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LG G Watch R WiFi Compatibility Coming Q3 2015

05/22/2015, Recently Google released a list of Android Wear devices that would receive WiFi compatibility with an upcoming update to the platform. Oddly enough several LG wearables were left out of the mix, such as the LG G Watch and the LG G Watch R, although the...

Fitbit Leads The Way In The Wearable Bands Market

05/22/2015, When it comes to choosing a wearable for our wrists, we can opt for the more well-rounded smartwatch like the Apple Watch, or we could opt for more dedicated fitness bands that are more focused towards fitness than displaying notifications, such as those...

Pebble Time To Begin Shipping 27th May

05/22/2015, Early this year Pebble Time, the color version of the Pebble smartwatch, launched on Kickstarter where it was successfully funded. An update earlier this month revealed that the device had entered into mass production and was ready to begin shipping this...

Apple Watch Heart Rate Monitor Becomes Less Reliable Post-Update

05/22/2015, A few days ago, Apple released the first ever update for the Apple Watch. This is something that should have been a good thing as updates usually mean bug fixes and various improvements. Unfortunately in this case, it seems that the update has messed up...

Apple Watch Mobile Payments Security Flaw Discovered

05/21/2015, Unlike the iPhone, the Apple Watch does not have a fingerprint sensor which means that when it comes to authenticating Apple Pay transactions, and recently it seems that in a video by GadgetHacks, they have found a way to bypass the security feature...

Apple Watch Demand Up By 60% Since March

05/21/2015, Prior to the Apple Watch going on sale, there were several surveys conducted in which people were asked if they would get an Apple Watch. The response was mixed but basically it was not as high as many had thought. Fast forward to today, it seems that the...

Pebble Reportedly Struggling In The Face Of The Apple Watch

05/20/2015, While the initial Pebble launch proved to be a Kickstarter darling, it was soon lost in the sea of news which seemed to concentrate more on other platforms like Android Wear, and let’s not forget the Apple Watch which many at that time had assumed would...

Apple Watch Bands Should Arrive In Stores Later This Week

05/20/2015, What you see in product photos and what you see in real life are usually quite different. Sometimes an item that looks good in photos might not necessarily look so good on you, which is pretty much what can be said about the Apple Watch Sport and its...

Tim Cook: Apple Watch To Arrive In Stores By June

05/19/2015, At the moment the only way one can get their hands on an Apple Watch is to place an order online, although given the demand for the device, customers will have to end up waiting until June/July before they receive their order. Now the good news is that if...

Fove Is Another Virtual Reality Headset Launched On Kickstarter

05/19/2015, With all the hype surrounding wearable tech and virtual reality, we can’t say that we’re too surprised to learn that yet another company has decided that they want to venture into the virtual reality headset market. This time the device in question is...

First Apple Watch Software Update Released

05/19/2015, The Apple Watch has been out in the market for a few weeks now and naturally the time has come for a software update to fix some things and perhaps may be even add more functionality. Mark this day Apple fans because the company today released the...

Oculus Has No Plans To Block Adult Content From Being Viewed

05/19/2015, With live streaming platforms such as Twitch and Sony’s PlayRoom, all sorts of content can be streamed and while it was meant for gaming, there more enterprising users who ended up live streaming videos of themselves performing lewd acts which led to...

Major Apple Watch Software Update Could Bring Several New Features

05/18/2015, According to a report published today Apple is working on new software updates for the Apple Watch which are going to add a few features to the wearable device. Some of the features that are expected to be added through this software update include...

Oculus Rift Development On OS X & Linux Has Been Paused

05/18/2015, The other day we reported on the PCs specs that one needed to have in order to use the Oculus Rift device with it. Basically you would require a pretty powerful PC in order to use it properly but what was interesting is that in the announcement, there was...