Sony has released a few different smartwatch models over the years, but they’ve also got the SmartBand, a life-logging wearable that can also alert you when your phone wants your attention. And today the new version of that device, the SmartBand 2, is official.
Google’s main wearables effort is Android Wear, but today the company revealed a new wearable device with a focus other than alerting you to your smartwatch notifications.
When you think of wearables, you generally think of Android Wear or Fitbit fitness bands. But what if we told you that the second biggest manufacturer of wearables was actually a Chinese company, and that only one Android Wear manufacturer was in the top five? Yep, Xiaomi is the number two wearable vendor in the ... Read More »
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This is apparently the week for long-forgotten projects to finally deliver. Like Jorno, the Recon Jet was a project that immediately caught my eye. When they first announced the Recon Jet Pilot Edition in June of 2013, I considered it but I was just days away from heading to New York to pick up ... Read More »
Despite the frequent assertions that the Google Glass project is dead or dying, yet another version of Google’s wearable is reportedly going to come to market next year. And this time Intel, not Texas Instruments, will be powering it.
While there have been plenty of complaints levied against Google Glass since its initial ... Read More »
It’s that time of the year again. Jack Frost is nipping at your nose, the smell of cinnamon and spice fill the air, football is on the TV and you’re trying to figure out what to get your brother for the holidays. Fear not, Android and Me reader, you’ve come to the right place.
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HTC’s planned wearables for this fall/winter have been postponed until next year. Rumors have long been pointing to HTC wearables in the works and a launch for Q4 2014 was the initial plan. HTC later Read More »
This seems to be the biggest question circulating about the Moto 360 at the moment and understandably so as your smartwatch is pretty well useless if it runs out of power midway through your day.
Some of the early reviews have suggested less than 12 hours of battery life and in my testing ... Read More »
Starting today, Android users finally have another option in wearable fitness trackers from one of the world’s largest sport and fitness companies. The Nike+ FuelBand app is available now on the Google Play store, ready to start tracking your fitness, with a few caveats.
Despite persistent rumors, and denials, that Nike’s FuelBand is being discontinued, ... Read More »
According to a new rumor out of blog TK Tech News, HTC is readying its first entry into the smartwatch arena that will run Android Wear and will be called the HTC One Wear.
TK Tech News claims to have not just heard rumors on the device, but actually seen one demoed. Apparently it will come in both ... Read More »