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Archos to launch smartwatch, fitness tracker, connected home devices, and more

French electronics company Archos has been offering affordable tablets, media players, and other devices for a few years — and now the company’s getting ready to jump on the latest trends by offering low-cost alternatives to the Pebble smartwatch, Fitbit fitness tracker, and other wearable and connected home devices. Archos plans to unveil what it […]

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Nike introduces FuelBand wearable computer (fitness device)

Remember when digital watches with calculators were state-of-the-art wearable computers? Now you can slap an iPod Nano on a wrist strap and carry music and apps around on a portable color screen. But there’s another frontier in the wristputer space, and it’s focused on fitness. Last fall Motorola introduced the MOTOACTV wearable device with music, […]