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    Timex Latest Watch Doubles as a Fitness Tracker and We Approve

    Last year, Timex became one of many traditional watchmakers to jump into wearable technology, releasing the Ironman One GPS+ in partnership with Qualcomm. That watch ended up being a tough sell — it was a standalone device that uploaded data to an app over a 4G connection, meaning it wasn’t a smartphone companion and couldn’t […]

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    Futuristic Pocket Watch Packs in a Touchscreen

    What at first blush looks like the ultimate tool for the 22nd century hypnotist is actually a new pocket watch from Kisai—yes, that’s right, you actually can tell time with this thing, despite all appearances. The Kisai Vortex Pocket Watch combines a classic stainless steel casing with an LED-backlit LCD touchscreen that requires a set […]

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    Apple Watch Hands-on

    After years (and years) worth of rumors, Apple finally announced their first smartwatch today. It’s called the Apple Watch, and it sure is feature-rich, we’ll give it that. There are a lot of features to run down with the Apple Watch, far more than any other wearable device we’ve seen thus far. We’re not convinced […]

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    Martian Notifier Watch Review – A Wearable Done Right

    What do you really need from a Smartwatch other than real-time notifications? The new Martian notifier provides just that. It’s a classic looking timepiece with one exception: there’s a small OLED screen discreetly built into the face. This screen can display every notification that your iPhone or Android does, and with virtually no setup. You’ll […]

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    The Android Smartwatch that Doesn’t Run Android – Confused Yet?

    Smartwatches made for Android phones that don’t actually run Android are nothing new – look no further than the Galaxy Gear line, which runs on the Tizen OS. But, when you actually call your device the Android Smartwatch, that’s when things get a little confusing. OKO ‘s second smartwatch, the Android Smartwatch, should be hitting […]

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    Swatch’s Sweet Valentine Watch Arrives Just in Time

    Swatch is no stranger to flashy or seasonal watches, so their Sweet Valentine watch fits in nicely. It’s a candy-striped heartfelt ticket to a solid Valentine’s Day this year. The watch is done up with red and white stripes, in a similarly decorated box that looks like one of those candied mints you grab three […]

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    The Adult Lego Watch Has Arrived: Review

    There have been many imitators, but LEGO is finally getting into the watch business for adults. Until now, their LEGO watches have been targeted at kids, but now the adults are getting some LEGO time and these aren’t just one-off pieces. There will be a collection of about 24 watches available, and they tell a […]

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    The $70 Speaker Watch That Doesn’t Tell Time

    Bem Wireless Speaker Watch, which we are very pleased to hear is indeed actually wireless, as a watch with wires could get rather messy, is precisely what it sounds like, a watch with a speaker on it. Why? No idea. We can see 10 obnoxious uses of it for every potentially useful one, most of […]

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    VERB Watch Doubles as a USB Flash Drive

    The aptly named VERB watch does a little bit more than the average watch – just barely. Inside the band of this bright, silicone wristpiece is a USB flash drive. The watch is made of smooth silicone, not unlike what you’d see on a lot of smartphone cases out there. The time-telling is done on […]

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    G-Shock Bluetooth GBX6900B Review – A Very Smart and Tough Watch

    G-Shock watches have been a classic timepiece for years now. They’re renowned for their durability and capability, especially in extreme sports. This year G-Shock had two big announcements, the first, a metal version of the iconic design, the next was the one that caught our attention: bluetooth. There’s now a version of G-Shock’s 6900 that […]

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    Qualcomm Toq Might Steal GALAXY Gear’s Thunder

    There’s another smartwatch of sorts on the horizon, and it’s from a somewhat unlikely source – Qualcomm. That said, the Qualcomm Toq looks like it has a lot going for it over its competitors. First, we should note that Qualcomm and Samsung (with the GALAXY Gear) aren’t creating a whole new market here – these […]

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    Star Wars R2-D2 Watch Makes Droids Seem Classy

    Attention: this is your weekly Star Wars merchandise update. R2-D2’s dome on a watch face. That’s pretty much the extent of it. You’ve got a couple of watch hands with tips that look like R2-D2’s blinking lights. It’s a collector’s edition, too. I have no idea what makes it a collectible. I’m guessing it’s because […]

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    I’m Watch Smart Watch Review

    ‘Hello, Childhood? It’s me, Scott. We think we found it…the Dick Tracy watch!’ That’s right, as of this moment the I’m Watch Smart Watch allows you to make phone calls, receive emails and text messages, check the weather, and take advantage of other smartphone features right from your watch! I’m Watch leverages your smartphone, whether […]