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Is there a smarter smartwatch in your future?
12 Nov
9:00

Is there a smarter smartwatch in your future?

CLOSE Your Apple Watch is getting an upgrade, approved by the FDA. USA TODAY Apple Watch Series 4(Photo: Apple) If you tossed your old fitness tracker into the junk drawer years ago because you got tired of counting steps, then you might want to have a look at this fall’s […]

Girl gets creepy calls to smartwatch on way to bus stop
12 Nov
5:50

Girl gets creepy calls to smartwatch on way to bus stop

Girl gets creepy calls to smartwatch on way to bus stop Creepy calls went through to a young girl’s smartwatch while she was on her way to her bus stop, her mother says. A Nebraska mother is concerned after learning that a device that’s supposed to keep her child safe […]

“Smart Watch”: From “Sally4Ever” to “This Is Us,” there’s no “eff your feelings” this week on TV
11 Nov
2:40

“Smart Watch”: From “Sally4Ever” to “This Is Us,” there’s no “eff your feelings” this week on TV

“Sally4Ever” debuts Sunday, November 11, 10:30 p.m. on HBO These are emotionally driven times. We receive regular reminders about self-care, perhaps even heeding it. We commit to the sacred concept of “me time” and nod in agreement when our friends rhapsodize about the joy of hygge. Then today’s headlines roll […]

Black Friday 2018 smartwatch and fitness tracker deals: $50 off Fitbit Versa, $80 off Apple Watch
10 Nov
11:31

Black Friday 2018 smartwatch and fitness tracker deals: $50 off Fitbit Versa, $80 off Apple Watch

John Kim/CNET 2018 may finally be the year you trade in your analogue watch for something a little smarter. Over the last few years wearable devices from companies like Apple, Fitbit and Garmin have become helpful tools that keep you connected while kicking your butt into shape. And with Black […]

Fossil brings new smart tech to a new smart watch
10 Nov
8:21

Fossil brings new smart tech to a new smart watch

Fossil announces Wear OS-powered Sport Smartwatch. — Handout via AFP ZURICH, Nov 10 — Fossil on Thursday announced the Sport Smartwatch, the company’s first model featuring a Snapdragon 3100 chip and Google’s Wear OS. Our NEW #SportSmartwatch: lightweight design, endless color options and updated tech. It’s the perfect pop for […]

Samsung 11.11 deals include 65in UHD TV and Gear S3 Frontier smartwatch
09 Nov
5:10

Samsung 11.11 deals include 65in UHD TV and Gear S3 Frontier smartwatch

The Samsung Malaysia website has listed a number of items for sale with special prices as part of its 11.11 online campaign.  The biggest item on the list is a 65in Smart 4K UHD TV with model number NU7100. Originally priced at RM5,599, this item now going for RM3,799. That’s a […]

Fossil Sport Smartwatch debuts with new Wear 3100 chip and Wear OS
09 Nov
2:01

Fossil Sport Smartwatch debuts with new Wear 3100 chip and Wear OS

Image credit: Fossil Fossil has announced its first smartwatch with a Snapdragon 3100 chip and Google’s redesigned Wear OS. The wearable, called the Sport Smartwatch, comes in six different colors — gray, pink, red, blue, green, and black — in both 41mm and 43mm sizes. There’s also a wide range […]

Fitbit’s Smartwatch Transition Brings Return to Profitability
08 Nov
10:51

Fitbit’s Smartwatch Transition Brings Return to Profitability

Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) reports third-quarter results, notably including a return to non-GAAP profits. The Versa is clearly resonating with consumers, as demand for basic fitness trackers continues to decline, but Fitbit isn’t out of the woods yet. A full transcript follows the video. [embedded content] This video was recorded on Nov. 2, […]

Best smart watch to buy this Christmas and holiday season
07 Nov
7:41

Best smart watch to buy this Christmas and holiday season

It’s that time of year. You can feel it in the air — it’s crisper and cooler. But there’s something else — something more magical about the holiday season. It’s all about family and your plans for large gatherings at your beautifully decorated home that are starting to take shape. […]

Hollywood’s favorite UX designers just created a real smartwatch
07 Nov
4:30

Hollywood’s favorite UX designers just created a real smartwatch

Now, the firm’s San Francisco arm has released its first real product in partnership with the wearable tech company Huami: A series of sci-fi-worthy watch faces for the recently released Amazfit Verge smartwatch (which runs about $116 in China). [The Rings, Salkan, and Spiked interfaces. Image: Territory Studio] The bright, […]