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Sony shows off new unannounced smartwatch on Facebook

Sony shows off new unannounced smartwatch on Facebook

On a Facebook page advertising its new SmartBand wearable, Sony posted an image of a person wearing a black smartwatch by the poolside. The interesting thing is that it does not look like any Sony product out there. It could likely be a new model to
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Samsung Gear Solo to launch in IFA Berlin

Samsung Gear Solo to launch in IFA Berlin

A recent report said that the “Gear Solo” ‘is expected to have its own universal subscriber identity module (USIM) card’. It is expected to debut at Berlin’s IFA in September. This will be Samsung’s sixth wearable device, after the Galaxy Gear, Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo,
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LG teaser leads to G Watch R

LG teaser leads to G Watch R

A brief 30-second teaser trailer, posted as unlisted on LG Mobile Global’s YouTube page, suggests that the smartwatch will be rounded in a manner similar to that of the Moto 360. Shortly after, the company revealed the G Watch R, their new smartwatch that boasts a
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ESPN app is now available on the Pebble

ESPN app is now available on the Pebble

Your Pebble will now be able to bring you the latest sports scores from your favorite teams to your wrist. It will vibrate each time a score is updated and you can view these updates right on your wrist. You can track multiple games at a go
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Apple granted curved touchscreen panel patent

Apple granted curved touchscreen panel patent

Originally filed by Apple in 2010, U.S. patent 8,808,483 covers a method to create a curved touchscreen panel. Currently no Apple product comes with a curved display, but a good use of one would be in a smartwatch or fitness band of sorts. The curved display
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Sony Smartwatch 3 to launch at IFA but not with Android Wear

Sony Smartwatch 3 to launch at IFA but not with Android Wear

A recent report suggest that Sony will launch the third iteration of its smartwatch at IFA 2014 in Berlin, Germany on September 3.. Interestingly, it seems that Sony will not go with Android Wear but run the Smartwatch 3 on its own smartwatch OS instead. It
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Custom ROM for Tizen-based Galaxy Gear released

Custom ROM for Tizen-based Galaxy Gear released

While the first Samsung Galaxy Gear ran on Android, the second generation of Samsung’s smartwatches, the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo ran on Tizen. Now, the first generation Gear smartwatches are able to run on Tizen as well. Now, developers are able to use the
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Apple iWatch delayed until 2015?

Apple iWatch delayed until 2015?

According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple might be planning to hold back the launch of the iWatch until 2015. Based on several other reports, Kup suggested that the delay is largely caused by difficulty in manufacturing the device. We reiterate our view that iWatch,
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LG designers join the Pebble team

Pebble has brought a pair of high profile designers from LG onto its product and design team. Itai Vonshak will run of Pebble’s product and UX team while Liron Damir will be the head of design. They join Henry Levak, who was also previously from LG.
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Best Buy’s website shows Moto 360 priced at $250

Best Buy’s website shows Moto 360 priced at $250

According to a Best Buy product page, a Moto 360 smartwatch will cost you $250. This seems reasonable compared to the $300 Samsung Gear 2 and $230 LG G Watch. Here are some specs of the product being listed: 1.5-inch backlit LCD touch screen 512MB of
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