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Asus ZenWatch 2 REVIEW: The budget smartwatch to beat

Wearables. We love ‘em. Gotta have ‘em. But does this year’s entry from Asus have what it takes to tango with the big boys? The ZenWatch 2’s primary …

First impressions of the Moto 360 Sport fitness-focused Android Wear smartwatch

The Moto 360 is just the second Android Wear smartwatch with integrated GPS and a focus on fitness. I took it for a short 3.3 mile run, along with …

Wearable Tech

Android's Latest Move Might Convince You To Ditch Your iPhone

One of the biggest things missing from the Apple Watch is the smart, predictive capabilities of something like Google Now (sorry, Siri). But starting …

Pixel C deep-dive review: A terrific tablet that tries to be more

Remember back when we had clearly defined device categories with bold lines between them? Smartphones were for voice calls and on-the-go …

Laptops

Review: Google Pixel C

It's important that Google's new Pixel C tablet is a Pixel, rather than a Nexus. The Nexus lineup has always tried to be best-in-breed, proof that …

Google’s Pixel C Reviewed: A Gorgeous Lap-Tablet for Android Fans

It seems as though this year’s hot new machine is the tablet with the detachable keyboard. That’s what the industry would <i>like</i> to be hot, …

Google Pixel C review: An Android tablet worthy of replacing your iPad - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Google Pixel C has a slim, compact aluminum build that feels sturdy. Its optional Bluetooth keyboard is equally solid and doubles as the tablet's cover and it has a powerful, long-running battery. The tablet runs the latest version of Android and its performance is lightning fast. The …

Gear & Gadgets

Auto Makers Losing Battle for Dashboard Apps

Hyundai gives up building its own software; CarPlay, Android Auto gain new support<p>After several years of building its own software to connect mobile apps in its cars, Hyundai Motor Co. is throwing in the towel, becoming the first global auto maker to embrace software from potential rivals Apple …

Automotive Industry

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Coming to BMW

BMW and other German automakers concerned with consumer privacy, control over user data, and cybersecurity have historically been leery of sharing …

Android Auto

Google defends Android Auto's data collection after critical Motor Trend report

Google only uses data for safety and user experience reasons, it says<p>A day after a report in <i>Motor Trend</i> sparked fears about the data collected by Android Auto software, Google pushed back, saying the report got key details wrong. "We take privacy very seriously and do not collect the data the <i>Motor</i> …

Android Auto

Honda pushes CarPlay and Android Auto in 2016 Civic

Honda told us it planned to bring CarPlay and Android Auto to the mass market, and the new 2016 Civic is the latest part of that. The tenth-gen car, …

Android Auto

Rebooting the Automobile - MIT Technology Review

“Where would you like to go?” Siri asked.<p>It was a sunny, slightly dreamy morning in the heart of Silicon Valley, and I was sitting in the passenger …

Autonomous Cars

Android Auto review: A beautiful, but beta alternative to awful OEM solutions | Ars Technica

The occasional frustration still beats the very low bar set by car manufacturers.<p>Car infotainment systems suck. Using the touchscreen in a modern …

Car Tech

Honda Touts Silicon Valley Chops, Debuts 2016 Accord With CarPlay and Android Auto

The company also announced Honda Xcelerator -- a new incubator program at its Silicon Valley office.<p>Highlighting the growing importance of Silicon Valley to the car industry, Honda on Thursday debuted the 2016 Accord at its research facility in Mountain View.<p>Typically, car makers use an auto show …

Silicon Valley

Android Auto Review

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Tag Heuer, tech companies unveil $1,500 luxury smartwatch

NEW YORK (AP) — A leading Swiss watchmaker and two technology titans have combined forces to produce a computerized wristwatch billed as the "world's smartest luxury watch."<p>Tag Heuer CEO Jean-Claude Biver said his company has been building mechanical watches for 155 years but knew little about …

Wear OS

TAG Heuer, Google Release First Swiss Luxury Smartwatch: All the Details

The Swiss are now officially making a smartwatch. On Monday in New York City, TAG Heuer unveiled the Connected Watch, a $1,500 Android Wear …

Wearable Tech

TAG Heuer Connected Watch Hands-On

"Silicon Valley meets Switzerland," as Jean-Claude Biver has so eloquently put it, with TAG Heuer officially launching its long-awaited TAG Heuer …

My Thoughts On The TAG Heuer Connected Smartwatch, By Kevin Rose

- 46.2 mm in diameter - 12.8 mm thick - case, back, and lugs made of grade-2 titanium - black rubber strap, with additional straps available in red, …

Watches

Tag Heuer Pioneers a Swiss Smartwatch

The $1,500 Tag Heuer Connected watch was released Monday morning during an event at the LVMH Tower on 57th Street in New York City, with Bernard …

Google’s Android Wear Watches are Coming to the iPhone

The Apple Watch is getting some new competition from an old foe: Google has announced that Android Wear smartwatches will finally be compatible with …

Google’s Android watch software to work with apple’s iPhones

SAN FRANCISCO — Users of iPhones who don’t want to buy the new Apple Watch have a new option: Android devices.<p>The software that powers the Google …

Android Wear For iPhone Is Official

Here are all the smartwatches you can use<p>It's official: Google’s plans to release an Android Wear for iOS app: The search giant announced today that iPhone users will be able to pair use any third-party smartwatches running Android Wear using Bluetooth and the app. Until today, iPhones were only …

Tag Heuer Connected review

Months after declaring its intentions to join the smartwatch party, Tag Heuer finally pulled the covers off of its Android Wear debutant at an …

Wearable Tech

Time killers: The strange history of wrist gaming

Fossil's New Smartwatches Favor Fashion Over Tech

The designers at Fossil have been making watches and jewelry for decades. When they set out to make their first smartwatch, though, they had to …

First Impressions of Fossil's Q Founder Android Wear Smartwatch

When I unboxed the Q Founder, Fossil’s first Android Wear smartwatch, I saw an unsuspecting smartwatch that looked not all that dissimilar to …

Wearable Tech