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Samsung Gear 2 And Gear Fit Reportedly Expensive To Repair

04/22/2014, While the Samsung Gear 2 and the Gear Fit aren’t exactly cheap devices, it seems that if for whatever reason they get spoilt and you’re not covered by warranty, there’s a good chance that you’d be better off buying a new device rather than...

Insurance Companies Could Subsidize iWatch, According To Analyst

04/13/2014, Apple’s iPhones are typically subsidized by carriers, which makes sense since carriers provide the service that the iPhone needs in order for some of its functions to work, like making calls or sending text messages (VoIP and instant messenger apps not...

iFixit: Samsung Gear 2 Battery Easily Replaced

04/09/2014, The folks over at iFixit certainly do take their craft seriously, learning how to dismantle each new device that comes out, so that us consumers do not need to go through the same process. Along the way, they do share details such as the overall...

iWatch Circuit Board Samples Reportedly Being Sent To Apple [Rumor]

04/09/2014, According to a report from yesterday, it was rumored that Apple could finally be taking the wraps off its rumored iWatch later this year, Q3 2014 to be exact. Now thanks to a new rumor from DigiTimes, that timeframe has been somewhat corroborated as they...

LG G Watch Pegged For July Release, Priced At £180

04/08/2014, When Google announced Android Wear, they also announced some companies that would be taking advantage of its platform which included LG and Motorola. While LG did tease some press images of the G Watch on its Facebook page, the company did not mention...

Apple iWatch Rumored For Q3 2014 Launch

04/08/2014, The Apple iWatch has been rumored about for quite a while now. In fact we have been hearing about the rumored device for more than a year now so we guess it’s either the device is fake and does not exist, or it could be that it is nearing its official...

Will.i.am To Launch Smartwatch This July

04/06/2014, Musician Will.i.am is many things. He’s a singer, producer, happens to be on Intel’s payroll and has even created iPhone accessories. Now most of the time celebrities just lend their names to a brand and get a big cheque in return, they...

Pebble 2.1.1 Update Unbricks The Smartwatch

04/03/2014, Remember the other day we reported that the latest Pebble 2.1 update essentially bricked the smartwatch? The update basically turned the smartwatch into a regular watch as all it could do is tell the time and whenever the app was launched, it would crash....

Pebble 2.1 Update Reportedly Causing Some Watches To Brick

04/01/2014, Heads up Pebble smartwatch users, if you’re planning on updating your Pebble smartwatch to the latest Pebble 2.1 update, you might want to hold off for a bit. While getting updates is usually a good thing as they tend to add improvements, new features,...

Apple Reportedly Tried To Hire Swiss Watchmakers For iWatch

03/28/2014, Is the iWatch real? At the moment it seems like the device is merely a rumor and we have no way of knowing if it really exists, but as the saying goes, when there’s smoke, there’s fire. Recently a report from the Financial Timesseems to confirm that,...

Nokia’s Smartwatch Could Debut At Microsoft’s BUILD [Rumor]

03/25/2014, It looks like early rumors were right and Nokia will indeed be hosting an event of their own during Microsoft’s BUILD conference. The event is expected to unveil new Nokia Lumia Windows Phone handsets like the Lumia 930 and the Lumia 630, but is that...

Sony Steers Clear Of Android Wear

03/25/2014, Recently Google launched Android Wear. The company has developed this SDK to expand Android onto wearable devices. Two of the first companies to commit to Android Wear are LG and Motorola, both of them will be using Android Wear for smartwatches. LG has...

New LG G Watch Photo Shown Off On Facebook

03/24/2014, Just last week, Google announced Android Wear which is essentially a version of Android that has been designed for wearable technology in mind, like smartwatches. Along with the announcement of the platform, Google also unveiled some partners that would...

Vueling Boarding Passes On Sony Smartwatch

03/24/2014, The watch has certainly moved on from being a regular timepiece to a tool that is capable of a whole lot more. In fact, how about the Sony SmartWatch 2 being used to show off your boarding pass? This might help save a whole lot of paper, considering how...