Smartwatches can now track your finger in mid-air using sonar

As mobile and wearable devices such as smartwatches grow smaller, it gets tougher for people to interact with screens the size of a matchbook. SOURCE: smartwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

A Smart Watch That Isn't the Smartest, but Fits Small Wrists

The Pebble Time Round isn't the most powerful smart watch out there, but it's light, slim, and easy to use. SOURCE: smartwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

LG Plans To Launch A New Smartwatch Powered By Snapdragon …

LG announced it is likely to introduce its new smartwatch powered by Qualcomm's new Snapdragon Wear 2100 at any time this year. The smartwatch is believed to rock a thinner design and an improved battery life. SOURCE: smartwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Pebble Smartwatch Available September 27 | AT&T

The Pebble smartwatch will be available at select AT&T stores starting September 27. Learn more about the Pebble smartwatch?s features. SOURCE: pebble smartwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Is Samsung's Galaxy Gear the First Truly Smart Watch?

Along with the watch, called the Galaxy Gear, Samsung executives announced an oversized 5.5-inch smartphone (or “phablet”)—the Galaxy Note 3—and a tablet called the Galaxy Note 10.1. All three devices will be available ... SOURCE: galaxy gear - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Talk to the Hand: An Apple Watch? – MIT Technology Review

Or rather, the wrist. Is Apple looking into an “iWatch”? SOURCE: iwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Smart Watches – MIT Technology Review

The designers of the Pebble watch realized that a mobile phone is more useful if you don't have to take it out of your pocket. SOURCE: smartwatches - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Casio Outdoor Smartwatch | Uncrate

To this point, smartwatches have been relatively delicate affairs, good for wearing around town or to the gym, but less than likely to survive a trip into the wilderness. The Casio Outdoor Smartwatch was built with the latter in mind. Powered by ... SOURCE: smartwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

50% of consumers in mature markets to use phones, smartwatches …

50% of consumers in mature markets to use phones, smartwatches for mobile payments by 2018. A new study from Gartner forecasts that, within three years, half of consumers in mature markets will be using wearables or ... SOURCE: smartwatches - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

PVD+ Awakens The Force To Fly Drones Using Apple's iWatch …

According to Reuters, a team of Taiwanese researchers has managed to turn an Apple iWatch into a remote control that can be used to fly UAVs. Like a Jedi that uses the force, a programming algorithm dubbed as the 'Dong' ... SOURCE: iwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Smartwatches in fashion as Samsung launches two new versions …

Samsung has widened its smartwatch collection with two new premium versions of the Gear S2, one in 18-carat rose gold, the other in platinum. SOURCE: smartwatches - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch to be iOS compatible later this year

Samsung during a CES keynote on Tuesday announced plans to make its Gear S2 smartwatch compatible with Apple devices running iOS, a surprising feature addition considering the two companies are fierce competitors in ... SOURCE: smartwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Everyone Would Wear Smartwatches If They Had These Features

Wrist-based computing used to be a sci-fi fantasy, but today, there are more than a dozen major smartwatches, and scores of off-brand models, on the market. There are four major watch operating systems with tens of ... SOURCE: smartwatches - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Smart Watches and Computers On Your Face – Marco.org

But why do we need “smart” watches or face-mounted computers like Google Glass? They have radically different hardware and software needs than smartphones, yet they don't offer much more utility. They're also always ... SOURCE: smartwatches - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Review: Is Microsoft Band 2 a smartwatch or fitness band? – Phys.org

Lately I've been wearing an Apple Watch, but more for the smartwatch features (email, texts, calendars) than for fitness. For the last week I've been wearing the Microsoft Band 2 ($249.99, microsoft.com), which, as the name ... SOURCE: smartwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

MicroMint Concept App Shows Account Balances on WIMM One …

You may have caught wind of the fact that we're big fans of the WIMM One, so we were excited to see some developments emerge on the smartwatch's apps front at the Intuit Innovation Gallery Walk in New York City. Here, the ... SOURCE: wimm one - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Galaxy Gear – Android Smart Watches – ShopAndroid

The Android phone Galaxy Gear is more than just a watch. It's your new advanced mobile assistant that enables you to manage your calls, texts, events and more, all without even pulling your phone out of your pocket. SOURCE: galaxy gear - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Lawsuit targets Apple for directing 'iWatch' Google searches to …

A new lawsuit accuses Apple of improperly using Google ads to guide "iWatch" searches to its page for the Apple Watch, abusing a trademark it doesn't own, a report said on Tuesday. SOURCE: iwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

WIMM One Watch App Store Hands-On: Install Software On Your Wrist

We've been using the WIMM One Android watch as an everyday time piece for several months now, but this week, with the company's OTA update to firmware version 1.03, the device finally has its own app store. Our watch ... SOURCE: wimm one - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

WIMM One Android Watch Tested: Groundbreaking Wrist Computer …

The world has been waiting for a Dick Tracy-like computer watch for decades, but up until now, nothing has even come close to providing a full-fledged computing experience in a wrist-friendly design. Enter the WIMM One, the ... SOURCE: wimm one - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Galaxy Gear S2 Review Roundup: Here's What Critics …

The Samsung Galaxy Gear S2 has been out for more than two months now and reviewers have had ample time to assess the wearable. Tech Times has compiled reviews from all over the Internet to help consumers make up ... SOURCE: galaxy gear - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Win one of five Pebble smartwatches – Gadgets – Feature – HEXUS.net

Pebble is the first watch built for the 21st century, and we've got five to give away! SOURCE: pebble smartwatch - Google Blog Search - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]