From a Prototype to Manufacturing, 5 Startups That We Would Back

Startups
We are not experts when it comes to recognising the brightest star in a sky full of stars, but we have written quite a few articles on startups and one of the lessons we have learnt is that ideas are cheap if they are...

WTS2018: Oticon Introduces World’s First Hearing Fitness Tracking Technology

Wearable Tech Show in London has been on a mission to attract wearable geeks looking to immerse themselves in the latest innovation in wearable technology and IOT. With so much going on today at WTS2018, it was hearing aid provider Oticon who drew my attention. The Danish...

In Her Own Words: PRITI MOUDGILL [Women In Tech Series]

In the run-up to national women’s equality day Women’s Day on the 8th March 2018, we are paying homage to 7 women who have made a name for themselves in the world of technology. We are honouring women leaders in technology, who are quietly making a...

Peripherii, Harnessing The Power Of Whispering Notifications Into Your Ear

When it comes to hearables, the earbuds vs earrings debate has just got exciting, thanks to Peripherii. The brainchild of NY-based fashion tech startup Peripherii Inc, it did not take us long to want to learn more about these wire-free, hands-free statement earrings that can...

Air by crazybaby’s Cutting-edge Technology Brings The Sound From The Future

We all crave truly effortless technology, something that Air by crazybaby (NANO) promises to deliver. Offering an unbridled listening experience, the Air (NANO) is available in 10 vibrant colours and lives in a wireless charging case, which means no power-up required. The Ultimate in Self-Expression This latest offering...

The Doppler Effect What We Built and The Legacy We Will Leave Behind

When I joined Hearables maker Doppler Labs over two years ago, I knew I was about to embark on one of the most important journeys of my career and finally get a chance to pursue my life's mission of helping people get access to...

OH, The Stylish Hearable That Could Diminish The Stigma Associated With Hearing Aids

Hearables represent more than the latest music listening earbuds; they can also be technologically smart hearing devices for those who are hard of hearing as shown by design student Julia Marina. She has come up with a beautiful hearing aids concept that is so stylishly...

Fitbit Reigns Supreme at Wareable Tech Awards 2017

Fitness Tracker
Last night we attended the Wareable Tech Awards 2017 in association with Currys PC World. The invite-only event took place at Shoreditch Town Hall, London, and was presented once again by the Metro’s Technology Editor, the hilarious, Lucy Hedges. The Wareable Tech Awards 2017 Wareable, which launched 2014, is...

Doppler Labs’ Demise; The Randomness Factor, And Why Hardware is Hard

Hearables
In a time where consumer adoption of smart earbuds is rising, one would think that it would be smooth sailing for a hearables startup. But with the recent demise of San Francisco's  Doppler Labs Inc, the startup is living proof that there is no guarantee...

Smart Assistant Alexa in Bragi’s Dash and Dash Pro is Now Live

German startup Bragi, have come a long way since their successful Kickstarter campaign, back in February 2014, gained support from 15,998 backers who pledged $3,390,551 to help bring their project to life. Three years and two generations of Bragi later, the hearable tech startup...