New wearables-for-your-feet track running technique

Jun 14, 2018

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

Harnessing smart wearables to spy on owners

Jun 4, 2018

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

Fitbit's Apple Watch competitor lands in SA

Apr 18, 2018

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

Wearables market shifts to connected clothing

Apr 3, 2018

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

Wearables soon to be commonplace in enterprise

Mar 23, 2018

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

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

Feb 8, 2018

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

Smartwatches set to grow in popularity

Dec 5, 2017

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

Fitbit forecasts better than expected quarterly revenue

Nov 2, 2017

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

Double-digit gains in wearables growth by 2021

Sep 18, 2017

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

Smartwatches drive wearables growth in Q2 2017

Sep 4, 2017

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

Fitbit tops revenue estimates

Aug 3, 2017

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

Mobile innovation will drive digital market

Apr 24, 2017

Virtual reality, smart home tech, connected cars, wearables and mobile payments are expected to be the main drivers of growth in the digital market.