It’s still the early days for smartwatches. With the first few Android Wear devices on the market and a 3rd one on the horizon we have a pretty good glimpse of what wearables might be like. Android Wear is exciting and feels generations ahead of what came before it. But like any burgeoning technology, the hardware and software are going to grow exponentially with each generation. As somebody who would want to buy a smartwatch, it might be important to consider how long they will last before becoming obsolete. After all, $200 being the low end, it’s hardly an impulse…
The PayPal app for Samsung’s Gear 2 and other smartwatches, which was announced at MWC this year, has finally appeared on the Gear Manager.
Sources claim Samsung will be the third Android Wear partner to introduce a smartwatch powered by Google’s wearable-centric operating system next week at Google I/O.
Flesky has now brought its predictive keyboard tech to the Gear 2, expanding it to include a full messaging app experience.
At first glance, Samsung’s Patent application for a new smartwatch appears to be not unlike the Moto 360, but dive deeper and you’ll find a different take on mounting and touch-less gesture support.
Wearable devices are set to take center stage in the mobile market this year, and Samsung has a trio of smartwatches on offer: the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit. In this review, we take a look at the Samsung Gear 2.
Samsung exec: Android Wear smartwatch coming this year, Tizen is still not dead, Galaxy S5 is doing great
One of Samsung’s head strategists confirmed that the company would launch an Android Wear smartwatch this year, though Tizen remains a focus both in wearables and in smartphones.
It looks like the wait is over for those of you waiting to get your wrists on the Samsung Gear Fit. Amazon has updated their website to show the Gear Fit is now in stock but may require an extra 1-2 days to process. The Gear Neo is also in stock and ready to order, however Amazon is reporting that the Gear 2 is out of stock. The availability comes with a report from Android Central who stated that preorders for the Samsung Gear Fit, Gear Neo and Gear 2 have started shipping. The Gear 2 is the latest version of Samsung’s premium…
Amazon has now put up its pre-order pages for the Galaxy Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit. Pricing is $299.99 for the Gear 2 and $199.99 for the latter two.
Spritz, the speed reading technology, will soon be available to Android app developers. Spritz Inc just announced it started shipping its free SDK to developers who’ve signed up for it over the past months.