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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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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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Apple Watch most exciting wearable on the horizon, consumers say

A new report pegs Apple gadget as the most exciting upcoming entrant in the wearable tech race. But getting consumers to purchase and continue wearing these gadgets will prove pivotal.

By October 20, 2014

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4 'iWatch' alternatives Apple could unveil on Sept. 9

Apple may show off a wearable device at its September iPhone event. But don't call it an iWatch just yet. Here's what else Apple watchers say the company could be cooking up.

By August 29, 2014

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Apple patent: Flexible displays that do more than bend

Company gets patent for flexible display tech that allows for layering of components like microphones or speakers -- taking screen real estate on mobile devices to the next level.

By August 26, 2014