Montblanc e-Strap adds smarts to real watches

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Personally I think that ‘proper’ watches will always have a place. To me, a precision Swiss movement remains a work of art no matter what technological advancements are made elsewhere. There are those that head to smartwatches for the extras they have to offer. How about if you could have a respected analogue watch but […]

New faces thanks to Android Wear update

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You may have already fitted your Android Wear powered smartwatch with a custom face like the Gadgety Roy has done with his Kronus Gigante design, but now there’s more right out of the box. If you’re not so into tinkering as others, then the options for face designs on your Android wearable have been kinda […]

LG G Watch R2 to pack 4G

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Where I agree with Roy’s review of the LG G Watch R, it could be better. But so could all smartwatches really. LG apparently have plans of kitting their next one out with 4G smarts. Wearables such as the Samsung Gear S are already packing 3G, but the latest rumours suggest that we could be […]

Life with the LG G Watch R – review

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So far the worst aspect of this gadget is still the same hangup I had about it when I spent the month weighing it up against the Motorola Moto 360. The name is frankly appalling. Yes, I get that LG are now well embedded as the Android Wear watchmaker, but would someone please take a […]

Xbox One smartwatch to launch in new year

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I was a tad underwhelmed by the Microsoft Band as it looks like most other fitness bands out there. But an update to the Xbox One Smartwatch rumours? Colour me interested. It’s been about 18 months since I last tapped anything out regarding the Xbox One Smartwatch, although word about a Microsoft Smartwatch keeps popping […]

Sony keeping crowdfunded FES e-ink smartwatch quiet

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Crowdfunding is usually used by smaller concerns to get a new product launched, like Gruv Gear’s GigBlade. It seems that Sony has been trying the same with its own e-ink smartwatch – the FES Watch. Sony’s e-ink-powered FES Watch (Fashion Entertainments Watch) has apparently been hiding in plain sight on Japanese crowdfunding site Makuake. To […]