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wristbands

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Apple envisions wireless wristbands for hospital stays

The tech could be used for a disposable wristband that stores and transmits health information to your doctor's smartphone.

By August 5, 2014

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Do wristband heart trackers actually work? A checkup.

More wrist-based heart rate monitors are hitting the market, letting you gauge your fitness with a quick read of your pulse. But as Sharon Profis discovered after a visit to the doctor, these optical monitors may need more R&D.

By May 22, 2014

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Withings Pulse O2: Wristband, heart rate, oxygen (pictures)

A new wristband and the ability to check blood oxygen turn the Pulse fitness tracker into a true fitness band.

16 Images By April 24, 2014

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Perfect Fit: Why the Samsung Gear Fit might be a hint of wristbands to come

Fitness band meets smartwatch once again: the Gear Fit feels as if it's reading the pulse of where wearables need to be next.

By February 25, 2014

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The Nymi wristband stores your passwords and looks flimsy doing so (pictures)

The Nymi wristband is a one-stop shop for all your personal and security settings, but is currently a bit on the flimsy side.

12 Images By February 23, 2014

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Enemies of Apple Pay push for CurrentC

Retailers take sides in the battle of mobile payment technology, with some shutting down NFC sensors to block Apple Pay and Google Wallet in favor of an app that tracks customer data. Also, Amazon takes on Chromecast, and Fitbit launches new wristbands.

By October 27, 2014

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LG Lifeband wristband photo leaked?

A new fitness band from LG may be revealed at CES, Google kills Bump, and Netflix is testing a cheaper subscription plan.

By January 2, 2014

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LG Lifeband wristband photo leaked?

A new fitness band from LG may be revealed at CES, Google kills Bump, and Netflix is testing a cheaper subscription plan.

By January 2, 2014

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Enemies of Apple Pay push for CurrentC

Retailers take sides in the battle of mobile payment technology, with some disabling NFC sensors in favor of an app that tracks customer data. Also, Amazon takes on Chromecast, and Fitbit launches new wristbands.

By October 27, 2014

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Lenovo Smartband doesn't just track fitness, it unlocks your computer

Lenovo has quietly joined the pack of fitness wearables with the Smartband SW-B100, a new activity-tracking wristband.

By October 27, 2014