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Lower prices and earwear boost wearable shipments

IDC predicted global wearables shipments would grow by more than 70 per cent year-on-year in …

DoJ to rule on Google move for Fitbit

The US Department of Justice (DoJ) reportedly won a scuffle with the Federal Trade Commission …

Hearables fuel wearable shipment surge

The growing popularity of wireless ear and headphones pushed wearable shipments in the third quarter …

Wearable payments catch on in Europe

Transactions made using wearable devices in Europe registered strong growth, with consumers in the region …

Xiaomi makes smartwatch move

Xiaomi made its first foray into the smartwatch market, unveiling the Mi Watch, featuring a …

Google boosts wearables play with $2.1B Fitbit buy

Google inked a deal to acquire fitness tracker company Fitbit for $2.1 billion, the search …

Apple fixes attention on Watch, iPhone repairs

Apple offered to replace the screens of some versions of its Watch for free, after …

Researchers see 5G promise in 3D-printing tech

A US university professor revealed his research team used 3D printing technology to build a …

Bragi sells product business in software push

Wearables company Bragi sold its products business, in order to focus its work on software, …

Smart integration to fuel wearables shipments growth

Smartwatches, ear-worn devices, wristbands and increased adoption in healthcare were cited as factors driving uptake …