TOP NEWS Launches His Own Wearable Smartband, The i.amPULS

Los Angeles-based musician known as a founding member of the Black Eyed Peas--has rolled out his own, wearable smart band, called the i.amPULS, aimed at letting users make and receive calls without the need for a cell phone. rolled out the new device at an industry conference for, Dreamforce 2014. said the new device will also offer up a "intelligent personal assistant"--courtesy Nuance COmmunications--which will dictate text and emails, play music, post to social media, and more. The new smart band also will include a fitness application. No details on pricing or availability were announced.