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All-new Pebble tipped: Thinner, brighter and colour

All-new Pebble tipped: Thinner, brighter and colour

By 20 February 2015

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... >>

HTC Petra smartwatch: Release date, rumours, and everything you need to know

HTC Petra smartwatch: Release date, rumours, and everything you need to know

By 19 February 2015

Mobile World Congress is just around the corner, and among the many things expected to debut at the show, one device in particular from HTC is standing out. And, no... it's not a smartphone. It is a wearable - or rather a smartwatch - called HTC Petra,... >>

Choose your Apple Watch: All the straps and styles

Choose your Apple Watch: All the straps and styles

By 18 February 2015

With three different models and a number of different straps, there will be a lots of deciding to do when Apple launches the Apple Watch in April. While the functionality of the watch will be the same across the board, how it will look will vary drastically.... >>

Apple Watch had health features cut, this isn’t the watch Apple wanted

Apple Watch had health features cut, this isn’t the watch Apple wanted

By 17 February 2015

The Apple Watch will arrive to the excitement of many except, it seems, Apple. According to The Wall Street Journal Apple planned to make a watch with far more health sensors but failed to create it in time. According to the WSJ report Apple wanted to... >>

Best smartwatches to look forward to in 2015

Best smartwatches to look forward to in 2015

By 16 February 2015

To hear watch without the word smart in front of it will soon be indicative of a heirloom description. Even luxury watch brands are embracing smartwatches, so 2015 is clearly the year of the intelligent wrist adornment. But what can we expect to come... >>

LG Watch Urbane: A classic design twist on the G Watch R

LG Watch Urbane: A classic design twist on the G Watch R

By 16 February 2015

LG is releasing a new smartwatch - the LG Watch Urbane - a classic reworking of its G Watch R. The Watch Urbane has been designed to look like a classic timepiece, with a metal body and stitched leather strap, resulting in an Android Wear watch that looks... >>

Goodbye batteries, skin powered gadgets are finally here

Goodbye batteries, skin powered gadgets are finally here

By 3 February 2015

Wearables and smart clothing are going to be appearing in huge numbers in 2015 but the problem with them will always be the same – power. Or will it? A breakthrough flexible nanogenerator, revealed at the MEMS 2015 conference last week, could fix power... >>

Time is running out to enter the Asus Face the Future Design Contest

Time is running out to enter the Asus Face the Future Design Contest

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Fancy winning an ASUS ZenWatch? What about designing a watch face that will be available to all ZenWatch owners around the world? If you think you've got what it takes then there is still time (geddit) to enter the Asus Face the Future Design Contest.... >>

Withings Activité Pop review: Forget Swiss Made, this budget option is brilliant
4 out of 5

Withings Activité Pop review: Forget Swiss Made, this budget option is brilliant

By 28 January 2015

First came the Swiss Made Activité smartwatch from Withings with its shiny metal exterior, curved circular glass, leather straps, and hefty £320 price tag. For those struggling to justify such expense for what is effectively a very nice watch meets... >>

Apple Watch release date, price and everything you need to know

Apple Watch release date, price and everything you need to know

By 27 January 2015

The Apple Watch has been announced and with it has come plenty of questions about price, release date and even speculation about specs. But plenty of information is already available. We've rounded it all up here, including rumours information about dates... >>