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Sony SmartBand Talk review: Jack of all trades, master of none
3.5 out of 5

Sony SmartBand Talk review: Jack of all trades, master of none

By 17 December 2014

Sony isn't a new player in the world of wearables, it was one of the first companies to kick a ball in the field of smartwatches with its aptly named but ultimately underwhelming SmartWatch back in 2012. The Sony SmartBand Talk, codename SWR30, is a pared-down... >>

Battle of the bands: Fitbit Flex, Nike+ FuelBand SE, Jawbone Up and more

Battle of the bands: Fitbit Flex, Nike+ FuelBand SE, Jawbone Up and more

By 15 December 2014

Fitness bands are well and truly everywhere. You could say they're in step with trends, if you were desperate for a pun. Since we're not, we've decided to spend our time finding the best activity trackers so you can decide which is the best fit for you.... >>

Best wearable smart clothes: HR bras, muscle measuring tops and more

Best wearable smart clothes: HR bras, muscle measuring tops and more

By 12 December 2014

Many said that 2014 was the year of the wearable. With the number of smartwatches, activity trackers and smart sensors that appeared its fair to say that was the case. Now we're looking at 2015 this is going to the next level with smart clothes that have... >>

'Gadgets supporting humans' has been taken literally for the Bionic Bra

'Gadgets supporting humans' has been taken literally for the Bionic Bra

By 9 December 2014

Smart sensors in clothing is a future that's starting to reveal itself already with heart rate sensors in bras from Victoria's Secret. But a new item called the Bionic Bra has taken it to the next level not only with intelligent sensors but with actuators... >>

Mio Velo adds heart rate and cadence data to your phone

Mio Velo adds heart rate and cadence data to your phone

By 8 December 2014

For cyclists who want to track really specific data like cadence or power it means shelling out serious money for ANT+ sensors and their accompanying readout gadgets. At least it did, until the Mio Velo appeared. The Mio Velo is a wearable which, essentially,... >>

Best wearables 2014: GPS watches, activity trackers, HR headphones and more

Best wearables 2014: GPS watches, activity trackers, HR headphones and more

By 2 December 2014

While 2015 is going to be the year of the wearable there are already plenty of top body-dwelling devices to enhance your health and your life. We've already spent plenty of 2014 using and reviewing wearable kit from smart watches to activity trackers... >>

The Bionic Runner gives you all the benefits of running without the injuries

The Bionic Runner gives you all the benefits of running without the injuries

By 2 December 2014

When's a bike not a bike? When it's a running machine called the Bionic Runner. This invention allows runners to train on through injury recovery without the risk of further damage. The Bionic Runner, currently on Kickstarter, was created as a way to... >>

Victoria’s Secret Incredible smart sports bra will track your heart rate

Victoria’s Secret Incredible smart sports bra will track your heart rate

By 27 November 2014

Smart sports gadgets specifically for women are far too rare so Victoria's Secret has come up with its Incredible sports bra to track heart rate. The Incredible bra features a chest placed heart rate monitor built-in. These chest placed monitors have... >>

TomTom Multi-Sport Cardio review: Six months in and we're sold
4 out of 5

TomTom Multi-Sport Cardio review: Six months in and we're sold

By 21 November 2014

The first TomTom Multi-Sport sportswatch was released around a year ago, catering for running, cycling and swimming activities. It did a fair job, but there were some loose ends that its follow-up, the Multi-Sport Cardio, tackles head-on. We've been using... >>

Best wearable 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Best wearable 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

By 17 November 2014

Wearable tech really came into its own last year, warranting a new category in the Pocket-lint Gadget Awards and while many of the products were great, there were a few things missing. This year, the wearable category has hit a whole new level, from... >>


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