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COGITO

COGITO Classic and COGITO POP Review

The COGITO POP, along with it's COGITO Classic counterpart, are the followup devices to the popular Cookoo watch from ConnecteDevice. We first checked out both new devices at CES back in January, and were very impressed with the upgraded look and style of both the COGITO and COGITO POP. The new...
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Android Central reviews the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live

Our sister site Android Central has just posted their full reviews of the first Android Wear smartwatches: the LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear Live. While we have seen smartwatches before, these two have the honor of being the first out of the gate to use Google's operating system made...
Nano Watch

What was your first smartwatch?

With a slew of new smartwatches set to hit the streets over the next few months — including the long-awaited Android Wear devices — I got to thinking a bit about my first smartwatch, and what got me interested in the connected space. For many people it was a newer device like a Pebble or Galaxy...
Samsung Gear Live splayed open in tear down that reveals its deepest, darkest secrets

Samsung Gear Live splayed open in tear down that reveals its deepest, darkest secrets

The folks at iFixit have taken apart the brand new Android Wear-powered Samsung Gear Live, and unsurprisingly the small wearable device contains small electronic components. Even though the Gear Live has a lot visually in-common with the Tizen-powered Samsung Gear 2, inside it's pretty much a...

Apple hires TAG Heuer marketing exec ahead of rumored 'Swiss-made' iWatch launch

Apple has hired the sales director for Swiss watchmaker TAG Heuer. The man was apparently hired to help launch Apple's long-rumored iWatch, thought by many to be coming this fall. The unnamed executive left TAG Heuer last week Jean-Claude Biver, head of watch brands for TAG Heuer's parent company...
Pebble Android Wear

With the arrival of Android Wear, does Pebble still matter?

New Android Wear watches have been the talk of the town since they were first announced, and with the G Watch and Gear Live arriving at doorsteps in just a few days, many smartwatch lovers will get their first taste of Android on a watch. But that doesn't mean that other devices — like the Pebble...
Android Wear app now available for all in Google Play

Android Wear app now available for all in Google Play

As folks begin receiving their Android Wear watches from Google Play and other retailers, Google has finally opened up the official Android Wear setup app for everyone. The Android Wear app is your one-stop place for setting up your Android Wear device with your phone, administering apps and...

HOT watch enters mass production, shipping imminent

The folks at HOT watch sent out another update via their Kickstarter page, this time to let the world know that the watches have entered mass production and will be shipping out to early backers in the coming weeks. It's been a long time coming, but it appears that HOT watches may soon be where...
Moto 360

An up close look at the Moto 360 from Google I/O

While we got to see new Android Wear devices like the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live during Google I/O, on device that we didn't see too much of was the long-awaited Moto 360. Both the G Watch and Gear Live are now available for purchase, but the Moto 360 still isn't ready for prime time....
Android Wear and LG G Watch

Just get Android Wear? These are the first 10 things you need to know!

Thousands of eager Android fans are picking up a LG G Watch or Samsung Gear Live today at Google I/O. And thousands more are awaiting theirs to arrive in just a couple short weeks after being ordered on Google Play. It's Android all right, but it's a different kind of Android, designed to work...
Android Wear watches

LG G Watch available for pre-order in Indian Play Store, Gear Live coming soon

After launching the first batch of Android Wear smartwatches on the US and the UK Play Store earlier today, Google has started listing the G Watch and the Gear Live in the Indian Play Store. LG'g G Watch is currently on pre-order for Rs. 14,999 ($249), with an estimated shipping date listed as...

LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live now available in Google Play

Google dropped a bit of a bomb on us all at Google I/O today by announcing that the LG G Watch would go on sale in Google Play today, then doubled up on that by announcing the Samsung Gear Live and also making it available today. The LG G Watch comes in at $229 and is shipping July 3rd (though...
Clockwork Synergy brings ten colors of silicone bands to Pebble Steel

Clockwork Synergy brings ten colors of silicone bands to Pebble Steel

Watch band house Clockwork Synergy has released a new set of colorful straps for the Pebble Steel. The smartwatch, which while one of our favorites, has frustrated us with its custom legs. That's meant that any of the thousands of replacement watch straps out there wouldn't work without...
Misfit's new watchapp lets you count steps with just a Pebble

Misfit's new watchapp lets you count steps with just a Pebble

Pebble and Misfit have teamed up to bring a new option for activity tracking to the Pebble smartwatch. The addition of a Misfit app for Pebble now enables Pebble owners to get their fitness tracking on with just their Pebble — no additional Misfit Shine wearable necessary. The Misfit...
Moto 360

The Moto 360 will support Qi wireless charging

We've yet to see the Moto 360 come across the FCC's testing docket, but its charger? That just scurried across the test bench — with the Moto 360 itself in tow as "Test support equipment". Normally a standard plug-in charger would not find itself under scrutiny from the FCC, after all they're all...
Galaxy Gear Orange

Samsung allegedly launching an Android Wear smartwatch at Google I/O

Samsung is apparently set to launch an Android Wear smartwatch this upcoming week at Google I/O. CNET is reporting that the upcoming wearable is one of several new devices to run Android Wear. LG and Motorola are expected to show off new watches as well. Samsung is taking its experience with...
iWatch rumored to arrive with 2.5-inch square display

Rumored square iWatch could kickstart wireless charging for Apple

The latest iWatch reports have pegged down more specs for the upcoming Apple smartwatch. The watch is reported to be to starting production in July, with a launch set for October (which is right about when we expect to see the iPhone 6). Quanta Computer of Taiwan is said to be the primary...
Toq stopwatch

Qualcomm Toq updated with stopwatch applet and other enhancements

The Qualcomm Toq got a small update overnight, adding in a new stopwatch feature along with come conversation history enhancements. The stopwatch applet is a welcome feature for many, and arguably something that should have been including from the start. Qualcomm has been good about getting...

Fleksy Messenger for the Gear 2 lets you reply to SMS messages right from your watch

The popular Android keyboard Fleksy has arrived today on the Samsung Gear 2 in the form of Fleksy Messenger — a new app that will allow Gear 2 users to reply to SMS messages directly on their watch. Fleksy is already available as an add-on keyboard for Android devices, including the Omate...
Watches

Smartwatch Concepts: Where's the beef?

It seems like every day a new smartwatch concept or prototype hits the web. We still see countless "renders" of the long-rumored Apple iWatch, and still haven't seen a full-on, totally working version of the Moto 360. Even smaller companies are pushing their concept designs, touting that the...

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