Wearable Tech

Eat, Sleep, Walk and Repeat With These Fitness Trackers

Takara Small | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada Living
Takara Small

If one were to believe the ads found on TV there are a million ways to get in shape: whether it be gross tasting health drinks, expensive personal trainers or unusual sounding miracle drugs. Although a quick fix might seem like the easiest way to drop lbs and get in shape, they have dramatic consequences.

Biohacking Is Here and Becoming Mainstream

Nikolas Badminton | Posted 06.25.2016 | Canada Living
Nikolas Badminton

Biohacking is the practice of changing our biology and physical situation by employing the hacker ethic -- sharing, openness, decentralization, free access, and world improvement. It's the idea that we can be so much more than we are born with if we just added to our bodies and chemistry.

WATCH: This Dog Has More Wearable Tech Than You

Posted 06.02.2015 | Canada

A dog in China is taking canine fashion to a whole different level with not just one, but two pieces of expensive accessories. Take a look…. Wh...

Canada Emerging As A Global Leader In Wearable Tech

CBC | Posted 05.29.2016 | Canada Business

Canada's wearable technology companies are fashioning themselves a new niche as global leaders as the sector broadens out from the self-trackers and g...

Can Selfie Shoes Actually Be Real?!

The Huffington Post Canada | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 03.31.2015 | Canada Style

American shoe company Miz Mooz is taking selfies to a whole new level. Say hello to the selfie shoe -- a new innovative footwear option by the bra...

Wearable Technology Is the Next Frontier of Digital Marketing

Jeff Quipp | Posted 05.11.2015 | Canada Business
Jeff Quipp

Many industry experts expect the new Apple Watch to bring demand for wearable technology to a new level. It will be interesting to see the level of impact the Apple Watch may have on various industries, including digital marketing.

Canadian 'Minority Report' Armband Headed For Amazon Store

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2015 | Canada Business

KITCHENER, Ont. - When Tom Cruise introduced the concept of gesture-control technology to audiences more than a decade ago in the film "Minority Repor...

Your Fitbit Is Unlikely To Change Your Behaviour

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada Living

Despite their growing popularity and a burgeoning market, wearable tracking devices aren't likely to change behavior, according to a report from the U...

From Virtual Reality To Remote Controls: Wearable Tech In 2015

CP | Posted 12.20.2014 | Canada Business

From Apple Watch to Oculus Rift, 2015 is shaping up to be a big year for wearable technology. Canadian Press reporter Michael Oliveira has some wearab...

At This Point Is Wearable Tech More About Fashion or Function?

Elaine Mah | Posted 01.27.2015 | Canada Business
Elaine Mah

Wearables are running the gamut: technology that can boost activity, keep you connected, and at the end of the day, help you unwind. While I was amazed by the solutions being showcased at Wearable Entertainment and Sports Toronto, the conference left me with more questions than answers about the bigger role of wearable technology in society.

Wearable Tech Trends That Have Potential

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 11.07.2014 | Canada Style

There are times when we fashion enthusiasts have to defend our love for the industry as something more than a frivolous interest. Fashion has the capa...

Talking To Your Wrist Set To Become Increasingly Popular

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 06.26.2014 | Canada Living

South Korea's Samsung and LG on Thursday launched rival smartwatches powered by Google's new software as they jostle to lead an increasingly competiti...

Will 2014 Be The Year Of The Wearable Gadget?

CP | Ryan Nakashima, The Associated Press | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada Business

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Will 2014 be remembered as the year wearable computing took off?Upstart entrepreneurs and major manufacturers such as Samsung, Qualc...

LOOK: This Will Make You Even More Glued To Your Phone

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.22.2013 | Canada Business

Technology is constantly coming up with new ways to manage our time, tasks and social connections, and our smartphones are increasingly the hub for al...