New Android Wear 2.0 Features Can Now Arrive Via Play Store

Gone are the days when Android users had to wait months for an updated service or native app because they were tied to monolithic firmware updates. These key updates are now sent via the Google Play Store for Android smartphones. Google is finally doing the same for Android Wear as well. Google can now add new features and services for Android Wear 2.0 through the Play Store. Google’s Hoi Lam confirmed on Google+ that new features for Android Wear 2.0 can now be delivered through the Play [Read Entire Story]

Baseball Coach Fined For Wearing Apple Watch At A Game

In baseball stealing the opposing team’s signs is pretty common practice and it really cannot be helped, so what the MLB has done is that they have made it illegal to use electronic devices to relay the information. In fact recently there was some controversy surrounding the Red Sox in which they were accused of cheating.The previous report suggested that they used a wearable device like a smartwatch to convey information, in which they were fined after their opponents, the New York Yankees, [Read Entire Story]

Control Alexa Devices from Your Wrist with This Smartwatch

If you want a lot more from your watch than just the time, this smartwatch is unlike any on the market. The Martian mVoice AE series boasts bold, stylistic features while maintaining an active lifestyle design. And it’s on sale now for 55% off the regular price. This watch presents a timeless appearance with an uncluttered 24-hour analog clock display, but it’s packed with smart features like push notifications, turn-by-turn navigation, and even Amazon Alexa compatibility. [Read Entire Story]

Razergon VR Is A Wireless VR Headset That Does Not Require A Phone

One of the problems we are seeing with most virtual reality (VR) headsets these days is that they are wired and usually require users to be tethered to a computer, or in some cases like the Google Cardboard, Daydream View, Samsung Gear VR, and so on, require users to use their mobile phones to power the headset.This means that for the most part, most VR solutions offered today aren’t quite as mobile. However that is something that OQTAGON wants to change as the company has announced the Razergon [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Updated With Continuous Heart Rate Monitoring

Monitoring your heart rate is something that a lot of wearables offer their users these days. However if features like continuous heart rate monitoring is something that you’re after, then you might be interested to learn that Samsung has recently issued an update for its Gear Fit 2 wearable that brings about the feature.In addition to the continuous heart rate monitoring, Samsung will also be introducing a Heart Rate Zone tool which basically tells you how hard your heart is working. The tool [Read Entire Story]

Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Price And Release Date Confirmed

Fitbit officially unveiled its first proper smartwatch a couple of weeks back. The company has now confirmed the price and release date for its Ionic smartwatch. When Fitbit announced Ionic smartwatch last month, it didn’t confirm when the wearable device would be released. The wait will soon be over, though, for those who want to pick one up. The Fitbit Ionic smartwatch will be available for purchase from major retailers across the globe starting October 1st. The device is going to cost [Read Entire Story]

T-Mobile Will Give Apple Watch Series 3 Full LTE Speeds

As per Apple’s announcement, the Apple Watch Series 3 will be offered in an LTE variant for those who want to be “free” of their iPhone. Carriers in the US have since announced data plans for the Apple Watch priced at $10 a month, but for some reason T-Mobile decided that they will only offer users 3G speeds on the device.Naturally this did not go down well with T-Mobile customers who felt it was a bit unfair, and the good news is that T-Mobile has heard you guys loud and clearly. The carrier’s [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Series 3 With LTE Capabilities Announced

The rumors were saying that Apple would be announcing the Apple Watch Series 3 at its iPhone event, and sure enough the rumors have since been proven true. The Apple Watch Series 3 has been officially launched, and while the external design of the Apple Watch looks similar to that of its predecessors, its the innards of the watch and its features that has changed. The most obvious change would be the introduction of LTE capabilities to the watch. This means that Apple Watch owners will no [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch With New Face And Digital Crown Spotted In Video

It is widely expected that this coming Tuesday, Apple will take the wraps off the new Apple Watch Series 3. The rumors are saying that for the most part, the Apple Watch Series 3 will retain the same design, but will offer up LTE connectivity, something that has been missing from the Apple Watch ever since its launch.Now in a recently leaked copy of the iOS 11 GM, it seems that the third-gen Apple Watch might have been revealed. This is according to the Watch app that is launched with the iOS 11 [Read Entire Story]

Fitbit’s new partnership will bring diabetes monitoring to the Ionic smartwatch

Fitbit is looking to expand its health monitoring capabilities beyond just fitness tracking, so the company is teaming up with a major medical device maker to help people manage diabetes directly on their wrists. ; Fitbit just announced a new partnership with glucose monitoring device company Dexcom. The first initiative to come from the deal will bring Dexcom's data to the upcoming Ionic smartwatch, where glucose levels will be accessible right alongside steps, heart rate, and other stats [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Reportedly Accounts For Half Of Smartwatches Shipped Last Quarter

Until today Apple has yet to officially reveal exactly how many Apple Watches that they have shipped or sold. Instead we have to rely on market research firms and analytics for those figures, which may or may not necessarily be the most accurate. However for the most part they all seem to agree that the Apple Watch is doing pretty well.In fact according to the latest data by research firm IDC that was shared with MacRumors, it seems that the Apple Watch accounted for nearly half of smartwatches [Read Entire Story]

MyKronoz ZeTime Hybrid Smartwatch Set For September Release

#IFA2017 – Smartwatches are a dime a dozen and pretty much most major tech brands seem to have created one or two at some point in time. However if you’re a bit tired of the run-of-the-mill kind of smartwatch, then you might want to check out MyKronoz’s ZeTime smartwatch, which is a hybrid smartwatch of sorts.The device was launched on Indiegogo as a crowdfunding project where it managed to raise over $6 million in funding, and at IFA 2017, the company has announced that the ZeTime hybrid [Read Entire Story]

Polar Unveils OH1 Optical Heart Rate Sensor

Polar is a company that many fitness enthusiasts might be familiar with. For those who aren’t familiar, Polar creates fitness-related products such as a fitness trackers and heart rate sensors that can be worn across the chest. However if that solution was a bit too bulky and cumbersome for you, then you might be interested in the company’s latest product.Polar has recently announced the OH1 optical heart rate sensor which has been designed to be worn on the upper or lower arm, and comes with an [Read Entire Story]

Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Finally Launched

Fitbit has been working on a proper smartwatch. This wasn’t a secret. After months of rumors and reported delays, the company has finally launched its first smartwatch officially. It’s called the Fitbit Ionic and the company says that it offers the “ultimate curation of advanced health and fitness features.” The Fitbit Ionic has a new relative SpO2 sensor which will enable it to track insights like sleep apnea in the future. The smartwatch features GPS tracking, on-device [Read Entire Story]

FrontRow is a wearable camera that captures all of your day’s activities

Ubiquiti Networks knows just how much of a voyeuristic society we can be these days, which is why they have come up with this particular device that is sure to be able to satisfy even the most demanding of voyeurs — FrontRow. With the FrontRow wearable camera, it will boast of new camera technology which enables the effortless capture and sharing of life’s experiences. Tipping the scales at a mere 55 grams, this is lighter than your average smartwatch. With a form factor that has been [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Shipments Expected To Hit 15M Units This Year

While Apple has had no problems boasting about how many iPhones that they have sold with every release, the company has strangely enough kept mum on how many Apple Watches they have sold, although we can’t be sure why because if the estimates by analysts are correct, they are pretty impressive.In fact things are expected to only get better because according to DigiTimes (via 9to5Mac), Apple’s suppliers are apparently saying that by the end of the year, the number of orders they are receiving [Read Entire Story]

Movado Connect Luxury Android Wear Smartwatch Released

Several luxury brands have announced over the past few months that they will be coming out with their own Android Wear-powered smartwatches. Movado is one of them. The company is best known for its conventional fashion watches but it’s also following the smartwatch trend now by launching one itself. It has launched the Movado Connect luxury Android Wear smartwatch. Movado’s design language, even with its conventional watches, has largely been minimal. Its watches normally don’t [Read Entire Story]

LTE Apple Watch Might Not Be Able To Make Calls, No Android Support

Apple’s walled garden approach usually means that third-party support isn’t quite as available compared to other companies, and if you were hoping that this year would be the year that Apple finally introduces support for Android devices for the Apple Watch, then prepare to be disappointed because it does not look like that is the case.According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, it seems that Android users should not expect Apple to support Android with the Apple Watch this year. Kuo claims the [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro Fitness Tracker Rumored

Last year Samsung launched their fitness tracker the Samsung Gear Fit2, which based on its name is clearly the successor to the Samsung Gear Fit. However it seems that Samsung will be back this year with a new fitness tracker which according to a post by Evan Blass on VentureBeat will be known as the Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro.It’s interesting that Samsung might not call it the Gear Fit3, unless of course the company has plans for a Gear Fit3 and that the Gear Fit2 Pro will be a variation of last [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Series 3 Will Not Sport New Form Factor

The Apple Watch has kept to the same design ever since it was released, and while it’s not the hyped up design that was rumored about, it’s not terrible either, although we guess we wouldn’t mind seeing some variety. It was initially thought that Apple would address that with the Apple Watch Series 3, but apparently that is no longer the case.According to a note to investors obtained by the folks at AppleInsider, the notoriously-accurate analyst of KGI Securities Ming-Chi Kuo has stated that the [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Series 3 Could Feature An All-New Form Factor

The Apple Watch’s design is by no means terrible, but safe to say the hype leading up to its launch a couple of years ago, coupled with Apple’s reputation for design, it wasn’t quite what many had expected. However that could soon change because it has been reported that the Apple Watch Series 3 could introduce a new form factor.This is according to a report from John Gruber at Daring Fireball (via MacRumors) who talked about a Bloomberg report that suggested that the next Apple Watch could [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear S3 Frontier TUMI Special Edition Announced

The problem with our gadgets is that while some of them are perfectly functional, looks wise there are times when they do look out of place at certain events or when paired with certain clothes, which is important for those who are particularly concerned about fashion. This is why companies like Apple have tried to make its Apple Watch more of a fashion accessory.However if you’re not a fan of Apple, not to worry as Samsung has recently announced a collaboration with TUMI in which the Gear S3 [Read Entire Story]