Tag Archive: Wear


Android Wear vs. Apple Watch: Which wearable platform deserves a spot on your wrist?

With Apple Watch still sold out and Google reportedly gearing up to deliver Android Wear support for iPhone at Google I/O next week, it’s time for two of the hottest wearable platforms to face off. Apple Watch is selling 30,000 units every day in…

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Forget Apple Watch, this Android Wear device runs Mac OS

Released in 1987, the Macintosh II was a significant breakthrough for Apple, being the first Mac to boast color graphics. Now close to 30 years later, an enterprising fanboy has figured out how to squeeze a fully-functional version of Apple’s…

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$14,000 turntable won’t wear out your vinyl. What a deal.

If you’ve got an extra $ 14,000 – $ 18,500 sitting around, you might consider grabbing yourself one of these bad boys from Japanese manufacturer ELP. The ELP Laser Turntable promises the best in fidelity when playing your precious vinyl records because…

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Start saving now! TAG’s first Wear watch is coming later this year

TAG Heuer’s first smartwatch powered by Android Wear will make its debut later this year, priced at about $ 1,400, according to a new report. The device hopes to compete with other high-end smartwatches like the Apple Watch, and it promises…

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In just 24 hours, Apple Watch outsold all Android Wear devices ever

It’s too early to tell exactly how well the Apple Watch will do in the grand scheme of things, or even if it will ultimately win the wearable war. But one thing’s for sure, it’s off to a hell of…

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Google ‘close’ to bringing Android Wear support to iPhone

We’ve been patiently waiting for Google to make Android Wear watches compatible with the iPhone, and according to a source in Google’s development team, the search giant is now closer than ever to marrying the unlikely duo. Reports that claimed Android…

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This wacky Samsung smartwatch looks like something He-Man would wear

Samsung’s not had too much luck with smartwatches, but a newly-published patent application shows that it’s not ready to throw in the towel just yet. The patent describes what is less a traditional watch than a wristband or He-Man-style manacle.…

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You can wear a virtual Apple Watch right now

You can’t get an Apple Watch until April 24th. But that doesn’t mean you can’t pretend to have its fine metals rubbing your naked wrist right now. By printing out a tiny piece of paper and downloading an app, a…

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Android Wear code confirms Google has been working on iPhone support

While recent rumors have claimed that Google is working on bringing Android Wear support to the iPhone, the company hasn’t actually made anything official. But code found inside its firmware could prove that it has been working on making Android…

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Android Wear hacked to take calls from an iPhone

Google is said to be working on bringing Android Wear support to iPhone, but in the meantime, it’s up to third-party developers to marry the two. One hack has already made it possible to display iOS notifications on Wear watches, and now…

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