wearables
2:20
Jan 15, 2019

Healthcare spend on wearables to reach $40bn: Juniper

Health trackers and remote patient monitoring technology are set to become `must haves' in delivering healthcare.

1:50
Jun 14, 2018

New wearables-for-your-feet track running technique

German-designed smart insoles for runners use sensors to track how the user is running and provide real-time in-ear feedback.

3:10
Jun 4, 2018

Harnessing smart wearables to spy on owners

There could be severe consequences should cyber criminals use these devices to monitor users, says Kaspersky Lab.

2:10
Apr 18, 2018

Fitbit's Apple Watch competitor lands in SA

The Fitbit Versa will be available in SA for R3 200 from the beginning of May.

3:40
Apr 3, 2018

Wearables market shifts to connected clothing

Research shows connected clothing will soon overtake wrist-based devices as the leader in the wearables sector.

3:20
Mar 23, 2018

Wearables soon to be commonplace in enterprise

The growing IOT market, advances in AR and the arrival of 5G will all play a role in workplace wearable adoption.

2:50
Feb 8, 2018

Clothing, ear-based wearables to grow to 30m in 2022

Specialist wearables are expected to grow over 25 times faster than typical activity trackers, according to Juniper research.

2:10
Dec 5, 2017

Smartwatches set to grow in popularity

Forrester forecasts smartwatches will make up more than half of wearables sales in 2022.

1:20
Nov 2, 2017

Fitbit forecasts better than expected quarterly revenue

New products uplift the San Francisco-based company, which has come under pressure in a saturating market for wearables.

2:30
Sep 18, 2017

Double-digit gains in wearables growth by 2021

Vendors will ship a total of 121.7 million wearable devices this year, marking a 16.6% increase from 2016.

3:00
Sep 4, 2017

Smartwatches drive wearables growth in Q2 2017

Wearables shipments grew 10.3% year-over-year in Q2 2017, pushed by smartwatch growth.

1:40
Aug 3, 2017

Fitbit tops revenue estimates

The wearable device maker reports a smaller-than-expected drop in quarterly revenue.

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