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The Droid Guy

Sony Updates Smartwatch 2 App With New Watch Face Editor, Built-In ...
Android Police
Smartwatches get all the credit, but they're largely nothing without the companion app calling all the shots from a nearby smartphone. So when said companion receives a pretty substantial update, it breathes new life into the accessory it's paired with.
Sony Smartwatch 2 app update makes time for custom watch facesTechRadar UK
Sony SmartWatch 2 update brings tons of new featuresPhandroid.com
Sony Makes its Smartwatch 2 More CustomizableTom's Hardware Guide
iAfrica.com -EE Times
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Telegraph.co.uk

LG's Android Smartwatch Promises an 'Always-On' Display
TIME
LG doesn't explain what technology it's using for its always-on screen, but a couple possibilities come to mind: It could be a ?transflective? LCD screen, like the one on Sony's SmartWatch 2. The SmartWatch 2?s color display can last for days on a ...
LG, Sony Disclose Smartwatch DetailsInformationWeek
More Details Emerge About LG's Upcoming SmartwatchTechCrunch
LG Teases Features of Its Upcoming Android Wear SmartwatchYahoo News
Los Angeles Times -IGN
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NDTV

Review: Samsung Gear 2 smart watch takes several steps in the right direction
Fox News
A mere six months after Samsung released the Galaxy Gear, its first entry into the smart-watch category, the company's next-generation Gear watches (no Galaxy in the name now) have arrived, with some real improvements and refinements. Whether those ...
Sony SmartWatch 2 SW2 app updated to bring watchface editor and moreNDTV
Samsung Gear Fit review: a messy merger of fitness band and smartwatchEngadget
Samsung lures developers to smartwatches with $1.25 million in cashBGR
Droid Life -TrustedReviews
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Finally, you can customize the face on your Sony Smartwatch 2
Engadget
Sony has added new features to its Smartwatch 2 since its arrival last year, but there was one glaring omission. With the most recent update though, users can finally fine-tune that watch face with simple drag and drop motions. Customizable faces can ...



Ars Technica

LG claims its Android Wear smartwatch has an ?always-on? display
Ars Technica
LG has launched a teaser site for the G Watch, the company's Android Wear smartwatch. The site is almost a copy of the Moto360 site, but it offers a few extra details about LG's implementation that we hadn't heard before. The most eyebrow-raising of ...



ValueWalk

Apple takes a huge shot at Samsung in latest print ad
BGR
Apple is expected to unveil its first smartwatch later this year, a device that could be available in a couple of sizes, with prices going up to several thousands for the most high-end model, according to reports from an analyst. The device is expected ...
It looks like the Apple Smartwatch will be called the iWatchTheDomains.com
iWatch: trademark update adds weight to smartwatch rumoursuSwitch.com (Tech)
iWatch Rumors Say Apple Has Set Up Shell Company To Trademark 'iWatch ...International Business Times
Motley Fool -Expert Reviews -World Trademark Review (subscription)
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Review: Cogito Pop smartwatch for iOS (video)
9 to 5 Mac
When you put the word ?smart? in front of anything, most people tend to think that it's going to be some kind of advanced product. Most smartwatches on the market have a display and offer a simplified (or detailed) look at information from your ...

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Sony jazzes up the SmartWatch 2 with metal strap and new software update
Digital Trends
Sony has polished up its SmartWatch 2 to compete with the various new challengers on the market, such as the Pebble Steel, and Samsung's Gear 2. It has announced the launch of two new special editions, named Business and Brazil, plus pushed a ...



Rufus Cuff: How big a smartwatch can you stomach?
CNET
I look at images of the Rufus Cuff, a smartwatch coming into its final crowdfunding stretch on Indiegogo, and I'm reminded of that giant watch I had. Granted, the Rufus Cuff is much more high-tech. It's so different from most current thinking in ...

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Future Travel Experience

Iberia and airberlin develop smartwatch boarding passes
Future Travel Experience
airberlin passengers wearing a Pebble or Pebble Steel smartwatch can simply shake their wrist to signal to the device to display their boarding pass, which can then be scanned in the same way as a digital boarding pass stored on a smartphone. Following ...
Air Berlin simplifies boarding by throwing Pebble into the mixTnooz

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Yes, it looks like the Apple smartwatch will be called the 'iWatch'
BGR
Now that Apple has been seen further extending its company trademark to cover Class 14 devices including watches, a new piece of evidence seems to indicate that there's apparently little doubt as to what Apple's smartwatch will be called. French ...



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)
St. George takes a leap of faith into smartwatch bankingZDNet
St. George brings net banking to smartwatchesCNET Australia
iAfrica.com
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Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 vs Sony Smartwatch 2: See How These Android ...
KpopStarz
Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 vs Sony Smartwatch 2: The Sony Smartwatch 2 went as a standalone instead of joining the Android wear bandwagon and has been surely wowed consumers and techies alike with what Sony did for their smart watch. Like Us on ...



Sony Smartwatch 2 software update brings watch face editor
Digital Spy
New third-party widgets and watch faces are expected to hit the Smartwatch 2 in the near future as Sony has opened the device up to external developers. Sony will soon face heightened competition in the smartwatch market, with the first wave of Android ...



Sony's SmartWatch 2 Gets 400 New Apps, New Features and Stylin' New Design
IntoMobile
Sony has added some swagger to its SmartWatch 2 this morning, giving the wearable device 400 new apps and some new watch faces. The SmartWatch 2 will is also slated for a software update, which will be rolling out today, and is now available for ...



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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High Schooler's smart watch wakes users up
Upstart
Every day after school for the past few months, 16-year-old Zhong and four of his friends have been working on their smart watch startup at the Cambridge Innovation Center. Their persistence paid off last week, when the team started accepting pre ...

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A Week With My Wearable ? 5 Reasons Why I Love My Smart Watch
ClickZ
A visit to Disney World with the new Magic Bands prompted the purchase of a smart watch - here are five reasons wearables are here to stay. My real first experience with wearable technology was about six months ago when I embarked on a quick family ...



LG G Watch: The upcoming Android Wear water-resistant smartwatch
IBNLive
... Wear water-resistant smartwatch. Apr 22, 2014 14:27pm. LG G Watch: The upcoming Android Wear water-resistant smartwatch. LG has revealed more details about its upcoming Android Wear (Google's new OS for wearables) smartwatch - G Watch.



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 ...



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 ...
Samsung Gear Fit Review: Terrible Fitness Tracker and Smartwatch, Cool DisplayDroid Life
Samsung Gear 2 reviewPC Advisor
Samsung Smartwatch Rumored to Join Moto 360 With Android WearGotta Be Mobile
CIO -Reuters
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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 ...

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CNN

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 ...
Report: Nike Is Killing the FuelBandGizmodo

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Sony SmartWatch 2 Update Introduces New Wallpapers, Customizable Watch ...
Droid Life
While some companies are putting the kibosh on wearable development, others have shown a strong commitment to their products. Take Sony, for instance, which today announced new features coming in a software update for the SmartWatch 2.



Latin Post

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
Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 Price & Review: Smartwatch Incompatible With iPhone ...Latin Post
This is how Samsung thinks normal people use smartwatchesEngadget
Computerworld -InformationWeek -Know Your Mobile
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Sony SmartWatch 2 Update Enables Customisable Watch Faces And Widgets
Geeky gadgets
Sony has this week announced a new update for their Sony SmartWatch 2 wrist worn device, that brings with it a number of new features for users to enjoy, including the ability to now customise the watch face to suit your personal preferences. Sony has ...



Sony Updates Software for SmartWatch 2 and Adds Brazil Edition
MobileTechReview.com
Sony today rolled out a software update for the SmartWatch 2 that both fixes bugs and introduces a range of new features. Sony SmartWatch now has 400 dedicated apps and this week, Sony launched a few new editions in different styles including a ...



Exetech Turns to Indie GoGo to Help With new Smartwatch, the XS-4
Android Headlines - Android News
As the smartwatch market is still relatively new, it's not surprising that we've been seeing some newcomers and startups rise up and start creating their own watches to take on the big boys. One out of many of those was Italian firm, Exetech, who has ...



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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Trade In Your Smartwatch Or Music Player At GameStop?
PSX Extreme
As the industry continues to push forward into the digital world, retailer GameStop may have to find new ways of generating income. One of those ways may include various tech products like smartwatches and music players. They'd take them in trade and ...

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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 ...
Samsung Gear Fit Review: The Smartwatch Gets in ShapeWall Street Journal
'Gear Solo' is Samsung's standalone smartwatch, report saysCNET
Watch out Will.i.am ? Samsung has a smartwatch that makes calls tooStuff.tv
Patently Apple -Tom's Hardware Guide
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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 ...



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.



Minuum Strikes Partnership to Put Its Unique Keyboard on Omate Smartwatches
Techvibes (blog)
"We are very excited to partner with the Omate smartwatch," says Will Walmsley, founder of Minuum, "Omate is a leader in the field of standalone wearable technology, and Minuum will allow its users to take full advantage of features like messaging, ...

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Sony Smartwatch 2 customization and functionality update
Product Reviews
Most of the reviews are positive, with some owners saying the Smartwatch 2 has now become much smarter, and while it is great to see the device get improved customization, it is clear that some owners still feel as though a few minor tweaks are needed.



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 ...
The Rufus Cuff's Size And Features Lord Over Puny SmartwatchesTechCrunch
Fully Charged: Another (massive) smartwatch emerges, and new Call of Duty ...Stuff.tv

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Smartwatch Fans

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
Pebble's Latest iOS App Update Breaks The Smart WatchAppAdvice
Pebbles no longer turning into bricks as smartwatch fix rolls outTechRadar UK
CNET -Fast Company -iClarified
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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 ...



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 ...



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 ...