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Future of wearables unknown, but things are looking good
The wearables market is growing at a rapid pace, and while there is much work left to be done, the future appears to be great.
NPD: Smartwatch ownership will start to pressure fitness trackers
More consumers will begin purchasing smartwatches, and that will pressure fitness trackers.
Poll: Six percent of Americans plan to purchase Apple Watch
Recent poll finds about six percent of Americans plan to purchase an Apple Watch.
Apple Watch should help boost interest, sales of rival smartwatches
The Apple Watch should help drive interest in Android-powered smartwatches, which are available for a lower price tag.
Alcatel Onetouch Watch pre-orders now open, Apr. 30 launch date
You can now pre-order the Alcatel Onetouch Watch if you want.
FDA has not been overly aggressive with Apple Watch regulation
The Apple Watch didn't need overly aggressive regulation from the FDA.
Apple Watch has great opportunity to kick start wearables movement
The wearables market won't live or die by the Apple Watch, but it certainly couldn't hurt
Fitbit: Wearables show great potential in the health industry
Wearables may be popular among consumers, but show true potential in health industry.
Tim Cook: Apple Watch could replace car keys for newer vehicles
The Apple Watch could be used to replace car keys and has other appealing features, according to Apple CEO Tim Cook.
LG's unveils Watch Urbane LTE, lets you make calls from your wrist
LG's new Watch Urbane LTE allows smartwatch users to make calls and NFC payments without a smartphone.
Pebble CEO says his company isn't intimidated by Apple Watch
Pebble knows the wearables industry will be shaken up by the Apple Watch, but company isn't intimidated.
UPDATE: More Pebble smartwatch information leaked and removed
A leaked image of Pebble's new smartwatch has been exposed, showing off the color screen before being removed.
Gartner: Strong growth in wearables in 2015, up 38% from 2014
Gartner expects the wearables market to boom in 2015, rising 38 percent year-over-year.
CCS Insight: Apple Watch will sell 20 million units by end of 2015
CCS Insight predicts Apple will be able to ship 20 million Apple watch units by the end of the year.
Apple ordered up to 6 million smartwatches, preparing for launch
The Apple Watch is launching in April, and Apple wants to be well prepared after ordering 5-6 million units.
Ryanair looks to create solutions for passengers wearing smartwatches
Ryanair will give smartwatch owners additional features.
Smartphone apps able to track physical activity as good as wearables
Smartphone apps are able to track physical activity and data just as well as smartphones, Penn survey reveals.
ASUS looks toward one week smartphone battery charges
ASUS chairman Jonney Shih says technology advancements will see their smartwatch reach a 7-day charge cycle in the future.
Watchit is a universal smartwatch charging station
Worried about your nightly-charged Smartwatch? Check out this fancy universal charging station.
Analyst claims the Apple Watch will go on sale this March
Analyst Ming Chi Kuo from KGI Securities claims the new Apple smartwatch will be released in March and sell 5 million units before the close of April.
Apple Watch has great potential, but smartwatches may be too gimmicky
The Apple Watch should help greatly promote the smartwatch market, but could still be too gimmicky for casual consumers.
NPD: Smartwatches attracting different customers than fitness wearable
The wearable market is growing, but trying to appeal to drastically different demographics, The NPD Group discovers.
GUESS Watches debuts its Connect smartwatch wearable at CES
GUESS Watches introduces its Connect smartwatch, as wearables continue to take over Las Vegas.
Garmin introduces vivofit 2 activity tracker wearable
Garmin introduces the vivofit 2 fitness wearable.
Introducing the nevo solar, the world's first solar powered smartwatch
Smartwatch maker nevo introduces the solar, the world's first solar powered analog smartwatch - available this August.
Smart devices get smaller - are Smart Rings worth the time of day?
Technology is pushing further towards portability and decreasing sizes - are Smart Rings going a little too far?
LifeApps Digital Media Inc. Continues to Expand its Product Lines and Distribution Channels While Increasing Revenues
TAG Heuer plans to compete in smartwatch market, create partnerships
TAG Heuer may have been hesitant of the smartwatch market, but will create partnerships and complete potential acquisitions to be competitive.
Sony working on e-paper smartwatch, as innovation is critical
Sony will rely on its PlayStation business, but is still trying to innovate at a time when restructuring and new business is critical.
Swiss watchmakers fight back against smartwatch digital copies
Swiss watchmakers demand upwards of $15,000 for a custom watch, and aren't happy users get them for free with Android apps.
Pebble update see's 80 languages added and Android app support
Pebble's smartwatch see's extensive language support and increased Android OS useability.
50% of consumers thinking of a smart wristband will buy a smartwatch
Half of consumers in the market for a smart wristband next year will instead choose a smartwatch.
Swatch tries to jump into smartwatch market on its own terms
Swatch wants to have a bigger presence in the growing smartwatch market, but doesn't mind going it alone.
Samsung, Pebble control more than 90 percent of smartwatch market
Recent NPD report says Samsung and Pebble clearly dominate the US smartwatch market, with more than 90 percent market share at the moment.
Ringly smart ring alerts users of calls, texts, and email
Ringly smart ring looks like a piece of jewelry but has electronics and a battery inside to allow it to sync with a smartphone to offer notifications.
Microsoft Surface watch specs leak in dubious fashion
Microsoft Surface Watch spotted in NYC with leaked details on the watch ahead of official unveil.
Microsoft reportedly ready to jump into crowded smartwatch market
Microsoft is the latest major technology company ready to jump into an extremely crowded smartwatch market that will only continue to grow.
Samsung patent app for new smartwatch shows image recognition and more
Samsung has a new patent app that outlines a smartwatch with some interesting new features including image recognition and gesture control.
Samsung Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, and Gear Fit pre-orders start now
Amazon has all three of Samsung's new wearables up for pre-order including the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, and Gear Fit.
New video details elegant watch bands for Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch
Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch is the epitome of refined wearable design, and now the best looking smartwatch in the world has classy wrist bands to match.
Sony SmartWatch 2 Review
Sony's SmartWatch 2 is a great second try by the company. Funny thing is, I didn't use it much as a watch. Let's see what Anthony thinks of it.
Motorola unveils the Moto 360, first smartwatch based on Android Wear
Motorola will be the first to release a Google Android Wear based smartwatch and it will be named the Moto 360.
Google unveils Android Wear, a new operating system for smartwatches
Google has just forked Android and built an entirely new operating system designed just for smartwatches.
This concept from Balogh is what smartwatches should look like
Google, LG, Apple, and Samsung need to take notes from this smartwatch design.
Blocks modular smartwatch lets the user configure their wearable
Blocks Modular smartwatch is customizable by the user and aiming at mid-2015 launch.
Was this the ill-fated Nexus Gem smartwatch from Google
Newly leaked photos are said to be of the Nexus Gem, a smartwatch from Google that never made it to market.
Broadcom unveils new energy efficient GPS chip for smartwatches
Broadcom's new chip will bring better GPS functionality to smartwatches without killing the battery as fast.
RumorTT: iOS8 to feature Healthbook, other health tracking features
Apple said to be including health-tracking software in iOS8. Is the iWatch launch imminent?
RumorTT: Apple to launch iWatch in October of 2014
Apple could release its iWatch smartwatch in October of 2014 alongside the iPhone 6.