Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wearable Devices

Microsoft Band debuts on the smart wearables market

Microsoft Corp. is officially making a move on the smart wearables market, but not with a smartwatch as it was expected. The U.S. company...

How to Find The Right Fitness Tracker

If you want to monitor and measure your physical activity, you should find the right fitness tracker. Before you buy, consider your fitness goals. Are...

Next Generation Apple Watch Will Make Calls

Apple is planning to release a version of its smartwatch later this year that can connect directly to cellular networks. This move is designed...

Wearable Health Monitors Move to The Next Level – Electronic Skin

A new, electronic skin microsystem tracks heart rate, respiration, muscle movement and other health data, and wirelessly transmits it to a smartphone. The electronic...

Best Smartwatch for iPhone and Android Smartphones

It is not the iWatch when it comes to best smartwatch for iPhone, and moreover, compatible with Android devices. The new generation of HUAWEI...

Microsoft reveals new fitness tracker, Lumia 950, Lumia 950XL, Surface Pro...

The second-gen version of Microsoft's Band fitness tracker features a curved OLED display protected by Corning's Gorilla Glass 3, along with a GPS radio....

Apple Watch Price Falls Under $200

If you are among the consumers who believe that Apple Watch’s price is too high, you may be interested to learn that the gadget...

MENA Wearables Market Defies Downturn in Personal Computing Devices

The Middle East and Africa (MEA) wearables market experienced a 65.3% year-on-year growth in shipments in the first quarter of 2016, according to global...

Apple Watch Time – UAE Hungry for Luxury Timepieces

This week the first units of the highly anticipated Apple Watch will start shipping to consumers in nine countries. UAE, however, is among the...

New Fire TV Stick with Voice Remote Comes with Alexa Intergration

You simply say what you want to watch and it will bring it up Amazon today introduced another new member of the Fire TV family,...

Trends You Can Expect to See at GITEX Shopper Spring

The spring edition of GITEX Shopper is about to kick off on April 1. One of the biggest IT and consumer electronics events in...

Apple Watch now available with a $100 discount

The Apple Watch is now available with a $100 discount at Best Buy, Target and possibly other stores. For instance, the 38mm Sport model...

2015 Through Bing’s Crystal Ball

Most search engines have already released lists of the top searched terms. Microsoft Corp.’s Bing was also among them. The World Cup, Kim Kardashian...

Fitbit May Turn Teens Off Exercising

Fitness tracker makers would have you believe that all that stands between you and the motivation to get up off your couch and get...

Apple Watch – VIP of Wearables

The highly anticipated Apple Watch release is just around the corner. That is why the company has started to prepare for the gadget’s launch....

Wearable Devices Look More Price Friendly in Bundles

Since most consumers either have a smartphone or a tablet, or both, this holiday season, many Christmas shoppers are predicted to add wearable devices...

Apple Watch: A Million Early Sales, Mixed Reviews

The Apple Watch may be officially be available from April 24, but droves are already exhausting early orders. Almost 1 million people only in the...

Xbox and PS Wearables Could be Ready Ahead of Christmas 2015

Wearable devices are the hot new category of personal electronics. This holiday season, they enjoy the attention of shoppers and are often part of...

Google Throws a Surprise Just Before Apple Watch Sales Start

The first units of the highly anticipated Apple Watch will start shipping later this week. That has encouraged Google to act. The search engine...

Trends 2016: Wearables will see continued growth worldwide

The worldwide wearable device market (commonly referred to as wearables) will see continued growth as second- and third-generation iterations reach the market. These new...

Virtual reality to become a billion dollar niche

In its 4th year of releasing TMT predictions with specific relevance to the MENA region, Deloitte continues to supply industry insights based on deep...

Apple Watch Limited Availability – Will It Arrive in UAE?

For a first time, technology consumers seem to show higher interest in an Apple product different from the iPhone. Or do they? The Apple...

Microsoft to Launch Windows 10 Phones, Surface Pro 4 in October

Microsoft Corporation is reportedly set to launch two new smartphones, the Surface Pro 4 tablet and the Microsoft Band 2 in October. A media...

Wearable Devices Need to Be More Useful

The abandonment rate of smartwatches is 29 percent, and 30 percent for fitness trackers, because people do not find them useful, they get bored...