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People given a $20 Casio watch and told it’s an Apple iWatch, cue hilarious reactions

People given a $20 Casio watch and told it’s an Apple iWatch, cue hilarious reactions

By 31 July 2014

The Jimmy Kimmel American comedy show gave unsuspected pedestrians a $20 Casio watch with an Apple logo and asked what they thought. The reactions were funny to the point of cringing. In the lead up to the rumoured release of the Apple iWatch lots of... >>

Samsung patents reveal smartwatches with round displays, just like Moto 360

Samsung patents reveal smartwatches with round displays, just like Moto 360

By 31 July 2014

Round is in...when it comes to smartwatches anyway. The Moto 360 is all the rage right now, mostly due to its unique and round design. So it makes sense that Samsung, which has been dabbling in the smartwatch trend for a whle now, would file a few patents... >>

Bluetooth watches needn't look naff, Casio Edifice EQB-500 bucks trend

Bluetooth watches needn't look naff, Casio Edifice EQB-500 bucks trend

By 29 July 2014

Casio has officially announced that the Casio Edifice EQB-500 will be coming to the UK in September. The watch, which was originally spied at the BaselWorld watch event in Switzerland in March, looks like a classic timepiece, but comes with Bluetooth... >>

Want an Apple iWatch early? Just 3D print one in your colour now

Want an Apple iWatch early? Just 3D print one in your colour now

By 23 July 2014

Apple's iWatch is eagerly anticipated for a September unveiling. But since it’s all rumour for now, one designer has taken matters into his own hands, allowing anyone to 3D print an iWatch, of sorts. University of Edinburgh design graduate Stewart Davies,... >>

Apple's iWatch is actually called the iTime, reveals new patent

Apple's iWatch is actually called the iTime, reveals new patent

By 22 July 2014

Apple has just been granted a patent for a smartwatch-type device that features augmented strap capabilities, support for arm and wrist gestures, and multiple advanced sensors. Oh, and one patent illustration called it the iTime. Published by the US Patent... >>

Samsung Gear Fit review
3.5 out of 5

Samsung Gear Fit review

By 22 July 2014

Samsung launched its flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone earlier this year and alongside it came a trio of smartwatches: the Samsung Gear Fit, as its name suggests, being the more sporty device than either the Gear 2 or more affordable Gear 2 Neo. The Fit is... >>

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... >>

Apple iWatch pictures: The best leaked photos and concepts in one place

Apple iWatch pictures: The best leaked photos and concepts in one place

By 21 July 2014

Apple's iWatch has never been more talked about as the rumour mill gets up to speed ahead of its expected reveal this September. Apple is rumoured to be unveiling its new larger iPhone 6 this September alongside a second larger iPhone Air. But it won't... >>

A week in reviews: 14 - 18 July

A week in reviews: 14 - 18 July

By 19 July 2014

From electric hybrid cars to 4K action cameras, and the latest wearable tech, it's been a busy week at Pocket-lint HQ. Two major products hit the shelves this week: the Nokia Lumia 930 will be among the last handsets to receive the Nokia badge; while... >>

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... >>