All-day heart-rate tracking is a step in the right direction, but the smart features aren't nearly smart enough and the fitness side of the Surge is too basic to justify the higher price.
The Nokia Surge offers AT&T's younger customers an affordable, feature-rich smartphone, but it has a number of design and interface issues.
The exception to the worldwide drop are tablets that double as laptops via an attachable keyboard. Such hybrid units saw a 120 percent surge in shipments last quarter, says research firm IDC.
On the dragon tails of "Game of Thrones," HBO Now makes the top 10 in Apple's App Store downloads for the first time since its release last year.
The update can automatically detect what kind of sport or activity you're engaged in, from aerobics to Zumba.
The i-Bright Surge Protector features sharp design and versatile software.
Movie ticket sites couldn't handle the force of Star Wars fans, with glitches lasting hours after the latest "Force Awakens" trailer premiered. Meanwhile, Apple shares subscriber numbers for Apple Music, and the new Apple TV goes on sale next week.
Movie ticket sites couldn't handle the force of Star Wars fans - with glitches lasting several hours. Meanwhile, Apple shares subscriber numbers for Apple Music, and Apple TV goes on sale next week.
An update will arrive on the Fitbit Surge later this week and bring a handful of improvements.
Market researcher IDC forecasts a boom in sales of wearable devices, especially smart ones, with Google's Android Wear gear gaining ground on the Apple Watch.