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Fitness band or smartwatch?
USA TODAY
If you're in the market for a wearable, you're probably pretty confused right about now. If your pedometer can receive texts, is it a smartwatch? If your smartwatch can monitor your heart rate, does that make it a fitness gadget? Let's sort it out and ...

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TechCrunch

Sony SmartWatch 3 Review
TechCrunch
Sony's new Android Wear-powered SmartWatch 3 bucks a trend of the company releasing devices that use their own wearable platform, opting instead to jump on the bandwagon that includes a host of other Android wearable OEMs. It ends up being a big ...
Sony SmartWatch 3PC Magazine
RunKeeper updated to use the GPS in Sony Smartwatch 3Gigaom
Sony Smartwatch 3 review - a different take on Android WearPC Pro
Barron's (blog) -New York Daily News
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Stuff.co.nz

hand it to LG's smartwatch
Stuff.co.nz
While adopters will probably already own a smartwatch, most people are taking a wait-and-see approach. This follows the typical pattern of new gadgets as technology improves and prices drop and I think we are nearly at that point with smartwatches.



The Guardian

Time will tell: only 1% of Britons own a smartwatch
The Guardian
Despite good awareness, with four in 10 of the 987 people aged 15 and over surveyed knowing what a smartwatch is ? a similar awareness to contactless payments via smartphones, 3D printers and cloud computing ? only 2% who were aware of them ...
Time is right to compare latest versions of smartwatchesTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Review - Sony Smartwatch 3RTE.ie

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Reuters

TAG Heuer enlists partners in smartwatch plan and may make acquisitions
Reuters
Biver, who had already outlined plans for a smartwatch, said he had struck several partnerships and was mulling purchases to help come up with an original upmarket offering. Switzerland's watch industry is facing competition from these wearable gadgets ...
TAG Heuer to take on Apple Watch with smartwatch initiative, plans acquisitionsApple Insider
TAG Heuer Announces Smartwatch Plans as Threat From Apple Watch LoomsMac Rumors
Time is running out for smartwatchesTrustedReviews
Tech Times -Pocket-lint.com -Wareable
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Forbes

BMW Is Testing A Vehicle That Can Be Controlled With A Smartwatch
Forbes
Once the driver uses his or her smartwatch to activate the Remote Valet Parking Assistant, the i3 will automatically drive to its parking space in the multi-storey parking garage, lock itself and wait to be summoned by the smartwatch. The smartwatch ...
BMW Is Working On 360-Degree Collision Avoidance & Parking Via SmartwatchWashington Post
Can Tesla Motors Inc Make A Smartwatch-Controlled Car?ValueWalk
CES 2015: BMW Demos Sensor-Filled i3 That Self-Parks Via Smartwatchbrandchannel.com

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Geek

Band teardown reveals the heart of Microsoft's smartwatch
Geek
Smartwatches and fitness trackers like the Microsoft Band can provide all kinds of insights about your daily activities? but how do they do it? A complete teardown seems like a good place to start. If there's anything the geeky crew at Sparkfun enjoys ...



Financial Post

Pebble Watch review: The only smartwatch worth buying
Financial Post
The mistake many manufacturers make is trying to build a smartwatch that's basically a small smartphone strapped to your wrist. Smartwatches should simply just allow users to have instant, at-a-glance access to notifications like email, text, phone ...

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The Week Magazine

Tradition, timepieces, and the scourge of the smartwatch
The Week Magazine
There's a very real fear within the traditional market that theirs will slow or dissolve with the incoming onslaught of smartwatches. At the same time, many shop owners I spoke with in New York didn't want to speak out on the record against these new ...



Android Headlines - Android News

Smartwatch Comparisons: Motorola Moto 360 vs Samsung Gear S
Android Headlines - Android News
Have we got a good one for you today ? the much anticipated Motorola Moto 360 goes up against the Samsung Gear S powerhouse?which one of these two smartwatches, in every sense of the word, will come out the winner in this smartwatch comparison.
How Is The Smartwatch Segment Taking Shape In India?Gizmodo India

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Expert Reviews

TC Droidcast Episode 31: Pebble, ZenWatch, And Smartwatch 3
TechCrunch
Join us as we chat about the Pebble gaining support for Android Wear interactive notifications, the Asus ZenWatch and the Sony Smartwatch 3. We also get a little bit futurist with our thoughts on Chrome OS, how it will integrate with Android and what ...
Asus Zenwatch review - Android Wear for the massesExpert Reviews

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Business Insider

I've Been Wearing A Smartwatch For 2 Months And I'm Completely In Love With It
Business Insider
Every time someone asked me how I thought 'wearables' would do in the greater technology marketplace I would scoff. Of course they won't succeed! Who wants to be plugged in 24 hours a day, 7 days a week? My phone is beeping all the time, my wrist is ...
Smartwatch Comparisons: Sony SmartWatch 3 vs Samsung Gear LiveAndroid Headlines - Android News

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Digital Spy UK

7 of the best smartwatches of 2014, from the Moto 360 to the Apple Watch
Digital Spy UK
Wearable technology was one of the biggest trends in 2014, with releases or announcements from all of tech's heavy hitters. In fact, so many smartwatches surfaced that it's hard to keep track -- luckily, we've created a guide to help you decide which ...
Smartwatch Comparisons: Motorola Moto 360 vs LG G Watch RAndroid Headlines - Android News

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PCWorld

TAG Heuer's smartwatch plans aren't limited to Intel
PCWorld
Contrary to reports that TAG Heuer is cooking up a smartwatch with Intel, the luxury watchmaker says it has much bigger plans brewing. TAG has enlisted several partners in its smartwatch project, and is also considering acquisitions, Reuters reports.



Mobile Burn

HTC One Wear release date, price and specs rumours
PC Advisor
HTC is due to launch a smartwatch, known as the HTC One Wear, with Android Wear. Here we explain everything there is to know about the HTC One Wear, including UK release date, price and specs. Also see: Best smartwatches 2014.
Exclusive: HTC to Launch a Smartwatch alongside One M9Mobile Burn

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The Guardian

Sony Smartwatch 3 review: great design, good screen and decent battery
The Guardian
The Smartwatch 3 is Sony's third attempt at a smartwatch, an attempt which first started back in 2010 with the Liveview. That makes Sony a veteran of the smartwatch world and it shows in the design: with features this advanced, it won't be overtaken by ...

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Android Authority (blog)

Striiv Fusion is a smartwatch and fitness tracker in one, for just $55
Android Authority (blog)
While wearables have yet to completely hit mainstream, they seem to be marching in that direction. We're seeing more and more wearables, particularly smartwatches and activity/fitness trackers. Looking for an all-in-one solution that can act as a ...



The Next Digit

Smartwatch Christmas Deals: Samsung Gear S, Galaxy Gear, Pebble, Sony ...
The Next Digit
Smartwatches provide you with personalizedtime-keeping services and downloadable apps that can complement your active work-life. There are plenty of smartwatch brands available in the market, and this Christmas season will be the best time to grab the ...
Apple Watch vs Samsung Galaxy Gear: The Better Smartwatch?AutooMobile.com

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Digital Trends

Asking Santa for a smartwatch this year? You may want to think twice
Digital Trends
Plenty of folks will consider buying a smartwatch this holiday season ? and for good reason. They're still pretty new and price-wise, they tend to fall toward the more affordable end of the spectrum, versus, say a laptop or HDTV ? and you also don't ...
UBS survey finds 10% of consumers want a smartwatch, expects 24M Apple ...Apple Insider
10% of Consumers 'Very Likely' to Buy a Smartwatch in 2015, Suggesting 24M ...Mac Rumors
10 Percent of Consumers Really Want a SmartwatchPC Magazine
MarketWatch -BGR -tuaw.com
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LG G Watch R video review: The most desirable Android Wear smartwatch
PC Advisor
At 225 the G Watch R is a little bit more expensive than its key rival from Motorola and is the most costly Android Wear smartwatch you can buy. See also: What is Google Android Wear? If you can afford it, then this is one of the best looking ...



VentureBeat

These 5 smartwatch uses will make you stop loving your smartphone
VentureBeat
The smartwatches we've seen so far have been awkward efforts. But early next year, the first truly worthy entrant in the class will be released into the wild. The Apple Watch will confine itself to some fairly basic use cases at first, but then things ...



Wired

A Next-Level Smartwatch That Predicts Seizures
Wired
Developed by Empatica and designed by Pearl Studios, the device is like a next-level smartwatch. Empatica. Developed by Empatica and designed by Pearl Studios, the device is like a next-level smartwatch. Empatica. The Embrace's sensors take readings ...
This smartwatch can predict seizures and analyze your stressDigital Trends
Embrace smartwatch tracks stress, detects seizuresSlashGear
Life-Saving Smartwatch Blows Past Crowd-Funding GoalsTechnoBuffalo

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Wired

Google's New Smartwatch Faces Look Beyond Time-Telling
Wired
The big goal is to encourage developers to create something ?authentically digital,? a Google-approved phrase that's meant to distinguish smartwatches from their mechanical counterpart. So how do you design a watch face that can exist only in pixels?



Forbes

Stylish Pebble Steel Is The Number One Smartwatch That You Want To Wear
Forbes
One of the interesting things about wearing Pebble's first smartwatch (the Kickstarter-funded self-titled Pebble) is that it's clearly a smartwatch and people can recognise it as such from quite a distance. It makes for a nice talking point in social ...

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Greenbot

HTC to release wrist wearable ? not a smartwatch ? in the first quarter of 2015
VentureBeat
HTC has been talking about releasing some kind of wrist wearable for some time now, and a company spokesperson has now told VentureBeat that HTC will finally pull the trigger during the first quarter of 2015. But the device is not a smartwatch. HTC ...
HTC says its upcoming wearable is not a smartwatchGreenbot
Rumor says HTC's over smartwatches, has plans for a different kind of wearableDigital Trends
HTC will reveal its wearable at CES, but it's not a smartwatchTechRadar

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Our crystal ball says the top-selling smartwatch this season will be ?
VentureBeat
'Tis the first big season for smartwatches. Since this is also the season of predictions, VentureBeat teamed up with consumer analytics firm First Insight to crystal-ball smartwatch winners in the U.S. this holiday season. The crystal ball was actually ...



The Guardian

Click tock: which is the best smartwatch this Christmas?
The Guardian
The Pebble is the smartwatch that reignited the trend for putting a second screen on the wrist. Successfully crowdfunded in 2012, the original Pebble went on general sale in 2013 before the company released the Pebble Steel upgrade, with a metal body.

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SlashGear

RunKeeper update gives smartwatch users GPS sans phone
SlashGear
RunKeeper has pushed out an update that brings some requested features to smartwatch owners (certain smartwatches, at least). The most notable of the changes is support for wearables that have their own GPS, eliminating the need to lug a phone around ...



Wareable

Meet the company that's behind HP's smartwatch
The Verge
HP threw a curveball when it announced a surprisingly good-looking smartwatch earlier this year, the Michael Bastian-designed Chronowing. It doesn't have the horsepower of an Android Wear device or the to-be-released Apple Watch, but the Chronowing ...
The HP smartwatch isn't a HP smartwatch at allWareable
MB Chronowing by Hewlett-Packard smartwatch reviewOS News
The Slightly Simpler Smartwatch Called The Chronowing Is Actually ...Android Headlines - Android News

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CNET

Get a Martian Notifier smartwatch for $74.99 shipped
CNET
Second, it's all about notifications, the feature I prize most in a smartwatch. When something happens on your phone -- a call or text message comes in, a calendar alarm goes off -- the Notifier vibrates. This is the single best way to ensure you don't ...



American Journalism Review

2015: The Year of the Smartwatch?
American Journalism Review
Media pundits looking for the next big thing in mobile journalism appear mesmerized by the Apple Watch. Yes, its screen offers ridiculously tiny space for headlines. And yes, people will have to use their watch and smartphone together to be able to ...

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Incredulous cop cites man for using his smartwatch while driving
Digital Trends
In many states, using a cellphone while driving is a juridical no-no. But so might be using your smartwatch. That's what one Reddit user learned in Lombard, Illinois, when he was cited by a police officer for using a Moto 360 to control music from his ...



Android Police

Pebble Smartwatch Gains Support For Android Wear Notifications In Beta ...
Android Police
Big tech companies are hesitant to admit when a competing platform offers something that they don't. But the folks at Pebble are more than ready to take advantage of the functionality introduced by Android Wear. The team has pushed out a beta that lets ...
Pebble smartwatch gets Android Wear notifications ? Here's the deal (VIDEO)iTech Post
Sony SmartWatch 3 review: A solid smartwatch - but display falls shortDigital Spy (blog)
The Best Smartwatch For Every WristGizmodo Australia
Android Authority (blog)
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TechCrunch

Jumpy Is An Open-Platform Smartwatch Just For Kids
TechCrunch
Smartwatches for children hold a lot of allure and at least one analysis firm believes they will help drive the smartwatch market to 373 million devices shipped in 2020, up from 15 million this year. Kids get a shiny new gadget, while anxious parents ...

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PCWorld

Sony's e-paper smartwatch prototype has been hiding in plain sight
PCWorld
On Wednesday, word broke that Sony was working on a smartwatch that eschews the typical LCD screen and instead uses a wrap-around e-paper display. But this wasn't a hush-hush secret project like what you'd expect from Apple: The Wall Street Journal ...
Sony quietly unveils e-ink smartwatch as a crowdfunding projectMashable
So THIS is Sony's e-ink FES smartwatchDaily Mail
Sony E-Paper Smartwatch Revealed as Crowdfunded FES WatchNDTV
Business Insider -Computerworld -Headlines & Global News
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HTC Smartwatch Wearable Release Date Soon Features Cheap Price And ...
Design & Trend
(Photo : HTC/Facebook) HTC may be gearing up to release a smartwatch in early 2015. The rumored HTC One Wear allegedly features a mixed metal-plastic design, and it may be cheaper than Motorola's Moto 360. Since being delayed this summer, ...

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Mashable

BMW is developing a car that can be parked via smartwatch
Mashable
BMW is developing a remote-control valet parking system for cars that can be operated by a smartwatch. The sensor-filled BMW i3 car, which will be on display at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas in January, integrates with smartwatch and can ...
BMW's self-parking car and six more insanely cool smartwatch applicationsWareable
Self-parking BMW i3 finds space and returns to driver using smartwatch commandsInternational Business Times UK
BMW Is Building Cars You Can Park With Your SmartwatchDaily Caller
Tech Times -Newsweek -Wired.co.uk
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TechRadar

TechRadar Deals: Xbox One, PS4, 4K TV, Sony Smartwatch + more!
TechRadar
Every week day we bring you the results of our nocturnal deal hunters' quest to track down the web's best bargains. And today we've got some decent deals on some excellent tech items! How about this excellent deal on the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H300 ...

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TAG Heuer already working on smartwatch though launch is some way off
Digital Trends
TAG Heuer interim CEO Jean-Claude Biver said a few months ago that the Swiss watchmaker intended to launch a smartwatch, and this week he offered up a few more details on the project. Speaking to reporters at the TAG's La Chaux-de-Fonds ...



ZDNet

Sony SmartWatch 3 review: Goodbye MOTOACTV, hello future of Android Wear
ZDNet
sw3full01.jpg (ZDNet: Matthew Miller) After purchasing a Sony SmartWatch 3 a couple of weeks ago -- check out my first impressions -- I wasn't sure if I was keeping it or returning it. Two weeks later, there is no question: The Sony SmartWatch 3 is ...
Asus ZenWatch reviewThe Verge

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