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Mobile Burn

New Samsung smartwatch to have fingerprint scanner
GSMArena.com
This year, Samsung's definitely been active in the nascent smartwatch space. It unveiled the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo (both pictured below), Gear Live, and Gear S so far. But next year the company may be taking its smartwatch efforts to the next level.
Samsung reportedly developing PayPal-powered smartwatch for mobile payments9 to 5 Google
PayPal rumored to buddy up with Samsung for smartwatch paymentsTechRadar UK
Samsung planning mobile payment focused smartwatchMobile Burn
Gizbot -Android Headlines - Android News -Greenbot
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VentureBeat

Moto 360: A round smartwatch not yet ready to roll (review)
VentureBeat
From a distance, you could mistake the Moto 360 for any other chunky men's watch. But once its 1.56-inch screen lights up with a notification of a new email, a Twitter mention, or an upcoming event, it's obvious to all onlookers that this Motorola ...
Moto 360 review: The best Android Wear smartwatch currently available9 to 5 Google
Motorola's smartwatch Moto 360 to release in India soonZee News
Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch listed onlineTimes of India
TheStreet.com -indiatvnews.com
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Forbes

From Geek To Chic: The Meta Watch M1 Smartwatch By Frank Nuovo
Forbes
?Smartwatch? has become a buzzword in the tech industry that has caused something very interesting to happen for myself personally; all of a sudden, my love of watches and technology has been combined. The tech industry hopes that connected wearable ...



TechCrunch (blog)

If You Want An Android Smartwatch, Get The Moto 360
TechCrunch (blog)
Like the serfs on the anarcho-syndicalist commune in Monty Python And The Holy Grail, fans of Android Wear and the $249 Moto 360 have been moaning under the oppressive noise regarding the yet-to-be-released Apple Watch. ?You're biased,? they scream ...
The Motorola Moto 360: The best Android smartwatch you can buyCITEworld
Moto 360 Android Wear smart watch review roundup: Almost, but not yet perfectTech Times
Moto 360 review: An elegant smartwatch with exceptional featuresComputerworld
Yahoo Tech -eWeek -The Guardian
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Gigaom

A new Android Wear smartwatch seeks funding on Indiegogo
Gigaom
One of the key differences to Google's approach to Android Wear as compared to other smartwatch platforms is that it's partially open source, just like Android. This means that even if you're not one of Google's official Android Wear hardware partners ...
Apple faces smartwatch ambushHindustan Times
A round smartwatch? We go hands-on with the LG G Watch R3G.co.uk
Digitimes Research: Intel cooperation with Fossil to develop smartwatches will ...Digitimes
CITEworld -MSN UK
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Will HTC's ?Me Too? Smartwatch Be Too Little, Too Late?
Motley Fool
HTC (NASDAQOTH: HTCCY ) will launch a smartwatch in early 2015, according to a recent report at CNET. This is a surprising development, since earlier reports indicated the Taiwanese smartphone maker had scrapped its efforts to enter the wearables ...



ABC News

Can Apple Disrupt The Luxury Watch Industry With A $10000 Smartwatch?
Forbes
While the immediate expectation is to target the nascent smartwatch industry, is Tim Cook aiming outside of the technology circuit and towards the high-end luxury watch market? As the Apple Watch was announced, three tiers were named: Apple Watch Sport ...
Dedicated Apple buyers push to pick new iPhonesThe Columbian
15 top tech news of the week gone byTimes of India
Why Apple's iPhone 6 is shaking up the smartphone market (Part 1 of 9)Market Realist
Christian Post -AZFamily -The Fuse Joplin
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CBS News

Does Apple have a breakout product in its smartwatch?
PCWorld
?So far, it has been a male tech-nerd market,? Pascal Koenig, managing director of Zurich-based research firm Smartwatch Group, wrote in an email. ?With an expected 30 million units to be sold in 2015 (out of 60 million smartwatches sold in 2015 ...
Apple Legitimizes The Smartwatch Category: Part 1 Style And Social AcceptanceForbes
Is the world finally ready for a smartwatch?CBS News
Between Google and Apple, the smartwatch wars are over before they've even ...The Verge
New York Times (blog) -ABC News -Macworld
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Reuters

TAG Heuer says it's going to make a smartwatch
PCWorld
Just a few days after panning the Apple Watch, an executive with TAG Heuer admitted that the company is making a smartwatch of its own. ?We want to launch a smartwatch at TAG Heuer, but it must not copy the Apple Watch,? Jean-Claude Biver, head of ...
Luxury Brand Tag Heuer Wants to Make a SmartwatchGizmodo
LVMH's TAG Heuer has plans for smartwatch: paperReuters
TAG Heuer plans to roll out own smartwatch. What we know so farTech Times
tuaw.com -Cult of Mac -IBNLive
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Kreyos smartwatch: We're not a scam, just a trainwreck
PCWorld
With its smartwatch efforts in tatters, Kreyos has become a textbook example of how crowdfunding should not work. The company, whose disastrous Indiegogo campaign led to a full-blown backer revolt last month, is now attempting to vindicate itself with ...

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Mobile Burn

Pebble releases version 2.5 of its smartwatch software
Mobile Burn
Before all the tech giants embarked on the smartwatch wagon there was Pebble, the company that in some ways started a trend. The Pebble smartwatches may not be as high tech as the examples that followed from more established mobile players, but they ...
New Pebble Smartwatch Firmware Update Adds iOS 8 Support And MoreGeeky gadgets
Pebble smart watch firmware update brings support for iOS 8, emoji and compassAppAdvice
Pebble 2.5 firmware lands w/ support for Emoji, new Compass app, iOS 8 ...9 to 5 Mac (blog)
PC Magazine -SlashGear
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Wall Street Journal

Don't Underestimate Smartwatches
Wall Street Journal
When smartwatches are cheap enough to be ubiquitous, and if Sensoria becomes, as Mr. Vigano claims, "the Gore-Tex of wearables," and if the Jawbone UP and the Nymi wristband become features of all smartwatches, what then? These devices will be the ...

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Why I'm going to wait before buying an Apple smartwatch
Johns Hopkins News-Letter
As mobile computing technologies continue to develop, we've reached the point where stylish, wearable technology has actually become a reality. Apple and Motorola have both released their own ?smartwatches? that run on batteries that need to be charged ...



Dazeinfo

The best smartwatches of 2014: what's the best smartwatch?
PC Pro
Read through this smartwatch buyer's guide and best smartwatch chart of 2014 to find out which watch you should be wrapping around your wrist. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to see our top smartwatch picks or read on to learn more about the ...
3 Massive Risks Facing Apple's New SmartwatchMotley Fool
Why Apple changed my mind about smartwatchesMacworld
Apple Inc. (AAPL) Will Dominate SmartWatch Market In 2015, But Do Customers ...Dazeinfo
The Fuse Joplin
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Apple (AAPL) Provides Spark for Smartwatch Industry
Investorplace.com
It took a long while for Apple to get involved, but as is often times the case, once its smartwatch was announced a chain reaction took place. In other words, Cupertino acted as a ?smartwatch spark,? giving the industry the boost it needs to get up and ...
New HTC Smartwatch Expected in 2015Small Business Trends
Is it Time for a Fashionable Smartwatch?The National Law Review
Apple: the U2 of the tech worldSpiked

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USA TODAY

For Travelers, How Smart Is the Smartwatch?
New York Times
Apple's new smartwatch can track your heart rate, pay for your Chicken McNuggets and give you turn-by-turn directions by sending vibrations to your wrist. You can even buy one in 18-karat gold. The device, which will be available early next year, is ...
Apple Unveils Smartwatch, Its First New Product in 4 YearsWall Street Journal
Is it time for Apple smartwatch to jump-start wearables market?USA TODAY
Smartwatch Wars: The Apple Watch versus Android Wear, in screenshotsArs Technica
Yahoo Tech -WJLA -CNET
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Android Headlines - Android News

Oru Smartwatch with Dual Displays Looking for Funding on Indiegogo
Android Headlines - Android News
Oru Watch A new Indiegogo crowdfunding project popped up on September 9, calling itself, Oru Watch. It is the first iOS and Android smartwatch with a dual display ? both E-paper and TFT ? with a built-in Power Bank to charge your mobile phone with 2 ...



What Apple Gets Right with Its Smartwatch
blogs.hbr.org (blog)
When people say Apple has built things people didn't know they need, it's not really true. Apple has built things that meet the needs people have always had. More than any other consumer company, Apple gets what people really, fundamentally need.



BetaBoston

Real-time phone and smartwatch MBTA tracker apps win at 'Late Night T ...
BetaBoston
The results, presented in Cambridge last week, included a tracker for the Pebble smartwatch and a real-time subway tracker for the Windows phone. With Uber and Microsoft as additional sponsors, the MBTA and MassDOT announced the Late Night T Data ...



BBC News

Drivers warned over smartwatch use in cars
BBC News
Smartwatches are covered by existing laws designed to stop people checking gadgets while on the move. "Using a mobile phone or any device that distracts a driver whilst driving is extremely dangerous and is already illegal," the DfT said. "We increased ...

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The New Yorker

Does Anyone Want a Smartwatch?
The New Yorker
A survey published in August found that only three per cent of respondents in the U.S. and U.K. said that they owned a smartwatch. Another two per cent owned one but didn't use it anymore. Only sixteen per cent of men and ten per cent of women said ...

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3G.co.uk

Samsung Gear S Hands-On: The smartwatch that can replace your smartphone
3G.co.uk
Samsung Gear S Hands-On: The smartwatch that can replace your smartphone. Samsung Gear S Hands-On. This Samsung Gear S is rammed with features ? enough to ensure you don't need to carry your phone too ? but will it signal the end for your ...
Samsung Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo Specs, Prices, Reviews: Samsung's Second ...Hallels
Samsung Gear S hands-on reviewInquirer

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NDTV

HTC's smartwatch is alive and kicking, and due in early 2015
CNET
The Taiwanese smartphone maker is still working on a smartwatch and plans to release it in early 2015, according to people familiar with the matter. There had been reports that HTC had scrapped its plans because it felt it couldn't compete in the ...
HTC to Release Its First Android Wear Smartwatch in Early 2015: ReportNDTV
HTC smartwatch allegedly not canceled, due early 2015GSMArena.com (blog)
HTC smartwatch tipped to take on Apple Watch in early 2015SlashGear
Business Insider -TechRadar UK -Load The Game
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SlashGear

Five reasons why you shouldn't buy a smartwatch yet
SlashGear
With the long anticipated release of Apple Watch this past week, the company behind it put a lot of coal in the engine of the wearable train. For a solid year, the world hemmed and hawed about smartwatches, waiting to see what Apple would do. Now that ...
Kantar Thinks that Apple's Holistic Approach to the Smartwatch Market is going ...Patently Apple
HTC Smartwatch Still in the Works; Will Use the Android Wear OSThe Horn
Does The Apple Watch Signal The Start Of A Smartwatch Revolution?Gulf Business News
Paste Magazine -Rocky Mountain Collegian -CITY A.M.
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The Guardian

Motorola Moto 360 - a smartwatch masquerading as a classic time piece
The Guardian
?We think the key to getting people to buy smartwatches is to build a watch first, a smartwatch second,? Christoph Jeneba, Motorola's head of product for Europe, Middle East and Africa, explained to the Guardian. ?That's why we've built a time piece ...
Motorola Moto 360 round smartwatch, new Moto X phone unveiledCBS News
Hands On With The Moto 360, The First Round Smart WatchTechCrunch
Android Wear's Moto 360 Smartwatch On Sale Today For $250Forbes
Apple Insider -BBC News
all 1,277 news articles »


BREATHEcast

Samsung Gear S Release Date, Specs: Smartwatch Makes Phone Calls ...
BREATHEcast
Samsung has confirmed that it will release the Samsung Gear S, previously called Samsung Gear Solo, in October, which is the first smartwatch that will allow the users to make phone calls from their wrists. Making the announcement on Aug. 28, Samsung ...



Wall Street Journal (blog)

LG Sets a Date for Its New Round-Faced Smartwatch
Wall Street Journal (blog)
LG's new smartwatch will hit stores this October, LG said at the annual IFA consumer-electronics congress in Berlin, but it didn't say which markets that would first get it. The price hasn't been disclosed, but a company spokesman said the watch would ...
It's about time: September ticks over with another smartwatch explosionThe Next Web
Review: Samsung Gear 2 Neo smartwatchGizmag
Smartwatch Roundup: Wearables on the Market Now and on the HorizoneWeek
NEWS.com.au -Motley Fool -Gotta Be Mobile
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Beware of driving with a smartwatch!
AndroidGuys
With all the excitement concerning the flood of smarwatches, everyone may have overlooked an important question: is it legal to drive with a smartwatch? We've all seen states across the country enact laws that penalize distracted driving. But, do those ...



Business Insider

Apple May Have Just Taken A Shot At Samsung's Smartwatch Business
Business Insider
Apple's first wearable device won't be launching until 2015, but some of its biggest rivals have been releasing smartwatches over the past year. According to Jeff Williams, Apple's senior vice president for operations, the company isn't worried at all ...



Where Apple's Smartwatch Fails: We Can't be Cursory
PSFK
Apple's event on Sept. 9 opened with a video entitled ?Perspectives? that echoed the company's famous ?Think Different? ad. It was the ideal setup to a wondrous new product announcement with powerful lines such as, ?while others are distracted by the ...



TIME

Walmart Swears Your Kids Want This New Smartwatch for Christmas
TIME
Lots of kids will have smartwatches anyway?and they'll get them even before their parents are noodling around excitedly to see what their own Apple Watches can do. According to Wal-Mart, which just released its ?Kid-Approved Holiday Toy List,? one of ...



Economic Times

Adidas launches miCoach smartwatch at Rs 24999
Times of India
NEW DELHI: German sportswear major Adidas has joined the smartwatch bandwagon with its 'miCoach Smart Run', priced at Rs 24,999, which will allow users to monitor heart rate and play music. The smartwatch, which will be available exclusively on ...
Smartwatch that guarantees overall fitness is here!Deccan Chronicle
Adidas unveils smartwatch miCoach Smart Run at Rs 24999indiatvnews.com

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Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch listed online in India
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch has been listed on Indian e-commerce marketplace, Flipkart with a 'coming soon' tag. The pricing details of the watch have not been revealed yet. Motorola had earlier said the smartwatch will be available in ...



Yahoo Tech

Sony SmartWatch 3 and SmartBand Talk Track Your Daily Activities, Join the ...
Yahoo Tech
Do you ever sit back at the end of the day and wonder where all the time went ? down to the second? Sony's new SmartWatch 3 and SmartBand Talk might have the answer for you. That's because these wrist-worn computers are meant for use with Sony's ...
Sony Announces New SmartWatch 3 And Moves Over To Android WearForbes
Sony joins the Android Wear ranks with underwhelming SmartWatch 3The Verge
IFA: Sony Smartwatch 3 hands-on reviewInquirer
Mashable -The Guardian -TechCrunch
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Canada.com

Pebble, the original smartwatch, isn't concerned about Apple
Canada.com
Eric Migicovsky ate popcorn while Apple was launching their smartwatch last week. And, against all odds, he felt relief. He had reason to be nervous. Migicovsky is the CEO of Pebble, the original smartwatch, and investors had spent years warning him ...



TechCrunch

Samsung's New Gear S Smartwatch Features A Curved Screen And 3G ...
TechCrunch
Samsung officially takes the cake when it comes to launching smartwatches: It just announced the Samsung Gear S, its billionth smartwatch device launching this year. The Gear S has a few hallmarks that set it apart from the crowd, however, including a ...
New Samsung smartwatch won't need companion phoneNorthJersey.com
Samsung's new Gear S smartwatch: just don't mention Dick TracyThe Guardian
Samsung unveils standalone Gear S 3G smartwatch: Awesome, until the battery ...ExtremeTech
Forbes -CNBC -PC Magazine
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SlashGear

Distracted driving laws stretch to your smartwatch
SlashGear
Thinking of smartwatches as sidestepping smartphones is a novel concept, but lawmakers in the UK are asking that we take a step back from that. The Department for Transportation there is asking drivers to think about how a smartwatches an contribute to ...
UK warns drivers against smartwatchAutomotive Business Review
Drivers Beware, You Can't Use Your Moto 360 or Apple Watch Behind The WheelKnow Your Mobile

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Price Competition May See Smartwatch Prices Go as Low as USD30 - Gartner
PCC Mobile Broadband
In its "Competitive Landscape: Smartwatches and Smart Wristbands, Worldwide, 2014", Gartner, a leading research and advisory firm, said that the smartwatch is well on track to dominant the wristworn devices segment. With nine out of ten smartphone ...



New York Times

Apple Plans Smartwatch and Larger iPhones
New York Times
On Tuesday, Apple will return to the center to unveil a set of long-anticipated products: two iPhones with larger screens and a wearable computer that the media has nicknamed the iWatch. The so-called smartwatch will be the first brand-new product ...
Confirmed: Apple's Smartwatch Will Have NFCBusiness Insider
Apple courts fashionistas as smartwatch expectations mountReuters
Apple to put mobile payments tech in its new smartwatch and iPhoneBetaBoston
Singularity Hub
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TechCrunch

Meta Watch Meta M1 review: the watchmaker's smartwatch
The Verge
It's been a busy year for the smartwatch. In just the past few months, we've seen numerous smartwatches from Pebble, LG, Motorola, Samsung, and countless companies you've probably never heard of. And Apple's expected to announce a smartwatch of its ...
The Meta Watch M1 Is A Next-Gen Smartwatch That Isn't UglyTechCrunch
Meta M1 Smartwatch ReviewTom's Guide
Meta M1: A smartwatch that you won't be ashamed to wearThe Next Web
Entrepreneur (blog)
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