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Samsung to launch new SIM enabled wearable at IFA
By Luke Jones on Wednesday August 27, 2014

When a new mobile oriented event arrives, we are not content with just seeing what smartphones and tablets are released as the wearable market is now making its presence felt. No company has done more to pad out the smart watch market than Samsung, but then the Korean giant does that in any category. At its IFA press event in Berlin next week, Samsung will launch yet another smart watch from its Galaxy Gear range.

The Moto 360 may not be the smart watch for you after all
By Luke Jones on Sunday August 24, 2014

Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch is one of the most desirable products of the year and to many it was a new dawn in the wearable market. The 360 had the smartwatch market all for itself simply because it looks premium and also sports a round face, you know, as a watch should. However, Motorola may have made a catastrophic mistake with its strategy as the Moto 360 is no longer alone.

Smart watch market grows 700% in six months
By Luke Jones on Sunday August 24, 2014

The wearable market is a nascent one, we keep being told that it will explode to be worth billions upon billions of dollars within a few years. However, that has not yet really happened as smart watches have failed to capture the public imagination, but they did enjoy a mini explosion over the first half of this year although some perspective is in order.

LG to launch G Watch R at IFA
By Luke Jones on Sunday August 24, 2014

It was revealed earlier in the month that LG was planning to release a G Watch 2 wearable at the company?s IFA event in Berlin in September. I derided the possibility of a sequel to the original G Watch just 2 months after the original landed, and I stand by my derision.

ASUS to launch smart watch at IFA
By Luke Jones on Tuesday August 19, 2014

ASUS is the latest mobile giant to throw its hard into the IFA ring as the Taiwanese company has scheduled a press event for September 3rd. However, while most other companies will be rolling out new smartphones, ASUS will be launching a new smart watch to compete with the likes of LG, Samsung, and of course Motorola.

LG to announce G Watch 2 at IFA?
By Luke Jones on Monday August 18, 2014

Is it us, or do product cycles seem to be getting shorter? We think so, and if this latest rumour about LG is true then we have entered a new level altogether. According to some reports today, the Korean company will announced a sequel to its G Watch Android Wear toting smart watch at the IFA trade show in Berlin next month.

Motorola Moto 360 shows up on Best Buy
By Luke Jones on Monday August 18, 2014

Motorola's Moto 360 smart watch has the potential to shape the wearable market for the future, and will certainly be its most defining product to date.

Samsung's virtual reality set leaks online
By Luke Jones on Wednesday August 13, 2014

Virtual reality has been heralded as the next frontier in gaming, while companies like Oculus Rift are paving the way for the tech to be used in other applications too. Sony unveiled its gaming oriented VR set earlier in the year and it is widely thought that Samsung will announced its own virtual reality project sometime this year, likely at the IFA trade show in Berlin next month.

Here are some Moto 360 specs... finally
By Luke Jones on Thursday August 07, 2014

Serial leaker Mr. Gadget has revealed some of the specs and software features that will arrive with the Moto 360 smart watch later this summer.

Pebble releases new limited edition colors
By Luke Jones on Wednesday August 06, 2014

Smart watch makers have been trying to get as professional and serious as possible with design in a bid to win more consumers. However, Pebble is showing its fun side too and has released three new limited edition versions of its wearable, each with a neon color scheme.