Tag "wearables"

Tourism – techy trends to watch

March 9, 2018

Leading data and analytics company, GlobalData has released a report ‘Technology Trends in Travel and Tourism’. It found that travel companies are using various technologies

Aussies love their Apples

February 20, 2018

Leading technology research firm Telsyte says 4.8 million smartphones were sold from June to December 2017 and nearly half were Apple. Total sales were up

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music and money – wherever you go

January 16, 2018

Garmin has launched the Forerunner 645 Music, a GPS running watch with integrated music (up to 500 songs) and a contactless credit card payment system

Fitbit launches new Flex 2 and Charge 2 fitness trackers

August 30, 2016

Fitbit launches two new activity trackers including the first ever swim-proof band in the Flex 2 and the more versatile Charge 2.

Samsung’s Gear Fit2 arrives, hits sub-$300

June 10, 2016

When opting for a wearable gadget, there are numerous questions one needs to ask: what will it do, can it survive my life, and how much will it cost? Fortunately, Samsung has answered these with the Gear Fit2.

Samsung gets back into fitness with Gear, IconX

June 3, 2016

Everyone has a wearable, and some companies have two or three. Samsung isn’t new to this area, but updates to wearables are a little long in the tooth, until this week, that is.

Sony’s new wearable is smart and all heart

March 1, 2016

With wearable computers the next area that manufacturers are fighting for a piece of your wallet and body with, Sony is ready with one that does a little more than fitness, tracking stress, too.

Victorinox, Acer team up for a new take on the smartwatch

February 25, 2016

Wearables may well be the new hot ticket item, but not everyone goes for a smartwatch, and if you prefer your watch to be more like a watch with the occasional notification, something from Victorinox may suit.

Microsoft brings a wearable to Australia with the Band 2

January 21, 2016

Microsoft’s first fitness-friendly golf-tracking Band 2 smart band has a lot going for it, but the name isn’t one of those things.

More bling for Samsung smartwatches

January 11, 2016

Smartwatches are about to get a whole heap more bling now that Samsung plans to other leather and gold.