A new wristband and new firmware improve the Pulse and make it a true fitness band, but it's not a big leap forward over last year.
LinkedIn Pulse has been redesigned and former users will find it confusing, but there are new features in the app that make it a worthwhile download for both news addicts and professionals.
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The Hisense Pulse Pro runs "Android TV" software and sports a refreshed user interface and an impressive remote.
Despite a few design quibbles, the Withings Pulse is one of the best wireless pedometers to date.
Another entry in the growing compact gaming laptop category, the Maingear Pulse 14 is slim and portable, with decent specs, but it's too expensive considering its lackluster screen.
It may not sound quite good as some $200 competitors, but the JBL Pulse's integrated light show adds a flashy new dimension to the listening experience that makes it a worthy contender in a crowded market.
We hate to criticize PCs that strive to balance performance and power efficiency, because the goal is noble. But despite its visual charm, Maingear's Pulse requires too many speed compromises to entice PC gamers, and too few benefits over a competing system from HP. Its base configuration may have some appeal as a digital entertainment system, but this higher-end Pulse needs the core technology to catch up to its aspirations.
While some folks may encounter come comfort issues, the Velodyne vPulse in-ear headphones offer excellent sound for the money and will particularly appeal to bass lovers.
Pulse Voice is a new ADT app that lets you control your home's Pulse service by talking to it.
A new 800-series Nvidia GPU in a slim body, but no touchscreen.