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New colour screen Pebble leaked early... by Pebble

New colour screen Pebble leaked early... by Pebble

By 23 February 2015

Pebble has unwittingly leaked its own major announcement a day early. The company was planning to official unveil an all-new smartwatch model tomorrow, Tuesday 24 February prior to hands-on opportunities during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona early... >>

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... >>

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... >>

Samsung to unveil round smartwatch with wireless charging at MWC 2015 in March?

Samsung to unveil round smartwatch with wireless charging at MWC 2015 in March?

By 19 January 2015

Samsung may reveal yet another smartwatch at Mobile World Congress 2015 in March. Unlike its current offerings this watch should be round and charge wirelessly. According to SamMobile sources Samsung's new watch, codenamed Orbis, will come with wireless... >>