Personal Technology

Gear Up

These smart new fitness wearables will raise your game this year.  The business of wearable technology has exploded to become a $3.5 billion industry. We know more about our own health and fitness behavior than ever before. Even as basic fitness trackers proliferate, both start-up companies and established brands are moving the needle beyond the mere […]

Technogym Introduces Its Google Glass–Ready Treadmill

Last fall, Technogym released the Artis—a treadmill that employs the Italian company’s Unity digital control console, which runs on a platform based on Google’s Android operating system. In addition to allowing users to enhance their workouts by creating custom training programs, the Unity console also enables them to engage with social media during their exercise. […]

Romain Jerome Launches a Spaceship for the Wrist

Known for its eclectic themes and technically creative designs—which have included moon dust and metal from the wreck of the Titanic—Romain Jerome is looking to the future for its next timepiece. The new Spacecraft model, released in just 99 editions at $24,900 apiece, looks vaguely like a cross between a vintage Pontiac and a spaceship […]