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Pebble breaks Kickstarter records, raises whopping $20.3 million

Pebble has support of customers and supporters, generating $20.3 million on Kickstarter in one month

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UNICEF launches Kid Power campaign utilizing wearables

The UNICEF Kid Power program uses wearables to track fitness

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Wearables spending increasing, but privacy, security concerns linger

More consumers are interested in health and fitness wearables, but problems remain

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Sports can benefit from wearables, help drive interest

Using wearables allows athletes to collect even more data about their physical activities

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Fitbit CEO: Don't worry about wearables causing cancer to wearers

If you're a wearable owner, don't worry about cancer or other health concerns, Fitbit CEO says

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Apple Watch has great opportunity to kick start wearables movement

The wearables market won't live or die by the Apple Watch, but it certainly couldn't hurt

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Doctors show some health concern related to wearable devices

Some doctors are worried about potential health issues related to newer wearable products

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Fitbit: Wearables show great potential in the health industry

Wearables may be popular among consumers, but show true potential in health industry

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Cybersecurity experts show concern over wearable security

The Apple Watch could help put a spotlight on the wearables industry, but that has raised concerns for cybersecurity experts

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Augmented reality finding a place on the production floor

Augmented reality may not have captured a lot of attention among consumers, but has great potential in the workplace

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Tag Heuer will make Google Android watch, with help from Intel

Watch maker Tag Heuer will partner with Google and Intel to make a new smartwatch

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Poll: 40% of current iPhone owners interested in Apple Watch

40% of Apple iPhone owners are interested in the Apple Watch

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More police agencies using body cameras, but are they turning them on?

More police officers might be wearing body cameras, but does that mean they are actually on?

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Wearables may pose major BYOD security threat to company networks

As more users show interest in wearables, there are major threats to company networks, cybersecurity experts warn

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Swatch CEO says company adding tech functionality to its watches

Swatch wants to add wireless connectivity to its watches, but don't expect the company to directly compete with smartwatch makers

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Brain Sentry wearable sensors will continue to be used by AFL football

The Arena Football League (AFL) will continue working with Brain Sentry to better track player head injuries

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DHS wants to see if wearables help emergency first responders

Homeland Security wants to see if emergency first responders would benefit if equipped with wearables

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Experts: Apple Watch marketing push needs to be long-term effort

Success for the Apple Watch? Think long-term, industry pros believe

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Huawei plans its invasion of US market with smartphones, wearables

Huawei wants a bigger footprint in the United States, focusing on smartphones and wearables

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Tim Cook: Apple Watch could replace car keys for newer vehicles

The Apple Watch could be used to replace car keys and has other appealing features, according to Apple CEO Tim Cook

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Pebble CEO says his company isn't intimidated by Apple Watch

Pebble knows the wearables industry will be shaken up by the Apple Watch, but company isn't intimidated

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Report: Invisible wearables to be an $80 billion industry by 2020

Report predicts invisible wearables industry will be worth $80 billion per year by 2020

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Gartner: Strong growth in wearables in 2015, up 38% from 2014

Gartner expects the wearables market to boom in 2015, rising 38 percent year-over-year

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Consumers still on the fence about fitness tracker wearables

There are a growing number of fitness trackers available, but trying to pick the right one can be a difficult choice for consumers

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CCS Insight: Apple Watch will sell 20 million units by end of 2015

CCS Insight predicts Apple will be able to ship 20 million Apple watch units by the end of the year

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Sony SmartEyeglass Developer Edition on sale, Google Glass alternative

Sony has launched its SmartEyeglass Developer Edition

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Apple ordered up to 6 million smartwatches, preparing for launch

The Apple Watch is launching in April, and Apple wants to be well prepared after ordering 5-6 million units

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LG plans to unveil its Android-powered LG Watch Urbane during MWC

LG Electronics confirmed it will release additional details about its LG Watch Urbane smartwatch at MWC next month

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Ryanair looks to create solutions for passengers wearing smartwatches

Ryanair will give smartwatch owners additional features

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Smartphone apps able to track physical activity as good as wearables

Smartphone apps are able to track physical activity and data just as well as smartphones, Penn survey reveals

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Xiaomi taking baby steps in United States, but not with smartphones

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is heading to the United States, but won't be selling smartphones just yet

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Android Wear powered just 720,000 of the 4.6 million wearables in 2014

Google's wearable OS, Android Wear, powered just 720,000 wearables last year

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Report predicts wearables will rack up mobile data usage by 2019

As more consumers and business workers begin using wearables, mobile data usage will continue to increase by 2019

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Pebble: Software, apps the key to consumer wearable growth

For wearables to advance, software and apps are vital, according to Pebble CEO

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Watches are being banned at schools to stop cheating in exams

Wearables in exams can be used for cheating, so some schools are banning watches from being on kids' wrists

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Wearables helping casual consumers embrace more active lifestyles

Wearable devices helping casual consumers collect and track better fitness data

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Key to wider wearable adoption could be to just keep things simple

For companies trying to get consumers and business users to adopt wearables, keeping things simple and easy-to-use should be important

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Wearing these smart shoes helps generate power with each footstep

German researchers create new smart shoe wearable technology that helps generate power with each movement

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Google Glass sales stop, as company revamps wearables offering

The Google Glass wearable project has been halted, as the company restructures

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Smartwatch makers should focus on better apps to drive ownership

Trying to drive interest in smartwatches can be difficult, as many owners abandon using their devices, and releasing better apps could help

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Report: 85% of US consumers don't want to buy a fitness tracker

New report finds majority of US consumers have no interest in purchasing fitness tracker, as manufacturers continue to push out products

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NPD: Smartwatches attracting different customers than fitness wearable

The wearable market is growing, but trying to appeal to drastically different demographics, The NPD Group discovers

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Intel and Oakley team up for next-generation smart wearables

Intel pushes ahead in the wearables market, announcing a strategic partnership with Oakley

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Six15 Technologies shows off augmented reality smart glasses

Six15 Technologies pushing forward with augmented reality tech, introducing new headset for heads-up data

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Introducing the Hexoskin Junior, first biometric shirt for kids, teens

Hexoskin introduces the Hexoskin Junior, the world's first biometric shirt for children and teenagers

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Intel throws weight behind wearbles, unveils button-sized Curie module

During its 2015 CES keynote, Intel unveiled the Curie, a button-sized wearable module

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GUESS Watches debuts its Connect smartwatch wearable at CES

GUESS Watches introduces its Connect smartwatch, as wearables continue to take over Las Vegas

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Garmin introduces vivofit 2 activity tracker wearable

Garmin introduces the vivofit 2 fitness wearable

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Head-mounted display turns smartphones into see-through AR displays

Seebright Wave head-mounted display helps turn smartphones into see-through augmented reality display

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Introducing the nevo solar, the world's first solar powered smartwatch

Smartwatch maker nevo introduces the solar, the world's first solar powered analog smartwatch - available this August