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wearable

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Apple CEO: Watch is 'profound,' Apple Pay 'fantastic,' Alibaba the right kind of partner

Tim Cook says the Apple Watch is "cool," the iPhone will remain Apple's top moneymaker, Apple Pay is in a skirmish with retailers, and he'd love to team up with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.

By 28 October 2014

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Google X chief admits that 'wearables are tough'

The head of the Google division that makes Glass talks about the challenges of wearables, and why putting a computing device on your body is "a big ask."

By 9 October 2014

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Microsoft Band is a Windows Phone fitness tracker that works with Android and iPhone too

The Microsoft Band packs in a range of features including a colour touchscreen, heart rate tracker and GPS.

By 30 October 2014

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Microsoft outs Band fitness wearable in Apple App store screenshots

The new device's sensors will track heart rate, steps taken, calories burned and sleep, according to a Microsoft privacy statement.

By 30 October 2014

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Fitbit Charge, Charge HR and Surge unveiled: Hands-on with Fitbit's new wearables

Fitbit dives into all-day heart-rate tracking with its new Charge HR and Surge, but you'll have to wait until early 2015 to buy them. We went wrists-on.

By 28 October 2014

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LG G Watch R

Although its stark design and beautiful face makes this the first smartwatch you might actually be happy to be seen wearing, its Android Wear software has a long way to go before it's anything more than a passing novelty.

28 October 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating 28 October 2014

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Apple Watch most exciting wearable on the horizon, consumers say

A new report pegs Apple gadget as the most exciting upcoming entrant in the wearable tech race. But getting consumers to purchase and continue wearing these gadgets will prove pivotal.

By 21 October 2014

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Microsoft's wearables game plan: How a fitness band fits in

Microsoft isn't going the Smartwatch 2.0 route with its rumored fitness band. Instead, the company has a more targeted and cloud-connected wearables game plan, sources say.

By 21 October 2014

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Soundhawk hearing amplifier is a 'wearable with a purpose'

An in-ear gadget that doubles as a Bluetooth headset can be customized to your distinct hearing profile to amplify sound and drown out background noise.

By 24 June 2014

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Will.i.am plies a new wearable, says Apple rules (Q&A)

The Black Eyed Peas frontman talks about the new device he launched Wednesday, and shares his thoughts on Apple and Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine.

By 16 October 2014