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LG Watch Urbane Review: Is This the Best Android Wear Device?
Smartwatches

LG Watch Urbane Review: Is This the Best Android Wear Device?

One company that's been entrenched in the smartwatch race has been LG, which has already released a trio of them.
Here's When the Apple Watch Will Hit Retail Stores
Apple Watch

Here's When the Apple Watch Will Hit Retail Stores

Be prepared. The date is set.
Apple Watch Apps Are a Disaster
Apple Watch

Apple Watch Apps Are a Disaster

I rarely, if ever, use any of the apps on my Apple Watch, and that's supposed to be one of the highlight experiences.
This Is What It's Like to Wear a Pebble Time Smartwatch
Pebble

This Is What It's Like to Wear a Pebble Time Smartwatch

A hands-on review of Pebble's newest watch reveals what could be a deal-breaker for some buyers.
Jason Fell
What's on Tap for Google at I/O 2015
Google

What's on Tap for Google at I/O 2015

A taste of what to expect when the show starts in earnest tomorrow.
9 of the Biggest Complaints About the Apple Watch So Far
Apple Watch

9 of the Biggest Complaints About the Apple Watch So Far

The smartwatch has only been available for a little more than a week, but early adopters and reviewers have already pointed out some of its shortcomings.
Lisa Eadicicco
The Path to a 'Wearable' Future Lies ... In Academia
Wearable Tech

The Path to a 'Wearable' Future Lies ... In Academia

For a glimpse of what is, what might have been and what may lie ahead in wearable devices, look beyond branded tech and Silicon Valley startups.
The Apple Watch Only Costs How Much to Make?
Pricing

The Apple Watch Only Costs How Much to Make?

The smartwatch has the lowest hardware cost to price of any of the tech company's devices.
Help! I've Been Kidnapped by My Apple Watch.
Apple Watch

Help! I've Been Kidnapped by My Apple Watch.

One week later, I'm suffering from something like Stockholm syndrome.
Philip Elmer-DeWitt
Have a Tattoo? Apple Watch Might Not Be for You.
Apple Watch

Have a Tattoo? Apple Watch Might Not Be for You.

Early adopters of the smartwatch say a number of the key functions are disrupted by their tattoos.
Watch Apple's Three New Smartwatch Ads
Apple Watch

Watch Apple's Three New Smartwatch Ads

After months of waiting, Apple's debut smartwatch is finally here. And the company has three new videos to tempt you with.
Samsung Hints at New Smartwatch on Apple Watch Launch Day
Samsung

Samsung Hints at New Smartwatch on Apple Watch Launch Day

This time, Samsung's Gear smartwatch could be round, according to a blog post.
The One Reason You Should Want to Buy a Smartwatch
Smartwatches

The One Reason You Should Want to Buy a Smartwatch

It's so painfully simple but also kind of glorious.
Jason Fell
Strong Turnout as Shoppers Get to Try Apple Watch
Apple Watch

Strong Turnout as Shoppers Get to Try Apple Watch

Apple expects demand for the watch to exceed availability at launch.