How to connect your Apple Watch to Wi-Fi

How to connect your Apple Watch to Wi-Fi

Well, even when your iPhone isn't nearby, your Apple Watch can still connect to Wi-Fi. However, in order to choose a Wi-Fi network for your Apple Watch connects to, you'll need watchOS 5 or later.

The best kids smartwatches 2019: Top options with games, GPS tracking and more

The best kids smartwatches 2019: Top options with games, GPS tracking and more

Features include GPS for location tracking and an SOS alarm, while 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth support and the built-in camera help provide text, voice and video calling wherever your child is.

Xplora 3S kids smartwatch review

Xplora 3S kids smartwatch review

The Xplora app allows the parent to schedule the times of day and days of the week that the watch will function for calls and such, so that children do not get too distracted at school.

The best GPS kids tracker watches 2019: Child safety wearables round up

The best GPS kids tracker watches 2019: Child safety wearables round up

$99, Amazon | angelsense.com HereO V2 The HereO is the first GPS tracking device cleverly disguised to look like a cute, colourful watch, so little ones can show off and tell the time while you keep tabs on their whereabouts via your iOS or Android device.

Wireless Carriers Caught Playing Fast and Loose With Location Data

Wireless Carriers Caught Playing Fast and Loose With Location Data

Location aggregators are not LBS providers, but the wireless carriers and the third parties that make the services available to end users are. Carriers Pledge Crackdown Sprint said it has ensured that MicroBilt, which offers a wireless location tracking service to several industries, no longer will have access to its data.

Naughty kids smartwatch gets mass recall order from European Commission

Naughty kids smartwatch gets mass recall order from European Commission

The watch in question is the Safe-KID-One watch made by German company ENOX, which appeared in a weekly RAPEX report. The Safe-KID-One watch appeared in one of these RAPEX reports identifying the device as having a 'Serious' risk level.

Scape Raises $8M for Visual Positioning System Which Could be a Key Component of the AR Metaverse

Scape Raises $8M for Visual Positioning System Which Could be a Key Component of the AR Metaverse

But a grander vision of augmented reality assumes an AR ‘layer’ over the entire real world, allowing multiple users to seamlessly see and experience AR content that’s relevant While various inside-out tracking solutions are capable of locating a device with the sub-millimeter accuracy needed for rich head-worn AR—and even capable of mapping the local geometry so that AR content can realistically interact with it—the challenge of putting everyone on the same ‘map’, so to speak, is quite daunting.

Field of view: Magic Leap may be jumping into mobile AR

Field of view: Magic Leap may be jumping into mobile AR

Lyft wants to give you AR and VR experiences to pass the time, according to new patents found by TechCrunch . Play This: PlayStation VR Demo Disc 3 If you're looking for some good, free VR games to play with your PSVR, Sony has just come through for you.

Location Data Selling Threatens Consumer Privacy

Location Data Selling Threatens Consumer Privacy

Congress should pass a commercial privacy law, "which would include limits on how companies can collect and use location information," Duarte said.

Best gyms and studios using wearables to get you fit in 2019

Best gyms and studios using wearables to get you fit in 2019

Wearable-powered gym classes you can do at home Fiit - The London-based startup offers boutique fitness classes with a subscription service that includes a Fiit branded heart rate monitor chest to measure your effort levels.

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music gets LTE to keep you safe on your next outdoor adventure

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music gets LTE to keep you safe on your next outdoor adventure

Garmin has officially joined the LTE smartwatch party with the Vivoactive 3 Music - Connected by Verizon (yes, that's what it's called). If you're running, walking, hiking, or doing other activities and the watch detects an impact (read: you fall) it will automatically notify pre-loaded emergency contacts and tell them your real-time location.

How To Build an App for the Oculus Go From Start To Finish (with Unity)

How To Build an App for the Oculus Go From Start To Finish (with Unity)

($199) 1) Download and Install Unity (& the Android Plugin) 2) Download and Install Android Studio 3) Grab Oculus Core Utilities for Unity 4) Android Development Software Setup 27.0.3 = GOOD. LLDB Android SDK Platform-Tools Android SDK Tools 25.2.5 NDK Set the environment variable JAVA_HOME to the JDK location.

How to change the time on Fitbit

How to change the time on Fitbit

How to change the time on a Fitbit As we say, you should never really have to change the time on your Fitbit, since your device is paired to your phone, which in turn is monitoring your location and time zone.

Location Data Selling Threatens Consumer Privacy

Location Data Selling Threatens Consumer Privacy

Selling location data collected by mobile phones has become a lucrative business, The New York Times reported Monday. Congress should pass a commercial privacy law, "which would include limits on how companies can collect and use location information," Duarte said.

Imax Is Shutting Down Its VR Business, Closing Remaining Three VR Centers in Q1

Imax Is Shutting Down Its VR Business, Closing Remaining Three VR Centers in Q1

Imax is making its exit from virtual reality (VR) official: The company notified shareholders with a SEC filing Thursday that it will close down its remaining three VR centers, and write off “certain VR content investments.”

Location Data Selling Threatens Consumer Privacy

Location Data Selling Threatens Consumer Privacy

"If you are collecting a person's location over time, and it's tied to a unique identifier, it's disingenuous to call that anonymous," said Natasha Duarte, a policy analyst with the Center for Democracy & Technology in Washington, D.C.

Xplora 2 is a smartwatch for kids that plays nice with Amazon Echo

Xplora 2 is a smartwatch for kids that plays nice with Amazon Echo

It's designed to help parents keep a closer eye on their kids with features like GPS and Wi-Fi for accurate real-time location tracking. Like Xplora's other watches, you can also specify safety zones for kids to stay in sending out a notification when they stray out of that designated area.

Pavlov VR : Counter Strike Emulator is about to create sensation in the VR gaming Industry

Pavlov VR : Counter Strike Emulator is about to create sensation in the VR gaming Industry

visiting steam here. Features of the game (in summary) - The game still feels buggy. - Graphics of the game is not the best. "9" according to steam. However, i rate this game a solid "10".

How to use Google Maps on Wear OS

How to use Google Maps on Wear OS

If you're taking your Wear OS smartwatch out for a run without a phone and want to explore the area around you - maybe you're looking for a post-workout hydration - you're going to need a good mapping app.

Quantum-based accelerometer can locate objects without GPS

Quantum-based accelerometer can locate objects without GPS

An accelerometer is a tool used to measure the changes in an object’s velocity over time, and is a common piece of technology that you likely have embedded in your phone. This means that the accelerometer can measure movement through space in a highly accurate way.

6 Tips for Managing Data Before an Emergency Strikes

6 Tips for Managing Data Before an Emergency Strikes

Your data management plan also should be a cloud-based document so it's easy to access after an emergency by staff members who might need to work remotely for days or weeks.

Strava responds to bike theft claim blaming the app

Strava responds to bike theft claim blaming the app

If you missed the story recently, a cyclist believes that thieves who were able to steal bikes worth £12,500 from his home could've been partly helped by using Strava's app.

Best dog GPS trackers, pet activity monitors and tracking collars

Best dog GPS trackers, pet activity monitors and tracking collars

We've rounded up some of the best pet wearables for cats and dogs below - whether they're focused on tracking location or health - complete with handsome four-legged models to show them off.

New AWS Platform Promises Fast AR, VR, 3D Development

New AWS Platform Promises Fast AR, VR, 3D Development

The platform lets developers build realistic VR, AR or 3D environments, populate them with animated characters and 3D objects, and create scripts to determine how they interact with users of a particular application and with each other, AWS said.

Google Opens Maps APIs and World Becomes Dev Playground

Google Opens Maps APIs and World Becomes Dev Playground

With access to real-time map updates and rich location data, developers will have many choices of settings for their games. The first three games that will utilize Google Maps APIs -- Jurassic World Alive, The Walking Dead: Our World and Ghostbusters World -- will combine augmented reality and location-based gameplay.

Adam Cosco's Short Film 'KNIVES' Ups the Ante on Virtual Reality Moviemaking

Adam Cosco's Short Film 'KNIVES' Ups the Ante on Virtual Reality Moviemaking

Through trial, error, and success, writer/director/editor Adam Cosco figured out the right rules to follow (and break) in "KNIVES"—his latest 360-degree short film. The film plays with the concept of different realities, and is a compelling story in and of itself, but we interviewed Cosco and learned it wasn't initially meant for virtual reality.