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Baidu Shows Off Their Android-based Smartwatch OS

04/17/2015, It is no surprise that China does not particularly like Google, so much so that they’ve replaced many of Google’s products and services with their own, such as Baidu which is used to replace Google Search. Now it looks like Baidu wants in on the...

The Swimmo Is A Smartwatch That You Can Go Swimming With

04/17/2015, Smartwatches for the most part are water resistant to a certain degree, although it probably would not be recommended by the manufacturer if you were to take it with you for a swim. However if you are looking for a smartwatch that can withstand immersion...

Jawbone Up2 Is A No Frills Fitness Tracker With A $100 Price Tag

04/16/2015, Earlier today we reported that Jawbone announced the Up4 fitness tracker. This is basically the Jawbone Up3 with the main difference being that it allowed mobile wallet payments through the use of NFC and a partnership with American Express. It also came...

Grand Theft Auto 5 Ported Onto The Oculus Rift

04/16/2015, Running around and jacking cars in real life is probably not the best idea and is probably a really quick way to land yourself in prison. However if you’ve always wondered what it might be like, here’s a safer alternative – Grand Theft Auto 5...

Recon Jet Battery Life Not Too Impressive

04/16/2015, Better late than never is a mantra that anyone ought to adopt, although it would be a whole lot better too, if one were to be able to be punctual, but there are moments in life when such a thing is not possible due to unforeseen circumstances, or...

Apple Watch Orders To Remain Exclusively Online Through May

04/16/2015, The Apple Watch is only available for purchase if you were to place an order online. There will be no walk-ins although customers can book an appointment to try out the device, but for those curious as to how long Apple plans to keep online orders until,...

Apple Watch’s Supply Constraint Could Be Due To Production Issues

04/16/2015, Recently KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo stated that he believed pre-orders for the Apple Watch has exceeded the 2.3 million mark, and if you think the overwhelming orders are to blame for shipping estimates slipping to June, you might be partially...

Apple Watch Pre-Orders Reportedly Exceed 2.3 Million Units

04/16/2015, A few days ago we reported that over the weekend, Apple had managed to secure 1 million pre-orders for the Apple Watch. That is pretty impressive especially when you consider that Android Wear devices only managed to hit 720,000 units in 2014, and now...

Apple Removes Apple Watch 24th April Availability From Its Website

04/16/2015, Previously Apple had announced that the Apple Watch would be available for purchase on the 24th of April, but as noted by 9to5Mac, that date has since been removed from the Apple Watch website. Instead it now reads, “The Watch is coming.” We can’t...

Misfit 2.0 Launched With New Features

04/16/2015, For those who are into the wearables scene, you might have heard of Misfit, the company behind fitness trackers such as the Misfit Shine and the Misfit Flash, just to name a few. The trackers came with an accompanying Misfit app that helps to log the data...

Jawbone Up4 Announced With Mobile Wallet Feature

04/16/2015, Yesterday we reported on a rumor that Jawbone was set to announce a new wearable with a mobile wallet feature built into it. It looks like those rumors were true as the company has officially announced the Jawbone Up4. The company has also teamed up with...

1Password Makes Its Way Onto the Apple Watch And Into Real Life

04/15/2015, For those who hate having to remember multiple usernames passwords for multiple websites, password managers like 1Password are a huge time saver and convenience, especially if you’re particularly forgetful. However it looks like with the launch of the...

Morgan Stanley: Apple Is Now The Leading Wearables Brand

04/15/2015, Even before the Apple Watch was officially announced, many believed that Apple would be able to change the landscape of the wearables industry as they have done with other products in the past. However initial reviews of the device haven’t exactly been...