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'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 this year 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 spent plenty of 2014 using and reviewing wearable kit from smart watches and activity trackers to... >>

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... >>

LG G Watch R review: Android Wear's new champion
4 out of 5

LG G Watch R review: Android Wear's new champion

By 14 November 2014

Hot on the heels of the LG G Watch, the Korean company has released a new version of its Android Wear device in the G Watch R. It certainly looks the part too: blurring the lines between traditional watch design and modern smartwatch functions. As the... >>

Timex Ironman One GPS+ sportswatch pre-orders now available in US

Timex Ironman One GPS+ sportswatch pre-orders now available in US

By 6 November 2014

Pe-orders for the Timex Ironman One GPS+ smartwatch will open on 7 November. But only in the US and through AT&T. Customers will only be able to pre-order at AT&T stores from 7 November. If they want to pre-orders online at www.att.com, they'll have to... >>

Jawbone UP3 with HR monitor, plus budget UP Move model unveiled

Jawbone UP3 with HR monitor, plus budget UP Move model unveiled

By 5 November 2014

Jawbone has announced the third generation of its activity tracker in the UP3 alongside a more affordable tracker called UP Move. For the first time the UP3 will now track heart rate, offer deeper sleep data and automatically detect exercise as well as... >>