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Mashable

Samsung latest Gear smartwatch is like a smartphone on your wrist
Mashable
The Samsung Gear S3 is an excellent smartwatch just a few ticks short of perfection. With built-in LTE and GPS it's more connected than rivals, but noticeably thicker as well. The device gets off on the right foot by looking and feeling like a watch ...
Samsung's new Gear S3 bands class up the smartwatchThe Verge
Samsung makes its Gear smartwatches more attractive with new bands,...PCWorld
Samsung Seeds Gear S3 Features To Gear S2 Smartwatch Via Value Pack UpdateInternational Business Times
Deccan Chronicle -Wired.co.uk -EOTO Tech (blog) -Samsung
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Digital Trends

Thanks to Alexa, you can control your home by talking to your smartwatch
Digital Trends
To allow you to talk to your wrist and cause the lights to dim, Martian Watches has just added Alexa voice control to its mVoice line of smart watches. With an mVoice smartwatch, rather than move to another room to interact with Alexa on an Amazon Echo ...
Martian adds Alexa to its hybrid smartwatch | TechCrunchTechCrunch
Fitness trackers top smartwatches in latest wearable salesWareable
Martian adds Alexa Voice Control support to its mVoice SmartwatchPhoneRadar

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Computerworld

Why I stopped wearing a smartwatch | Computerworld
Computerworld
I used to wear a smartwatch every day. Now, I can't even remember the last time I put one on.
Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Best Android Wear smartwatches |TalkAndroid (blog)

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Engadget

Demand for wearable tech is growing (but not for smartwatches)
Engadget
If you were hoping the smartwatch market would bounce back from its recent slump when a slew of new models hit the market, you're about to be disappointed. IDC estimates that wearable device shipments grew ever so slightly (3.1 percent) in the third ...
Let's Face It: Smartwatches Are DeadVariety
Apple Inc. (AAPL): Is Apple Watch Circling the Smartwatch Drain?Investorplace.com
Despite Smartwatch Plunge, Wearables Squeeze Out a GainMotley Fool
Fortune -MarketWatch -NDTV -IDC
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Digital Trends

Grayton Creates the Most Elegant Smartwatch Yet | Digital Trends
Digital Trends
Smartwatches have a hard time competing with the classic style of an analog watch. Grayton has come up with a solution by embedding the tech into the strap.

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PCMag Middle East (press release) (registration) (blog)

Don't expect a new Moto 360 smartwatch until at least spring 2017
TechRadar
Motorola won't announce a new Moto 360 smartwatch until at least the spring, TechRadar has learned. After it became known last week Moto would skip out on launching a new smartwatch synced with the release of Android Wear 2.0 early next year, we ...
Moto 360 Smartwatch Latest News & Update: Owner of Motorola Has Given Up The Wearable Device!Gamenguide
Motorola: No Plans for New SmartwatchPCMag Middle East (press release) (registration) (blog)
Motorola Won't Be Releasing a New Smartwatch SoonGazette Review
MensXP.com -AmazinessNet (blog) -Austrian Tribune -CNET
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Phone Arena

Jolla shows off their vision for Sailfish OS on a smartwatch
Phone Arena
In a world where Android Wear and watchOS dominate the market, it can be easy to get a bit tired of the main options currently available in the world of smartwatches. Samsung's Tizen OS does power the Gear S2 and recently released Gear S3, so if you've ...



Digital Trends

Cronovo Smartwatch Promises Accurate Heart Rate Tracking ...
Digital Trends
Your heart might just skip a beat when you see the newest smartwatch to hit the market, but that's okay, seeing as this particular wearable also claims to be the ...

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Stark Insider

Is the Pebble smartwatch a goner? All eyes on Fitbit... (Update: Yes, it's over)
Stark Insider
Update 12.6.2016 8:47 PT: Questions answered. According to Bloomberg, the Pebble Time 2 and Core are dead. Refunds will be issued to Kickstarter backers (we'll see). Fitbit has extended job offers to about 40% of Pebble's staff, most of them engineers.
Gift This, Not That: Apple Watch Series 2 Vs. Pebble 2 Or Pebble ...Forbes
Pebble 2: Now Is The Time To Buy, As The Smartwatch May Not Be ...Auto World News
Why the Fitbit-Pebble Acquisition Could be the Best Thing to Happen for the Smartwatch MarketTechnology Personalized
Bloomberg
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The Verge

Moto pushes off smartwatches indefinitely
The Verge
Lenovo Moto today confirmed that it will not be releasing a new smartwatch for the launch of Android Wear 2.0, due early next year. The company had earlier said it would not be releasing a new smartwatch in 2016, but it is now saying that it doesn't ...
Wearables Are In Trouble As Motorola Abandons Google's Smartwatch PlatformForbes
Motorola isn't making a new smartwatch anytime soonEngadget
We won't see a new Moto 360 smartwatch anytime soonCNET
TechCrunch -Digital Trends -Mashable -PC Magazine
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Business Insider

Google's ambitious smartwatch vision is failing to materialise
Business Insider
The wrist is, David Singleton said, "the ideal place for the power of Google to help people with their lives." He envisioned a future in which ubiquitous smartwatches would monitor your health, control your world, help you communicate with friends ...
Here are the three things Android Wear needs to succeedAndroid Authority (blog)
A sweet update to Nougat: Android 7.1.1 - GoogleGoogle
Factory Images for Nexus and Pixel Devices | Google APIs for Android | Google DevelopersGoogle Developers
Google Developers
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Android Headlines

Grayton Origin Smartwatch Puts Smart Features In The Band ...
Android Headlines
While smartwatches have been steadily improving over the years, most of them are still rather bulky in comparison to regular watches. Because of that, a st.
Origin By Grayton Features, Price, Latest News & Update: Most ...Gamenguide

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Wall Street Journal

Fitbit Set to Acquire Smartwatch Maker Pebble
Wall Street Journal
Fitbit Inc. is close to acquiring smartwatch maker Pebble, according to a person familiar with the matter, the latest sign of consolidation in the weakening wearables market. The two sides are in advanced negotiations, the person said. If the deal goes ...
Fitbit said to be buying smartwatch maker PebbleCNET
Fitbit is buying troubled smartwatch maker Pebble for around $40 millionTechCrunch
Pebble smartwatch users fear 'Fitbit takeover'BBC News
Financial Times -New York Post -PCWorld -The Information
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TechnoBuffalo

Ticwatch 2 Review: This unknown smartwatch is a revelation
TechnoBuffalo
I was really excited when the first modern-era smartwatches were announced a few years ago. Google had just introduced Android Wear and there was non-stop buzz surrounding Apple's smartwatch. This was supposed to be the next big thing, but it turned ...



CBS News

Smartwatch or fitness tracker -- which one to give?
CBS News
You want to give that special person in your life either a smartwatch or fitness tracker as a present for the holidays. The problem is you're not sure which type of device to get. Your decision should be based to a large degree on the needs and ...



Smartwatch sales struggle
The Straits Times
"The smartwatch is just too complicated for most users and just doesn't yet integrate with our lives as well as the exercise and fitness tracker does. Over time I'm sure Silicon Valley will solve that problem but for right now the low end is where it's ...

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Boing Boing

The Striiv Touch smartwatch is the perfect gift for virtually anyone?70% off
Boing Boing
Unlike traditional fitness trackers, the Striiv Touch also acts as a smartwatch. It will receive alerts for incoming calls, texts, calendar reminders, and emails. For the friend or family member that does love working out, it also tracks a variety of ...

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Patch is another crowdfunded campaign to replace your smartwatch with a connected watch band
The Verge
While smartwatches tend to have to be charged on an almost daily basis, the Patch eschews a recharged battery for a coin cell, tucked away in the band, which the company claims offers about three months of battery life before needing to be replaced.



SlashGear

Jolla Sailfish OS might be coming to a smartwatch near you
SlashGear
Smartwatches might no longer be the hot items they once were, if they truly were, but some seem to be unwilling to call it quits on the market. In fact, some are still just catching up to smartwatches. Whether it is Fitbit's rumored plans to buy Pebble ...
Jolla Ports Sailfish OS to Smartwatch HardwareAndroid Headlines
Jolla wants to show Apple and the rest how to make a smartwatch OSWareable
Jolla Could Bring Sailfish OS to SmartwatchesSoftpedia News

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Forbes

New LG Smartwatches Set For 2017 Launch
Forbes
The multi-design launch has been an ever-growing theme on the smartwatch scene. Michael Kors recently uncovered a duo of Access Android Wear devices ? the Bradshaw and the Dylan; Samsung's latest smartwatch ? the Gear S3 ? comes in two flavours: ...
LG to launch four new smartwatches and smartwatch payments system?Android Authority (blog)
LG may be developing four new smartwatches for 2017TechRadar
LG Working On 4 New Smartwatches To Rival Apple's Apple Watch Series, Samsung's Gear S3 Frontier And ClassicInternational Business Times
India Today -Phone Arena
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Paste Magazine

5 Signs That Smartwatches Are Nearly a Dead Product
Paste Magazine
It was only a couple of years ago that expectations for smartwatches were off the charts. All the signs pointed to an exciting new form factor for smart technology that would change the world once again. Two years later, that narrative is all but dead ...
Fitbit eyeing smartwatch pioneer Pebble for buyoutCTV News
The Pebble Crumbles: Are Smartwatches Just a Fad?Zacks.com
Fitbit May Buy Pebble as Smartwatch Maker StrugglesNewsmax
Parent Herald -India.com
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Forbes

The Hottest Cyber Monday Smartwatch Deals
Forbes
Cyber Monday is here and, as we're approaching the Holiday Season, there are plenty of wearable tech Christmas bargains to be had. Here are 5 of the top smartwatch deals we've found and, don't worry, we've made sure these are genuine bargains and not ...



Deccan Chronicle

Jolla Demos the Sailfish Watch OS by Porting onto a Android Smartwatch
PhoneRadar
While the Sailfish OS runs on smartphones and tablets, now the company demoed their OS on a smartwatch. The company also clarified that they had no intentions to launch Jolla smartwatch and OS running on the smartwatch is said to be a case study.
Google could launch Sailfish OS on smartwatchesDeccan Chronicle

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GQ.com

Michael Kors Access Bradshaw review: Behind a first-class watch hides a second-class smartwatch
Firstpost
It's official: Smartwatches have moved into the realm of designer accessories. This has been on the cards for a while now, with conventional watch manufacturers (ie the TAG Heuers, Tissots and the strongly-rumoured Hublot) now getting in on the ...
Time stands still for nobodyGQ.com

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Pocket-lint.com

Samsung will likely unveil its Gear S3 smartwatch in September
Pocket-lint.com
Samsung has been in the wearable game longer most other tech companies. From its original Galaxy Gear through to now with its latest Gear S3 - available in Classic and Frontier models - the progression shows the company's refined focus on its ...
Samsung Gear S3 reviewDigital Trends
Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch launching in India in Jan 2017: ReportThe Indian Express
Samsung Gear S3 Smartwatch India Launch Set for January: ReportNDTV
Mirror.co.uk -Gamenguide -Digit
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New Atlas

"World's smallest EKG" makes for a healthier smartwatch - Gizmag
New Atlas
Although some smartwatches claim to be health-focused, a team based in the United Kingdom has set out to one-up them with the Cronovo?. Capable of ...

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SlashGear

Overclocked smartwatch sensor uses vibrations to sense gestures, objects and locations
TechCrunch
Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University created a system called ViBand that supercharges an ordinary smartwatch's accelerometer, allowing it to sense incredibly tiny variations in vibration frequency. That could be the thrum of an engine, the note ...
Smartwatch mod uses accelerometer to ?see? objects, gesturesSlashGear
A new method of gesture tracking relies on a smartwatch's accelerometerDigital Trends
Amazing smartwatch mod could hold key to user interfaces of the futurePhone Arena

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Macworld

Frederique Constant smartwatch review: Good looks but no brains
Macworld
At $1,095, it's definitely pricier than any smartwatch, activity tracker, or combination thereof. Frederique Constant makes slightly less expensive smartwatches?their newest women's collection ranges from $750 to $1,295, and the men's options are ...

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Droid Life (press release) (blog)

DEALS: Refurbished Gear S2 Smartwatch for $109, LG 360 CAM for $99
Droid Life (press release) (blog)
The latest deal we've spotted is on the CAM 360 from LG for just $99 (down from $199 list price), and a refurbished Gear S2 smartwatch from Samsung for just $109. The CAM 360 is much like Samsung's Gear 360, being that it's a camera capable of shooting ...

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Phone Arena

Samsung Gear S3 frontier smartwatch review
Phone Arena
But when I reviewed the Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch last year, I actually enjoyed it. The wearable looked good and felt okay on my wrist, but above all, it could do much more than to tell me that I was late for my weekly editorial meeting. That's why I ...

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