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    ZTE Quartz Review

    The excitement surrounding smart watches has drastically died off, with many companies throwing in the towel altogether on their wearables. Yet, ZTE has finally come out with their first smartwatch – the Android Wear 2.0 powered ZTE Quartz. The company has purposely waited to enter the smartwatch market late in the game, so that much […]

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    Misfit’s First Smartwatch is the Sleek, Sporty Vapor

    Up until now, Misfit has been known best for the Shine, their simple, fashionable fitness tracker. But, in 2015, Misfit was acquired by Fossil, a company that has always been interested in the smartwatch, in all its forms. At CES today, Fossil and Misfit made the most of both their areas of expertise with the […]

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    LG Gizmo Gadget for Verizon Review

    Is your son or daughter begging for a smartphone, but you’re not quite sure they’re ready for it yet? Would you like more peace of mind by being able to know where your child is at all times? LG and Verizon have teamed up to give you the perfect gadget in the Gizmo Gadget smartwatch. […]

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    Isaac Mizrahi Jumps On The Smartwatch Bandwagon

    Last week, we took a look at a new smartwatch HP and Titan introduced in India. Called the JUXT, that watch combined an analog watch face with a small digital display set behind the hands for displaying messages, notifications, and fitness information. JUXT was meant as a luxury option for men, but today, HP is […]

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    Casio’s Smart Outdoor Watch Meets Military Standards for Toughness

    Watchmaking behemoth Casio has announced the rugged, military-grade WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch, an Android Wear smartwatch with water resistance to depths as great as 164 feet. Having been put through the rigors of U.S. military standards testing, this watch is tough enough to handle all the outdoors can throw at it. The U.S. Military Standard […]

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    Google Spruces Up Android Wear With New Designer Faces

    Style is everything when it comes to wearables, and while smartwatch manufacturers are still figuring out how to physically make them look great, a lot of top designers are nailing the watch face. This week, Google announced that nine brands and designers have completed their own sets of digital watch faces that can be download […]

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    Pebble Time Round is the Best Smartwatch Yet for Small Wrists

    Here at Chip Chick, we’re always on the lookout for smartwatches that fit wrists of all shapes and sizes — and we’ve found the slim-wristed to be the most underserved. That’s why we’re excited about the Pebble Time Round, the latest from the little wearable company that could. One of the best examples of a […]

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    5 Smartwatches Coming Soon That You’ll Actually Want

    IFA 2015 is in full swing, and one of the biggest stories here has been the new and improved smartwatches coming out of some of the major players in the market. It’s a big story not necessarily because these devices are compelling — some are, some aren’t — but because we’re getting insight into where […]

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    Fitbit Charge HR Review

    By now, most people recognize the Fitbit brand. They built a strong name for themselves in the wearable market for fitness and exercise tracking. They took it to the next level with the Fitbit Surge superwatch, but they also recently released a more moderate tracking device: the Fitbit Charge HR. The Charge HR is an […]

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    LG Watch Urbane LTE is Worlds First LTE-enabled Smartwatch

    The big smartwatch reveal from MWC this year was from LG. With two new smartwatches, the LG Watch Urbane and Watch Urbane LTE, LG is looking to define the playing field for Android-friendly smartwatches in 2015. They’re both impressive in their own way, but it’s worth noting that there are more differences between the two […]

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    This Smartwatch Monitors Your Mood, Uh Oh

    The last time we heard from Zensorium was during CES 2012, during the heady days when fitness trackers hadn’t taken off and 30-pin connectors hadn’t received a summary execution from Apple HQ yet. That’s when they revealed TINKÉ, an iPhone accessory that measured oxygen level in the blood, respiratory rate, and heart rate. Now, at […]

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    Lively Has Created a Smartwatch For Seniors

    Last year, we took a look at Lively, which was then a Kickstarter project. Lively came to fruition, bringing a small network of sensors that can operate independently of a Wi-Fi network into the homes of independent seniors, helping them retain that independence while keeping family members updated on their health and safety. Lively is […]

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    Fitbit Surge is their First Smartwatch

    Fitbit has just announced a few new fitness trackers, including two mid-range options called Charge. The Fitbit Charge and Fitbit Charge HR will finally bring a little bit of smartphone functionality to Fitbit’s line of fitness trackers. Fitbit Charge and Charge HR For the most part, these two are standard Fitbit trackers. Like always, the […]

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    The Burg 16A is the Latest Standalone Smartwatch

    They’re going to be coming out left and right now. Following the Samsung Gear S likely comes a deluge of standalone smartwatches that don’t require Bluetooth pairing with a smartphone. The Burg 16A is one such device, which has its own SIM card slot, making it an honest-to-goodness wrist phone. The Burg 16A comes from […]

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    The Teasing is Over, the Moto 360 is Available Today

    It’s been teased for most of this year. Unfortunately for the Moto 360, there was maybe too much teasing involved—since we first took a look at Motorola’s Android Wear-powered watch, the market has been absolutely flooded by new smartwatches of all shapes and sizes. In fact, just about every major player in mobile hardware, plus […]

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    GUESS is Bringing the Fashion to Martian Watches Partnership

    Now that smartwatches (and wearables in general) are officially a trend, everyone’s out to get a piece of the pie. That includes GUESS, which just announced a new partnership with Martian watches to develop new, fashionable smartwatches for 2015. GUESS will be providing the fashion expertise in the partnership, but that doesn’t mean Martian doesn’t […]