Samsung Gear 360 (2017) now just $150

If you want a 360-degree camera that you can pull footage for your VR headset from, there's an indefinite, but narrow window you're lucky to hit on. The post Samsung Gear 360 (2017) now just $150 appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear Oreo Update Is Headed to These Smartwatches

Some of the watches that will soon get the Oreo update include the Diesel Full Guard, Emporio Armani Connected, Huawei Watch 2, and Misfit Vapor, among a total of 25 models in the list. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Exclusive Offer: Get 15 Percent Off Pad & Quill Accessories for iPhone, iPad, MacBook, and Apple Watch

With holiday shopping in full swing, MacRumors has begun another exclusive partnership, this time with Pad & Quill and focusing on the accessory company's iPhone, iPad, MacBook, and Apple Watch product categories. If you're interested, browse from Pad & Quill's accessories in any of these areas, add items to your cart, and then enter the promo code MR15 during checkout to get 15 percent off your order. The code expires on Thursday, December 21 at midnight. If multiple items are in your cart, [Read Entire Story]

watchOS 4.1 GymKit Feature Rolls Out to First U.S. Gym

GymKit, the watchOS 4.1 feature that allows the Apple Watch to interface with gym equipment like treadmills, has started rolling out in the United States in a very limited capacity. According to CNET, GymKit is available at the Life Time Athletic location at Sky in New York City. This is the sole location where GymKit is available, but it is coming to Equinox locations and additional Life Time Athletic locations in 2018. GymKit is also available at select locations in the United Kingdom [Read Entire Story]

Apple’s GymKit for syncing your Watch to your fitness machines is now live

Back in June, Apple talked up GymKit for Apple Watch, a feature that would let you sync performance data from exercise machines with your wearable. With the release of watchOS 4.1 today, it’s now available for users to play with. With the latest version of the software platform, your Apple Watch will use NFC to connect to supported fitness machines and beam data between the two – allowing you to not only grab stats like the number of stairs you’ve climbed from a machine, but also display [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch GymKit syncing arrives in exactly one US gym

GymKit syncing on the Apple Watch technically arrived with watchOS 4.1, but there's been one main obstacle to using it: actually finding a gym that supports it. Only one fitness center each in Australia and the UK have enabled it so far, while Ameri... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Fossil Green Monday Sale 25% off sitewide, including clearance w/ deals from $47

Today only, Fossil’s Green Monday Sale is taking 25% off sitewide with promo code HOLIYAY at checkout. In addition, orders of $125 or more can enjoy free delivery. Our top pick for men is the Hybrid Smartwatch Q in Commuter Leather. This watch tracks your everyday accomplishments including steps, distance and calories burned. For women, the Ava Crossbody is chic and elegant. It’s the perfect bag to stay hands-free and fits all of your essentials.  more… . SOURCE: 9to5Toys - [Read Entire Story]

Android Oreo on Android Wear 2.0: the device list

A few of the big Android 8.0 features are coming to the smartwatch platform on just about a few dozen devices. Some devices have already received it. The post Android Oreo on Android Wear 2.0: the device list appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Google Lists Android Wear Devices That Will Get Oreo Update

According to a recent report, it has been suggested that these days, consumers appear to prefer keeping their smartphones updated to the latest OS versus buying a brand new device. This makes sense when you consider that some smartphones are starting to see a rather huge hike in price.So the question is, does this apply to smartwatches too? While we’re not sure on the smartwatch front, we do know that updates are welcome especially if they bring about new functionality, and for Android Wear [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear Oreo: which smartwatches are getting it and when

There might be hope for Android Wear smartwatches yet. It hasn’t been a year since Android Wear 2.0, based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat, came out (which should have actually rolled out late last year) and now a new major update is coming to Google’s smartwatch family. Well, semi-major. It’s no Android Wear 3.0 but the update does bring the Android … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Elf Smart Plug makes your home intelligent for cheap

Looking to turn your living space into a smart home? We know it can be a huge pain trying to figure out how to do it. Do you get smart bulbs? Which platform do you go for? Phillips or LIFX? Wemo? Then you look at some of those prices and realize maybe you are just fine getting out of bed to flip that switch! Other featured projects: PLY is a motorcycle smart helmet that won’t break the bank NOCABLE battery pack charges your smartphone wirelessly LunaR is a solar-powered smartwatch with plenty [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear Oreo update: Google reveals which watches will receive it

Google announced the rollout of Android Oreo for Android Wear towards the end of last week. While not as significant an update as Android Wear 2.0 was, the new Oreo software will nonetheless bring some useful tweaks, including a Touch Lock — supposed to help in wet conditions — notification channels, battery improvements, and adjustable vibration strength (you can read about what else is included in the update here). Over the weekend, Google revealed the list of Android Wear devices set to [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear 2.0 Oreo update ready for more smartwatch models

Android Wear finally received some Oreo features and enhancements earlier this month. Some of the changes include notification vibration strength setting, new touch lock option for wet conditions, battery saving background limits, and notification channels. New languages and countries are also now supported: there’s Dutch (Belgium), Czech (the Czech Republic, Spanish (El Salvador, Honduras, and […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Google reveals all the Android Wear watches getting Oreo

Google left us in the dark for a bit as to which Android Wear smartwatches are getting Oreo. Thankfully, just a few days after its official arrival, we're getting the lowdown on device upgrades. Aside from the LG Watch Sport, which was spotted with O... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Today only, Best Buy has the Samsung Gear True Wireless Earbuds for $140 (Reg. $180+)

Today only, as part of its Doorbuster Deals, Best Buy is offering the Samsung Gear IconX 2018 True Wireless Earbud Headphones for $139.99 shipped. That’s $60 off the original listing, $10 less than Amazon and the lowest we can find for them. Rated 4.6/5 stars by Best Buy shoppers.  more… . SOURCE: 9to5Toys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

T-Mobile is knocking $50 off the Apple Watch Series 3

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. T-Mobile is offering $50 off the Apple Watch Series 3 starting Dec. 8 and running for an unspecified amount of time. (We inquired with a press rep about that end date but all they said was that it would be for a "limited time.") If you're in need of a last minute stocking stuffer, Secret Santa gift, or have been on the fence about snagging the new Apple Watch for yourself, here's your answer [Read Entire Story]

Wear a camera on your wrist with the help of this Kickstarter project

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Thanks to Fitbit and Apple Watch, wrist wearables have become almost as ubiquitous as smartphones. Sporting the latest wearable on your wrist signals to the world that you're an early adopter who is on the cutting edge of tech. SEE ALSO: Learn how to create Arduino wearables with this e-book collection A Kickstarter campaign is hoping you'll ditch your fitness trackers and smartwatches to wear [Read Entire Story]

GymKit launch continues with Virgin Active gym in London now supporting Apple Watch syncing

Last month we saw the first fitness club to deploy Apple’s GymKit technology pop up around the globe in Australia, and this week the Apple Watch workout syncing feature has gone live in the UK. Metro reports that the Mansion House Virgin Active gym in London now offers exercise machines that work with Apple’s GymKit feature which lets you sync workout data between the machine and Apple Watch. In the piece, Apple’s fitness chief Jay Blahnik suggests we may see even more [Read Entire Story]

Apple expands iPhone, iPad, & Apple Watch accessories w/ Pink Fuchsia cases, new Hermès band, more

Following the release of new Apple Watch bands and iPhone X cases earlier this week, Apple has added even more new accessories to its online store in time for holiday shopping. For iPad Pro users, there’s a new Leather Sleeve color choice and Apple Pencil Case color choice, while the Apple Watch adds a new Hermès band… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Huawei Band 2 Pro review: A fitness band worth keeping track of

Getting (and staying) fit is serious business, and while Android Wear smartwatches can function as fitness trackers, sometimes you want to dig a little deeper into your exercise routine. This is where dedicated fitness bands such as the Polar M600 come into their own, with Huawei’s Band 2 Pro being one of the latest and […] Come comment on this article: Huawei Band 2 Pro review: A fitness band worth keeping track of Visit TalkAndroid SOURCE: TalkAndroid - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

T-Mobile offers small but significant $50 Apple Watch Series 3 discount

The entire Apple Watch Series 3 family is marked down at T-Mobile by $50 for a limited time, as long as you don't mind installment plans and bill credits. The post T-Mobile offers small but significant $50 Apple Watch Series 3 discount appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]