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Posts Tagged ‘Wearables’

  • Thw Garmin vivo.jr is swim friendly and encourages kids to stay on the move.

    Garmin introduces vivo.jr, an activity tracker for kids

    January 18, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Garmin introduces vivo.jr, an activity tracker for kids

    Garmin has introduced vivo.jr a motivator and activity tracker for kids that encourages them to be more active. The app also enables parents to track and monitor their children’s activities with the mobile app for parents, this app allows parents to...

  • The TomTom Sports app provides a single place to track up to 12 different activity types ranging from running, cycling and swimming to skiing, trail running and hiking.

    TomTom introduces their new Sports app

    January 10, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Online & SocialComments Off on TomTom introduces their new Sports app

    Tom Tom has announce the release of a new sports app that tracks up to 12 different sports activities. With motivational messages, performance statistics and a sharing function, the app was co-designed by athletes and fitness app users. The app supports...

  • Ericsson an exclusive, multi-year feature film deal with leading international content distributor 20th Century Fox Television Distribution, for its subscription video on demand (VOD) service, Nuvu. (Image Source: cnbc.com)

    Personal safety to drive wearables market beyond health & fitness

    June 9, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Retail, Top StoriesComments Off on Personal safety to drive wearables market beyond health & fitness

    According to the latest Ericsson ConsumerLab report, “Wearable technology and the internet of things”, it has been revealed that six in 10 smartphone users state that wearables have uses beyond health and wellness. Devices related to personal safety and...

  • Kenyan start-up CladLight has developed the region’s first wearable technology in the form of a jacket (image: CladLight)

    Kenyan start-up taking on wearables

    March 4, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Kenyan start-up taking on wearables

    In what is being billed as a first of its kind, Kenyan start-up CladLight has developed the region’s first wearable technology in the form of a jacket to be used by motorcycle riders. The company’s aim for the jacket is to reduce road accidents involving...

  • FiLIP, the wearable for kids so that parents can keep track of them (image: FiLIP)

    7 wearables to get excited about

    January 13, 2014 • ListsComments Off on 7 wearables to get excited about

    Wearables, a term that came into prominence over the last two years, is all the rage at the moment. These little electronic devices are worn by technology buffs and enthusiasts alike, and at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, a good number of new...