Swatch Skeptical of Apple iWatch Role

Nick Hayek Swatch Smartwatch

As rumors and hearsay about the Apple iWatch became vaguely-sourced reports last month, predictions concerning the hypothetical smartwatch have snowballed into a deluge of excitement and analysis.  The naysayers are many, including high profile skeptic Nick Hayek, Jr., Chief Executive Officer of Swiss watchmaker Swatch.  However, Apple has been consistently successful in creating new markets in spite of visionless experts … [Read More]

i’m Watch Smartwatch Review

i'm Watch Smartwatch

After a shaky start, the Italian made i’m Watch Smartwatch has finally hit American shores, although in short supply. Labeling itself the “the world’s first real smartwatch,” great claims have been made and great expectations were had for this aesthetically pleasing smartwatch. Does the im Watch live up to the hype? Read on to find … [Read More]

Best Apple iWatch Concept Video EVER!

Zach King iWatch Concept

Zach King has put together an absolutely AMAZING Apple iWatch concept video. In his vision, the 2019 iWatch boasts a 3D video projector, revolutionary device to device transfer technology, fingerprint recognition, cellular video conferencing, and graces the arm of a pretty blonde. Smart watches just don’t get better than that! This video alone should merit … [Read More]

Allerta inPulse Smartwatch

Allerta inPulse Smartwatch takes a first-look at the Allerta InPulse smartwatch. The inPulse smart watch connects to your BlackBerry or Android phone via Bluetooth, making sure you are instantly informed of incoming phone calls, text messages, and emails. When people try to contact you, your cell phone will send a signal to your watch, your watch will … [Read More]

VIDEO: WIMM Labs Smartwatch Software

WIMM Labs Smartwatch Software

WIMM Labs develops wearable software platforms and software development kits (SDKs) for smartwatches and other body-bound connected devices. Fundamental to the WIMM Platform is an elegant, simple touch screen interface that hides the complexity and power of the underlying technology. The WIMM smartwatch can be loaded with a variety of Android-based Micro Apps created by … [Read More]

Apple iWatch Band Patent, A “Slap Bracelet”

Apple iWatch Band Patent

The US Patent and Trademark Office has published new Apple patent application #20130044215 for what appears to be an Apple iWatch that resembles a smartwatch slap bracelet. Does this new evidence support current iWatch rumor frenzy or does it represent an different product entirely? The timing is interesting to say the least … as is … [Read More]

Thalmic Labs Myo Gaming Gesture Control Device

Thalmic Labs Myo

The Thalmic Labs Myo Gesture Control device is a one-size fits all arm band that tracks muscular and dimensional movement, converting it to user input suitable for various applications … such as a smartwatch. “Unleash your inner Jedi!” The Thalmic Labs mantra might actually be a fair description of what the Myo can help you … [Read More]

Pebble E-Paper Watch For iPhone, Android Review

Pebble Watch

The Pebble E-Paper Watch has finally materialized, for better or worse. The Pebble is not a novel idea, but is novel in its implementation when compared to other currently available smartwatches. Unfortunately, while the ability to check notifications from your wrist without digging into your pockets every time your pants vibrate is extremely convenient, the … [Read More]

Apple iWatch Rumors Abound, The Time Is Now

Dick Tracy Smartwatch

Men have been yearning for materialization of the smartwatch since Dick Tracy first donned the 2-Way Wrist Radio in 1946. Over the years, many examples have come and gone, but none have withstood the proverbial test of time. Has the future of microprocessor enhanced wrist-bound chronometers finally arrived? Possibly so. Rumors abound, as of late, … [Read More]