Huawei enters Android Wear market in style
Published in Wearables

 

Spec unknown, but the Huawei Watch is a looker

Look out Moto and LG, you no longer have a monopoly on good looking, round smartwatches – thanks to the guys and gals at Huawei. 

Mobile World Congress will be all about watches
Published in Wearables


And Apple will still not be there

The Mobile World Congress looks like it is going to be packed to the gunnels with people trying to peddle their version of the smartwatch. 

Broadcom announces smartwatch platform
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 26 February 2015 08:38

Broadcom announces smartwatch platform


Promises better battery life, loads of features

Broadcom has announced a new smartwatch platform, designed to cut the power consumption in Android Wear devices. 

Japan Display announces reflective smarwatch display
Published in Wearables


0.5% of what a traditional LCD would consume

Japan Display Inc. (JDI) has announced a new smartwatch display that could lead to substantial battery life improvements.

Analysts expect strong growth in smartwatch market
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67% CAGR, $32.9bn by the end of the decade

The smartwatch is still in its infancy, but analysts are already bullish, and many expect the market to take off in 2015, thanks to the upcoming Apple Watch launch, as well as new Android Wear devices.

Swatch smartwatch coming, no charging necessary
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NFC, probably plastic

Swiss watchmaker Swatch is planning to launch a smartwatch within three month, and the company says its device won’t have to be charged.

Sony works on epaper smart watch
Published in Wearables
Friday, 28 November 2014 10:50

Sony works on epaper smart watch



Entire surface works as display

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 11:27

Watchmakers hit back against wearables



Stealing our designs

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 10:23

Just 100 million smartwatches expected by 2019



US and China not thrilled, Europeans say 'meh'

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Smartwatches are the next big thing?