McDonald’s recalls Happy Meal fitness trackers after they injure kids

Fast food company recalls millions of wristband toys amid reports of blistering. sci tech news

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Polar’s M600 is the first Android Wear-based, hardcore fitness watch

Trying to find the happy medium between smartwatches and activity trackers. sci tech news

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Doing laps and making waves: How to pick a swim tracker

We tested a number of swim-capable fitness trackers to see which are worth the hype. sci tech news

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Wearable maker Fitbit must face lawsuit over sleep-tracking claims

Fitbit’s defense “is focused on attacking the plaintiffs’ evidence as bad science.” sci tech news

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The Europas — It’s time for a different kind of tech conference


awards3 (1) Let’s face it. Some tech conferences have lost their way. While TechCrunch Disrupt remains a firmly curated, media-driven, event, with hundreds of journalists attending, a couple of other conferences have really gone for scale. A minimum of 15,000 people, thousands of companies, echoing halls — and a lot of investors (and journalists) turning their badges around so they don’t… Read More Syndicated from TechCrunch

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