Michael Bastian and HP introduce the Chronowing smartwatch

Michael Bastian and HP introduce the Chronowing smartwatch

Michael Bastian has unveiled the Chronowing, a smartwatch designed in conjunction with HP. First announced back in August, the Chronowing features two displays. The first, larger display shows weather, messages, and other information, while the second, smaller display within the watch face shows only the time. The Chronowing is designed like a traditional watch. The face is completely round...

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Google Play Movies & TV now available on Roku Players

Google Play Movies & TV now available on Roku Players

If you're a Roku owner who likes taking a dip into Google's ecosystem, there's a bit of good news today: Google Play Movies & TV is now available on Roku Players in the U.S., U.K., Ireland, and Canada. If you're new to Google Play, it's still worth checking out, as Google is currently including a free copy of X-Men when you sign up for a Google Play account. It's important to note that...

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#TrickOrTech

Connectedly's No Tricks, Just Treats Halloween Photo Contest! We have had a fantastic time with our Halloween Contest the last several years, and we can't wait to see how you guys top it this year! While you're out getting spooky, be sure to snap a photo with your smartphone or tablet, then Instagram it using hashtag #TrickOrTech. Or, if you've decorated your connected home for Halloween, and...

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Misfit teams with Griffin for new accessories for wearables

Misfit teams with Griffin for new accessories for wearables

Misfit is teaming up with Griffin on a line of accessories the Shine and Flash wearables. The accessories include to bands, and a pouch that attaches to sneakers. The Ribbon Wristband is a ribbon that holds Misfit's wearables. Inspired by hair ties, the Ribbon comes in Bamboo Shoot Green and Grey. It comes in a two pack, available for $19.99. The Sleep band is made of a soft material, and...

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Timex looking to produce new smartwatch in 2015

Timex looking to produce new smartwatch in 2015

It looks like Timex is keen on getting into the full-fledged smartwatch business. The company told Business Insider today that it is thinking about releasing a smartwatch at some point in 2015. Timex already produces a series of fitness trackers, but the company says that this new venture would focus on a broader consumer base — not just athletes — presumably serving up notifications and...

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Samsung Gear S

Samsung's SIM-enabled Gear S will be launching in the US on November 7, with the smartwatch going on sale at AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon. The device will also be available at at Samsung Experience stores located within Best Buy. Pricing and availability: Sprint - $384 outright, or $16 spread over 24 months. Launching on November 7. T-Mobile - $349 outright, or $14.58 for 24...

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You can pay for coffee at Starbucks with the Microsoft Band

Microsoft Band

We're still digesting all the information that has just been shared about the Microsoft Band, but there's one feature that seems really cool. You can pay for stuff at Starbucks using the Microsoft Band. We don't have the Band yet, but this is going to be one of the first things we're going to try out. Want to know how to load your Starbucks Card on your Microsoft Band? Read on for the 5 simple...

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Microsoft Band

You can now order the Microsoft Band from the Microsoft Store. The new fitness tracker and notification hub can sync with your Windows Phone, Android or iPhone. It can be yours right now for $199.99. The Microsoft Band offers guided workouts, 24-hour heart rate tracking, sleep tracking, email alerts, calendar support and Cortana integration. Are you buying? You get a complimentary $5 gift...

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See the Microsoft Band in action in these two videos

Microsoft Band

Microsoft just announced the Microsoft Band. It's a new fitness tracker that offers 24-hour heart rate tracking, Cortana integration and more. Here's a video of it in action. Track your sleep, get guided workouts, and more with the Microsoft Band. Plus you can get notifications from your phone. Check that out in the video below. What do you think of the Microsoft Band?

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Microsoft details their new Health platform

Microsoft Band

Microsoft has just announced their new fitness wearable, the Microsoft Band, and a new platform to go along with it. Microsoft Health is a new health and fitness platform from Microsoft that will use the power of the cloud to help you live a healthier life. A new blog post from Microsoft details some of the cool features available on Health. Here are some of the new Microsoft Health platform...

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