CrazyFruits

everything under the sun

July 2017
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     

Calendar Calendar

Social bookmarking
Social bookmarking Digg  Social bookmarking Delicious  Social bookmarking Reddit  Social bookmarking Stumbleupon  Social bookmarking Slashdot  Social bookmarking Yahoo  Social bookmarking Google  Social bookmarking Blinklist  Social bookmarking Blogmarks  Social bookmarking Technorati  

Bookmark and share the address of FAIR & CLEAR SKIN! on your social bookmarking website

Bookmark and share the address of CrazyFruits on your social bookmarking website

Latest topics
» Sauerbraten: The National Dish of Germany
Today at 6:07 by after8mint

» The National dish of Japan Ramen
Today at 5:58 by after8mint

» Are these the hottest Venezuellan male models? one keen male blogger seems to think so.
Today at 5:51 by after8mint

» Karl Lagerfeld receives Paris honour at Chanel's greatest hits show
Today at 5:42 by after8mint

» The National dish of China Peking duck
Today at 5:38 by after8mint

» The national dish of Venezuela – Pabellón Criollo
Today at 5:33 by after8mint

» Understanding Venezuela through Hugo Chavez
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 5:53 by after8mint

» Understanding Venezuela through Hugo Chavez
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 5:50 by after8mint

» Understanding Venezuela through Hugo Chavez
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 5:48 by after8mint

» Understanding Venezuela through Hugo Chavez
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 5:47 by after8mint

» Six Facts About Venezuela
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 4:49 by after8mint

»  Facts about Venezuela
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 4:48 by after8mint

» Young Venezuelan Artist Known As the ‘Painter of Protests’
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 4:47 by after8mint

» Brazil’s Valongo Wharf is new world heritage site
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 4:46 by after8mint

» Japan and Europe are racing to agree a big free trade deal
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 4:46 by after8mint

»  U.S and China officials meet for official trade talks:
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 4:45 by after8mint

» Star Wars theme hotel to be built at disney
Mon 17 Jul 2017 - 4:44 by after8mint

» Iggy Azalea Announces Collaboration with Azealia Banks
Thu 6 Jul 2017 - 7:26 by after8mint

» Justin Bieber is All Smiles on the Basketball Courts in Sydney
Thu 6 Jul 2017 - 7:26 by after8mint

» Rihanna took time to send comfort and love advice to a fan.
Thu 6 Jul 2017 - 7:25 by after8mint

How much is that doggie in the window. owners and their pet canines

Wed 31 Aug 2016 - 10:46 by after8mint

[url=http://www.servimg.com/view/18168125/1679]

Comments: 0

Planet-star hybrids: The Orion Nebula is a cosmic cloud of baby stars 24 light years across and 1,50

Tue 12 Jul 2016 - 7:16 by after8mint

[url=http://www.servimg.com/view/18168125/1635]

Comments: 0

Are human beings still evolving state?

Tue 12 Jul 2016 - 7:03 by after8mint

[url=http://www.servimg.com/view/18168125/1633]

Comments: 0

probiotics to fight depression?

Mon 25 Apr 2016 - 17:14 by BOBmarleyADMIN

[url=http://www.servimg.com/view/17753593/642]

Comments: 0

How to Calm Your Angry Cat

Sun 23 Mar 2014 - 21:46 by BOBmarleyADMIN

[url=http://www.wikihow.com/Image:Calm-Your-Angry-Cat-Intro.jpg][img(670px,532px):85d0]…[/img(670px,532px):85d0]

Comments: 1

MEMBERS ONLY

Sun 23 Feb 2014 - 1:16 by after8mint

Just bring your cheque book and your  heart its …

Comments: 3

Five Jamaicans awarded scholarships to Europe

Fri 1 Aug 2014 - 5:33 by BOBmarleyADMIN

[img(455px,300px):4245]…[/img(455px,300px):4245]

Comments: 1

Beware: man in his sixties who frequents the forum, hacks and uses people's email accounts

Fri 25 Jul 2014 - 21:55 by BOBmarleyADMIN

Im sure that this forum is not the only one that …

Comments: 0

Get Your DOG to SWALLOW A PILL

Sun 23 Mar 2014 - 22:11 by BOBmarleyADMIN

Some instructions to keep man's best friend …

Comments: 1

Top posting users this week
after8mint
 


You are not connected. Please login or register

CrazyFruits » WORLD NEWS AND SPORTS FROM SKY » Wearable technology major trend on show

Wearable technology major trend on show

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

1bat Wearable technology major trend on show on Thu 8 Jan 2015 - 4:09

BOBmarleyADMIN

avatar
Admin
Admin
SMART clothing to monitor your vital signs, smartwatches to summon your car and a headset that talks to you as you exercise are just some examples of new wearable technology at CES this year.
VISITORS to the convention floor at the technology trade show in Las Vegas are being greeted by new levels of intelligent tech to put on your wrists and body.
One of the shows biggest attendees, Sony, has unveiled the Smart B Trainer headset and, though still in prototype, it has some interesting ideas.

The idea of the device is that while operating as a music player for your runs, as well as a heart rate monitor and stat tracker, the device will coach you through voice directions depending on your exercise plan - telling you to speed up or slow down.

Sony also says B Trainer will use music to help you with speed changes, offering music that suits what it wants you to do.

The technology giant has not yet said how it would do this - whether by using beats per minute to spur users on, or basing it on listening preferences.

Wearables based on exercise tracking are definitely trending at this year's CES. French company Cityzen Sciences has already picked up two CES Innovation awards for its D-Shirt and Cycling Shorts smart clothing.

"Our technology for smart fabrics allows seamless integration of multiple sensors and opens new horizons to capture and measure data," a Cityzen spokesman said.

The clothing it makes is smart because it contains a range of sensors that can be used to track speed as well as distance and elevation.

Heart rate is also monitored, and in the cycling shorts pedalling frequency and time out of the saddle is also tracked.

This data can then be accessed via an app that works with both Android and iOS devices, so users will be able to track their exercise.

Cityzen said they already have a partnership in place for the shorts to be used at this year's Tour de France.

"We have the best integrated technology to embed sensors within textiles. Our architecture lets you leverage the power of textiles as a platform: the right sensors at the right locations."

For consumers, the D Shirt and Cycling Shorts catch the eye because they are both machine washable and contain no wires.

BMW is making a greater effort to embrace wearables, too, with a demonstration in the CES car park of their experimental automated valet parking service - where your car will drive itself to you with a tap of a Samsung smartwatch and the command "BMW, pick me up". The technology also means the car can park itself.

CES this year is also proving that smartwatches have to look you cutting-edge technology. Withings has introduced the Activite Pop, a smartwatch that does not need charging because it runs on a traditional watch battery. It is a follow-up to the premium Activite, a Swiss-made watch worth $US450 ($A487).

The pop is a lighter, less-expensive version, but still has all the activity tracking features that Withings are known for - including step counting and sleep monitoring.

More than 20,000 new products will be introduced during the week at this year's International CES, and wearables continue to be a huge part of the show. Each of the major players, including Samsung, Sony and LG are all showing off either new or existing products from a marketplace that continues to expand.

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum