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Fitbit and Samsung heart rate monitors may be inaccurate on dark...

It goes without saying that the performance of a key feature in wearables — heart rate measurement — should be uniformly accurate across users...

Alphabet’s Verily scores FDA clearance for its ECG monitor

Big week for Google wearable news — which, honestly, is not a phrase I expected to write in 2019. But a day after the...

Bellabeat’s new hybrid smartwatch tracks your stress…and goes with your outfit

Bellabeat, the company behind a variety of health and wellness wearable devices aimed at women, is now selling its first smartwatch. The device, which...

Silentmode’s PowerMask is a $200 connected relaxation mask

I barely slept, the second night in Chunking Mansions. The loud neighbors, the hot Hong Kong air, the landlord banging on the door after...

Soundbrenner’s wearable metronome gets a modular upgrade

It took all of 14 minutes for the Soundbrenner Core to hit full funding. Not too shabby. Last week, the wearable maker closed out...

Amazon opens up Alexa Mobile Accessory Kit to all wireless headphone...

Amazon today announced general availability for its mobile accessory kit, a toolkit to help manufacturers quickly add Alexa to their devices. The Alexa Mobile Accessory...

The WT2 in-ear translator arrives in January, with real-time feedback coming...

Timekettle was eager to show us the progress it’s made on the WT2 since it first showed us its wearable translation device at TechCrunch...

Unicorn shoe startup Allbirds debuts a high-top sneaker

Allbirds, the shoe startup that entered the unicorn club last month following a $50 million funding round, has unveiled its latest feet holders. Dubbed...

Tencent is launching its own version of Snap Spectacles

Some were surprised to see Snap release a second version of its “face-camera” Spectacles gadget, since the original version failed to convert hype into...

Apple’s Q4 2018: $62.9 billion in revenues, another record on iPhone...

Apple reported its fiscal fourth quarter 2018 financial results today, posting record quarterly revenue of $62.9 billion on sales of 46.889 million iPhones, 9.699 million iPads, 5.299 million...