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In Smartwatch Wars, Luxury Brand Tag Heuer Aims to Take on Apple
Smartwatches

In Smartwatch Wars, Luxury Brand Tag Heuer Aims to Take on Apple

The Swiss watchmaker has enlisted partners in smartwatch plan and may make acquisitions.
This Simple Bracelet Can Turn Your Arm Into an Interactive Smartphone Display
Far Out Tech

This Simple Bracelet Can Turn Your Arm Into an Interactive Smartphone Display

With Cicret on your wrist, you'll never lose touch with your smartphone again. You wear it like a second skin.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
New Software Kit Tells a Lot About the Apple Watch
Apple Watch

New Software Kit Tells a Lot About the Apple Watch

In addition to a developer's kit, Apple released a set of public documents that reveal a lot about how the new device works.
Karma Allen
This Startup Wants to Turn Your Rolex Into a Smartwatch
Wearable Tech

This Startup Wants to Turn Your Rolex Into a Smartwatch

Dying to get text and email notifications on your luxury watch? One new company thinks it has the solution.
Jason Fell
Apple Watch Launch Said to Be Delayed Until Spring
Apple Watch

Apple Watch Launch Said to Be Delayed Until Spring

The hold-up could cause ripple effects for the smartwatch industry.
Fitbit Enters Smartwatch Arena, Replaces Recalled Device That Caused Rashes
Wearable Tech

Fitbit Enters Smartwatch Arena, Replaces Recalled Device That Caused Rashes

The fitness tracking company, which boasts 70 percent of the wearables market, has announced the launch of three new wristbands.
Geoff Weiss
As Wearables Get Hot, These 6 Industries Are Poised to Capitalize
Wearables

As Wearables Get Hot, These 6 Industries Are Poised to Capitalize

The wearables revolution is coming. Here are the top industries that will cash in on the skyrocketing trend, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Microsoft Finally Makes a Move in the Smartwatch Sector
Smartwatches

Microsoft Finally Makes a Move in the Smartwatch Sector

It has been reported that in the next few weeks Microsoft will be debuting its smartwatch. But does anyone care?
Laura Entis
Why the Gap Between Fashion and Tech Still Exists
Fashion

Why the Gap Between Fashion and Tech Still Exists

If designers are willing to take the risk of pioneering 'smart fashion,' they could tap into multibillion-dollar industry.
Gary Lipovetsky
Pebble Lowers Prices, Expands Retail Presence and Adds New Activity-Tracking Features
Smartwatches

Pebble Lowers Prices, Expands Retail Presence and Adds New Activity-Tracking Features

The smartwatch company is taking several steps to make its devices more accessible to more people.
Jason Fell
Can the Apple Watch Win the Wrist?
Apple

Can the Apple Watch Win the Wrist?

Smartwatches aren't new, but Apple just may have the answers to the three important questions on user adoption of these devices.
Kevin Young
Sorry, the Apple Watch Is No Game Changer
Innovation

Sorry, the Apple Watch Is No Game Changer

It's something new, but don't put it in the same league with the iPod, iPhone or iPad.
Jason Fell
The 'i' Goes Silent: Why Apple Didn't Name Its Smartwatch 'iWatch'
Branding

The 'i' Goes Silent: Why Apple Didn't Name Its Smartwatch 'iWatch'

Apple broke with tradition in the naming of its two latest products, Apple Watch and Apple Pay.
Chris Kocek
With the Apple Watch, It's Time for Smartwatches to Get Serious
Smartwatches

With the Apple Watch, It's Time for Smartwatches to Get Serious

Priced at $349 and available in an array of different face and band options, Apple's ‘most personal product' will arrive early next year.
Geoff Weiss