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Samsung wireless charger for simultaneous charging of smartphone and smartwatch

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...
Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch, global smartwatch market falling for the first time

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 S2 de Grisogono limited edition smartwatch

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 ...
Render images of unknown Google smartwatches leak

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.
Xiaomi may be preparing a smartwatch for a launch in September

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.
Asus ZenWatch 2 Quick Charge Edition Smartwatch Review

Asus ZenWatch 2 Quick Charge Edition Smartwatch Review

Pick me up. The Asus ZenWatch 2 looks good, is affordable and it can even be used for making calls. We reveal why it is unsuitable for athletes in our report.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ8026 | Qualcomm Adreno 305 | 1.63" | 57 g
Modular Blocks smartwatch available for pre-order for $330 USD

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.
Motorola Moto 360 Android Wear smartwatch gets firmware update

Moto 360 and 360 Sport get new firmware

This Android Wear update comes with minor fixes and improvements, but also packs a few enhancements to the Moto Body fitness app.
Samsung Gear Live smartwatch gets Android Wear 1.5 firmware update

Samsung Gear Live gets Android Wear 1.5

Based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, the new firmware does not bring any noticeable changes.
Samsung Gear Fit2 fitness tracker with standalone music player

Samsung unveils Gear Fit2 and Gear IconX

The fitness tracker with standalone music player capabilities will go on sale next week, while the cord-free earbuds are expected to hit the mark...
Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon Wear 1100 SoC for fitness trackers and smart watches for kids

Computex 2016 | Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon Wear 1100 SoC for smart wearables

This new chip is the sibling of the Wear 2100 SoC, which was announced back in February, but focuses on basic fitness trackers and connected watc...
Pebble Core smart wearable starts at $69 USD

Pebble announces Core smart wearable

Without the need of a connected smartphone, this new wearable streams music from Spotify and syncs GPS data with Runkeeper, Strava and Under Armo...
Samsung to drop Android Wear

Samsung to stop making Android Wear devices

With Tizen becoming Samsung's mobile operating system of choice for a wide range of devices, the company should drop Android Wear soon, but they ...
Fitbit Blaze smart fitness watch

Fitbit continues to dominate the wearable market

While total shipments of basic wearables in Q1 increased 67 percent, Fitbit remains the leader of the market.
Garmin Vivosmart HR+ fitness tracker is now official

Garmin unveils Vivosmart HR+ fitness tracker

Compared to its predecessor, this new wearable offers GPS tracking capabilities and automatic activity detection, as well as a few additional run...
Charm by Samsung fitness band is now official

Samsung Charm fitness band is now official

This smart accessory for Android-powered handsets offers fitness tracking capabilities in conjunction with S Health, as well as basic notificatio...
Pebble Health Mobile Graphs feature delivered by Pebble software 3.12

Pebble firmware 3.12 now available

This update brings watch-based texting support to iOS, as well as multiple improvements to Pebble Health on both Android and iOS.
Samsung Gear Fit 2 activity tracker and IconX earbuds leaked images

Samsung Gear Fit 2 and IconX earbuds leak online

Two years after releasing its first activity tracker, Samsung has its successor ready to launch, as well as a set of cordless earbuds.
Samsung Gear S2 by de Grisogono to get a successor this fall, soon after the Gear S3 launch

Samsung might unveil the Gear S3 smartwatch at IFA

While Gear S2's successor is expected to come out this fall at IFA, insiders also claim that a luxury limited edition will come at Baselworld 201...
Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun posing with Mi Band 2

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 spotted in the wild

The new fitness band from China's leading smartphone maker features an LCD display and a physical button.
Samsung Gear S2 band adapter accessory is now official

Samsung Gear S2 band adapter is now official

This handy accessory is finally official and can be acquired in Germany, Singapore and South Africa, but more markets will join them soon.
New bracelets and colors now available for the Apple Watch

New bracelets and colors now available for the Apple Watch

The core hardware will remain unchanged while band and bracelet options are now more than ever with nylon, leather, steel, and magnetic choices.
Next Apple Watch could be considerably slimmer

Next Apple Watch could be considerably slimmer

The timing of the Apple Watch 2 reveal may coincide with this year's WWDC event in June ahead of the iPhone 7.
Samsung announces Limited Edition de Grisogono Gear S2 smartwatch for $15K USD

Samsung announces Limited Edition De Grisogono Gear S2 smartwatch for $15K USD

The outrageously expensive Apple Watch Edition gets a new competitor in the form of a diamond-studded Gear S2 from Samsung and De Grisogono Swiss...
Casio WSD-F10 smart outdoor watch with Android Wear now available for purchase

Casio WSD-F10 now available for purchase

This rugged smart wearable, Casio's first Android Wear smartwatch, can now be purchased for $500 USD as previously announced.
Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch to get iOS support in late March 2016

Samsung Gear S2 could get iOS support tomorrow

Verizon is expected to update the Gear S2 smartwatch tomorrow with a firmware build that supports iOS devices.
LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE returns to Verizon Wireless and AT&T

LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE returns to the US

As promised earlier this year, LG ironed out the issues that plagued this smartwatch and now the Watch Urbane 2 LTE returns to the US market via ...
Maker of the Pebble Time Steel smartwatch lays off 25% of its workforce

Pebble announces massive job cut

The company's boss has just confirmed the layoff of a third of its workforce, despite being able to raise $28 million over the past eight months.
Samsung Gear S2 band adapter accessory coming soon

Samsung Gear S2 band adapter coming soon

This accessory will allow Gear S2 users to swap the wristbands as they wish.
Apple Watch smartwatch with new band, March 2016

Apple Watch gets new bands and lower price

This wearable now retails starting at $299 USD, also featuring a few new woven nylon bands and the new Milanese Loop in space black finish.
Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch to get iOS support later this month

Samsung Gear S2 to get iOS support later this month

Although this update was expected to arrive back in January, it looks like Gear S2 will finally get iOS support by the end of March.
IDC predicting rapid growth of wearables in 2016

IDC predicting rapid growth of wearables in 2016

Sales could reach approximately 200 million by 2019 due to increasing consumer interest.
Casio WSD-F10 rugged smartwatch coming March 25th for $500 USD

Casio WSD-F10 smart outdoor watch to hit the market next week

This rugged smartwatch will cost $500 USD and will become available on March 25th.
Michael Kors Access Android Wear smartwatch

Michael Kors Access smartwatch coming this fall

This fashionable Android Wear connected time piece works with both iPhone and Android phones, and is expected to retail starting at $395 USD.
Nixon Mission rugged smartwatch

Nixon Mission waterproof smartwatch coming later this year

This rugged smartwatch is the first Android Wear wearable in the world powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 SoC and will come out later t...
Samsung Gear S2 by de GRISOGONO luxury smartwatch

Samsung Gear S2 by de GRISOGONO now official

This new limited edition luxury smartwatch will be on display at Baselworld 2016 starting tomorrow and is scheduled to hit the market this summer...
Fossil Q Wander Android Wear smartwatch starts at $275 USD

Fossil unveils Q Wander and Q Marshal wearables

The two new members of the Q lineup are powered by Android Wear and support wireless charging, aiming to compete with Motorola's Moto 360 and the...
Samsung Gear S2 Snoopy watch faces now available

Samsung Gear S2 gets new Snoopy watch faces

The new faces come for free and can be downloaded directly from Gear Apps.
Fitbit Blaze fitness tracker now available for $199 USD

Fitbit Blaze now available for purchase

This fitness tracker that was unveiled back at CES is now shipping as previously announced, and those interested can purchase it for $199 USD.
Huawei Watch receives Android 6.0 Marshmallow update

Huawei Watch receives Android 6.0 Marshmallow update

The update adds gesture functionality, better music controls, and improved Google Now usability.
Samsung Gear S2 smarwatch with ceramic bracelet now available

Samsung Gear S2 gets ceramic bracelet option

The new option is only available in France for now, but other markets should join it soon.
LG G Watch Urbane 2 coming back

MWC 2016 | LG Watch Urbane 2 returns later this year

Back in November 2015, LG suddenly cancelled its latest smartwatch, but it looks like the problems will be a thing of the past soon and the Watch...
Wearables market up 172 percent thanks to fitness trackers and the Apple Watch

Wearables market up 172 percent thanks to fitness trackers and the Apple Watch

The global wearables market saw a significant upswing to more than 78 million units shipped as of 2015.
Fitbit still leads the wearable market in 2016, but Xiaomi closes in very fast

Fitbit still leads the wearable market

Although they shipped almost twice the amount of wearables compared to the previous year, Fitbit might lose the crown to Xiaomi, whose shipments ...
 Omate Wherecom K3 smartwatch for kids with Android 5.1 Lollipop

MWC 2016 | Omate unveils Wherecom K3 smartwatch for kids

This wearable powered by Android Lollipop aims kids aged between 6 and 10, bringing together a GPS tracker and a standard 3G smartwatch.
Samsung Gear S2 Classic 3G coming to the US market in March 2016

Samsung Gear S2 Classic 3G coming to the US next month

Starting March 11, the black variant of this smartwatch will reach select major wireless networks in the US.
Moto 360 1st gen gets Android Wear update

First-gen Moto 360 gets new firmware

Motorola's first smartwatch gets Android Wear Marshmallow, following the Moto Sport and the second-gen Moto 360.
Samsung Gear S2 Classic Rose Gold and Platinum now available in the US

Samsung Gear S2 Classic now available in Platinum and Rose Gold

The two new members of the Gear S2 family now retail for $449.99 USD via multiple retailers, including BestBuy, Amazon, and Macy's.
Google updates Android Wear with speaker support and new gestures

Google adds speaker support and new gestures to Android Wear

The updated operating system for smartwatches now allows owners of such devices to make and take calls over Bluetooth, also offering new gestures...
Isaac Mizrahi smartwatch engineered by HP

HP-powered Isaac Mizrahi smartwatch now available

This smartwatch has basic notifications, its face is framed by Swarovski crystals, and has a price of $249.99 USD.

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Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)