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Next Samsung Gear smartwatch to launch as 'Gear Solo' with embedded SIM

Next Samsung Gear smartwatch to launch as 'Gear Solo' with embedded SIM

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Samsung's next Gear smartwatch will boast an embedded SIM, it's claimed. Following rapper Will.i.am's unusual announcement that he has funded the development of a SIM-packed smartwatch, the Korea Herald has published a similar report about Samsung's fourth... >>

Samsung Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo unveiled with heart rate sensors and Tizen OS

Samsung Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo unveiled with heart rate sensors and Tizen OS

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Samsung has announced its refreshed range of smartwatches comprising of the Samsung Gear 2 and Samsung Gear 2 Neo. The Gear 2 offers an upgrade on the original Galaxy Gear and now features the camera up by the screen rather than in the strap. The Neo... >>

Samsung will reportedly ditch Android for Tizen in next Galaxy Gear smartwatch

Samsung will reportedly ditch Android for Tizen in next Galaxy Gear smartwatch

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Samsung will be using its Tizen operating system for the new Galaxy Gear smartwatch, rather than Google's Android operating system like the first version, according to USA Today.  The move is said to be announced at Mobile World Congress later this... >>

Samsung's Galaxy S5 event won't be theatrical like years past

Samsung's Galaxy S5 event won't be theatrical like years past

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When Samsung launched its Galaxy S4 in March 2013, it used a large event at the Radio City Music Hall in New York with actors showing off the phone's features. It was a Broadway performance. But the company isn't planning a lot of singing or dancing... >>

Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 said to launch with curved screen, new design

Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 said to launch with curved screen, new design

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The Galaxy Gear 2 will be significantly improved over the first generation, according to ZDNet Korea, as Samsung takes a second try in the wearables market.  The publication reports the smartwatch will feature a curved display, similar to the flexible... >>

Samsung Galaxy Gear can control the BMW i3

Samsung Galaxy Gear can control the BMW i3

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Like Kit from Knight Rider the BMW i3 could soon be taking commands from a wrist watch, specifically the Samsung Galaxy Gear. Using the BMW i3's Remote Application, which is connected via a SIM, the Galaxy Gear can not only display vital car information,... >>

Gear of the Year 2013: The Pocket-lint team's favourite tech gadgets of the year

Gear of the Year 2013: The Pocket-lint team's favourite tech gadgets of the year

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It's been a rollercoaster ride through the world of tech in 2013. The promise of wearable tech seems to have all but worn off - pun intended - and we're at the advent of Ultra HD 4K content and devices becoming mainstream. Or supposedly. The chatter of... >>

New Samsung Galaxy Gear advert suggests it's the ideal watch for stalkers

New Samsung Galaxy Gear advert suggests it's the ideal watch for stalkers

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In what must be seen as an odd way to sell a device, Samsung has made a two-and-a-half minute advert that not only suggests that people who use phones are clumsy idiots, but that Galaxy Gear smartwatch owners are potential sex pests. Surely it's a dangerous... >>

You can now read Gmail, Facebook and Twitter on your Samsung Galaxy Gear

You can now read Gmail, Facebook and Twitter on your Samsung Galaxy Gear

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One of the problems with the surprisingly popular Samsung Galaxy Gear was the lack of apps and notification freedom. A recent update aims to help by delivering email notifications, Facebook and Twitter updates, Google Hangout messages and Messenger pings,... >>

Best wearable tech 2013: 10th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Best wearable tech 2013: 10th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

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Wearable tech has really come into its own this year and, as such, has rightly deserved its own category in the 2013 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. Samsung made its debut in the market with its Galaxy Gear smartwatch allowing you to take pictures and answer... >>