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Top 35 Wearable Tech Ideas in October

From Dog-Tracking Collars to Wireless Fingerprint Systems

— October 29, 2016 — Lifestyle
Aside from just being able to track one's fitness or health levels, the October 2016 wearable tech innovations demonstrate a variety of potential applications for the future of wearables. Some of the most forward-thinking examples include voice-controlled systems, as well as ones that are able to harvest energy for the user while being worn.

While many people are working to create wearable technology pieces that are as small as possible, others are making full-on systems for the body. Examples of this include the SuperSuit for laser tag, as well as the MSI VR One Virtual Reality Backpack System, both of which are ideal for full-body play and game immersion.

'Onyx' is the name of a unique communication device that fuses the future of wearables with the functionality of walkie-talkies of the past, which is just one system that takes cleverly cues from the past.
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High-End Swimmer Smartwatches
High-End Swimmer Smartwatches
The Apple Watch Series 2 Features Exceptional Tracking in Water
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3D-Printed Vests
3D-Printed Vests
This 3D-Printed Clothing Piece is a Ready-to-Wear Garment
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Stylish Standalone Smartwatches
Stylish Standalone Smartwatches
The Fyver Watch Can Be Used Independently and Without Bluetooth
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Voice Command Smartwatches
Voice Command Smartwatches
The Sony SR50 is a New Android Smartwatch that Enables Efficiency
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Autonomous Smartwatch Designs
Autonomous Smartwatch Designs
The 'SOWATCH' Health Fitness Tracker Monitors Cardiovascular Health
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Digital Assistant Smartwatches
Digital Assistant Smartwatches
The Omate Rise 3G Smartwatch Features Connectivity to Amazon Alexa
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Wrist-Controlled Robotic Droids
Wrist-Controlled Robotic Droids
This Special Edition BB-8 Robot Converts Gestures Into Movements
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Power-Harnessing Wearables
Power-Harnessing Wearables
These Thermoelectric Generators Turn Body Heat into Usable Electricity
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Haptic Communicating Wearables
Haptic Communicating Wearables
The 'Moment' Device Gives Users Information Through Touch Alone
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Satirical Shooter Watches
Satirical Shooter Watches
Jim Beam's Apple Watch Parodies the Wearable With a Metal Shot Glass
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Heart-Monitoring Smartwatches
Heart-Monitoring Smartwatches
This New Alcatel Smartwatch Offers Heart Rate Monitoring On a Budget
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Wireless Fingerprint Systems
Wireless Fingerprint Systems
This Fingerprint System Conveys You Information From Phone to Device
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Endurance-Increasing Wearables
Endurance-Increasing Wearables
The Quantlet Enables Athletes to Increase their Exercise Capacity
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App-Connected Walkie-Talkies
App-Connected Walkie-Talkies
This Two-Way Communication Device Connects People Around the Globe
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Smartwatch Jewelry Collections
Smartwatch Jewelry Collections
The New Bucardo Smartwatch Casings for the Apple Watch are Stylish
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Children's Fitness Wearables
Children's Fitness Wearables
Garmin's Vivofit Jr. is for Kids Ages Four to Nine
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Wearable Camera Stabilizers
Wearable Camera Stabilizers
This GoPro Camera Stabilizer Ensures Footage Captured is Always Great
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Discreet Ovulation Trackers
Discreet Ovulation Trackers
Ayda is a Wearable That Takes the Guesswork Out of Fertility-Tracking
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Sophisticated Steel Activity Trackers
Sophisticated Steel Activity Trackers
These Watches Have a Luxurious Style That is Also Affordable
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Connected Children's Wearables
Connected Children's Wearables
The Brillar Smart Watch is Great for Both Kids and Parents
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Hydration-Tracking Wearables
Hydration-Tracking Wearables
The 'LVL' Wearable Device Keeps Track of Hydration Levels and More
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Wearable Hybrid Insulin Pumps
Wearable Hybrid Insulin Pumps
The Medtronic MiniMed 670G Monitors Blood-Glucose Levels and More
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Wearable Gaming Platforms
Wearable Gaming Platforms
The SuperSuit Takes Laser Tag Gear to New, Smart and Heroic Heights
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Wearable Fertility Thermometers
Wearable Fertility Thermometers
The 'Tempdrop' Body Temperature Sensor Keeps Tabs on Fertility
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Whimsical Wearable Tents
Whimsical Wearable Tents
The Dress Tents Project Explores the Art Of Wearable Architecture
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Lucid Dreaming Wearables
Lucid Dreaming Wearables
The iBand+ Helps Wearers Sleep Better and Experience Lucid Dreams
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Wearable Thermo-Electric Generators
Wearable Thermo-Electric Generators
This Wearable Prototype Generates Power From Your Body Heat
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Dog-Tracking Collars
Dog-Tracking Collars
The Link AKC Smart Collar Keeps Dogs from Getting Lost
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Wearable VR Computers
Wearable VR Computers
The MSI VR One Virtual Reality Backpack System Provides 90-Minutes of Use
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Contemporary Raver Apparel
Contemporary Raver Apparel
The Latest Fyodor Golan Collection Consists of Eye-Catching Club Gear
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Weather Barrier Jackets
Weather Barrier Jackets
This Tyvek Jacket from Fyber Forma is Made from a Construction Material
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Whimsical Terrarium Rings
Whimsical Terrarium Rings
HoKiou Creates 3D Fairytale Scenes Inside Bulbous Rings
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Dream-Augmenting Wearables
Dream-Augmenting Wearables
The 'Lucid Dreamer' Helps Enable Users to Control Their Dreams
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Wearable Wireless Audio Systems
Wearable Wireless Audio Systems
The 'Sound' System Offers Revolutionary Over-Ear Audio Listening
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Recent Trends in Women's Luxury Watches
Recent Trends in Women's Luxury Watches
From Decorative Dials to Stylish Smartwatches (Sponsored)
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