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wearables

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Which wearable will be the next big thing?

With a host of new fitness trackers, smartwatches, and other computer-enabled gear expected on the market soon, analytics firm First Insight forecasts which ones will become big sellers.

By July 30, 2014

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Could the Gear S be Samsung's next wearable?

The Korean electronics giant filed a trademark application late last week for "Samsung Gear S."

By July 29, 2014

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Great wearable tech for heading back to school

Time to get ready for the new year with something for your wrist...or neck, or belt.

8 Images By July 22, 2014

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Can Android do for wearables what Apple did for smartphones? (The Next Big Thing, Episode 8)

Google makes a play to be the center of the wearable universe, cars that communicate to each other, and what beacons in your favorite store can do for you.

By July 23, 2014

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WeChat dives into wearables to start 'connecting everything'

Several health-and-fitness trackers have gone on sale in China, revealing that messaging-app maker's efforts to become a software platform for wearables and eventually "everything."

By July 18, 2014

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Wearables venture into roller skates, mouth guards

The wearables industry shows signs of expanding beyond wristbands. CNET's Sumi Das takes a look at the best devices from the Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco.

By July 16, 2014

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Friday Poll: Do you use a wearable tech gadget?

Fitbits, and LG Gs, and Google Glasses, oh my! There are lots of wearable tech gadgets out there. Have any of them earned a place on your body?

By July 11, 2014

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Wearable tech will keep failing -- until we can't live without it

Revealed at the Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco: the "dirty little secret" of activity trackers and smartwatches is that they're still not worth it.

By July 10, 2014

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Adidas Fit Smart wearable strips down to make its run

The sportswear giant has a new no-frills activity tracker more practical than it is powerful. The goal is to succeed not on the merits of what it can do, but on the clarity of what it's not.

By July 9, 2014

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LG unleashes a wearable that lets parents track their kids

The Kizon is worn by children but is really meant for parents -- letting them know where their kids are at all times with GPS, Wi-Fi, and a direct call button.

By July 8, 2014