags: Wearables, Moser, CIE, Alp Watch Concept Black


Apple reportedly looking to subsidize Watch with Medicare plans

If nothing else, the addition of ECG/EKG reinforced Apple’s commitment to evolving the Watch into a serious medical device. The company has long looked to bring its best selling wearable to various health insurance platforms, and according to a new report, it’s reaching out to multiple private Medicare plans in hopes of subsidizing the product. If Medicare companies bite, the move would make the $279+ tracker much more successful for older users. Along with electrocardiograph functionality, l...
Tags: Apple, Health, Wearables, Tech, Medicare, National Institutes of Health, Apple Watch


How to switch TicHealth to Google Fit on the Mobvoi TicWatch C2 and TicWatch Pro

The Mobvoi TicWatch C2 and TicWatch Pro are both much-loved and feature-packed watches, and they offer excellent fitness tracking. Recently, Mobvoi has switched out Google Fit for TicHealth, but you can switch them back. Here's how. The post How to switch TicHealth to Google Fit on the Mobvoi TicWatch C2 and TicWatch Pro appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Google Fit, Mobvoi, Wear OS, Ticwatch Pro, Ticwatch C2


Walmart slashes prices on the Fitbit Versa smartwatch and Charge 3

We are officially halfway through January, and for a lot of us, that means the struggle to stick to our New Year's resolutions is in full force. Walmart is offering some great discounts on Fitbits to help you stay on track. The post Walmart slashes prices on the Fitbit Versa smartwatch and Charge 3 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Walmart, Health & Fitness


Withings Move ECG hands-on review

The Apple Watch Series 4 starts at $400, and while it’s feature-packed, the highlight function is the electrocardiogram, which has the potential to save lives. Withings’ new Move ECG has the same capability but at a fraction of the cost. The post Withings Move ECG hands-on review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Wearables, Withings, Trends, Fitness Trackers, CES 2019, Withings Move ECG


Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: heat-powered watches, phone cases with reflexes

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You may not be able to buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! The post Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: heat-powered watches, phone cases with reflexes appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Outdoors, Mobile, Gaming, Wearables, Photography, Crowdfunding, Cars, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Kickstarter, Smart Home, Health & Fitness, Emerging Tech, Awesome tech you can't buy yet


It’s time to check out the best Apple Watch deals for January 2019

The Apple Watch has surged to prominence in recent years. If you're in the market for an iOS wearable, we've sniffed out the best Apple Watch deals available right now for all three models of this great smartwatch. The post It’s time to check out the best Apple Watch deals for January 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Apple Watch deals, Apple Watch Series


The best Apple Watch deals for January 2019

The Apple Watch has surged to prominence in recent years. If you're in the market for an iOS wearable, we've sniffed out the best Apple Watch deals available right now for all three models of this great smartwatch. The post The best Apple Watch deals for January 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Apple Watch deals, Apple Watch Series


Before buying a Fitbit or Apple Watch, check out these fitness trackers under $50

Fitbit and Apple Watch are top of the line when it comes to fitness trackers but if you want to save, we have alternatives. If 2019 is the year you keep track of your health and budget your expenses, then take a look at these fitness trackers under $50. The post Before buying a Fitbit or Apple Watch, check out these fitness trackers under $50 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Apple Watch, Health & Fitness


Garmin VivoActive 3 Music 4G LTE Verizon hands-on review

Garmin takes its already great VivoActive 3 Music fitness smartwatch and adds a 4G LTE connection, courtesy of Verizon. The watch now has streaming music, independent GPS, and best of all, SMS support and various safety features. We’ve tried the watch out at CES 2019. The post Garmin VivoActive 3 Music 4G LTE Verizon hands-on review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Verizon, Wearables, Trends, Garmin, Health & Fitness, 4G LTE, vivoactive 3 Music, Ces2019


Think this smartwatch doesn’t have a screen? Think again

This looks like a regular chronograph watch, but it holds a secret: It's really a smartwatch and even has a hidden screen, which is revealed only when you need it. We took a closer look at CES 2019. The post Think this smartwatch doesn’t have a screen? Think again appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Wearables, Smartwatch, Trends, Hybrid, CES 2019, Ces2019, Oskron


Mobvoi Ticwatch S2 and E2 hands-on preview

Mobvoi is known to offer excellent, low-priced Wear OS smartwatches. At CES 2019, the company unveiled new entries into its Express and Sport range -- the Ticwatch E2 and Ticwatch S2. The post Mobvoi Ticwatch S2 and E2 hands-on preview appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Wearables, Trends, Mobvoi, CES 2019, Ticwatch E2, Ticwatch S2, Mobvoi Ticwatch


I Tried Really Hard to Rip These Incredibly Tough Pantyhose and Failed Miserably

There’s a lot wrong with women’s fashion, but torn stockings rank pretty high on the list of annoying quirks I’ve just learned to shut up and deal with. Seriously, anything will tear pantyhose. Is your toenail hideously long? Tear. Did you walk too close to a sharp table edge? Giant hole in your thigh. Did you simply…Read more...
Tags: Wearables, Science, Ces, CES 2019, Sheertex


Digital Trends Top Tech of CES 2019 Award Winners

5G. A.I. Voice assistants. Metaverse. Yes, metaverse. CES 2019 slathered on the buzzwords thick and heavy, but beneath the breathless hype and bluster, there were amazing products to back it up, too. Except metaverse. C’mon Nissan, you just made that up. We saw laptops thin enough to disappear in a backpack, TVs that magically unroll […] The post Digital Trends Top Tech of CES 2019 Award Winners appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Gaming, Wearables, Photography, News, Cars, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Smart Home, Nissan, Health & Fitness, Emerging Tech, Digital Trends Top Tech, CES 2019


The best CES 2019 health gadgets combat stress, pain, and more

We can all use some help with our health and CES 2019 was packed with intriguing devices designed to combat pain and stress, help you monitor blood pressure, reduce tinnitus, and care for the sick or elderly. The post The best CES 2019 health gadgets combat stress, pain, and more appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Stress, Features, Blood Pressure, Back Pain, Health & Fitness, Emerging Tech, Tinnitus, Health Devices, CES 2019


Beddr SleepTuner hands-on preview

Get past the fact you’ll be in bed with a sensor on your forehead, and the Beddr SleepTuner may be the first step in curing your sleep problems and improving your overall health. The post Beddr SleepTuner hands-on preview appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Sleep Apnea, Sleep Tracking, Beddr, SleepTuner