Fossil Group releases new smartwatches and hybrids
Published in Wearables


It is the height of fashion ya know?


Fashion watch maker Fossil Group has been showing off its latest batch of smartwatches and hybrid watches at Baselworld 2017.

Apple patents Airbuds tracking your health
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 16 March 2017 11:57

Apple patents Airbuds tracking your health


What do you mean you can do that with a headphone jack?

The fruit tax-dodging cargo cult thinks it has found another reason to stick its expensive Airbuds into your ears.

New smartwatch works by body power
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 12:40

New smartwatch works by body power


Which means it would be useless for us

Boffins have emerged from their smoke-filled labs with a new smartwatch which is powered by movement.

Samsung plans two new smartwatches
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 19 October 2016 11:50

Samsung plans two new smartwatches


Gear S3 Frontier and S3 Classic out next month

Samsung has announced that it will be releasing the Galaxy Gear S3 smartwatch next month.

Smartwatches fail to catch on
Published in Wearables
Friday, 16 September 2016 12:11

Smartwatches fail to catch on


Now is not the hour

While the fruity tax-dodger Apple does its best to convince the world that its Smartwatch 2 is any different from the expensive chocolate teapot which was the earlier model, it appears that other more “cutting edge” manufacturers are giving up on the tech.

Samsung Gear S3 to cost €399 in Europe
Published in Wearables
Friday, 02 September 2016 00:40

Samsung Gear S3 to cost €399 in Europe


Still no word on availability date

Samsung has unveiled its Gear S3 smartwatch at IFA 2016 event and today we have some information regarding the price, at least in Europe.

Intel Basis wearable killed off
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 04 August 2016 11:01

Intel Basis wearable killed off


Overheating problems

Back in March 2014 Intel  acquired Basis, a smartwatch manufacturer, and integrated this company in its wearable / IoT dream. Now, just two years later Intel has decided to recall all Basis watches due to overheating problems.

Google working on two smartwatches
Published in Wearables
Friday, 08 July 2016 12:37

Google working on two smartwatches


Angelfish and Swordfish

Google is reportedly working on two Android Wear smartwatches which have a fishy theme.

PCB suppliers reject smartwatches
Published in Motherboards
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 13:38

PCB suppliers reject smartwatches


Apple proved that they can’t be a new business driver

It seems that Apple’s “super, cool, game-changing” smartwatch has convinced PCB suppliers that the technology will not be a new driver for their industry.

Time called on the Smartwatch industry
Published in Wearables
Friday, 25 March 2016 09:49

Time called on the Smartwatch industry


Bubble burst already

The bottom is dropping out of the smart watch industry as VC’s start to realise that the Apple dream is not making many people much dosh.