Mighty Cast, a Montreal-based wearable startup, has announced its second generation of wearable bands. This new line includes the Nex Evolution and, as part of a collaboration with Niantic, the Ingress Mod Band, a wearable designed specifically to accompany and enhance gameplay in Ingress. This collaboration makes the Ingress Mod Band the first wearable accessory ... Read More »
The fitness wearable market is huge, with companies like Fitbit, Garmin, and Jawbone releasing dedicated fitness devices for those looking to get healthier. Huawei is joining the party with the Fit, a smartwatch aimed at fitness.
The Huawei Fit features a 1.04″ 208×208 monochrome display, an ambient light sensor, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, an ... Read More »
Android Wear 2.0 is launching early next year, but Motorola won’t be releasing a new smartwatch for the launch. The company already said that there would be no new watches this year, and now we find ... Read More »
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Huawei has announced a new wearable that’s not based on Android Wear. It’s called the Huawei Fit and it’s aimed at the budget-conscious crowd, though it still has a lot of the smartwatch features you’re used to.
The device features a 208×208 round black and white backlit reflective touchscreen display with no flat tire, an ... Read More »
After a brief flurry of leaks, Snap Inc., formerly Snapchat, has revealed its latest product, Snapchat Spectacles. The product follows in a similar line of wearables to Google Glass, adding a camera to a regular pair of sunglasses. Snapchat Spectacles feature a 115-degree lens that mimics the viewing range of the human eye, ... Read More »
The smartwatch market is about to take another hit as LG, Motorola and Huawei have all confirmed that they won’t be releasing any new Android Wear smartwatches for the rest of the year. The news comes amidst struggling sales for smartwatches as a whole, as Google rallies a new version of Android Wear ... Read More »
Smartwatches are a curious breed that have struggled with a bit of an identity crisis. To date, it hasn’t been clear if they’re for techies, fitness buffs or average folk. The numerous models on the market span across a growing number of categories, making it hard for smartwatches to distinguish themselves in the market. One ... Read More »
Android Wear has hit a few bumps on the road to domination, but the wearable OS is making great progress. Today brings another manufacturer creating an Android Wear device, with Polar introducing the M600 sport smartwatch. Polar is known for its fitness trackers and heart rate monitors, but the company is diving deeper into the ... Read More »
Consumers enjoy having options when it comes to the design and build of their devices. Some manufacturers like to give them those options, while others will create only one option that they believe is best. Samsung hasn’t always given customers a lot of options, but the company is offering two new ones for purchases of ... Read More »
While FitBit may sell more fitness trackers than anyone else, Samsung is hoping to make a name for itself in the category with fitness-focused processor. Samsung has announced its new Bio-Processor, which will allow manufacturers to quickly design and build wearables that are smaller while also reducing the number of internal electronic components needed. Samsung’s ... Read More »