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LG Watch Urbane second edition: Massive Android Wear watch with LTE connectivity

LG Watch Urbane second edition: Massive Android Wear watch with LTE connectivity

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In the shadow of the LGs’ main event today, there appeared a successor to LGs’ first Android Wear smartwatch, the Watch UrbaneCalled the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE, the new watch includes several fresh features, including a heart rate monitor,... >>

LG Watch Urbane 2 vs LG Watch Urbane: What's the difference?

LG Watch Urbane 2 vs LG Watch Urbane: What's the difference?

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The Watch Urbane 2, or second edition, has just been announced by LG, bringing the very latest features to its line-up of smartwatches and expanding the offering of Android Wear.Its namesake the LG Watch Urbane was introduced at Mobile World Congress... >>

LG Watch Urbane 2 revealed: LTE, built-in GPS, and more

LG Watch Urbane 2 revealed: LTE, built-in GPS, and more

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LG has announced the latest version of its Watch Urbane, with this second edition watch offering a full range of wireless connections, including 4G and 3G. The new LG Watch Urbane 2 will be showcased at the launch of the LG V10 in NYC on 1 October.The... >>

Tag Heuer Carrera Wearable 01 smartwatch gets release date, price and OS announced

Tag Heuer Carrera Wearable 01 smartwatch gets release date, price and OS announced

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If you thought Apple Watch was luxury, wait until the classic luxury watch makers start revealing their kit. And that wait won't be too long now as Tag Heuer has announced its Carrera Wearable 01 smartwatch will be unveiled on 9 November.The Tag Heuer... >>

Fossil, like Tag Heuer, teams up with Intel and Google for range of wearables

Fossil, like Tag Heuer, teams up with Intel and Google for range of wearables

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Fossil, the well-established fashion brand, has just announced three new smartwatch devices it's created with Google and Intel. We first heard about these back in August but now know the device are being called Fossil Q.Since Fossil is fashion focused... >>

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... >>

Watch complications: What is Apple talking about?

Watch complications: What is Apple talking about?

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Over the past year, the world of tech that we inhabit has been exposed to a new vernacular. As companies diversify product offerings, we've seen new terms appear, crawling out of presentations and press releases, with little thought as to whether they're... >>

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... >>

You can now download WatchOS 2, Apple Watch's first major software update

You can now download WatchOS 2, Apple Watch's first major software update

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Apple has begun rolling out WatchOS 2 to the public. It is the first major update to Apple Watch's software.The update brings many new features and capabilities, including the ability to run native apps on the watch itself (rather than the iPhone). Also,... >>

Apple Watch review: 5 months with Apple's smartwatch
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Apple Watch review: 5 months with Apple's smartwatch

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Before it even went on sale the Apple Watch, which some affectionately call the iWatch, polarised opinion around the globe. Six months on from initial launch and it's still up against a multitude of challengers, with the number seemingly growing by the... >>

Apple WatchOS 2 explored: 10 reasons to upgrade your Apple Watch

Apple WatchOS 2 explored: 10 reasons to upgrade your Apple Watch

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Apple has released WatchOS 2, a major update to its operating system that powers the Apple Watch.The new OS, first announced in June but now available for all Apple Watch owners, brings a host of new features to the smartwatch and fixes a couple of issues... >>

Timex launches Metropolitan+ analogue smartwatch to track activity in style

Timex launches Metropolitan+ analogue smartwatch to track activity in style

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Watch manufacturer Timex has announced its first connected smartwatch, sort of. The Timex Metropolitan+ is a classic faced analogue watch with activity tracking technology.The activity tracking is transmitted via Bluetooth to a connected smartphone. This... >>

Apple delays watchOS 2 rollout, not coming today

Apple delays watchOS 2 rollout, not coming today

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Apple will not be releasing watchOS 2 today as planned, the company has confirmed to Pocket-lint. It cites a bug that is taking longer than expected to fix, causing a delay as to when the operating system can be made available. "We have discovered a... >>

Apple Watch Hermes: First fashion partnership creates unique offering (pictures)

Apple Watch Hermes: First fashion partnership creates unique offering (pictures)

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Apple has teamed up with Hermes to create the Apple Watch Hermes for those that want something a little more fashion focused on their wrist.The new variant of the Apple Watch Hermès starts at £1,000 for the 38 mm stainless steel case with the Single... >>

New Apple Watch models available today, Apple Watch OS 2 coming 16 September

New Apple Watch models available today, Apple Watch OS 2 coming 16 September

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Apple has announced a number of new Apple Watch apps that are coming along with Watch OS 2. Plus, two new styles of Watch will be available from later today.Alongside the more than 10,000 apps that are already available on the Watch, Facebook Messenger... >>

Will HTC Halfbeak be firm’s first Android Wear smartwatch or will it just be another HTC Petra?

Will HTC Halfbeak be firm’s first Android Wear smartwatch or will it just be another HTC Petra?

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HTC is once again rumoured to be dipping its toes into smartwatch waters with a device codenamed the HTC Halfbeak.Even though the company has been listed as a key partner for Android Wear by Google in the past, a wearable device has failed to materialise... >>

Moto 360 Sport is an athletic lean on Moto's new smartwatch

Moto 360 Sport is an athletic lean on Moto's new smartwatch

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Amidst the announcements for Motorola's new Android Wear devices was the Moto 360 Sport. It's the athletic cousin to the two new 360 devices launched by Motorola.The big difference between this smartwatch and the others is that there is a silicone strap... >>

iHealth Wave wants to track swimming, activity and sleep without using buttons

iHealth Wave wants to track swimming, activity and sleep without using buttons

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iHealth specialises in wellness, rather than simple health tracking. For this reason it's pushing swimming tracking which can be used to recover from injuries as well as enhance fitness. The iHealth Wave is the fitness tracker it wants to help make these... >>

The Samsung Gear S2 watch faces, in pictures

The Samsung Gear S2 watch faces, in pictures

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The Samsung Gear S2 and Gear S2 Classic smartwatches were unveiled by Samsung at the IFA 2015 trade-show. We got hands-on time and managed to snap all the watch faces on offer.Samsung did point out that on certain faces it is possible to personalise the... >>

Runtastic Moment smartwatches show that fitness tracking and style can go hand-in-hand

Runtastic Moment smartwatches show that fitness tracking and style can go hand-in-hand

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Runtastic might be better known for smartphone and smartwatch applications but the Adidas-owned company has been putting its name to hardware too in recent times.There are sports watches, heart rate monitors, even a weighing scale with the Runtastic logo... >>

Samsung Gear S2 3G vs Samsung Gear S: What's the difference?

Samsung Gear S2 3G vs Samsung Gear S: What's the difference?

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Samsung has announced the Samsung Gear S2, its first round smartwatch.The watch is actually being offered in three distinct models, with the standard Gear S2 being the flagship device. The other models include the Gear S2 Classic, which has a more familiar... >>

Samsung Gear S2 Classic hands-on: Ultimate style with all the smarts

Samsung Gear S2 Classic hands-on: Ultimate style with all the smarts

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Samsung has ramped up its design game for the Galaxy S6 already, now it's doing the same with its smartwatches. The Gear S2 Classic is the premium version of its latest Gear S2 smartwatch.Featuring a slimmer rotating bezel than the Gear S2, this is the... >>

Watch the Samsung Gear S2 launch right here, we have the IFA 2015 showcase livestream

Watch the Samsung Gear S2 launch right here, we have the IFA 2015 showcase livestream

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Although Samsung has already unveiled its Gear S2 smartwatch, including the specifications, there's still a lot of mystery about the device and we're yet to see it in the flesh, rather than just press images.It will be shown off for the first time during... >>

Don't touch the watch: LG Watch Urbane Luxe glitters behind glass

Don't touch the watch: LG Watch Urbane Luxe glitters behind glass

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One of the devices we were really looking forward to getting our hands on at IFA 2015, was the LG Watch Urbane Luxe.Recently announced, this limited edition version of the Watch Urbane is rather special. It's 23-karat gold for starters, has an alligator... >>

New Moto 360: Two sizes, sleeker design, but still has that black bar on the face (hands-on)

New Moto 360: Two sizes, sleeker design, but still has that black bar on the face (hands-on)

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This is the new Moto 360 (not the Moto 360 2 as was widely touted) Android Wear smartwatch. It's a sleeker smartwatch than its predecessor, embodying a number of tweaks and enhancements. But it's still got that darn black band at the bottom of the watch... >>

Sony Wena smartwatch moves the brains to the bracelet

Sony Wena smartwatch moves the brains to the bracelet

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At the end of the Sony press conference at IFA 2015 in Berlin, the company's CEO Kazuo Hirai mentioned a new smartwatch it was working on going by the name of Wena. It launched earlier this week on Sony's First Flight crowdfunding platform and it is part... >>

Moto 360 2: What's the story so far?

Moto 360 2: What's the story so far?

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Lenovo-owned Motorola has just unveiled the Moto 360 2.The Android Wear-powered watch is actually called the new Moto 360, and it's available in two different sizes (42mm and 46mm) as well as a sport version called Moto 360 Sport. You can read about the... >>

New Moto 360 comes in two sizes and a sport version, but the 'flat tyre' screen remains

New Moto 360 comes in two sizes and a sport version, but the 'flat tyre' screen remains

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Lenovo-owned Motorola just made the new Moto 360 official, by unveiling what it calls "the new Moto 360 collection".The Android Wear smartwatch collection primarily includes two different-sized models: 42mm and 46mm. Pricing for the models depends on... >>

Huawei Watch officially priced from €399, now available for pre-order

Huawei Watch officially priced from €399, now available for pre-order

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Huawei has taken to the stage at IFA 2015 to announce that the Huawei Watch is now officially on sale, with pre-orders opening in the US from 2 September. The Huawei Watch, Huawei's first Android Wear smartwatch, was first introduced at MWC 2015 where... >>

Latest Moto 360 2 render shows off fancy gold and silver variants

Latest Moto 360 2 render shows off fancy gold and silver variants

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Due to several leaks within recent weeks, we know what the next-generation Moto 360 looks like, but that doesn't mean we aren't eager to get a closer look at the upcoming watch's pricey models.Evan Blass (@evleaks) has shared a new render of the Moto... >>

LG Watch Urbane Luxe: You can now get LG's watch in 23-carat gold

LG Watch Urbane Luxe: You can now get LG's watch in 23-carat gold

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LG's Urbane Watch now comes decked out in gold and with alligator skin, which is perfect for those of you who are gaudy or have a tonne of spare cash.The company has taken its Android Wear watch and cloaked the body in 23-carat gold. It's also given the... >>

Samsung Gear S2: What's the story so far?

Samsung Gear S2: What's the story so far?

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Samsung confirmed at its Samsung Unpacked event in August, in which it unveiled the Galaxy Note 5 and the S6 edge Plus, that the there was more to come in the near future, and then it quickly showed off a round smartwatch.It's no secret that Samsung has... >>

Samsung Gear S2 announced: Tizen-powered, NFC for payments, comes in two models

Samsung Gear S2 announced: Tizen-powered, NFC for payments, comes in two models

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Ahead of an event set for this week in Berlin, Samsung has taken the wraps off its new Gear S2 smartwatch. It actually announced two Gear S2 watches, with one model being aimed at traditional watch-wearers.It's no secret that Samsung had a new watch in... >>

Motorola's next Moto 360 might also arrive with a 'sport' version this autumn

Motorola's next Moto 360 might also arrive with a 'sport' version this autumn

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It looks like Apple isn't the only watch maker creating entirely separate devices in its lineup for the athletic-minded.Everyone knows by now that Lenovo-owned Motorola is getting ready to unveil the next-generation Moto 360 in the form of two watches... >>

Your iPhone will now work with Android Wear: Here's what you need to know

Your iPhone will now work with Android Wear: Here's what you need to know

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Those of you who own an iPhone and want to own a smartwatch other than Apple Watch will be overjoyed to learn that Google has heard your woes and made Android Wear compatible with iPhone.That's right. Your iPhone will now work with any Android Wear watch.... >>

Huawei's gold-plated Android Wear watch works with... iPhone?

Huawei's gold-plated Android Wear watch works with... iPhone?

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Huawei is getting ready to launch a gold Android Wear watch called Huawei Watch, according to a pre-order page that's live on Amazon, but the most interesting thing about this upcoming product is that it works with iPhone.The listing on Amazon has revealed... >>

Latest Moto 360 2 leak: Here's what the smaller 'Moto 360S' supposedly looks like

Latest Moto 360 2 leak: Here's what the smaller 'Moto 360S' supposedly looks like

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Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch is due to be refreshed, and the new version is thought to come in two different sizes. A set of recently-leaked images purportedly even shows what the two sizes will look like. A report published by the US Federal Communications... >>

A Samsung exec just shared this IG pic of the upcoming Gear S2 on his wrist

A Samsung exec just shared this IG pic of the upcoming Gear S2 on his wrist

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Samsung doesn't want you to forget that it has a round smartwatch coming.A Samsung executive wants you to remember so badly that he went and posted a photo of himself wearing the yet-to-be-released wearable to his Instagram. This isn't an accidental... >>

Swatch CEO calls Apple Watch an "interesting toy", outlines plans for NFC Swatch

Swatch CEO calls Apple Watch an "interesting toy", outlines plans for NFC Swatch

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In an interview with Swiss paper Tages-Anzeiger, Swatch Group CEO Nick Hayek candidly outlines smartwatch plans for the Swiss company moving forward, while taking the opportunity to call out manufacturers like Apple, Samsung and Sony for their rivalling... >>

Somebody actually saw Moto 360 2 while on a Chicago train and snuck a pic

Somebody actually saw Moto 360 2 while on a Chicago train and snuck a pic

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Some guy in Chicago spotted the Moto 360 2 while out and about, then managed to sneakily grab a photo of it, and post it to Google+.Gerrit Gödecke said he saw it while on a Chicago commuter train, where there's apparently a "good chance" of catching... >>

Apple Watch smart bands that connect to watch's hidden port might launch in 2016

Apple Watch smart bands that connect to watch's hidden port might launch in 2016

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Apple might be working on new accessories for the Apple Watch. They're described as "smart bands" and could launch by next year.A Czech website has claimed the Cupertino-based company plans to announce new bands that plug into the hidden data port on... >>

Android Wear can now Google Translate your conversations: This is how it works

Android Wear can now Google Translate your conversations: This is how it works

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The world is a big place, and it's filled with people who speak many, many different languages. That can sometimes cause problems for you should you want to travel or even strike up a conversation with someone new. You never know if someone will understand... >>

Intel’s future vision: Robot butlers, fashion wearables, super-fast SSD and RealSense prevail at IDF 2015

Intel’s future vision: Robot butlers, fashion wearables, super-fast SSD and RealSense prevail at IDF 2015

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At the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) 2015 it's all go this year: we've seen automated robot butlers, Fossil unveiling a glimpse of its forthcoming fashion smart wearables, Razer jumping on board Intel's RealSense technology in its new Twitch-friendly camera,... >>

Samsung Gear S2: Get a brief look at the watch's interface in teaser vid

Samsung Gear S2: Get a brief look at the watch's interface in teaser vid

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Samsung wants to get you pumped for the Gear S2, so it has just released a version of the promo video it showed off at an event last week. It basically teases the watch's interface and a few watch-optimised apps.Many people are already excited about... >>

Fossil Android Wear smartwatch to arrive October, powered by Intel technology

Fossil Android Wear smartwatch to arrive October, powered by Intel technology

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Intel and Fossil Group announced a partnership in September 2014, and now we're seeing the fruits of that as tangible product at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) 2015. Yep, Fossil will release its first fashion smartwatch, an as-yet-unnamed Android Wear... >>