iWatch Release May Not Arrive Until 2015

iWatch

While it’s been expected for the iWatch to arrive at some point in the fall during Apple’s annual iPhone and iPad events, several reports say otherwise. According to both KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo and Taiwan’s Economic Daily News, the iWatch won’t be released to the public until early next year. Anonymous supply chain sources say that […]

iWatch Production Most Likely Not Starting Until November

iWatchAd-575x323

While the iWatch is expected to be unveiled in October, it may actually not launch until well after that time frame, as production is now said to start in November because of manufacturing difficulties. This essentially means that Apple’s smartwatch is getting delayed by a few months. Originally, it was said that the wearable would […]

iWatch Details Emerge in Flurry of Leaks

iWatch

iWatch rumors keep heating up, and we’ve been hearing about all sorts of alleged features coming to the new smartwatch, but a couple of new reports could give us the cherry on top as far as when and what we can expect from the iWatch. The iWatch is rumored to arrive at some point this […]

iWatch Leaks as Apple Employees talk about Tim Cook

iWatch

The iWatch is one of the most-rumored Apple devices for this year, right alongside the iPhone 6 and new iPads that we will also most likely see pop up in the fall. Apple has been very quiet about its upcoming product line, but a few hints about the iWatch from Apple employees suggest that the […]

iWatch Release Rumored for October with Curved OLED Display

iWatch

Apple’s heavily-rumored iWatch was nowhere to be seen at WWDC earlier this week, but new speculation points to a release window in October, close to when we’ll probably see new iPads as well. According to Nikkei, anonymous “industry sources” say that the iWatch will launch in October and will sport a curved OLED touchscreen display. […]

iWatch May Come with Rounded Design, Similar to Moto 360

smartwatch-concept

Smartwatches that are out on the market now come with a squared-off design to fit in the traditional rectangular display. However, Apple might be taking a different approach with its alleged iWatch. It’s said that the iWatch will come with a rounded case, similar to that of the Moto 360, which we’ve already seen teased […]

iWatch Rumors Heat Up as Apple Patents Fitness Wearable Tech

iWatch

iWatch rumors simply won’t die, but maybe there’s a reason for that? Apple is expected to be launching a smartwatch at some point in the future, but we have little info from Apple as to when that could happen. However, the company recently patented a fitness wristband feature that could most likely be included in […]

Smartwatch Concept Marries Traditional Looks with Smart Tech

Smartwatch concept

Many of the smartwatch and iWatch concepts that we’ve seen over the last few months have been rather futuristic-looking and somewhat over-the-top. However, this newest creation that we stumbled across takes a more mellow approach, using the traditional look and feel of a luxury timepiece, but trading in the conventional parts for a touchscreen. The […]

How to Fix Pebble Smartwatch Problems with Custom Firmware

pebble-custom-firmware

The Pebble smartwatch has been available to the public for about a year now, and it has received mixed reception thus far. It’s certainly an innovative product, but the execution leaves something to be desired for a lot of users. The Pebble simply just has a few quirks that don’t make sense at all, including […]

Samsung Intros Gear Fit: Fitness Tracker Meets Smartwatch

04 Gear_Fit_Group-2

Samsung introduced the Gear Fit today at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Gear Fit is one of three smartwatches introduced at the conference, joining the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo.Samsung promises that the Gear Fit is more than just a fitness band since it’s able to control basic notification, phone and messaging functions. […]

5 iWatch Features We Want to See

iWatch

The iWatch has been talked about for well over a couple years now, and there’s no stopping the rumor mill at this point. Sources say we’ll see Apple’s mysterious iWatch smartwatch appear at some point later this year. While we’re not really sure when we’ll see it launch, there’s one thing that we are sure […]

Epson Enters Wristband Market with Pulsense Fitness Lineup

2014-01-07 19.19.43

More and more companies are getting in on the fitness wristband fad, including printer manufacturer Epson, which has announced the Pulsense fitness wristband lineup, which includes two models: one with a small display and one without. The wristbands use Epson’s patented Bio sensing technology that detects continuous heart rate directly from the wrist, using a sensor on […]

Nokia Patents Smartwatch with Multiple Displays

Nokia-Lumia-920-hero

The Samsung Galaxy Gear’s hardware specifications might have seemed ambitious at the time of its début, but new patent applications filed by Nokia indicate that the company is considering smartwatch designs that are even more ambitious than Samsung’s. The patent application, which was filed with the United States Patent and Trade Office on August 2013, […]

Fitbit Force Official: Up Your Fitness Game for $130

fitbit-force

The Fitbit Force has been officially announced, and it’s the next latest fitness product from Fitbit, which combines a few smartwatch features with the ability to track fitness and exercise. The fitness wristband was leaked last week, giving us an all-but-confirmed look at the device. The biggest change from the Fitbit Flex is the new […]

Samsung Galaxy Gear Ads Prove That Fantasy Is Now Reality

Screenshot 2013-10-07 12.21.33

Over the weekend, Samsung launched a new ad campaign to show off its new Galaxy Gear smartwatch. The ads show off many instances in TV shows and movies where “smartwatches” were used, such as in Star Trek, The Jetsons and Knight Rider. Of course, these were all fictional worlds, but Samsung is touting that its […]

Nissan Unveils Nismo Smartwatch as a Driving Companion Device

Nissan-Nismo-Watch

Nissan has just announced their own smartwatch, and it’s called the Nismo (the name of Nissan’s performance division). The company says that the Nismo smartwatch is still in its conceptual stages, but it’ll be talking more about it throughout the week during the Frankfurt Auto Show in Germany. The watch will monitor the efficiency of a […]

Most Users Won’t Care About the Samsung Galaxy Gear

Image via Yahoo

Until Samsung announced the Galaxy Gear this week, smartwatches weren’t even on my radar. Being a Windows Phone user means you’re left out of the loop on a lot of things. Chief among those are accessories. There simply aren’t that many of them to choose from, and the ones that do exist don’t offer anything near the level […]

As Galaxy Gear Debuts, Microsoft Once Again Finds Itself Shut Out

Microsoft's Bill Gates shows off it's SPOT Watches along with actress Micsha Barton.

Now that Samsung’s officially debuted its Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch, there’s no denying that the wearables – that is small computing devices that stay out-of-the-way and are naturally accessible — are due for an explosion. Unfortunately Microsoft is on the wrong end of the flames. It wasn’t all that long ago that Microsoft found itself shut out […]

Sony Introduces SmartWatch2 for Use with Android Smartphones

Sony's SmartWatch2 is already available to users.

Sony has officially unveiled the Sony SmartWatch2, its next generation attempt at gaining traction in the wearable computing space. Based on the details made public about the SmartWatch2 by Sony, which is scheduled to ship this September, the device seems to be an evolutionary update to the SmartWatch device that the company shipped last January. […]