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Google just went from being a nobody in wearables to a top player with Fitbit, and that’s sure to put an even bigger target on its back

Google has acquired smartwatch maker Fitbit in a $2.1 billion deal, making the search giant a sizable player in the wearable tech industry.

I spent a few minutes with Amazon’s new Alexa smart ring, and it feels like it could be the first step toward something bigger

Amazon's Echo Loop is a smart ring with its Alexa virtual assistant built in. Here's what it's like to use it.

Snapchat’s Spectacles are new and improved, but they don’t solve the fundamental problems with wearing cameras on your face

I wasn't impressed with the overall design or execution of the first Spectacles. Snapchat's second-generation camera glasses announced this week look like a definite improvement, but there are some obvious issues with the device as well.

This $250 ring could replace your credit cards, keys, and a lot of other everyday items

In Token's world, you'll never need to carry your wallet, house keys, transit pass, or even remember your computer password. All you'll need is a ring.

I wore the stress-tracking Spire device for a week — and it completely changed how I go about my day

Stress-tracking device Spire monitors your breathing to show how stressed, calm or focused you are.