smartwatches
The First Smartwatch to Read Your Blood Pressure Is an Ugly Marvel

There’s a reason they call high blood pressure the silent killer. The British Heart Foundation says as many as 5 million adults in the UK have high blood pressure, which increases the chances of heart attack and stroke—and it's often undiagnosed, meaning you could have it and not even know it. Yeesh. Read More >>

robots
CES 2018: What It’s Like to Play Ping-Pong With a Robot

The first thing that I should say about FORPHEUS is that it’s gentle. The artificially intelligent Ping-Pong tutor built by Omrom is not trying to beat you. It’s not trying to take over the world. FORPHEUS is trying to make you a better Ping-Pong player. I played Ping-Pong with this incredibly futuristic being, and not only do I feel like a better Ping-Pong player, I feel better about the potential for a robot-led future. Read More >>