Gear Sport, Gear IconX 2018 can now be pre-ordered through Samsung site

If you’ve been wondering when you can start getting your hands, or rather wrists and ears, on the new Samsung Gear Sport smartwatch and the cord-free Gear IconX 2018 earbuds, then wonder no more. The official announcement has stated that they are now accepting pre-orders at online stores and starting October 27, it will be […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

New Apple patent could adjust the fit of your smartwatch automatically

The Apple Watch already has a pretty big edge against other smartwatches in the space, and this year we saw Apple pack even more into the tiny device. New improvements include building a an LTE antenna into the display of the device, but what happens when you run out of space to add or improve hardware? You shift your attention … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Nixon’s Mission smartwatch now with stainless steel model

If you were impressed with the look and specs of the Nixon Mission smartwatch but felt that something was a bit off, you probably were not alone. While the silicone band that came with it didn’t look that bad, it did look a little “dainty” and you were probably looking for a more rugged band […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear products no longer available on Google Store

We have no idea what happened here but there are no more smartwatches available on the Google Store. Upon checking the Android Wear page, you will only see the LG Watch Style and the LG Watch Sport listed but when you click on the ‘SHOP NOW’ button, you will see that both models are ‘No […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Celebrate the new Google gadgets with these accessories [DEALS]

Are you a tech aficionado? Then Android Community Deals has you covered. We offer huge discounts on hot products and services like smartwatches, subscriptions to virtual private networks, and e-training bundles. Whatever you crave, we have exactly what you are looking for at a price that’s hard to beat. And to celebrate the new Google […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Chainfire is retiring from SuperSU development

A pebble dropped in the Android ocean and it might cause large waves that will be felt long after. Chainfire, the Android superstar behind root utility SuperSU, has announced his retirement from development of the tool that has become synonymous with his name, and vice versa. This is actually nothing new and is only fulfilling the word he gave two … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear Oreo beta is available on only one smartwatch

Android Wear development has been relatively slower compared to its smartphone sibling. In the almost two years of its public release, the smartwatch platform has had only two major releases. A new one, however, might be coming faster than before. Google has announced the availability of a new Android Wear release based on Android 8.0 Oreo. But if you were … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Garmin Forerunner 30 debuts as another GPS, fitness smartwatch

Garmin is brand popular for its many GPS devices, health bands, and fitness trackers. The past year, it has ventured into the full smartwatch game by introducing the Vivoactive 3 and the Quatix 5 line. For basic fitness tracking, a new one is announced in the form of the Forerunner 30. It’s a follow-up to […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Garmin Forerunner 30 running watch comes with heart rate sensor

It’s no smartwatch, but for a certain class of users, the Garmin Forerunner 30 could very well be. It doesn’t have the trappings of a smart wearable, save for notifications and messages, but it does have almost all the features you’ll want to get fit and stay healthy. That’s because the Forerunner 30 is made to be so easy to … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Google launches Levi’s Commuter Trucker Jacket with Jacquard

Wearable technology is relatively a new category. We’re more familiar with smartwatches and health trackers but there’s also Google Glass, virtual reality headsets, smart bags and luggage, and the idea of smart rings and necklaces. You’ve probably thought of other forms but now Google is introducing a new one. In partnership with Levi’s, Google has […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Verizon stops selling its own Wear24 smartwatch

The wearable market is still a pretty viable one given the number of major brands still producing fitness trackers and smartwatches. However, it doesn’t always mean a product that you make guarantees success, as carrier Verizon has now experienced. Apparently, without any major announcement and without stating a reason, they have stopped selling their own […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Technology & style? Get both with the Martian mVoice Smartwatch [DEALS]

A smartwatch that blends technology with style? It does exist! The Martian mVoice, offered at 55% off the regular price, is the smartwatch we’ve been waiting for. The Martian mVoice has all the modern conveniences you’d expect from a smartwatch. It accepts push notifications from your favorite apps, lets you take calls, read emails, and […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Red Sox cheated with Fitbit, not Apple Watch, source claims

Remember the Major League Baseball drama going on between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees? The two teams have accused the other of cheating, with the Red Sox in particular being accused of using a wearable to alert players to the Yankees’ hand signals. An investigation into the matter was confirmed at the time, but official details … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

T-Mobile backtracks: Apple Watch Series 3 will now get LTE speeds

Good news for T-Mobile customers planning on getting the new Apple Watch Series 3: less than a day after revealing that the new LTE-enabled smartwatch would be limited to 3G speeds on its network, T-Mobile has reversed its stance and says users will get full 4G LTE data speeds. The carrier’s CEO John Legere revealed the change on Twitter, acknowledging … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple AirPods wireless charging case release date might have just leaked

One of the most exciting announcements from Apple‘s reveal event on Tuesday was that after years of rumors, the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and iPhone X will support wireless charging. The trio of iPhones aren’t the only Apple devices compatible with wireless charging, as the feature was also announced for the Apple Watch and Apple’s wireless AirPods. You won’t need … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple PSA: iPhone 8/8 Plus, Apple Watch 3 and Apple TV 4K preorders start tonight

It has only been a couple days since the announcement, but in case you forgot (or just weren’t paying attention), most of Apple‘s latest devices go up for pre-order tonight. The company’s online store is already down, the exciting time during which it adds its new products. When it comes back up later tonight, you’ll get a chance to pre-order … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE hands-on

Despite an enthusiastic start with smartwatches, my wrist has, for the past six months at least, stayed conspicuously bare of tech. The new Apple Watch Series 3 might well change that. Somehow managing to squeeze in cellular connectivity, the LTE Apple Watch begs a spot on my wrist by virtue of its iPhone-free existence. My problem with smartwatches has usually … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

PodCase by Pebble founders charges iPhones and AirPods

Odd as they may look, the implementation of Apple’s AirPods was, to be fair, genius. Simply pop out even just one of the two and the connection between AirPod and iPhone is made. And that case doubles as container and charger in one. But it’s also another thing you have to carry around separately and potentially forget or, worse, lose. … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Facer 4.0 gets tons of new features, introduces Watchmaker Series

If you consider your smartwatch’s watchfaces serious business, then you probably have been using the Facer watch face platform to explore and change what your wearable looks like. The latest update to the platform to version 4.0 brings a lot of new features that will make both developers and users happy. You get an overhaul […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Michael Kors Access Sofie, Grayson smartwatches now available

Pretty soon, you might no longer see an LG or Huawei branded smartwatches in stores. The smartwatch market has seemingly swung back into the hands of watch makers, which might bode well for these wearables in the long run. That said, it might also be expected that smartwatches will also get more expensive. Like the new Sofie and Grayson smart … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Tizen 3.0 OS update coming to the Samsung Gear S3

The Samsung Gear S3 series has been around for over a year. We saw the Frontier model in 2016 and we thought it’s ideal for sports and the active lifestyle. It was introduced during the IFA last year and made an impression with its LTE connectivity Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST) technology. The smartwatch rolled out […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Fossil launches full-round touchscreen smartwatches Q Venture, Q Explorist

The Fossil Q smartwatch line now has new family members, officially launched at the ongoing IFA 2017 in Berlin. The Q Venture and the Q Explorist are the first full-round touchscreen smartwatches from the brand, and just like most traditional watch makers, they aim to bridge “the gap between fashion watches and smart functionality.” For […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]