Posts Tagged ‘tech’

Smart Earbuds at CES 2014

Wearable fitness devices such as the Fitbit and Jawbone UP are becoming common must-have for both runners and health-tracking enthusiasts. But Intel’s new “Smart Earbuds,” announced yesterday at CES, are taking a different route, using sensors attached to the earbuds to display and track heart rate, as well as display pace and calories burned. The ...

HackCollege at CES 2014

I’ll be on the ground at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show January 7 and 8 to bring you the latest and greatest gadget news. I’ll be working with Intel as part of the company’s blog ambassador program, but will be taking a look at all the show has to offer — including the latest smartphones, ...

Trade in Your Tech for the Outdoors at an Adult Summer Camp

If you’re looking to escape from the hyperconnected world this summer, you may want to consider a tech-free weekend getaway. Digital Detox, a group that runs retreats for those exhausted by technology, is offering 200 lucky individuals an opportunity to spend a fun, activity-filled weekend at a California summer camp — sans the iPhone. The ...

Apply to Square’s Code Camp Contest

If you are both female and an engineering student, hurry up and get your application together for Square’s first (ever) Code Camp Contest! Don’t be intimidated by the title — the Code Camp is a three day program held in one of the greatest cities in the world — San Francisco, California (Go Giants!). The ...