Samsung Galaxy Watch Set for IFA Unveiling

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It looks like Samsung may be set to unveil its much rumored Galaxy Watch at the IFA show in Germany in September. The watch, which now has the model number of SM-V700, is described as a watch and an accessory made by Samsung Mobile, has shown up in a Zaumba database according to Sam Mobile.  At […]

Samsung Latest to File for Trademark for GEAR Smartwatch

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This week, we’ve seen patent applications being filed for various smartwatch accessories–Apple had filed for the iWatch brand in a number of countries and Qualcomm was revealed to apply for the TOQ trademark–and the latest to join the wearable computing market is Samsung with its application to trademark for the GEAR brand. At a cursory […]

A Nexus Smart Watch Could Help Google Challenge Apple, Samsung

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A new report says that Google is watching on its own version of a smart watch, a form factor that’s picking up momentum with rumors of Apple and Samsung developing their own wrist companion to the popular smartphone market. A Google-branded Nexus watch comes as Google is already venturing out in bold new wearable computing […]

Can a Samsung Galaxy Watch Beat the iWatch?

Possible look for a Samsung Galaxy Watch. Image Credit Johan Loekito.

Samsung is making a smart watch that the company hopes will deliver more than a gimmicky Dick Tracy-like user experience and allow the company to leapfrog Apple’s rumored iWatch. “We are working very hard to get ready for it. We are preparing products for the future, and the watch is definitely one of them,” Samsung […]

Will These Bendable, Stretchable Batteries Make It to to iWatch, Galaxy Watch?

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With technologies maturing behind flexible OLED displays, bendable glass, and foldable batteries, it looks like the time is ripe for wearable computing form factors such as the much rumored Apple iWatch or the Samsung Altius Galaxy Watch. The latest battery innovation is for a new Lithium ion battery that not only can fold upon itself–which […]