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The new firmware brings a redesigned Health app, 4-button quick launch, Timeline updates, and more.
Fossil Q Wander and Q Marshal hit the US
These two Qualcomm Snapdragon 210-powered smart wearables retail for between $275 USD and $315 USD, depending on the options chosen.
IFA 2016 | Acer: Updates for Predator 15 and 17, gaming displays, VR headset for IMAX
The latest Nvidia graphics cards for Acer's gaming laptops and new monitors with eye-tracking technology have been announced at IFA.
See you on the 7th: The iPhone event invitations are out!
Apple sent out its invitations for this year's media event. It will happen on the 7th of September, like predicted, and probably give us a new iPhone and Apple Watch to talk about.
Sony launching PS Now for PC
The PS4 subscription based streaming service to launch on PC in the near future.
Apple: Watch will soon be able to save your life
New WatchOS 3 that will be released together with iOS 10 allows the Apple Watch to dial the local emergency number and inform contacts.
Moment: Wearable with haptic feedback, without screen
Like a smartwatch on your wrist, but without a screen – that's Moment. Plus, you brain is supposed to learn from the haptic feedback.
Pink gold Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge coming to the US
More than four months after its arrival in South Korea and not before Europe, either, the US market finally receives this color option for the Galaxy S7 flagships.
OnePlus unveils Bullets V2 headphones
Although the price is still unkown, this new accessory promises to deliver excellent value like its $15 USD predecessor.
Garmin launches Fenix Chronos, its first luxury smartwatch
A luxury smartwatch that can also be worn in the gym, the Chronos comes in three variants, priced between $899.99 USD and $1.499,99 USD.
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 blows up in China
The incident took place while charging the phablet with a micro USB to Type-C converter for the cable and only occurred once so far.
Gear S2 iOS beta program begins
After a long delay, it looks like both the Gear S2 and the Gear Fit 2 are now compatible with iOS devices, at least as part of a beta program.
Andromium Superbook will be a second display for both Windows and Macs
The Kickstarter campaign has met its goals to begin producing a notebook shell that can act as external displays for Windows PCs, Macs, and Android devices.
Samsung LEVEL Active headset now available in the US
This Bluetooth-enabled headset was specially designed for active people engaged in outdoor activities and can be paired with the Samsung Level app.
Microsoft promising free Holographic update for Windows 10 PCs in 2017
Intel and Microsoft will iron out the specifications and hardware necessary to bring "mixed reality" VR applications to all mainstream Windows 10 PCs by next year.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided to support Tobii Eye Tracking
Another major title receives support for Tobii EyeX tracking technology.
Startech announces new USB type-C Docking Station with Power Delivery
Startech announces their first USB-C Docking station with power delivery, HDMI, DisplayPort, Quick Charge USB ports and Ethernet.
IFA 2016 | Samsung Gear S3 coming at the end of the month
The successor of the one-year old Gear S2 will have three versions and will be unveiled on the last day of August, in Berlin.
Asus ZenWatch 3 shows up online
After two square-shaped smartwatches, Asus will finally release a round smartwatch soon, as revealed by the images spotted on NCC.
Corsair Void headsets are now certified by Discord
The high-end headsets and microphones for gamers meet the minimum audio quality standards as defined by the growing VoIP chatting service.
Samsung Gear 360 Camera Review
360 Degree View. Virtual Reality and 360 degree photography are the hype and Samsung is delivering what the customer wants with a new camera. In this review, we will check to see whether the camera is worth the investment.
0.5" | 145 g
0.5" | 145 g
Kyocera DuraForce Pro rugged smartphone coming this fall
This rugged handset is the first of its kind to feature an action camera and should launch this fall.
HTC launches JBL Reflect Aware C noise-canceling headphones
These $200 USD high-end noise-canceling headphones with USB Type-C connectivity will only be available from HTC until early 2017.
HP unveils Powerup Backpack with 22,400 mAh inside
This backpack is up for pre-order on Amazon for $199.99 USD and is scheduled to begin shipping out on October 1st.
Samsung Pay has a serious vulnerability
This security issue affects any credit card, debit card or prepaid card that works with Samsung Pay, but the gift cards are safe from wireless skimming.
Incipio acquires Griffin
Not long after announcing the acquisition of Skullcandy, the Irvine-based accessories company moves on and buys Griffin Technology for an undisclosed amount.
Samsung Gear IconX delayed in the US
Although these activity tracking earbuds are already available in other markets and were expected to hit the US on August 14th, it looks like their new US launch date is August 19th.
Android Wear gets the July security patch
The new firmware is labeled M1D63G and brings an update to Google Play Services, as well as the latest security patch.
Polar announces M600 Android Wear smartwatch
This new smart wearable offers GPS tracking, heart rate monitoring, as well as support for music streaming without a phone, and has a pre-order price of $329.95 USD.
Soft Gold OnePlus 3 launches today
According to OnePlus, the new color option "needs to be seen and heard to be properly appreciated."
Samsung working on new wireless charger designs
A new patent filing by Samsung describes three new wireless chargers that are taller than the current ones and apparently can charge a smartwatch and a smartphone simultaneously.
Smartwatch shipments fall for the first time
While global shipments fell 32 percent in the second quarter, Apple's smart wearables faced an impressive downfall - no less than 55 percent.
Samsung Gear S3 and Galaxy Tab S3 might launch in September
Italian technology journalist Antonio Monaco has confirmed an older rumor, so it looks like the Galaxy Tab S3 and the Gear S3 will arrive at IFA 2016.
Corning announces Gorilla Glass 5
Internal drop tests reveal that Gorilla Glass 5 is almost two times more durable than Gorilla Glass 4 while offering similar resistance from scratches.
Render images of unknown Google smartwatches leak
Android Police says Google may launch smartwatches codenamed "Swordfish" and "Angelfish" complete with Android Wear 2.0 software.
Razer unveils mechanical keyboard case for iPad Pro
Featuring Bluetooth connectivity and a metal kickstand, this accessory uses the world’s first low-profile mechanical switch for mobile devices.
Xiaomi Mi Band 2 Smartband Review
Low-cost tracker. A fitness wristband for roughly 20 Euros (~$22) with OLED panel, heart-rate monitor, IP67 certification and a battery life of over 20 days? The Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi makes it possible. We tested Xiaomi's Mi Band 2 and report how it fares in everyday use.
0.46" | 18 g
0.46" | 18 g
Motorola launches the Moto online store in Australia
The store will go live in a week and will provide quick access to the entire portfolio of Motorola products available in Australia, as well as warranty and support services.
Samsung introduces world's first removable UFS memory cards
The new UFS cards come with sizes between 32 GB and 256 GB, delivering a significant performance boost compared to the solutions currently available on the market.
BLU Energy XL Android phablet debuts priced at $299.99 USD
This 6-inch phablet has a generous 5000 mAh battery that also allows it to act as a power bank.
SteelSeries celebrating 15th birthday with sweepstakes and rewards
Fans who register by July 15th will receive a 15 percent discount on a future SteelSeries purchase. The grand prize winner will get a MSI GE62 Apache notebook and a free trip to Seattle.
Early Razer Core tests show poor compatibility with non-Razer notebooks
Early reviews point to a performance retention of about 85 to 90 percent compared to an equivalent desktop system. Compatibility with other notebooks aside from the Razer Blade and Blade Stealth are also unstable.
Xiaomi may be preparing a smartwatch for a launch in September
A "Smartwatch" category has appeared on the manufacturer's website just two months after Xiaomi Vice President hinted at a potential wearable.
Apple discontinuing its 27-inch Thunderbolt Display
A successor to the Thunderbolt Display is nowhere to be seen as Apple sells of it remaining stock.
Samsung trademarks "Ahead" wearable
A new patent filing describes a helmet-shaped smart wearable that might end up launching as a Google Glass alternative some day, although Samsung has already unveiled a device with this name.
Harman details JBL SoundBoost MotoMod for Moto Z
The easy-to-use Bluetooth-enabled stereo speaker accessory own 1000 mAh internal battery and kickstand.
Moto Z MotoMod accessory prices allegedly leaked
MotoMods will purportedly range from $89 USD for the JBL speakers up to $299 USD for the attachable DLP projector.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge gets 8500 mAh battery case from ZeroLemon
This case only comes in black and can be currently purchased from Amazon for just $59.99 USD, down from a MSRP of $99.99 USD.
Experimental MotoMods could add docking station support and better camera
A Pro Camera MotoMod could add a 10x optical zoom on top of the existing rear camera.
Modular Blocks smartwatch available for pre-order for $330 USD
The modular smartwatch has been delayed until October 2016, but users can pre-order now with four block pieces included.
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