And finally: Nike Training Club comes to the Apple Watch

Sunday, 29/July/2018 - at 5:00 PM

Welcome back to And Finally, our roundup of the week that’s been. On the site this week, Sophie has been trying out Rebble, the fan-built Pebble replacement service; Husain has taken a look into Snap’s AR masterplan; and Conor has had some Big Thoughts on the Samsung Galaxy Watch. Speaking of, we also…

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Week in wearable: Spectacles chief leaves Snap, Galaxy Watch keeps leaking

Saturday, 28/July/2018 - at 5:00 PM

As we make our way out of July and into August, it’s worth enjoying the relatively calm news cycle – because it’s about to get turbulent. We’re about to enter a period filled with announcements. The Galaxy Watch is just around the corner and the Apple Watch Series 4 is not too far…

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Field of View: Magic Leap signs a content deal with a comic book legend

Saturday, 28/July/2018 - at 4:20 AM

Welcome back to Field of View, our weekly look at what’s happening in the world of virtual and augmented reality. This week was actually an extremely slow week in both worlds. But that doesn’t mean that there’s absolutely nothing to talk about. We just refreshed our best VR apps and games for both…

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Wear Sustain round two: Eco shoes, smart textiles & UV jewel startups

Saturday, 28/July/2018 - at 3:11 AM

Wear Sustain is now in its second round of funding. The Europe wide competition is set to hand out a total of €2.4 million and now 24 new teams have each received €50,000 to turn fashion tech and smart textiles ideas and prototypes into real products. “We’ve really honed in on the fact…

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Leg it: Training for the running leg of the triathlon with wearables

Saturday, 28/July/2018 - at 2:13 AM

It’s almost time for Team Wareable to take on the AJ Bell London Triathlon. And while it may only be the relay version of the big race that we’ll be competing in, we’ve not been taking our training lightly; we’re not running through injury, getting kicked in the water and falling off our…

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