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What the heck is wearable tech? Part 3: Train your pet using wearables
Hey, it’s Debra again. You don’t want to be THAT neighbour, whose dog has a full-on bark-appaloosa concert every time the wind blows.The wonderful scientists, and general smarty-pants, over at Motorola have now created the MOTOPET 200. It’s a new, gentler system to train dogs using “static correction” using vibrations rather than a shock collar. MOTOPET 200 is lightweight and waterproof and looks cute on almost every dog. Who knows, maybe you can even teach him to Moto-roll-over!
Get help choosing the right gift from Microsoft, Intel and Best Buy on Twitter
Give yourself an evening off as you plan for the holiday season and join us for a special Twitter chat on Tuesday December 16th at 8pm EST. Best Buy representatives will be joined by experts from Microsoft and Intel Canada who will answer your tech questions and help you choose the right tablet, notebook or All-In-One for yourself or someone special on your list. Read on for more details:
What the Heck is Wearable Tech? Part 2: Wearables are not just for athletes
Hi Gang, Debra here! There comes a point when you just want to scream “WHAT IS A NORMAL WAY TO GET HEALTHY?” Now, the rational part of my brain knows that the best way to get healthy is to simply eat less and move more. (WHO KNEW?!) But how much do I need to move and not eat? I’m not a doctor—I just like wearing lab coats. I’m a regular human trying to be healthier. SO! My peeps at Best Buy hooked me up with some more of their Wearable Tech. This week I got to try out the new FitBit Charge. This has changed everything.
What the Heck is Wearable Tech? Part 1: Muse, the brain sensing headband
Hi. I’m Debra DiGiovanni, comedian and self-proclaimed anxiety ridden technophobe! Or, I was until recently. You see, the gang at Best Buy came to me and asked if I wanted to be the person who introduces Canada to some new wearable technology. Since I’m not a crazy person, I said, “YES PLEASE!” and then I got to meet the MUSE. Read about this fun new way to get your mind to quiet down.
Best Buy nominated for 3 Canada Post E-Commerce Awards
We’re thrilled to announce that Best Buy Canada has been nominated for three Canada Post E-Commerce Innovation Awards! Having been recognized as a finalist in both the categories of ‘Best Omni-Channel Integration’ and ‘Best E-Commerce Shopping Experience’, we’ve also been named as a contender for the title of Consumer Champion. Read how you can vote for this year’s Consumer Champion …