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A week in reviews: 5 - 9 May

A week in reviews: 5 - 9 May

By 10 May 2014

May Day Bank Holiday behind us and it's a tech-tastic week full of gadgets. We've crossed the English Channel to take stock of Huawei's latest Ascend P7 smartphone over in Paris, while across the Atlantic its finally the turn of our American friends... >>

Samsung Gear 2 Neo review
4 out of 5

Samsung Gear 2 Neo review

By 6 May 2014

The smartwatch market is an interesting one: some people we talk to can't wait to get their hands on one, while others are less impressed with the idea of getting their emails and texts delivered to their wrists. Samsung's first attempt in the category,... >>

Samsung Gear 2 review
3.5 out of 5

Samsung Gear 2 review

By 6 May 2014

There's a revolution in wearable tech and Samsung is in the thick of it, fighting for elbow room, along with just about every other tech manufacturer out there. Its second-generation wearable device, the Samsung Gear 2, is a new generation of smartwatch,... >>

Nike CEO adds confusion to FuelBand future, stumbles over Apple question

Nike CEO adds confusion to FuelBand future, stumbles over Apple question

By 28 April 2014

Confusion continues to surround Nike's stance of the future of its Nike FuelBand fitness gadget following the appearance of the company's CEO on CNBC. According to Mark Parker, the chief executive of Nike, the company is committed to the wearable sector,... >>

iWatch could debut at WWDC, just don't expect to buy it until September

iWatch could debut at WWDC, just don't expect to buy it until September

By 25 April 2014

The rumour is, Apple is making an iWatch, a smart watch to take on Pebble, Samsung, LG, Google and virtually every other company you can think of apart from Microsoft. The rumour of course has been floating around for some time, wheeled out by "sources... >>

LG G Watch is always-on, water-resistant, will come in gold and white

LG G Watch is always-on, water-resistant, will come in gold and white

By 22 April 2014

The highly anticipated LG G Watch has been revealed in a new gold finish. The decadent looking wrist-piece has appeared on the official LG website along with confirmation on more details. The G Watch, which will feature Android Wear OS, will be an always-on... >>

Samsung to release Android watch and Tizen phones this year

Samsung to release Android watch and Tizen phones this year

By 16 April 2014

Samsung has revealed that it is working on at least two Tizen phones and an Android based smartwatch due for release this year . Yoon Han-kil, senior vice president of Samsung's product strategy team, told Reuters that the company plans to release a top-end... >>

Samsung Gear 2 vs Gear 2 Neo vs Galaxy Gear: What's the difference?

Samsung Gear 2 vs Gear 2 Neo vs Galaxy Gear: What's the difference?

By 11 April 2014

Samsung isn't giving up on the wearables market, following measly sales of its Galaxy Gear smartwatch from 2013. Instead, it's back with two new versions; the Gear 2 and the Neo. We've rounded up the key differences between the three versions, seeing... >>

LG G Watch release date: By July and less than £180 in the UK (hands-on pictures)

LG G Watch release date: By July and less than £180 in the UK (hands-on pictures)

By 8 April 2014

LG has confirmed to Pocket-lint that its new LG G Watch, powered by Google's new Android Wear operating system, will be available before July and for less than £180 in the UK.  Showing the device at a product showcase in Weybridge, the prototype of... >>

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

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

By 7 April 2014

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... >>