Smart Apparel

UNBOXED: Reviewing Mobile Warming's Performance Heated Apparel
November 6, 2019 at 11:04 am

The Sierra Women's jacket by Mobile Warming offers up to 135°F of warmth using the included 7.4volt Lithium-Ion battery. A free app also lets you change the heat setting, check the battery status, and add other Mobile Warming apparel.

North Flips the Script on Shopping for Smart Glasses
October 23, 2018 at 10:04 am

With the launch of their Focals smart glasses, North turns the shopping experience upside down by giving the customer complete control over the design and fit of their product.

Monday in CE: Don't Count Fitbit Out Just Yet
March 26, 2018 at 12:09 pm

After a meteoric rise and fall, the poster child for smartwatches Fitbit has unveiled the Fitbit Versa in hopes to reclaim its position in the CE world.

Pizza Hut's smart shoes will order a pie for you
March 1, 2017 at 11:07 am

Pizza Hut is no stranger to using tech as a promo tool, but its latest may be particularly appealing if you're looking for new footwear. It just unveiled a pair of Bluetooth shoes, Pie Tops (yes, we know), that order a large pizza for you at the press of a button on the tongue --…

Your Heart Rate Monitor Is Nonsense, Study Says
October 18, 2016 at 9:46 am

Heart rate monitors and fitness trackers like Fitbit have become trendy wrist accessories, but heart doctors say they often aren’t accurate. In a recent study of 50 healthy adults published October 12 in JAMA Cardiology, researchers assessed four popular wrist-worn heart rate monitors—Apple Watch, Fitbit Charge HR, Mio Alpha, and Basis Peak—under varying levels of…