Why Apple Watch could be good for your heart rate

Two of the sensors in the Apple Watch are meaningful to me as an exercise scientist: a heart rate monitor and an accelerometer. Think Jerry McGuire: they complete each other.

Tencent booth at ChinaJoy Expo 2014

3 years after opening up to Chinese developers, Tencent eyes global partnerships

Tencent’s annual business partner conference has been rebranded as its “Global Partner Conference”. The two-day meeting started yesterday, with some interesting foreign faces in attendance. What’s even more interesting, chipmakers Intel and Broadcom showed up as partners of Tencent, a business long known as a software company.

Techmanity

Techmanity launches big in Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley was the site of the first ever Techmanity, and now with a successful inaugural year under their belts, the organizers are looking to go bigger yet in 2015.

Google Inbox

How to get Google's Inbox without an invite

Google last week launched Inbox, a new email client that organizes emails to highlight “important info at a glance.” Unfortunately, you need to be invited to use the service. But there’s a “hack” lets you circumvent that requirement.