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Pebble 2 review: Smart, but not fancy
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Pebble 2 review: Smart, but not fancy

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Before the plethora of Android watches and, eventually, the Apple Watch hit the market, there was Pebble. It wasn't the first ever smartwatch, but it was the first to excite the tech community with its ping-from-phone alerts and apps and was, for a while,... >>

Pebble 2016 line-up: Pebble Core, Pebble 2 and Pebble Time 2 explained

Pebble 2016 line-up: Pebble Core, Pebble 2 and Pebble Time 2 explained

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Pebble has announced a trio of new products that enhance the company's standing in the smartwatch and wearables sector.The first couple are replacement devices for its Pebble and Pebble Time watches. Cunningly titled Pebble 2 and Pebble Time 2, they each... >>

Pebble Core will support Amazon Alexa: Shopping, Prime Music access and more

Pebble Core will support Amazon Alexa: Shopping, Prime Music access and more

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After announcing its near SIM-enabled wearable last week, Pebble has confirmed that the Pebble Core will be compatible with Amazon Alexa, the retailer's voice controlled services.It will be the first time that a fully independent, third-party mobile device... >>

Pebble Time 2 vs Time Steel vs Time: What's the difference?

Pebble Time 2 vs Time Steel vs Time: What's the difference?

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Pebble has announced successors to the original Pebble, as well as the Pebble Time. The company revealed three new devices in the form of the Pebble 2, Pebble Time 2 and the Pebble Core, the latter of which is a fitness tracker.You can read all out how... >>

Pebble 2 vs Pebble Time 2: What's the difference?

Pebble 2 vs Pebble Time 2: What's the difference?

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Pebble has announced a trio of new devices comprising the Pebble 2, Pebble Time 2 and the Pebble Core.The Pebble 2 and Pebble Time 2 are both successors to the original Pebble and the original Pebble Time, but how do they differ from each other?Read on... >>

Pebble 2 vs Pebble Classic: What's the difference?

Pebble 2 vs Pebble Classic: What's the difference?

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Pebble has announced an update to the humble Pebble, its first generation smartwatch, appropriately called the Pebble 2.In many ways the Pebble 2 reflects the Pebble heritage, offering many of the same features and functions. But with a new focus on giving... >>

Pebble is announcing something today - what could it be?

Pebble is announcing something today - what could it be?

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Pebble has something up its sleeve, apparently.That's what the company wants us to think after it sent email invitations to the media with a GIF of the word "OMG" spelt out in LED lights on a circuit board of some sort. The caption with the invitation... >>

Pebble lays off 25 per cent of entire staff, says 'money is tight'

Pebble lays off 25 per cent of entire staff, says 'money is tight'

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Pebble is having trouble finding its place in a niche market full of big players, and because of that, about 40 employees are getting the axe.The smartwatch-maker told TechInsider that it is laying off about 25 per cent of its staff. CEO Eric Migicovsky... >>

Pebble slashes pricing for Pebble Time and Pebble Time Round smartwatches

Pebble slashes pricing for Pebble Time and Pebble Time Round smartwatches

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Pebble needs to keep consumers interested, especially with so many wearables now flooding the market.The smartwatch-maker has therefore announced deep price cuts for two of its smartwatch models. Starting today, you can get the Pebble Time for $149.99... >>

Pebble made a Health app for its Time series of smartwatches

Pebble made a Health app for its Time series of smartwatches

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Select Pebble watches just got a lot, um, healthier?Just one week after Pebble pushed out new firmware and a fancy timeline feature to older smartwatches in its lineup, the company has announced something called Pebble Health.It is, as you might've guessed,... >>

Pebble Classic and Steel owners also get timeline and unlimited apps

Pebble Classic and Steel owners also get timeline and unlimited apps

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Pebble is bringing its new firmware and timeline feature to the older smartwatches in its line-up. Pebble Time, Time Steel and Time Round users have been enjoying Pebble Firmware 3.0, with the handy way to see notifications, events and calender entries... >>

Pebble Time Round coming to the UK sooner than you think, we take a first look

Pebble Time Round coming to the UK sooner than you think, we take a first look

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It didn't seem long after the launch of the Pebble Time and Pebble Time Steel smartwatches that the company unveiled another model in the line-up. However, while it is in the same family, and with the same colour Pebble OS and Timeline software, the Pebble... >>

Pebble Time Steel review: Steel-ing the smartwatch limelight?
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Pebble Time Steel review: Steel-ing the smartwatch limelight?

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When the Pebble Time Steel was first released, we decided to give our first impressions rather than rush into a full review straight away. There were a couple of reasons for this: firstly, we had not long before reviewed the Pebble Time and save for some... >>

Pebble Time smartwatches are getting Nuance-powered voice dictation

Pebble Time smartwatches are getting Nuance-powered voice dictation

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You'll soon be able to control Pebble's latest lineup of devices with your voice.The company has announced a new Dictation API, which is powered by Nuance voice recognition, and with this new set of tools, developers will be able to create voice-command-friendly... >>

Pebble Time Round vs Pebble Time vs Pebble Time Steel: Which should you choose?

Pebble Time Round vs Pebble Time vs Pebble Time Steel: Which should you choose?

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Pebble has announced a third device to add to its colour Pebble Time family of smartwatches, with more of a fashion/design focus. The Pebble Time Round is the first watch from the company that comes with a completely circular face but that's not the... >>

This beauty is the Pebble Time Round smartwatch: Here's what it can do

This beauty is the Pebble Time Round smartwatch: Here's what it can do

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Not content with releasing two new smartwatches this year, both of which breaking records on Kickstarter when they were announced, Pebble has unveiled another addition to the family. But this time it is aimed at a slightly different market.The Pebble... >>

Pebble round smartwatch: Is it really happening and when?

Pebble round smartwatch: Is it really happening and when?

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Pebble is possibly getting ready to unveil a new wearable.A new report has claimed the smartwatch maker is working on a new watch. It's round and coming soon. But that's not all: it's also metal. If this news is true, the upcoming watch will join Pebble's... >>

Pebble Time review: A smartwatch stepping stone
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Pebble Time review: A smartwatch stepping stone

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When Pebble announced its second-generation smartwatch it became the most successful Kickstarter project ever, smashing all records and reaping $1 million in just 30 minutes of the funding round starting.The Pebble Time, and the subsequently unveiled... >>

Got a smartwatch? Here is how to control your smart lighting from your wrist

Got a smartwatch? Here is how to control your smart lighting from your wrist

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Smartwatches are becoming more popular and whether you like them or not, they are now becoming devices that do a lot more than just track your activity and deliver notifications from your smartphone.You can also control your lighting from your smartwatch,... >>

Apple works with Pebble to fix apps being rejected for mentioning Pebble in the code

Apple works with Pebble to fix apps being rejected for mentioning Pebble in the code

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UPDATE: Pebble has released a statement saying it's working with Apple to fix the issue and has not been banned. The full statement reads: "Still a work-in-progress, but we're working with Apple to clear up any misunderstandings to make sure rejections... >>

Apple Watch vs Pebble Time Steel: Which one should you choose?

Apple Watch vs Pebble Time Steel: Which one should you choose?

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In just a few hours of being made available on Kickstarter, Pebble's new smartwatch, Time, became the most successful crowd-funded campaign of all time. But surprisingly the company wasn't done with new product announcements.At Mobile World Congress,... >>

Pebble Time and Time Steel: What are they and what's new?

Pebble Time and Time Steel: What are they and what's new?

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Pebble has just announced the third-generation of its Pebble smartwatch. It's called Pebble Time.The new watch most notably brings a colour display to the watch-maker's lineup, but that's not the only reason why it is smashing records on Kickstarter and... >>

Forget Pebble Time, it's the Pebble Time Steel with Smartstrap that's the next big thing

Forget Pebble Time, it's the Pebble Time Steel with Smartstrap that's the next big thing

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Even Pebble couldn’t have guessed that its Pebble Time smartwatch would have such phenomenal success on Kickstarter as it did, making more than $12 million in funding already – a million of that in just 30 minutes. But it will be hoping to replicate... >>

Pebble Time makes $1 million in just 30 minutes on Kickstarter, smashes record

Pebble Time makes $1 million in just 30 minutes on Kickstarter, smashes record

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Pebble Time, the new smartwatch from Pebble, made a million dollars in funding on Kickstarter in around 30 minutes, trouncing the record in doing so.The previous record was held by The Veronica Mars Movie Project, which raised $1 million (£647,340)... >>

Pebble Time arrives to give Apple Watch some serious competition

Pebble Time arrives to give Apple Watch some serious competition

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After several days of rumours, speculation and an accidental official image leak, Pebble is finally ready to show off its new smartwatch for the first time.The Pebble Time is set to take on the Apple Watch and Android Wear devices head-to-head as it's... >>

New colour screen Pebble leaked early... by Pebble

New colour screen Pebble leaked early... by Pebble

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Pebble has unwittingly leaked its own major announcement a day early. The company was planning to official unveil an all-new smartwatch model tomorrow, Tuesday 24 February prior to hands-on opportunities during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona early... >>

Pebble has something new to show off next week: What could it be?

Pebble has something new to show off next week: What could it be?

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Pebble is getting ready to announce something or possibly debut something new next Monday, but it's giving the world very little clues as to what that surprise could be, apart from a digital countdown on its website.The smartwatch maker's website has... >>

All-new Pebble tipped: Thinner, brighter and colour

All-new Pebble tipped: Thinner, brighter and colour

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Pebble has a countdown on its official site for what appears to be a new watch, but since that went live little else was revealed. Now reports are surfacing that suggest we can expect a thinner design and colour display.According to sources of 9to5mac... >>

Pebble is now compatible with Android Wear notifications

Pebble is now compatible with Android Wear notifications

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We've not heard much from Pebble recently, but the plucky wearable has just rolled out a new software update for Android users bringing compatibility with Android Wear notifications.With Google pushing its own smartwatch agenda through Android Wear -... >>

New Pebble products and software coming later this year, says CEO

New Pebble products and software coming later this year, says CEO

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Pebble hasn't decided to give up just because Apple Watch is launching in two months and Google plans to forge ahead with Android Wear. On the contrary, it's suiting up for battle.Eric Migicovsky, CEO and founder of Pebble, told The Verge that his company... >>

Here are the Pebble apps you should download to your watch right now

Here are the Pebble apps you should download to your watch right now

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This year could be described as the year of the smartwatch, but don't believe for one second that Pebble, one of the most popular watches, has fallen behind the competition.On the contrary, Pebble's app store offers thousands of apps and watch faces and... >>

Pebble Android app update brings support for full notifications and more languages

Pebble Android app update brings support for full notifications and more languages

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Pebble is on a roll.Despite kicking off the week with handy apps like Domino's Tracker and PayPal, the smartwatch maker has yet another announcement up its sleeve: an update for the Pebble Android app that brings push support for every notification on... >>

You can now use PayPal on Pebble to pay for things while out and about

You can now use PayPal on Pebble to pay for things while out and about

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Pebble wants you to know that you don't need Apple Watch with Apple Pay in order to pay for goods while on the go. You can just use Pebble, with Paypal.Pebble has announced that a PayPal app is now available from the Pebble app store. And to top it all... >>

Pebble is coming to the UK as new update turns it into a fitness tracker

Pebble is coming to the UK as new update turns it into a fitness tracker

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One of the most popular smartwatches, the Pebble, is to go on sale in the UK in the coming weeks at Dixons, O2, Firebox, and Amazon, the company has confirmed to Pocket-lint.The move comes as the company pushes to be the smartwatch to own for Christmas... >>

Jawbone's new Up app will launch for rival smartwatches and wearables later this month

Jawbone's new Up app will launch for rival smartwatches and wearables later this month

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Jawbone has released a new version of the Up activity and lifestyle app, enabing compatible devices - such as an Android Wear device, Pebble smartwatch, Apple Watch, or any wearable connected via Apple's Health app - to join the Up community and experience... >>

Limited Edition Pebble smartwatch arrives in new colours

Limited Edition Pebble smartwatch arrives in new colours

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Pebble, the original smartwatch, has announced a range of new colours which are available now as Limited Edition devices.The new Limited Edition Pebble smartwatches come in Fresh Green, Hot Pink and Fly Blue. The face colours and strap colours can vary... >>

Misfit Shine activity tracker arrives for Pebble, without the Shine

Misfit Shine activity tracker arrives for Pebble, without the Shine

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With so many activity trackers and smartwatches available, it is hard to choose just one. But that decision is now a little streamlined, thanks to a new partnership that brings the Misfit Shine activity tracker software to the Pebble smartwatch.Pebble... >>

Forget phone controlled heating, Honeywell lets you do it from your wrist

Forget phone controlled heating, Honeywell lets you do it from your wrist

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Honeywell has launched a new app for the Pebble smartwatch that lets you control its Evohome smart central heating system with the smart watch.The new Pebble app, which went live in the Pebble App Store on Monday, lets you quickly see what the temperature... >>

What's new in the Pebble firmware 2.2 and iPhone app updates?

What's new in the Pebble firmware 2.2 and iPhone app updates?

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Pebble has updated the firmware of its smartwatches and the accompanying iOS version of its app.The firmware 2.2 watch update may take a little while to get to your device, whether you have an original Pebble or a Pebble Steel, but you might find that... >>

Tamagotchi-like game launches on Pebble smartwatch, flashback to 1990s

Tamagotchi-like game launches on Pebble smartwatch, flashback to 1990s

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The makers of Pebble announced three new games for the smartwatch at the Games Developer Conference on Monday, as it hopes to make the gadget full of mini and casual games.Most notably, Hatchi, a Tamagotchi-like game, has made its way to the Pebble. It's... >>

Pebble Steel review
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Pebble Steel review

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Pebble has followed up the launch of its original smartwatch with the Pebble Steel, a smartwatch for grown-ups which, as the name suggests, is crafted from stainless steel rather than plastic.Its purpose is simple: to pair with your smartphone to offer... >>

Pebble 2.0 for Android with watchapp directory and more finally lands in Google Play Store

Pebble 2.0 for Android with watchapp directory and more finally lands in Google Play Store

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Pebble has released version 2.0 of its Android app. The update most notably brings the Pebble watchapp directory for browsing, finding, and installing watchapps for Pebble.Some of the apps you'll find in the watchapp directory include Yelp, Foursquare,... >>

Pebble review
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Pebble review

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Pebble. The name hangs in the air when you say it. The darling of Kickstarter, the smartwatch that's acceptable to own. Pebble was previewed at CES 2013 before shipping started later in January. With chatter about wearables now everywhere, the timing... >>

Pebble appstore now live with over 1,000 apps

Pebble appstore now live with over 1,000 apps

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The Pebble smartwatch now has an official appstore in iOS, featuring more than 1,000 apps.The Pebble appstore has also been released as a beta APK so it should arrive on Android "very soon", Pebble says.The store is the first time Pebble apps can all... >>

Pebble appstore launching Monday on iOS, coming to Android 'very soon' after

Pebble appstore launching Monday on iOS, coming to Android 'very soon' after

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Pebble has confirmed to Pocket-lint that its Pebble appstore will be launching to iOS users on Monday, 3 February at 10am PST. The Pebble appstore was first announced in December 2013, and shown off in-depth at CES 2014 in January alongside the new Pebble... >>