Wearable Tech

Is Google Glass the Future? Yes!

Michael Rundle | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech
Michael Rundle

The smartphone revolution is complete, but - as ever in human history - there are new horizons to explore. Glass is one of those boundaries. VR is another. Electric vehicles are another. Isn't that, surely, something to celebrate? Let's embrace them, criticise them, refine them. But let's not dismiss them. Let's instead take Google's advice, and try it - and see.

Is Google Glass the Future? No!

Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech
Thomas Tamblyn

Google Glass is an incredible product, it's proof that we have now reached the required level of technological skill to produce a truly wearable smart device. It's powerful, light, easy to use and features some great technological innovations including a bone-conducting microphone/headphone. It's also £1,000. Lets just take a moment to think that through.

Change My Mind: Is Google Glass the Future?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech

Google Glass has finally arrived in the UK -- but do we want it? Ever since it was first announced in the United States in 2012, Glass has been a c...

REVIEW: Samsung Gear Fit

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.04.2014 | UK Tech

The Samsung Gear Fit is available in the UK now for £169. Specs: 1.84-inch curved screen iP67 certified Acceleromter, gyroscope, heart-rate s...

Is It Smartwatch Time Yet?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Tech

The Samsung Gear 2 (£249) and Gear 2 Neo (£169) are available now from Carphone Warehouse. Key Features: 1.63-inch Super AMOLED (320 x 320) sc...

Triathlon Harder? Polar's Fitness Watches Reviewed

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Tech

The Polar RCX5 and Polar Loop are available now online. In an era where fitness bands and new wearable 'smartwatches' are clearly converging - just...

Samsung Graphene Breakthrough Could Lead To New Generation Of Tech

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Tech

Samsung has unveiled a breakthrough in the commercial production of graphene, a futuristic material which could make possible dramatic advances in con...

Behold: The World's First Wearable Computer. (It's 400 Years Old)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Tech

Some wearable tech is pretty new and innovative. But the idea itself? Nope. This picture proves that wearable technology is actually a fairly an...

Could You Really Fall in Love With a Computer Operating System?

John Oswald | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Tech
John Oswald

But could anyone really fall in love with a piece of software? It may sound like the stuff of science fiction but, the truth is, much of the technology the film depicts is already with us. And scenarios like this might not be that far off. 'Love' is perhaps a metaphor for the kind of dependency or symbiosis we're heading towards.

This Ring Turns Your Hand Into A Keypad

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Tech

This rather nifty little ring is promising to revolutionise the way in which you control all of your devices. The Fin is a wearable bluetooth devic...

Smart Technology is the Way of the Future

William Davie | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
William Davie

For example, Samsung has already produced, and Apple is about to produce, smart watches that can be connected to your phone. And smart glasses like in Sherlock are also on the way. I am not entirely certain why this technology is necessary, but I am sure we are moving closer and closer towards the time when smart phones will have proven themselves obsolete.

It's Still Early Days for Wearable Tech Craze

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

Wearable tech is hot on the lips of every attendee at the 2014 CES, which is underway in Las Vegas. But with smartwatches having so far failed to capture our imaginations, manufacturers could have their work cut out to convince us we should be wearing our gadgets, rather than holding them.

LOOK: This Computer Has WiFi, Bluetooth And Is Ridiculously Small

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Computers used to be massive. Now, they are less so. But if you're still feeling the drag of carrying around a laptop or smartphone and long for the d...

WATCH: Sony Patent Most Ridiculous Thing Ever

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Tech

Sony have filed a patent for a 'SmartWig'. That's right, a 'SmartWig'. Why you ask? No idea. It's full of features (check out the video) b...

Nissan Have Made A Smartwatch

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Tech

Do you feel... disconnected from your car? Do you wish somehow you could feel closer to it? Even when you're not in it? Well Nissan has just the so...

Wearable Tech - Making Glasses Cool Since 2013

Nathan Pearce | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech
Nathan Pearce

Wearable computing has undoubtedly been one of the hottest topics in the tech industry - and increasingly in the mainstream - for the last few months. Ever since Google Glass was announced earlier this year, many of us at F5 have been hankering to get our hands on a pair.