HTC might launch a smartwatch and a fitness tracker in September

Many manufacturers already released, announced or will announce their smartwatches soon. HTC is one of those which we haven’t heard much from lately, according to @upleaks that is about to change soon. @upleaks shared a few tweets today stating that HTC will release a smartwatch and a maybe a ...

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Speeds Watch Face: A speedometer with style ['Watch' This App]

Many of us want a watch with the look of a traditional watch but the capabilities of a smartwatch. Speeds Watch Face is an app that let’s you have the best of both worlds. Speeds Watch Face gives your smartwatch the look of a classic analogue sports watch, and it displays the time and date just ...

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LG announces G Watch R for Q4 ’14

LG on Wednesday announced the G Watch R, its round smartwatch powered by Google’s Android Wear. Made of stainless steel and a calf-skin strap, the G Watch R features a plastic 1.3-inch OLED display with a 320×320 pixel resolution. With an artisanal elegance, the LG G Watch R boasts a refined ...

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Asus ZenWatch named in latest pre-launch video

With roughly a week to go before Asus unveils its first smartwatch, we finally have a name to associate with the device. Thanks to a video released by the hardware maker we can now look forward to learning about the ZenWatch. The short clip does provide some teasing glimpses at the watch but ...

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Live out your dream of having Michael Knight’s watch with the KnightRider Watchface app ['Watch' This App]

If you’ve ever wanted your smartwatch to look like the watch that David Hasselhoff wore in Knight Rider then the KnightRider Watchface is exactly what you’ve been looking for. Since the show premiered in 1982 so many of us have dreamed of having the watch that Michael Knight used to fight crime ...

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Modern cell phone video conferencing features

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As smartphones grow in popularity, the number and variety of features they offer grow as well. Here is a guide to mobile video conferencing features. Video-telephony has been around in concept for almost a century. With the advent of the telephone, the general public has been fascinated by the ...

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Customize your smartwatch face with the Less is more Wear Watch Face app ['Watch' This App]

It’s no secret that when it comes to our devices we love to personalize them. It’s the reason there is such a large variety of ringtones, wallpapers, and smartphone cases out there. Now there is an app that allows you to customize your smartwatch face called Less is more Wear Watch Face. All of ...

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Asus sketches tease upcoming smartwatch

Asus has posted sketches of its first smartwatch on Facebook today, giving anxious followers a taste of things to come. Expected at IFA in Berlin, Germany next week, the watch has been rumored to carry a lower price point than other Android Wear devices. The sketches don’t give away too many ...

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Surprise! Samsung rumored with circular smartwatch, too

As if we might have expected anything else, Samsung is also rumored to introduce a smartwatch with a circular face. It’s not exactly clear when they may debut such a device but it sounds like it may be at least a few weeks/months off. What’s more, a source close to SamMobile says it’s unknown ...

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LG to unveil a circular smartwatch next week

It seems like LG is preparing its own circular smartwatch in order to compete with Motorola’s Moto 360. As you know, LG already released their Android Wear LG G Watch at Google I/O this year, so this comes as a bit of a surprise. Engagdet shared an unlisted video from LG Mobile Global YouTube ...

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Bitdefender combats smartphone theft with Android Wear features ['Watch' This App]

Bitdefender has rolled out a new update which aims to give users some peace of mind when it comes to potential smartphone theft. Included in the latest version are two key new features, both of which take advantage of having an Android Wear device on your wrist. Extend Bitdefender Mobile ...

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Accessory of the Day: Samsung Galaxy S5 replacement battery and wall charger combo

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Need to pick up an extra battery for your Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone? Swing by Amazon today and you’ll find a replacement battery and wall charger combo pack for a mere $17.50. And that’s not just one battery, mind you, this kit comes with two of them. Well, ...

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My CookBook: View your recipes on the wrist ['Watch' This App]

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Cooking with a smartphone or tablet in the kitchen is quite awesome but it can be awfully messy, too. While we love being able to swipe through instructions, watch videos, or simply check off boxes, it’s not always easy to do when you hands are wet, greasy, or gross. Thankfully, some Android ...

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Asus teases smartwatch for IFA

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A recent Asus tweet promising something “Incredible” for IFA next month has the tech space thinking a new smartwatch is in order. With rumors and expectations already building that Asus would unveil such a device, this just feels like the official run-up hype campaign. We should look for ...

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Kiwi: Using the Force and uppercuts to control your phone ['Watch' This App]

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Now that you’ve got yourself an Android Wear-powered watch you probably find yourself needing to look at your phone less over time. Why not kick things up another notch and make it so you don’t have to look at it for things such as dismissing calls or advancing music tracks? Kiwi is one such ...

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