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Best smartwatches in pictures: Moto 360, Gear S, G Watch R, iWatch and more

Best smartwatches in pictures: Moto 360, Gear S, G Watch R, iWatch and more

By 28 August 2014

The age of the smartwatch is here. Already Google's Android Wear devices are available to make digging a phone out of the pocket a rarer task, but this is just the beginning. Available now is the LG G Watch and Samsung's Gear Live both working with Android... >>

Samsung Gear S vs LG G Watch R vs Motorola Moto 360

Samsung Gear S vs LG G Watch R vs Motorola Moto 360

By 28 August 2014

Three new smartwatches have been announced. While none of them are available yet there's enough detail to begin comparing these three big names. The Mototola Moto 360 was the first to be announced way back when Android Wear was new on the scene. Now the... >>

Next LG G Watch to be round and launched at IFA in Berlin

Next LG G Watch to be round and launched at IFA in Berlin

By 26 August 2014

No sooner has LG released one Android Wear smartwatch than it's about to unveil another. Although we've not had confirmation of the name yet, the company's "newest wearable" has already been teased by LG Mobile Global and if the not so subtle clues... >>

Asus Android Wear smartwatch will debut at IFA tradeshow

Asus Android Wear smartwatch will debut at IFA tradeshow

By 19 August 2014

Asus has teased that it will unveil a smartwatch in a couple weeks. In a press invite posted through Twitter, Asus has shown off what looks like a smartwatch silhouette with a square form factor. The invite announced that Asus has an event scheduled at... >>

Motorola Moto 360 leaks: heart rate monitor, 4 September release date and $249 price

Motorola Moto 360 leaks: heart rate monitor, 4 September release date and $249 price

By 18 August 2014

The much anticipated round-faced Android Wear smartwatch is due to arrive in the Motorola Moto 360. Until now a date for its appearance wasn't clear. But Best Buy has just leaked the information early. American gadget retailer Best Buy put up a webpage... >>

HP luxury smartwatch could be the best looking yet, including Moto 360

HP luxury smartwatch could be the best looking yet, including Moto 360

By 1 August 2014

HP may be in the runnings for best looking smartwatch, even outdoing the gorgeous Motorola Moto 360. HP's luxury smartwatch, as it's called, is designed by US designer Michael Bastien. It will be sold through online retailer Gilt from the autumn this... >>

HTC Android Wear smartwatch appears in 'behind the scenes' design studio video

HTC Android Wear smartwatch appears in 'behind the scenes' design studio video

By 22 July 2014

HTC is almost certainly joining the Android Wear brigade with its own smartwatch. A recent internal "behind the scenes" video of the HTC design studio has confirmed it's not only working on a smartwatch but has at least a prototype already built. The... >>

Android Wear review
4 out of 5

Android Wear review

By 17 July 2014

Android Wear is a new platform for smartwatches designed to put the power of Google's Android onto your wrist. It keeps you always connected by delivering tailored alerts from your smartphone, but also acts as a point of input for interaction with your... >>

Star Trek: The Next Generation watch face arrives on Android Wear

Star Trek: The Next Generation watch face arrives on Android Wear

By 16 July 2014

Android Wear smartwatches were always going to be home to modified watch faces. But this Star Trek: The Next Generation face is beyond awesome. The touchscreen UI found on this face came from Star Trek back when touchscreens weren't even really a thing.... >>

LG G Watch review
3.5 out of 5

LG G Watch review

By 15 July 2014

The LG G Watch is one of the first Android Wear devices, and the most affordable at the time of writing, making it the first step in a the brave new world of Google's Android platform. Following in the footsteps of the Sony Smartwatch, various Samsung... >>