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Smartwatch Comparison

Select up to 4 watches to compare (or click on the watch’s name to see just its specs):<p>(will open new window, best viewed in landscape)<p><b>4 display types</b><p>…

Wearable Tech

A Vision of a Smartwatch Future

A little glimpse of what might be….<p><i>Best read to the backdrop of Aretha Franklin’s “Say a little prayer for you”</i><p>A gentle vibration on your wrist lets …

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Cheap Smartwatch Teardown

A proper smartwatch can cost quite a bit of money. However, there are some cheap Bluetooth-connected watches that offer basic functions like show …

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Apple Watch Accounted For Over 50 Percent Of Smartwatch Shipments Last Year

Latest data from Juniper Research suggests that the Apple Watch accounted for over 50 percent of all smartwatches shipped in 2015. The report also …

Just Touch Your Ear To Hear Voicemail On Samsung’s Crazy Smartwatch

It’s an idea so good that it might just sell us on a smartwatch.<p>It’s not so helpful to see a call on your smartwatch when you have to pull our your phone to take it anyway. And therein lies the problem with products like the Apple Watch: They’re often not a replacement for your phone, but an …

Michael J Fox in Parkinson’s smartwatch drug trial tie-up

in New York<p>Chipmaker Intel and Michael J Fox’s Parkinson’s foundation are teaming up with a pharmaceuticals company to use smartwatches to collect …

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Fitbit blends fitness and full smartwatch features with new Blaze

Fitbit's previous offerings have had an obvious focus on fitness, but the Blaze loses the slim, activity-friendly wristband designs of the Flex and …

Wearable Tech

Razer Launches A Dual-Display And Dual-Battery Smartwatch

At the Consumer Electroncis Show 2016 Razer has launched a new smartwatch that’s unlike most smartwatches that you will find in the market today. …

Fossil Q54 Pilot smartwatch is the latest addition to the Q family

Fossil has officially announced the Q54 Pilot, the company's third smartwatch and fifth wearable as it continues its push its fashionable line of …

Wearable Tech

Samsung's Gear S2 smartwatch will support iOS this year

Samsung will bring iOS support to its Gear S2 smartwatches this year, the company announced at CES today. Samsung Electronics America Vice President of Product Marketing Alanna Cotton delivered the news as documented in our liveblog: "Today, we're excited to share that we will be bringing Gear S2 …

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Casio's first smartwatch brings Android Wear outdoors

For all the talk of smartwatches over the past year-plus, it’s been difficult to convince most people that it’s worth wearing one every day. Casio thinks it has a solution, though — while you definitely won’t want to wear its first smartwatch seven days a week, you might find it genuinely useful …

Huawei unveils two new opulent smartwatches dubbed 'Elegant' and 'Jewel'

If you've been thinking lately your smartwatch just doesn't contain enough jewels, you're in luck. Huawei is offering two new glamorous Android Wear smartwatch options. Given the pop-star-like names of "Elegant" and "Jewel," the designs are bedazzled with gold cases, thin wristbands, and sleek, …

Fossil is planning 100 wearables in 2016. Will we see a Michael Kors smartwatch?

LAS VEGAS — It's been a little over a year since the Fossil Group said it was heavily investing in wearables like smartwatches and bracelets. We saw …

Wearable Tech

Nokia's cancelled smartwatch gets more leaked images

Remember the curious tale of the Nokia Moonraker - the Windows Phone smartwatch that was cancelled in 2014?<p>It really is the rumour that just won't …

Wearable Tech

No, Smartwatches Won't Kill the Traditional Watch

Regardless of what the research suggests.<p>As the smartwatch goes from extraneous wearable tech for the wealthy elite to casual accessory, the time has come for us to start considering the future of the traditional watch. A new study shows that sales of smartwatches and fitness trackers could outpace …

Wearable Tech

2017 preview: How wearables are going to take over your life

Happy new Wareable year! It's time to look ahead to what 2017 has in store for us in the wonderful world of wearable and connected-self tech.<p>We've …

Wearable Tech

Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky: 'Some people don't need a smartwatch'

At the end of a disruptive year for the smartwatch sector, Pebble's Eric Migicovsky tells Rhiannon Williams why he believes all watches will soon be smart and why he once smuggled an iPhone<p>Technology chief executives are often distant, shadowy figures who crop up every now and again during annual …

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Snowy brings Siri-like assistance to Pebble Time smartwatches

Whether you picked up a Pebble Time for Christmas or in the Boxing Day sales, you're still probably getting to grips with what your shiny new …

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Breitling Exospace B55 Joins The List Of Expensive Smartwatches

Companies like Samsung, Motorola, LG and even Apple have released smartwatches that cost a few hundred dollars, the kind of money that one can …

Here's How Your Smartwatch Can Reveal What You're Typing

If you wear a smartwatch or fitness tracker, it’s collecting information that could potentially log what you type.<p>Could your smartwatch or fitness tracker give hackers a way to see what you type into your computer keyboard, home security system, or ATM? That's the ominous idea behind a new paper by …

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Why smartwatches really will be the gadget of 2016

Smartwatches have been around for years - Seiko was making watches with external keyboards back in 1983 - but the difference between a modern …

Wearable Tech

Hug Smartwatch offers gesture controls for Oculus Rift and more

The gesture-based Hug Smartwatch, which was unveiled at Microsoft's Future Unleashed conference back in November, is going on sale. It allows users …

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Microsoft Translator now brings your smartwatch into the conversation

Translation apps are useful in two key ways: interpreting an unfamiliar foreign phrase in your native language, or else quickly translating your speech into another language as part of a conversation. The latter feature is now part of Microsoft Translator for both iOS and Android, Microsoft said …

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Apple Watch’s dominance isn’t slowing down any time soon

The Apple Watch is the hottest smartwatch on the market. And it looks like it is going to stay that way for a while.<p>A report by International Data Corporation says the Apple Watch will lead a rapidly growing wearables market through at least 2019 as a skeptical public gets won over by more …

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I was wrong about smartwatches...it’s not all about the apps

I hold my hands up and admit it. When I picked up my first ever Android Wear watch, (It was the LG G Watch if you really want to know) last year, I …

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Kyoto University: no smartwatches during entrance tests

Smartwatches are the perfect cheating tool: they’re small, easy to conceal, and can be loaded with information before an exam. Some schools and …

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