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Posture-correcting wearables

Wearable gadgets have become a serious trend, especially with the rising popularity of smartwatches. There are also wearables to help track your fitness, health and now even posture. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a handful of the best posture-correcting devices on the market.

By March 11, 2015


The Lumo Lift is a fashionable posture-tracking wearable gadget

Track your posture, step count, and calorie burn with this small magnetic fitness device.

By August 29, 2014


Boobs-on: Interactive sports bra pulls you into alignment

Good posture isn't a choice when you squeeze yourself into Alignmed's new high-tech bra. It's an imperative. CNET's Amanda Kooser knows firsthand.

By October 28, 2015


Five things to consider before switching to a standing desk

Switching to a standing desk can increase your energy, improve blood circulation and burn more calories than sitting. But there are some caveats and logistical challenges to consider before making the switch.

By November 2, 2015


Car of the future has air bags on the outside

While many car manufacturers are working on getting self-driving cars on the road by 2020, Toyoda Gosei is looking further down the road.

By October 26, 2015


Steve Ballmer says people don't want to work at Amazon

Technically Incorrect: In an interview with Bloomberg, the former Microsoft CEO says those who left Microsoft to go to Amazon, always wanted to come back. He has some words for Apple too.

By October 23, 2015


Unboiled eggs and mammal bladders: The Ig Nobel Prize goes to...

This year's winners include an experiment that unboiled an egg, a study that tested how long it takes mammals to empty their bladders and other strange breakthroughs that sound like bar bets.

By September 19, 2015


Sinuous 3D-printed didgeridoo embraces the player with sound

3D printing has allowed the creation of a suite of instruments that explore the relationship between humans and the instruments we use to create music.

By September 10, 2015


Neanderthals may have enjoyed hot baths at home in their caves

An archaeological excavation in Spain reveals a concave hole believed to have been used by inhabitants for heated water. No rubber duckies -- or cave drawings of them -- were found.

By September 1, 2015


How I solved a nagging laptop problem for just $5

A happy discovery at a certain furniture store gave my workstation a much-needed ergonomic fix.

By July 2, 2015