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Swim Tracking Goes Live For Withings Activité and Activité Pop

07/07/2015, Withings jumped on the smartwatch bandwagon with the $350 Withings Activité last year and earlier this year at the International Consumer Electronics Show the company launched a much more affordable option called the Withings Activité Pop. Both...

World’s First Apple Watch Swimming App Put To The Test

07/06/2015, If you like tracking things like the number of steps you’ve taken, how many calories you’ve burnt, and what your heart rate is, a smartwatch like the Apple Watch might be a good investment. However if you plan on going swimming and want to measure...

New Zealand Safety Watchdogs Wants To Ban Wearables From The Roads

07/06/2015, It is common knowledge that using your phone while driving is illegal and dangerous, but given the new rise of gadgets like smartwatches, where does that stand? Well last we heard, it was considered illegal as well. In fact over in New Zealand, road...

Hub By Premier Inn Could Be The Hotel Of The Future

07/06/2015, Hotel rooms are pretty standard for the most part, although in recent times some are getting a bit more hi-tech by including more gadgets, and allowing guests to unlock their room doors using their smartphone or even their smartwatch. However it seems...

Squid Skin Could Change Colors Of Our Clothes Or Gadgets On A Whim

07/05/2015, The problem with trying to coordinate or match your shirt, pants, skirts, and etc. with the rest of your outfit can be hard, especially if you don’t have the right colors. However in the future, it could very well be possible to purchase clothes or even...

OnePlus VR Headset Now Available For Order & Shipping

07/03/2015, Last week we reported that one of the launch features of the upcoming OnePlus Two is that it would be launched in VR. It will be launched normally, of course, but as an added perk it will also launch in VR which we have to admit sounds like a pretty...

YouTube Finally Makes Its Unofficial Debut On Android Wear

07/02/2015, It seems a little odd that despite Android Wear being a Google product that YouTube has yet to make its official debut. However we suppose the tiny display and the fact that its hardware isn’t as powerful compared to smartphones and tablets that maybe...

Casio Reportedly Set To Enter The Smartwatch Market

07/02/2015, Casio is an electronics brand that many are probably familiar with. The company has made calculators which many students are still relying on these days, and they have also made watches, like the G-Shock brand, as well as the good old calculator watches...

Apple May Receive OLED Displays For Apple Watch From Samsung

07/02/2015, Their fierce rivalry in the global mobile device market has not stopped both companies from working together, Apple and Samsung have had a robust relationship as far as component sourcing goes with the former often relying upon the latter’s...

Apple Watch 2 Expected To Maintain Its Size And Design

07/02/2015, When the Apple Watch was unveiled, there were mixed reactions to its design. Some loved it, some hated it, basically we suppose it all boils down to taste. Now if you were in the latter camp and thought Apple could do better, you might be disappointed to...

Samsung Leads Patent Filings For Wearable Technology

07/01/2015, Samsung was the first major technology company to release a smartwatch back in 2013 and since then the company has launched multiple wearable devices even though they’ve not quite taken off the way Samsung would have wanted them to. The company is...

Oculus Attempting To Get OculusRift.com Domain Back

07/01/2015, If you’re looking for the official Oculus Rift website, you’d have to navigate to Oculus.com which we suppose isn’t obvious enough, but it’s close. However in order to prevent their fans and customers from getting confused, the company is now in a...

Apple Patent Lets You Shake Hands To Transfer Files

06/30/2015, Sending files to someone else is pretty straightforward. You can choose to send it via messenger apps such as WhatsApp where you can attach a photo or video. You can also choose to share it via cloud services like Dropbox, Google Drive, or attach it in an...

Apple Watch Sport Found To Be Brighter Than Apple Watch

06/29/2015, The Apple Watch Sport is basically Apple’s entry-level smartwatch. It will sport an Ion-X glass display versus sapphire which is found on the Apple Watch and Apple Watch Edition models. Now in terms of durability sapphire was found to be the tougher of...