The best Apple Watch Series 3 deal since Black Friday: …

The best Apple Watch Series 3 deal since Black Friday: ...

James Martin/CNET If you’re an iPhone owner and you’re thinking about getting a smartwatch, you have to at least consider the Apple Watch. Sure, it’s crazy expensive, and there are affordable alternatives like the Amazfit Bip (currently on sale for just $67.49). Thankfully, the Apple Watch does occasionally go on sale, dipping from crazy expensive […]

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Galaxy Watch Active, Fit leaked by Samsung in app updat…

Galaxy Watch Active, Fit leaked by Samsung in app updat...

Samsung’s accidental sneak peek at its new lineup of wearable devices. Samsung Samsung on Thursday inadvertently revealed its new lineup of wearable devices in an update to its Galaxy Wearable app. The leak, first spotted by SamCentralTech, shows a 40-millimeter fitness-focused smartwatch called the Galaxy Watch Active, heir apparent to Samsung’s previous fitness sport watch, the Gear Sport, which […]

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Apple Watch Series 4 vs. Series 3: Which one should you…

Apple Watch Series 4 vs. Series 3: Which one should you...

The Apple Watch Series 4 is packed with new features: an FDA cleared electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG), a faster processor, better screen and louder speaker wrapped in a sleeker exterior. But the best thing about Series 4 may be the fact that it’s made the Series 3 that much more affordable. The previous generation of […]

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The Fitbit you can’t buy on your own | Wearable Tech

The Fitbit you can’t buy on your own | Wearable Tech

Fitbit’s new fitness tracker is reportedly the company’s cheapest yet, but you’ll need company to get one. Or rather be in one, because the Fitbit Inspire is exclusively available to corporate employees and health insurance members. The plan is that the fitness tracker will be fully subsidised and issued by the bulk, whether by a company that […]

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Mighty Vibe Spotify Music Player review: A tiny Spotify…

Mighty Vibe Spotify Music Player review: A tiny Spotify...

If you were sad when Apple’s iPod Shuffle was discontinued in 2017, you might find some solace in learning that the Mighty Vibe is essentially the new iPod Shuffle for the streaming era. It retails for $86 in the US and £61 to £80 in the UK (via Amazon and elsewhere), but it’s also sometimes sold for […]

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Star Wars Project Porg teased by Magic Leap better not …

Star Wars Project Porg teased by Magic Leap better not ...

Magic Leap and ILMxLAB teased the release of the Star Wars Project Porg experience. ILMxLAB Last October, I got to hang out with C-3PO and two adorable Porgs in a living room at Magic Leap’s developer conference. This wasn’t some Jedi mind trick, but rather an experiment made by ILMxLab called Star Wars Project Porg. […]

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Alphabet’s Verily is reportedly making shoes that track…

Alphabet's Verily is reportedly making shoes that track...

Verily is reportedly working on smart shoes. Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images Your shoes may very well be your next fitness and health tracker. Verily, Alphabet’s life sciences arm, has been reportedly working on smart shoes that can track your weight and movements and detect falls. As reported by CNBC, the Verily has been showing off […]

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Best VR headsets for 2019

Best VR headsets for 2019

Depending on who you ask, VR is either alive and well (and might just help keep you healthy), it’s dead, dead, dead or, at the very least, a promise still unfulfilled. Since you’re reading this, I’m guessing you’re either the former or looking for new signs of life.  CES 2019, the huge Las Vegas consumer […]

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Apple teams with Aetna on app that rewards users for he…

Apple teams with Aetna on app that rewards users for he...

Angela Lang/CNET Apple has partnered with health insurance provider Aetna to create Attain, an app that rewards users for healthy behavior.  Attain combines a person’s health history with his or her Apple Watch activity to create personalized goals. Users who try to meet those goals, or succeed, earn points they can put toward gift cards […]

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Startup Cardiogram’s new feature lets Android users tap…

WatchOS 5.1.2: How to update your Apple Watch

James Martin/CNET Health-app maker Cardiogram on Wednesday launched a feature that lets users monitor a loved one’s wearable data across Android and iOS devices. Cardiogram breaks down heart rate data from the Apple Watch, Google’s Wear OS devices, and Garmin watches to help users understand their health, sleep patterns, stress levels and fitness. The app’s new […]

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