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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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Gizmodo

The Next Big Piracy Battle Could Be Over Your Smartwatch
Gizmodo
Smartwatches enter a wearable realm that have long been dominated by luxury brands like Omega, Mondaine, Swatch, and Armani. It's these same brands that are also none to pleased about their own designs slowly spreading throughout the internet and ...
Luxury Watchmakers Target Pirate Smartwatch FacesTorrentFreak

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Lifehacker

What Do You Use Your Smartwatch For?
Lifehacker
We've discussed smartwatch capabilities before, but they're still new and in rapid development. Do you own one? What do you really love about it? Do you just use yours for day-to-day tasks like reminders and text messaging, or have you gotten creative ...



VentureBeat

These 5 smartwatch uses will make you stop loving your smartphone
VentureBeat
The first big use case you will see for the smartwatch is mobile payments. The very first generation of the Apple Watch will ship with a near-field communication chip inside. This tips Apple's hand nicely. At first your Watch must be paired with your ...



Digital Spy UK

Pebble smartwatch: How to get the most out of the wearable
Digital Spy UK
The Pebble Smartwatch caused a storm on Kickstarter when its funding campaign began back in 2012, and it hasn't disappointed since skimming its way to our wrists. Despite heightened competition from Android Wear devices, this e-paper underdog ...
Pebble updates its smartwatch firmware with expanded character set and full ...The Next Web
Pebble Smartwatch now supports 80 languages post firmware updateIndia Today
Pebble Smartwatch Now Understands 80 Languages; Android App Gets Full ...NDTV
Liliputing -Geeky Gadgets
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Sydney Morning Herald

Hands on review: Moto 360 smartwatch
Sydney Morning Herald
Unlike many smartwatches, the Moto 360 features a round face. It's still bulky, but to my eyes it looks more like a traditional wristwatch than its rectangular competitors (to be fair, LG's smartwatch also offers a round face). Your preference might ...
Android Wear boosts smartwatch shipments but Apple Watch approachesZDNet
Motorola Moto 360 second-generation smartwatch could arrive early next yearPocket-lint.com
Why the Moto 360 is winning the smartwatch raceNetwork World
TrustedReviews -BGR
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AfterDawn

Review: The MB Chronowing smartwatch is the first with true style
AfterDawn
Review: The MB Chronowing smartwatch is the first with true style Earlier this year, HP and popular menswear designer Michael Bastian announced they would be releasing a smartwatch that could actually be as stylish as a normal watch while still ...



Computerworld

Smartwatch interest ticks up as Apple Watch fever rises
Computerworld
Interest in smartwatches has soared in recent months, even as it has stalled for smart glasses, according to a two-part survey of 8,266 consumers done in May and October by Futuresource Consulting. That survey underscores the promise -- and perils ...

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Brisbane Times

2014 Smartwatch Comparison Guide
Gizmag
You'll notice that we left out dedicated fitness trackers (like those from Jawbone and Fitbit), as well as two-parts-fitness-tracker, one-part-smartwatch hybrids like the Gear Fit and Microsoft Band. It's possible we'll look at them in a separate post ...
Samsung launches WiFi-only Gear S Smartwatch (in Japan)Liliputing
The five most interesting wearable devices on the market in 2014Calgary Herald
Techknow: Motorola and Samsung smartwatchesBrisbane Times

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Inquirer

The Samsung Gear S: The Smartwatch to Replace Your Smartphone?
The Horn
Most smartwatches require a connection to a device with a SIM card in order to access the Internet, display notifications, and send messages. Samsung's latest smartwatch, the Samsung Gear S, is the first broad-market smartwatch that can operate ...
Samsung Gear S: a smartwatch that is really a smartphoneFinancial Times
AT&T to Offer Gear Fit, Gear 2 Neo, G Watch, and Pebble Smartwatches for $99 ...Droid Life (press release) (blog)
Samsung Gear S vs LG G Watch R: LG wearable parades traditional look ...ChristianToday
Wireless Week -Master Herald -Gizmodo Australia
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Sony SmartWatch 3 Review: Excellent Battery Life, Acceptable Design
Android Police
Sony was already an experienced veteran of the smartwatch market when Android Wear was announced. Of course, I don't mean that they were experienced selling them?oh, goodness no. Sony sure did make smartwatches, though. When asked if there ...

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TweakTown

First thoughts: Sony's Smartwatch 3
TweakTown
Sony have just launched their latest offering to the ever-growing smart watch market. Even though originally claiming that they weren't interested in entering the Android Wear market in the beginning, they've decided that they want a slice of the market.
We're Giving Away a Moto 360 Smartwatch!ComingSoon.net
Motorola to Offer Moto 360 Successor This WinterThe Epoch Times

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Christian Science Monitor

Intel's MICA Bracelet Just Might Be Smarter Than Your Average Smartwatch
ReadWrite
It's a high-fashion item, and it comes with a high retail price to match: $495. But when you look into the details, that price may actually be cheaper than you think. In fact, it could be less expensive than your typical smartwatch?and more ...
Intel's posh MICA smart watch targets the fashion crowdChristian Science Monitor
Intel rivals Apple watch with $495 smartwatch aimed at womenDaily Mail
The Intel MICA Smartbracelet Will Win All Women's HeartsGadget Gestures

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Pebble Update Means 'Snappier' Smartwatch
PC Magazine
Pebble smartwatches just got a whole lot smarter, with updates to its firmware, and iOS and Android apps. There are no major changes for iOS users; just some bug fixes and stability improvements, alongside the latest JavaScript Pebble apps. Android ...



Entrepreneur

This Startup Wants to Turn Your Rolex Into a Smartwatch
Entrepreneur
Let's face it. Smartwatches are geeky. They come in ridiculous shapes and colors and have batteries that barely last a full 24 hours. Many people who still wear wristwatches want something that, you know, tells the time, and looks good, too. Rolex. Omega.



ValueWalk

Apple Inc. Price Target Upped On Smartwatch Estimates
ValueWalk
Wall Street may be underestimating demand for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)'s smartwatch, according to Morgan Stanley analysts. As a result, they bumped up their price target for the company's stock from $115 to $126 per share and reiterated their ...
New predictions suggest Apple Watch sales will be even crazier than most ...BGR
Apple Watch Could Break 30 Million UnitsMobile Burn
Apple Inc. WatchKit Reveals New Details About the Apple WatchBidness ETC
Design & Trend -TrustedReviews -MobileSyrup.com
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IT PRO

Fitness Wearables Will Bounce Back From Smartwatch Threat, Says Gartner
TechCrunch (blog)
What's the short term trajectory for fitness wearables? Down. Analyst Gartner is projecting a dip in overall shipments next year, owing to overlapping functionality between different types of fitness wearables and because smartwatches are eating into ...
Wearable tech shipments set for 2015 dip in wake of smartwatch boomIT PRO
Sakes of fitness wearables to plunge in 2015 owing to smartwatch takeoverInquirer
Forget smartwatches - smartclothes are the future, analysts sayThe Guardian
TweakTown -Mobile World Live -V3.co.uk
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Basis Peak to get its smartwatch-like features in December
Engadget
In our recent review of the Basis Peak, we pointed out its potential to be a pretty good smartwatch, just as it is a fitness tracker. And, thanks to a firmware update set to arrive next month, Basis, which is now owned by Intel, will be making its ...



The Guardian

Smartwatch review: LG's G Watch R is chunky, masculine, and fast
The Guardian
The G Watch R runs Android's Wear software, which is designed specifically for smartwatches, and acts as a second screen for an Android smartphone. It connects to a phone via Bluetooth and will display notifications for anything for calls, emails ...
The best smartwatches might play dumbSydney Morning Herald
Apple Watch vs Moto 360: Which smartwatch gives the best specs at the best ...Ecumenical News
Enter and Get a Chance to Win a Moto 360 SmartwatchPlayStation LifeStyle
Crave Online -Air Herald
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Mashable

HP's MB Chronowing smartwatch is more watch than gadget
The Verge
Earlier this year, HP announced a collaboration with fashion designer Michael Bastian for a new smartwatch that would appeal to more than just nerds. Online retailer Gilt will be selling the new watch this coming Friday and The Wall Street Journal has ...
Michael Bastian Creates a Smartwatch That Looks Like a WatchWall Street Journal
HP and Gilt Groupe unveil fashion-focused smartwatchMashable
HP smartwatch is light on features, but looks like a normal watchDigital Trends
NDTV -Wareable -iDigitalTimes.com
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TheStreet.com

Why the Asus ZenWatch Is the Best Looking Smartwatch Yet
TheStreet.com
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Once you get past the the fact that most smartwatches perform the same exact functions you begin to realize that your choice comes down to what the device looks like. The new Asus ZenWatch is big, bold and beautiful and closer ...

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The Independent

Apple Just Shot the Starting Gun on the Smartwatch Wars
TIME
Apple Watch's software development kit (SDK), which gives developers tools to design apps for the smartwatch before its release next year, is now available. The iOS 8.2 SDK beta includes a set of Apple Watch-specific tools called WatchKit, which allow ...
Apple Watch: first look at software as smart watch design rules are releasedThe Independent
Meet Apple's new font, designed for its smartwatchThe Next Web
Apple releases developer kit for smartwatch ahead of spring releaseDaily Mail
GMA News -Beta Wired
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Smartwatch detects skin's electricity to predict seizures
New Scientist
Yet another smartwatch launched this week. Called Embrace, it is rather different from the latest offerings from Apple, Samsung and Motorola: it can spot the warning signs of an epileptic seizure. Embrace was developed by a team led by Rosalind Picard ...

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Wareable

A Xiaomi smartwatch has to be good for wearable tech. Here's why...
Wareable
Chinese cut-price smartphone giant Xiaomi is eyeing its entry into the smartwatch world, and is asking its fans what features they'd like to see. In a video posted to Facebook, VP Hugo Barra (former Android head honcho at Google) answered an AMA-style ...
Xiaomi may soon launch a smartwatchTimes of India
Xiaomi Smartwatch: No solid plans, but thinking about it and looking for ...Tech2
Xiaomi could soon launch its first smartwatch, Hugo Barra saysBGR India
International Business Times, India Edition -Digit
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ValueWalk

Apple Inc. Price Target Raised On Smartwatch Estimates
ValueWalk
based company has largely kept the development of its smartwatch behind the scenes, just revealing the approximate time of its launch and starting price of $349. Some models of the Apple Watch, like the 18-karat gold edition, are expected to sell for ...

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Digital Spy

Welcome. Pebble Smartwatch Can Now Track Your Domino's Pizza Order - IGN
IGN
By Lauren PugaSmartwatch-wearing pizza lovers, rejoice! Thanks to a recent partnership between Dominos and Pebble, you can now track the status of your pizza via your smartwatch. The new Domino's Tracker app for Pebble is a wearable version of ...
Of Course You Can Track Domino's Pizza On Your Smartwatch NowGizmodo
Track Your Domino's Pizza Order From a Pebble SmartwatchPC Magazine
Now You Can Track Your Domino's Pizza From Your Pebble SmartwatchTech Times
Digital Spy -Franchise Herald
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Paste Magazine

We Surveyed People About Smartwatches And Their Answers Reveal Why This ...
Business Insider
A global survey BI Intelligence conducted among Business Insider readers during October 2014 illustrates what consumers are looking for in a smartwatch, and whether they intend to purchase one. We generated over 2,000 responses from Business Insider ...
Kairos Watches Are Half Smartwatch Half Mechanical WatchPaste Magazine

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This Guy Managed To Emulate A PlayStation Game On An Android Smartwatch
Siliconera
This Guy Managed To Emulate A PlayStation Game On An Android Smartwatch. By Chris Priestman . November 21, 2014 . 4:31pm. Share0 Reddit0 Tweet0 Tumblr0 Share0. A hacker known as ?EpicLPer? has managed to get PlayStation One platformer Croc: ...



Mac Rumors

PayPal challenges Apple Pay with an app for the Pebble smartwatch
VentureBeat
PayPal's mobile payments app is now available for the Pebble smartwatch, the company announced in a blog post today. Pebble users can now check in to stores via the PayPal app and pay with an auto-generated payment code wherever PayPal is already ...
PayPal Launches Mobile Payments App for Pebble SmartwatchMac Rumors
PayPal debuts mobile payments app for Pebble smartwatchtuaw.com
PayPal launches Pebble smartwatch appFinextra
TechSpot -Android Headlines - Android News -SlashGear
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ZDNet

Business intelligence, on your smartwatch
ZDNet
Smartwatches are still quite a new concept to most, but tech companies are already looking at how they can use this sort of wearable tech in business. Pete Cittadini, president and CEO of Actuate showed off the latest version of the company's core ...

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Geek

Microsoft's New 'Band' Is a Smartwatch in a Fitness Tracker's Body
Yahoo Tech
Called Microsoft Band, the device looks and acts like a smartwatch living inside a fitness band's body. Along the lines of the classic Fitbit, Nike FuelBand, and Jawbone UP devices, Redmond's new offering is a low-profile, plastic wrist wearable that ...
Microsoft Band is a $199 smartwatch with GPS and two-day battery lifeGeek
A first look at Microsoft Band, a complete $199 fitness smartwatch (hands-on)CNET
Meet Microsoft Band, Microsoft's $200, fitness-focused smartwatchPCWorld
ExtremeTech -mobihealthnews -USA TODAY
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PC Advisor

12 best smartwatches 2014
PC Advisor
There's an interesting theory that smartwatches are to the smartphone what wristwatches were to the pocket watch. Picture the way the average gentlemen used to have to rummage through his pocket for his watch prior to the 20th century - now skip ...
LG G Watch R Circular Android Wear Smartwatch Goes on SaleNDTV
Gold Moto 360 hands-on ? Let's talk smartwatch luxurySlashGear
LG counters Moto 360 round smartwatch, launching the circular G Watch R in ...NEWS.com.au
eWeek (blog) -TechSpot -TrustedReviews
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Macworld

Anxious for the Apple Watch? The Pebble can be your gateway smartwatch
Macworld
And LG's new G Watch R might be the best smartwatch when it debuts soon, although the chunky aesthetic may prove divisive. I'd happily rock an Android Wear device today, but I'm out of luck as an iPhone 6 user. Apple should absolutely take its time ...

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Digital Spy

Sony SmartBand Talk review: A fitness tracker with smartwatch aspirations
Digital Spy
While other fitness trackers are content with measuring your steps and health data, the SmartBand Talk has some smartwatch capabilities thrown in as well. As the name suggests, users can accept calls on the device, and make use of a limited number of ...

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Top Android news of the week: Sony smartwatch, Android Wear 5.0, Lollipop ...
ZDNet
Sony Smartwatch 3 now available for purchase. Sony has joined the Android Wear army with the launch of the Smartwatch 3. It's not very stylish but has a slightly rugged construction that may appeal to those with active lifestyles. The MSRP of $249 for ...
Android Circuit: Android One Stumbles, LG Sells The Best Smartwatch, Nexus 6 ...Forbes

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Gizmag

Samsung Gear S and Pebble Steel: Smartwatch polar opposites, in pictures
Gizmag
If smartwatches ever go mainstream, will they look more like designer watches or tiny smartphones? Let's take a quick look at the best examples of those two extremes ? the fashionable Pebble Steel and futuristic Samsung Gear S ? to compare the two ...
Not Just Your Ordinary Smartwatch The Samsung Gear SGamer Headlines
Samsung's 3G-enabled Gear S now available in CanadaMobileSyrup.com

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BBC News

Geak Android smartwatches 'last a week or more' between charges
BBC News
One of China's leading tech firms has unveiled two Android-powered smartwatches that it says can last about a week between charges. That represents a substantial gain on alternatives that can struggle to run longer than a day. The Geak Watch 2 models ...
Five smartwatch features we'll see by 2015PC Pro
Dual E-Ink and LCD Displays Gives the Geak Watch 2 Pro Smartwatch an 18 ...Gizmodo UK
Geak Watch 2 smartwatch 'runs for two weeks off a single charge'Digital Spy
Digital Trends
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Gizmag

Standalone Burg smartwatch lets you call and text from your wrist
Gizmag
The Burg 12 smartwatch from lifestyle designer Hermen van den Burg allows users to make phone calls, send messages and more, without the need to connect the device to a smartphone. With wearable technology gaining some momentum in 2014, we've ...
BURG 12 Smartwatch Makes Standalone Phone Calls, Also Pairs with iPhoneThe Mac Observer
Burg 12 standalone smartwatch launches at WalmartSlashGear
?Burg smartwatch doubles as a phoneWareable
Mobile World Live -Ubergizmo -FashionOne
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The Guardian

Nationwide taps into hoped-for smartwatch fever with banking app
The Guardian
Nationwide has launched the UK's first financial app that allows their customers to ask their smartwatch to show them their up-to-date bank balance. The building society, not previously known for its rush to new technology, has become the first bank ...
OK Google, am I feeling rich? Android Wear app puts bank in your smartwatchZDNet
Nationwide targets wearable banking with smartwatch app launchComputerworldUK
Nationwide unveils smartwatch banking appIT PRO

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PC Advisor

Which is the best smartwatch for kids? Leapfrog LeapBand or VTech Kidizoon ...
PC Advisor
Last year the big kids' gadget Christmas battle was between the children's tablets ? a straight fight between Leapfrog's LeapPad and VTech's Innotab. This year everyone is excited about smartwatches and wearable tech, and Leapfrog and VTech are ...

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