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Qualcomm Toq smartwatch price cut to $250

Qualcomm Toq smartwatch price cut to $250

By 24 February 2014

Qualcomm updated its online store on Monday, dropping the price of its Toq smartwatch from $350 to $250, after it sat as one of the most expensive wearables on the market. Qualcomm's Toq smartwatch became a lot cheaper and maybe more attractive for customers,... >>

Samsung Gear Fit fitness band with curved AMOLED display debuts at Unpacked

Samsung Gear Fit fitness band with curved AMOLED display debuts at Unpacked

By 24 February 2014

Samsung has just shown off the Gear Fit at Unpacked, emphasising that its first foray into the fitness niche can be used as a standalone or a companion device for staying connected while on the go. The Gear Fit is a fitness band, and it has many health-tracking... >>

Hands-on: Samsung Gear Fit review

Hands-on: Samsung Gear Fit review

By 24 February 2014

The Samsung Gear Fit is, as the name suggests, a fitness band that has joined Samsung's growing family of wearable devices. Announced at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona, we had the chance to get one on our wrist to see what it offers. The first... >>

Plantronics BackBeat Fit brings Bluetooth stereo to exercise

Plantronics BackBeat Fit brings Bluetooth stereo to exercise

By 24 February 2014

Plantronics is best know for Bluetooth headsets, but since the BackBeat Go 2 launched it's been doing well with Bluetooth stereo headsets. Now the Plantronics BackBeat Fit has been unveiled at MWC. The sports headphones offer a sweat-resistant, highly... >>

First run: Under Armour Speedform (2014) review

First run: Under Armour Speedform (2014) review

By 22 February 2014

The Under armour Speedform is a new running shoe that takes a very different approach to what Nike, Adidas, and others are doing. Its approach is to come at it from a garment perspective. That's fitting seeing as the company is famous for compression... >>

FitBit Force sales halted, recalled after causing skin irritation for some users

FitBit Force sales halted, recalled after causing skin irritation for some users

By 21 February 2014

FitBit announced on Friday that it will voluntarily recall its Force fitness tracker, following a "small number" of customers seeing skin irritation after normal use.  FitBit said a small percentage of Force customers reported the issue. However it... >>

Qualcomm Toq review
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Qualcomm Toq review

By 21 February 2014

Qualcomm has a smartwatch, and it’s called Toq. As in tick tock. It’s a nifty little wearable that serves as a companion device to an Android smartphone, and if you're based in the US you can purchase it right now should you so desire. But there is... >>

Nike's love affair with Apple about to end, hiring Android SDK developers

Nike's love affair with Apple about to end, hiring Android SDK developers

By 21 February 2014

Nike and Apple have only had eyes for each other for years. But it looks like that's about to change as Nike has begun advertising for Android SDK developers. Until now Nike has used iOS as the only mobile platform compatible with its kit like the FuelBand... >>

Happy Birthday! Pocket-lint is 11 today

Happy Birthday! Pocket-lint is 11 today

By 19 February 2014

It feels like only yesterday that we were enjoying the big one-zero, but a year on and the world has changed again. As is always the case with technology, it has done so quickly and with some amazing products. Smartwatches are trying to get onto our wrists,... >>

Hands-on: GeoPalz ibitz BLE pedometer and kids app review

Hands-on: GeoPalz ibitz BLE pedometer and kids app review

By 19 February 2014

There's no shortage of gadgets out there that'll count your steps and measure your activity, but that hasn't stopped GeoPalz from showing off a clip-on dongle for the whole family at the 2014 NYC Toy Fair. It's called ibitz. Originally launched in 2013,... >>