It is CES 2015 and thousands of industry insiders, technology brands and journalists have invaded Las Vegas on a quest to discover the latest and greatest in consumer electronics. As you know, this isn’t my first rodeo at the consumer electronics show, after three years of checking out the best technology unveilings and announcements from brands like Samsung, LG, Belkin, Chevrolet and more = this year promises to be bigger and better than ever! Kicking off with CES Unveiled, check out just a sample of gadgets and gizmos and discover where the amazing wearable trend will take you next!
Emotia Smart Belt
Looking for a little help trimming that post-holiday waist? Making its’ CES Unveiled debut, the Emotia Smart Belt might just be the next accessory you need! Equipped with small sensors, an accelerator and gyroscope, this Emotia Smart Belt will track your health and encourage you to keep active. It will also loosen up if you eat a bit too much. (I know too many people that could use this technology right this moment – including myself >.<)
Smart ring by RING
Smart watches are everywhere this season, if you want to switch up how you effectively control your smartphone / tablet – and stand out from a sea of smart watch straps, check out the smart ring, by RING! This smart ring by RING allows you to control your smartphone or tablet using just gestures and movements in your hand.
Zensorium Being Smartwatch
Want a smart watch that does more than track your steps and post-holiday weight? The Zensorium Being offers more than just your typical smartwatch features. This wearable will read your mood and track your sleep patterns too.
The InBody Band
Fitness trackers are ultimately what you make of it. Depending on how deep you want to dive into the inner workings of your body, the InBody Band might just be the fitness tracker for you. The InBody Band shares similar features with other fitness trackers, however 4 additional sensors on this device allow it to also calculate muscle mass, body mass index, and your body fat percentage.
The Garmin vívofit 2
Looking for a little style to go with you quest for fitness band greatness? The vívofit 2 features fitness tracking technologies and syncs wirelessly to Garmin Connect, Garmin’s free online fitness community. This device will continue to run 24/7 for up to 1 year without a battery change. That’s stylishly huge!
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CES Unveiled LAS VEGAS is the Official Media Event of the International CES and is attended by more than 1,200 media to cover boundary-breaking innovation from more than 70 exhibitors from around the world. Press come to catch the latest products in one room and get a preshow look at what will be making headlines during CES. There were major companies highlighting the best in fitness, gaming, desktop computing and more. We scoured the showroom floor for the haute and stylish accessories that you want to see. The female-friendly standouts at CES Unveiled includes washable headphones, stylish UV protection jewelry, and a funky Bluetooth boom box better than anything you’ve seen before.
Humlan by Urbanears
Humlan is a brand new concept in headphones from Urbanears. Humlan’s headband and ear cushions can be removed and thrown in
with the wash,just like your favorite T-shirt. Your listening experience is guaranteed to befresh and clean, even if the music you listen to is not. Humlan’s slim on-ear fitmakes it super easy to wear, and its angled speakers deliver a clear and precisesound. Because Humlan belongs to the Urbanears family, it also comeswith some handy features like the ZoundPlug for instant music sharing and microphone and remote for picking up calls and hands-free talking.
June By Netatmo
Discover when and how to protect from UV rays, avoid sun damage and prevent premature skin aging. With JUNE on your wrist, measure sun intensity in real time and monitor your total daily sun exposure. JUNE is designed in the spirit of a diamond, with facets that glimmer and shine like the rays of the sun. Versatile, JUNE can be worn as a bracelet or as a brooch and comes in three glamourous colors – platinum, gold or gunmetal. The JUNE App gives tailor-fit sun protection advice based on your habits and skin type.
The bracelet observes the habits of the user and the companion App determines the recommended sun protection for their skin type whether it be applying SPF, putting on a hat,wearing sun glasses or seeking out shade. JUNE will be available in the second quarter of 2014 in select fashion, beauty and consumer electronics stores. Suggested retail price is $99. The JUNE App will be available for free download and will be compatible for iPhone 4S and above. Discover more at netatmo.com.
iHome Retro Bluetooth Boombox
iHome keeps it Retro with their newest addition to their Portable Bluetooth speaker assortment, the Retro Boombox Series. The new series was engineered with dual two-way stereo speakers featuring two 4 Inch woofers, and two 1 Inch tweeters. Powering these four speakers is a built-in class D digital amplifier providing users with incredible depth, and detail on whatever they choose to listen to. Compatible with the latest bluetooth streaming formats, the iHome series retro boombox is a perfect compliment to your bedroom, office, garage, or wherever you want to listen to some cool tunes from your tablet, or smartphone. If your old MP3 player does not have bluetooth, fear not, iHome equipped this retro ghetto blaster boombox with a 3.5mm mini-jack (Aux In) input for all non-bluetooth compatible devices. In addition, this stereo speaker system features a built-in FM radio, 5 band graphic equalizer, USB smartphone, tablet, iPod, iPhone, iPad, etc. device charge port, and can accompany users anywhere. The rubberized finish on this boom box was intended to survive the rugged conditions of outdoor usage. Suggested retail price is $199 for more visit ihomeaudio.com
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