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wearables

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Ford employees can stop the production line with a new wearable

The automaker claims its Portable Quality Assurance Device saves its employees 1 kilometer of walking per day, a huge boon for efficiency.

By February 10, 2016

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Apple nabs 'coolest wearables' honors

The maker of the Apple Watch comes out on top in a poll on which brand is coolest for wearable devices. Designer brands don't fare so well.

By October 26, 2015

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Wearable robots for the paralyzed take a step forward

A next-gen exoskeleton, now on sale, highlights how the latest robots are merging science fiction with reality.

By February 2, 2016

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Japan's latest invention: The wearable chair

A new gadget eases the stress of long hours spent on foot and targets doctors, surgeons, hospitality workers and retail assistants.

By January 27, 2016

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Samsung Gear S2 3G

Samsung's cellular-enabled smartwatch adds some interesting features to the Gear S2, but it's just not easy or useful enough to justify the extra expense.

By February 8, 2016

3 stars Editors' rating February 8, 2016
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​Wearable tech at CES 2016 was all about one thing: fitness

Smartwatches were almost non-existent at the annual electronics event. One thing is for sure: fitness trackers are here to stay.

By January 10, 2016

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Would you strap this on? Wearable tech gets weird at CES 2016

As the Consumer Electronics Show rolls on, we're finding some unique tech to wear. Bridget Carey and Jeff Bakalar highlight a few, including an awkward smart suit and a wristband that makes you stick your finger in your ear.

By January 7, 2016

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The coolest wearables at CES 2016 are hidden in Samsung's booth

The tech giant has created a smart belt, suit and golf shirt, as well as a solar powered bag that will charge your Galaxy phone in four hours.

By January 6, 2016

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​Ski the slopes with your own wearable airbag vest

Wearables are hitting the ski fields at CES 2016, with a smart Ski Vest from French company In&motion that doubles as an airbag, deploying in milliseconds to protect you from falls.

By January 4, 2016

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CES 2016 will be full of wearables, but would you really wear them?

The big gadget show will feature everything from smartwatches to Web-connected headbands. But it's one thing to infuse any garment or accessory with digital smarts, and another to get people to like it.

By December 29, 2015