Tagged: Bracelet

Jakemy Magnetic J Watch is not what you think

Jakemy Magnetic J Watch

I love gadgets and accessories from the Far East, and for good reason too. Simply because they are nothing like anything you’ve seen before. Of all the numerous gizmos coming from Japan and China, some can be absolutely outrageous, while others carry sheer stroke of genius that no one thought of before. How you categorize this gizmo, depends on your perspective and usage. This folks is Component Suction Bracelet fit for geeks who are always engrossed with electronics and DIY project. What’s the use of this bracelet? Time-keeping, fitness tracking or smartwatch functions? Well, none of these actually.
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Sunburn strip indicates when you are soaking too much Sun!

Sunburn indicator by David Hazafy Queens University Belfast

Laying out in the sun is a good regime to soak Vitamin D, but too much of it carries the danger of developing sunburn, tanning and skin cancer! So how do you control the adverse effects of Sun bathing and know when to make a walk towards a shady area? Till now it was just a matter of judgment or the instructions on your suntan lotion that provide an idea of the amount of time to stay out in the sun, but now a new development gives you a very precise idea. Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast have invented a plastic strip that changes its color when there is too much exposure to sunlight.
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FingerSynth – A bone conductive wearable that creates music on touch

FingerSynth wearable

We have seen quite a few strange instruments in the past that don’t have any practical use but still managed to excite us. FingerSynth wearable musical instrument is another one straight out from the realm of technological absurdness. Not that it is something worthless, but an amalgamation of wearable technology and audio. Developed by Gershon Dublon from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, FingerSynth is a half glove loaded with series if finger rings connected to a box that sits like a bracelet on the wrist.
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Leatherman Tread = Multi-tool + Wristband + Watch

Leatherman Tread multitool

There are many multi-tools out there that come in different shapes and sizes, but none is as innovative as this one. Leatherman Tread is a 25 tool function wearable wristband that you will love. It comes with lot of functionalities ranging from bottle opener to SIM card tool. The multi-tool wristband weights 150 g in total and good news is that it will come with an optional scratch-resistant Leatherman Tread QM1 watch with Swiss movement by the Fall 2015.
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Will Montblanc e-Strap smart band save mechanical watches from getting extinct?

Montblanc e-Strap watch band hooks onto Timewalker Urban Speed watches collection

Montblanc e-Strap watch band hooks onto Timewalker Urban Speed watches collection

Yesteryears were dominated by mechanical watches but now it’s the era of smartwatches and other wearables like smart bands. As big electronics brands foray into the elusive smartwatch market, traditional watchmakers like Montblanc are also jumping into the bandwagon to go with the change. Coming up with their own take on wearable technology that doesn’t kill the traditional mechanical watches, Montblanc has revealed its e-Strap band that is an independent 0.9 inch monochromatic OLED notification screen.
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ZeWatch2 and ZeBracelet smartwatches keep you connected and motivated all day

zewatch2 Red

If you have already shopped for Christmas, but have some scope in your wallet for the New Year; here’s Kronoz in Switzerland presenting MYKronoz-brand ZeWatch2 and ZeBracelet – smartwatches with activity and sleep tracker. Scheduled to be released on December 26, the smartwatches are made to keep you connected with the smartphone via Bluetooth, and lets you keep track of your fitness. While both the ZeWatch2 and ZeBracelet have similar features, the difference lies in their design – the ZeWatch2 is a wristwatch-style wearable device and the ZeBracelet is, as the name suggests, a bracelet-style device. Read More…

Smart jewelry for the tech-conscious geeks

Smart jewelry for the tech-conscious geeks

Tech savvy jewelry that you’ll love

Wearable technology is all set to engulf majority of the geeky section around the globe and the trend is just setting into action. One aspect of wearable technology is the use of tech savvy smart jewelry that not only adds to your look but also lends some special functionality. It looks good and at the same time helps you in achieving certain goal like keeping track of the amount of calories burnt. Smart jewelry is most definitely going to dominate the fashion industry and trends in the near future which is going to be wearable technology infected. In the past we have had many examples of cool tech savvy jewelry impressing the readers, so it is high time we put some light on some of the best ones. Have a look at these digital age ornaments that shape the future of technology and fashion.
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i.amPULS wristband by rapper will.i.am has a new voice-command assistant

i am PULS smartwatch by William Adams

i.amPULS wearable device

Famous rapper and business tycoon Will.i.am has announced that he is going to release a wristband like wearable device which will have a pedometer and accelerometer along with the ability to make calls. Will.i.am made it a point not to call the wrist cuff like device as a smartwatch even though it sits on your wrist like a watch. Will.i.am calls it the i.amPULS wristband which keeps you abreast all the notifications and vital body functions like heart-rate etc. Read More…

.klatz smartwatch doubles as a comfortable handset for your smartphone

.klatz smartwatch and handset

.klatz smartwatch and handset

With growing possibilities in the field of wearable technology, we tend to come across latest smart wearable gadgets almost every day. .klatz, a smart and innovative bracelet is another example of the technology that focusses on making people’s life simpler and better. .klatz is basically a smartwatch that comes with a LED screen. However, that’s not all, the smart bracelet also doubles as a comfortable handset for your smartphone. Though smartwatches are cool and some of them let you take calls too, but holding your wrist up to your ear seems a little awkward. However, the .klatz smart bracelet offers a more elegant and cool approach. You can simply slip it from your wrist and flip it open to accept calls.
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