03/25/2013, Watches are considered to be a fashion accessory, and there are watches that have been designed merely for show, and watches that have been designed to withstand drops, water immersions and more. While Casio’s G-Shock line of watches are pretty impressive in terms of durability, we’re thinking it might have a hard time holding its own against the Triggerfish Bronze A2 by German designer, Kaventsmann Uhren. While the watch looks […]
03/12/2013, The Apple iWatch rumor has been circulating for a while now as it’s rumored Apple will unveil the device by the end of this year. Regardless if they do or not, concepts are the next best thing to an actual product launch as their creators share their vision of the rumored product, and sometimes, they look better and offer cooler features than the product. A new concept for the Apple iWatch […]
02/12/2013, Rumors of Apple possibly working on a smartwatch gained steam this week due to both the New York Times and Wall Street Journal believing such a device is currently being developed. Mere days after the Apple smartwatch rumor mill started spinning again, we spotted a concept for such a device from Fuse Chicken that shows just how Apple could design a smartwatch.
02/11/2013, There are a lot of of talks about an Apple Watch, but is it really coming? We take a look at the possibilities and provide an answer to this question.
09/26/2012, Venerable Japanese watchmaker Seiko has released a limited-edition series of Star Wars watches. Out on October 12, six characters from the films get their own model, each based on a different Seiko model. Among the characters included are some usual suspects: the Yoda watch has a subtle green face, and the murdered out black Darth Vader model is extremely cool. There are also some more questionable choices: who wants a Darth Maul […]
09/05/2012, Some people claim they do not like wearing watches because they do not enjoy the feeling of having something strapped to their wrist, so we can only imagine how they might feel about handcuffs. That being said, it looks like this handcuff inspired watch by Jordan from Canada may very well prove to be one of their worst nightmares. Dubbed the X Con, as you can see in the rendering […]
08/30/2012, If you’ve ever stared into the night sky and see the stars and the constellations they form, you have to admit that is indeed a sight to behold. Sam F. from the USA has attempted to recreate that beauty with a concept timepiece which he has based on the Cassiopeia constellation. As you can see in the rendering above, the watch features a zig-zag face with a strip of multi-colored […]
08/17/2012, We’ve seen a range of smartwatches before and for the most part, they offer similar features. This includes touchscreen, the ability to control your music, manage your calls and deal with notifications. However if you’ve always fancied being able to talk to your watch like you see in spy movies and sci-fi flicks, you might be able to thanks to a Kickstarter project called MARTIAN. If you’re thinking that the […]
08/15/2012, Tron is a movie that has no doubt inspired plenty of sci-fi designs and this concept watch design by Alan from the USA is no different. Inspired by Tron: Legacy and 2001: A Space Odyssey, this watch features a square face with an LED face on a silver metal strap. According to its designer, telling the time on this watch is reportedly quick and intuitive, with the outer white circle […]
08/13/2012, While watches were originally designed to be a practical way of telling time, thanks to fashion and technology, watches have become more than that. If you prefer a less conventional looking watch, Erik from Columbia has come up with a concept watch which seems to have been inspired by the Yin/Yang symbol. It features two faces, with each face representing a six hour period, while in between those two faces […]
08/03/2012, We’ve seen smartwatches before where they basically pair with a smartphone via Bluetooth. In case you’re wondering what a smartwatch is, not only does it display the time, but it also has the ability to display notifications from Facebook, Twitter, emails, messages, calls and etc. Some go as far as letting you answer your calls via your watch so you will never have to take the phone out of your […]
08/01/2012, Watches can be a defining piece of fashion, especially if you know how to pair a particular watch style with a particular look. While concept watches might not necessarily be designed in your typical watch fashion, they are pretty interesting to look at and probably appeal to those with more eclectic fashion sense. That being said, Peter from the UK submitted a watch design recently to the folks at Tokyo […]
07/27/2012, We’ve seen watches come in all shapes and sizes, with some watch designers trying to differentiate themselves by coming up with weird and funky designs. However Paris-based designer, Dzmitry Samal has tried to approach the watch designing in a pretty unique way by coming up with a watch whose frames are made out of concrete. As pictured above, only the frames will be partially made out of concrete, not the […]
05/23/2012, Previously available in beta only for Android devices, Meta Watch has officially announced that its smartwatch platform will now be compatible with iOS devices with Bluetooth 4.0 technology as well, citing both the iPhone 4S and the third-gen iPad in the process. For those unfamiliar, the Meta Watch is similar to the other smartwatches that we have covered in the past, such as the Android-based I’m Watch and the Kickstarter […]