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7 best smartwatches 2014
PC Advisor
Smartwatches are very much in their infancy, but from the few we've seen so far we think that the LG Lifeband Touch will hold its own in the market. The sporty angle and the fact it works with iOS and Android are god selling points that are sure to ...



AT&T wearables to hit the smartwatch runway soon
PCWorld
Smartwatches for use on AT&T's network will be out this year, a company executive said Wednesday. ?I think you'll see wide-area, high-bandwidth [smart]watches this year at some point,? said Glenn Lurie, president of emerging devices at AT&T, in an ...

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DigitalJournal.com

The 5 Best Smartwatches
PC Magazine
The infamous calculator watch has been around since the 1970s, but smartwatches have finally reached the point that they're, well, smart. From running apps, to displaying smartphone notifications, to monitoring your heart rate, the latest crop of ...
Steer clear of smartwatches, unless you want to look like a rubbish secret agentTelegraph.co.uk (blog)
Six smartwatch standoutsDigitalJournal.com
St. George takes a leap of faith into smartwatch bankingZDNet
iAfrica.com
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BusinessNewsDaily

Samsung Gear 2 Neo Smartwatch: Top 3 Business Features
BusinessNewsDaily
Samsung's Gear 2 Neo is a solid smartwatch for less. The Neo is a budget-priced version of the new Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch, which hit store shelves last month. To lower the price, Samsung stripped away some of the more premium features of the ...
Samsung Gear 2 NeoStuff.tv

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Digital Trends

Samsung is making another smartwatch, and it will run Android Wear
Digital Trends
We weren't impressed with the Galaxy Gear when it first came out. Its notification system and slow gesture control just wasn't cutting it for us. However, it was the best-selling smartwatch line last year. The Gear 2 and Gear Fit are already coming ...



Droid Life

Samsung Gear Fit Review: Terrible Fitness Tracker and Smartwatch, Cool Display
Droid Life
That's right, it's also not a good smartwatch. You can decline calls (not answer them), send a few canned messages in the stock text messaging app, get calendar reminders, and preview notifications from other selected apps like Gmail or Hangouts. When ...



Sydney Morning Herald

Nike Ends Smartwatch Competition With Apple
24/7 Wall St.
?Wearables,? essential smart devices which people can use as they would glasses or wrist watches, are considered the future of the portable consumer electronics device business which has effectively killed off the popularity of laptop PCs. The ...
Nike Halts Future Fuelband Development and Lays Off Most of DivisionPaste Magazine
In Digital Health, Does Nike Have A Path To Victory After Fuelband?TechCrunch
Report: Nike Is Killing The FuelBandGizmodo Australia
Cult of Mac
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iWatch Latest: Apple's Smartwatch Will Have Curved Screen Made By LG
Huffington Post UK
Apple was never going to be the first company in the world to release a smartwatch - or even a curved screen wearable. But it's still just possible they could be the first to release one that the public will actually want to buy. A new report suggests ...



Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Rufus Labs Might Have the Biggest Smartwatch Contender Yet
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
A start-up with an idea, a design, and strong promotional campaign kicked off the smartwatch concept with the Pebble from Pebble Technology in 2012. Others have followed up, including Sony and Samsung, but none of the small form-factor devices have set ...



Product Reviews

The Rufus Cuff 'Wrist Communicator': A Step Above the Smartwatch?
Mashable
"Smartwatches are cool ? a good start to where we should be going ? but this is where we should be," Gabe Grifoni, CEO and co-founder of Rufus Labs, the accessory's parent company, told Mashable. "We are a category beyond the smartwatch.".
Rufus Cuff, the next-gen smartwatchProduct Reviews

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PC Advisor

Samsung Gear 2 review
PC Advisor
Instead of adding to the bulk, the Gear 2 charges by clipping on a small plastic module which has a microUSB port. It's a neat solution but if you find yourself without that piece, which is easy to forget about, you've got no way of recharging the ...
Samsung Gear 2 Neo smartwatch reviewWired.co.uk
Please enable JavascriptYahoo News
Samsung will launch an Android Wear smartwatch this yearInquirer
iDigitalTimes.com -Android Headlines - Android News -India Today
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Gotta Be Mobile

Samsung Smartwatch Rumored to Join Moto 360 With Android Wear
Gotta Be Mobile
A new report has arrived sharing plenty of details about Samsung's wearable plans, and what we can expect regarding more smartwatches from the company. After months of rumors and speculation the Google Smartwatch and Android Wear was officially ...



Computerworld

Review: Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch
Gizmag
When we reviewed the original Galaxy Gear (pictured above, on the left), I was pretty enthusiastic about the almost universally-panned smartwatch. Despite some obvious limitations at launch, I saw the hardware's potential, and figured the watch was ...
Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch reviewWired.co.uk
First-to-market means diddly when it comes to smartwatchesComputerworld
Will 2014 be the year of the smartwatch?Cable.co.uk (blog)
KIMA CBS 29 -Engadget -The Australian Financial Review
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Digital Trends

Pandora Launches App For Pebble Smartwatch
Mashable
"The most exciting thing about the Pebble Smartwatch is that it will allow easier interaction with Pandora in cases where it hasn't been as easy to provide feedback while listening." 140414.Pandora-Blog-1024x683. Pandora's app for Pebble allows users ...
You can now control Pandora's iOS app directly from your Pebble smartwatchThe Next Web
Pandora launches iOS app for the Pebble smartwatchDigital Trends
You Can Now Control the Pandora iOS App From the Pebble SmartwatchiClarified

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Analog gets smart in Box Clever's OLED-powered Span watch concept
Digital Trends
It's called the Span, it's the work of design studio Box Clever, and it's easily one of the best looking smartwatch concepts we've ever seen. Many tech fans willing to strap a new gadget to their wrists are salivating over Motorola's beautiful Moto 360 ...



The Independent

Will.i.am claims he developed a smartwatch that will launch in July (video)
Engadget
Will.i.am hasn't exactly had the best track record with hardware projects, but that doesn't seem to have dampened his enthusiasm for buzzy gadgets at all. That's why he showed off -- what else? -- his own smartwatch during a recent appearance on a ...
Will.i.am Says His Amazing Smartwatch Is Totally Real, Coming in JulyGizmodo
Will.i.am has built his own call-making smartwatch, says it'll launch in JulyTechRadar UK
Will.i.am says he's built his own smartwatch, will launch it this JulyThe Independent
Vibe -hypebot.com
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The Guardian

The Samsung Gear 2 Smartwatch Is Surprisingly Repairable
TechCrunch
The original Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch was anything but user-serviceable. Nothing was replaceable including the band. Its successor is apparently widely different. iFixit tore apart the Gear 2 and found it to be surprisingly easy despite featuring ...
The problem with smartwatchesZDNet
Samsung Gear 2 and Gear Fit review: smartwatches on the upThe Guardian
Consumer Reports: Should you buy a smart watch?KY3
Investorplace.com -TheStreet.com -Daily News Egypt
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Forbes

If Smartwatches Are The Future, Phosphor's Touch Time Is The First ...
Forbes
When is a watch a smartwatch? When is a watch just a watch with a few gimmicks? And is there a middle ground for the latest wave of watches that mix personalization and apps with long battery life and traditional techniques and styling? Watchmaker ...



Samsung Plans Android Wear Smartwatch for 2014
CIO
Samsung's original Galaxy Gear smartwatch was a pre-Wear Android-based device, but the company switched to its Tizen platform for the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo. One of Samsung's talking points for playing up the Tizen wearables was that developers could ...



Cult of Mac

Pebble Smartwatch Now Available at Target Stores
Mashable
The Pebble smartwatch is expanding its retail presence and is now available in Target stores and at Target.com. Users will be able to buy the original Pebble smartwatch (not to be confused with the more expensive Pebble Steel) in red, black and white.
Pebble Smartwatch iOS app update brings new Pebble apps, sharing optionsApple Insider
Turn your Pebble smartwatch into a pedometerCNET
Pebbles no longer turning into bricks as smartwatch fix rolls outTechRadar UK
iClarified -AppAdvice -Cult of Mac
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Wired

A Smartwatch Concept That's Pure Beauty With Just Enough Brains
Wired
A Smartwatch Concept That's Pure Beauty With Just Enough Brains. By Kyle VanHemert; 04.03.14 |; 6:30 am |; Permalink · Share on Facebook. 0. Tweet. Span, a concept by SF-based studio box clever, isn't a smartwatch so much as a smart watch.



Samsung promises a new-look Galaxy Note 4 and Android smartwatch this year
TechRadar UK
Interestingly, he also said that Samsung plans to bring out an Android-based smartwatch later this year. With the Gear 2 and Neo running on Tizen OS, they're exclusively tied to Samsung devices. A Gear that's compatible with all Android phones, however ...

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International Business Times

Why Google Has the Best Shot at Making the Killer Smartwatch
Wired
Last week, Google unveiled its vision of the smartwatch, the elusive Next Big Gadget. It takes the form of Android Wear, a new version of the mobile operating system designed specifically for on-the-body devices. It's a good deal more sophisticated ...
Sony won't use Android Wear, will stick with Smartwatch (for now)CNET
LG G Watch Release Date Approaches: LG Tweets Picture Of Google ...International Business Times
Amazing Moto 360 smartwatch shown in more detailed imagesBGR
Know Your Mobile -Times of India
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KpopStarz

Samsung's New SmartWatch Lineup An Interesting Experiment, Not Much More
Forbes
After dominating the mobile market with smartphones and tablets, Samsung Electronics is looking to lead the mobile foray into wearable devices. Barely six months into the launch of its first smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear, Samsung is out with its second ...
Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 Smartwatch Price Offered At $295 Up For Pre-Sale ...KpopStarz

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Video: The Rufus Cuff: Is this the smartwatch to beat all others?
Belfast Telegraph
The Rufus Cuff is an advanced wearable device with a revolutionary new take on wrist real estate. With a beautiful 3-inch wide screen, radical design, and reimagined form factor, the Rufus Cuff ends the era of the watch and ushers in the Wrist ...



ReadWrite

Pebble's Eric Migicovsky On How To Make Smartwatches People Want
ReadWrite
And quite possibly, it's the secret of success for the 27-year-old tech founder's Pebble smartwatch. The device landed in the spotlight in 2012 after raising more than $10 million in preorders on Kickstarter, the crowdfunding website. Now the product ...



The Top 10 Must-Have Pebble Smartwatch Apps
Paste Magazine (blog)
Google's new Android Wear operating system might be the new kid on the block, but it's not the only smart watch platform for developers. Arguably, the only viable smartwatch at the moment is the Pebble. With over 400,000 watches sold there's plenty of ...



NDTV

Samsung's rumored Bond-like smartwatch may make and take calls
VentureBeat
Samsung may be testing that possibility with an upcoming smartwatch that can send and receive calls thanks to its very own SIM slot. And it seems Samsung has come up with just the right name for the standalone smartwatch: Gear Solo, according to the ...
'Gear Solo' is Samsung's standalone smartwatch, report saysCNET
Samsung is giving the Gear Fit smartwatch a vertical display modeEngadget
Samsung Working on "Gear Solo" Smartwatch with SIM CardTom's Hardware Guide
Patently Apple -Business Insider
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Will.i.am uses his smart watch to call Cheryl Cole on live TV. Not a smart move
Telegraph.co.uk (blog)
Did anyone see Will.i.am's "smart" watch fail to call Cheryl Cole in the live final of The Voice? He's been dropping hints about a self-branded, wrist-mounted computer phone for weeks. Sure enough, live on the BBC on Saturday night, he spoke into a ...



SlashGear

Google Android Wear: The Top 10 Features Of The New Smartwatch OS
International Business Times
Smartwatches like the Moto 360 will vibrate with an incoming message. Glance at your watch to read it, and leave your phone in your pocket or purse. This can be helpful in certain situations, and can be done on current devices like the Pebble Steel and ...
iWatch: Apple's Game-Changing Smartwatch in DevelopmentMotley Fool
The Secret to Smartwatch Success is Non-tech FirmsSlashGear
Android Wear explained: What to expect from Google's smartwatch OSDigital Spy
Oman Daily Observer
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PC Advisor

Apple iWatch release date, specs, rumours: Apple's smartwatch to launch ...
PC Advisor
Apple is working on a smartwatch, set to launch this year. We investigate the latest analysis and rumours to bring you our predictions of the iWatch release, price, specs and features.(See also: the best smartwatches of 2014.) ...
iWatch: LG readying screens for smartwatchuSwitch.com (Tech)
The rise of wearable techThe Anchor
It May Be Too Late for the iWatch to Wow the WorldDailyFinance

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Samsung set to launch Android smartwatch
Hindustan Times
Following the Korean company's first attempt at putting together an advanced smartwatch based on Android, the Galaxy Gear, going downhill last year, Samsung reportedly switched to their own Tizen software for the Gear2 and Gear2 Neo. According to The ...



Citifmonline

The Fourth Screen: How Smartwatches Could Be Used for Ads
Mashable
Not everyone thinks smartwatches represent an exciting new ad medium. "Smartwatches aren't going to give you a big difference over mobile phones," said Doug Hecht, president and chief operating officer of digital agency Digitaria. "A smartwatch doesn't ...
How smartwatches could be used for AdsCitifmonline

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[Deal Alert] Sony Smartwatch SW2 For $119.99 With Free Shipping After ...
Android Police
Sony has steadfastly refused to abandon its smart watch plans for Android Wear, which is totally its call. It might not work out well down the road, but you can get your hands on Sony's latest Smartwatch SW2 right now on the cheap. How cheap? Just $119 ...



Durham smartwatch entrepreneur aims for 60k investment
bdaily
The Durham-based creator of a smartwatch brand is looking to raise 60k in a crowdfunding round to fund the launch of his latest model. Paul Gill, who is founder and design engineer at Orsto has turned to Crowdcube to raise funds for the launch of his ...



LG Offers Fresh Peek at Its New Smartwatch
Wall Street Journal (blog)
While both LG and Google hope their smartwatches will be better than earlier offerings, it remains in question whether the G Watch will have a much bigger appeal than existing devices such as Samsung's Gear watch and Sony's Smartwatch, as it will ...

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Geeky gadgets

Samsung Android Wear smartwatch in the works, Gear wearables could soon ...
Expert Reviews
Samsung looks set to launch a smartwatch powered by Google's recently announced Android Wear operating system designed specifically for wearables - despite investing heavily in Tizen for the Gear Fit and Gear 2. According to Reuters, the company has ...
Samsung Launching Android Wear Smartwatch, High-end Tizen Smartphone ...DailyTech
Samsung: Tizen phone and Android Wear smartwatch coming this yearStuff.tv
Samsung: High-end Tizen phone coming in Q2, Android smartwatch later in 2014PhoneDog
Geeky gadgets -TechHive
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A closer look at the potential impact of Apple's iWatch on the smartwatch market
ITProPortal
Interestingly, there have been smartwatches around since 1982, one of which sits in the custom, museum-quality exhibit area I have in my office. It houses dozens of tech gadgets I have tested or worked on over the last 30 years ? but every once in a ...

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QR Code Press

The pros and cons of a cellular smartwatch
CITEworld
Samsung is reportedly working on a variant of its Gear 2 smartwatch that works over cellular networks and doesn't require a Bluetooth or other connection to a smartphone. The Korea Herald reported this week that Samsung and wireless carrier SK Telecom ...
Smartwatch baby monitor feature discovered in Samsung Galaxy S5QR Code Press
Samsung launches Gear Fit smartwatchYahoo India News
Smartwatch: Samsung Gear 2 Neo, Gear Fit mobile gears now available to buy ...TechnologyTell
gulfnews.com -TechRadar UK
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Samsung Launching Android Wear Smartwatch Later This Year
Tom's Guide
Samsung is prepping a new smartwatch that will run Google's Android Wear operating system rather than the company's own Tizen software. The new wearable is expected to make its debut later this year. Samsung's senior vice president of product strategy, ...