Tag: Wearable


10 things you need to know about the security risks of wearables

March 29, 2017

Via: CIO

The risks from corporate use of activity trackers and other wearables is low, some experts say — especially in comparison to all the other security and privacy risks CISOs, CIOs and IT folks must worry about. That said, as with […]


Is the smartwatch market tanking or on a long, slow climb?

November 4, 2016

Via: CIO

Analysts disagree drastically over the health of the smartwatch market. Some say the market is tanking. Others say there are favorable signs and predict healthy smartwatch shipments and sales in coming years. In late October, market research firm IDC said […]


Review: The still optional but pleasantly refined Apple Watch Series 2

September 22, 2016

Via: ArsTechnica

Whether you wanted to or not, you knew about the Apple Watch as soon as it came out last year. And even if you heard “wearable” and immediately thought “fitness,” Apple was very intentional about pushing the Watch’s non-fitness features […]


Why wearables will replace your smartphone

July 4, 2016

Via: CIO

The next iPhone won’t have a headphone jack, if the leaks and rumors are true. Some say: Good! The 3.5mm audio jack system is literally Victorian-era technology, a small version of the 6.35mm jack invented in 1878 for telephone operators. […]


Where Big Data And Wearables Intersect

September 24, 2015

Via: itCurated

Wearables and big data: these two major growth industries within technology intersect in a sector that has Apple, Samsung and Google investing. That sector is fitness – an area that normally might not touch enterprises – but with the commercialization […]