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"samsung smartwatch"


Samsung's smartwatch sequel: The Gear 2

At MWC in Barcelona, Spain, Samsung announces its second-generation Gear 2 smartwatch. The new device features the company's home-brewed Tizen OS, an integrated heart rate monitor, and water- and dust-resistant tech.

By February 24, 2014


Gear 2 running Tizen: Smart move for Samsung smartwatch?

Launching Tizen on Samsung's newest smartwatch could help the company avoid the app and carrier problems that often plague new operating systems.

By February 22, 2014


New wave of Android Wear watches aims to make up for lost time

Asus, Huawei, LG and Motorola will use the IFA trade show in Berlin next week to show off their newest wearable devices.

By August 25, 2015


Google Glass is still misunderstood, says the guy who wore them in the shower

Commentary: Forget the privacy issues -- it was a long list of other shortcomings, social and technical, that doomed Glass. Can Google learn for the next go-round?

By May 27, 2015


Apple Watch brings the bling in retail debut

Trying to show it's more than a utilitarian electronic object, the Apple Watch arrives in high-end stores surrounded by luxury brands. But you can't walk out with one until April 24.

By April 10, 2015


I tried, and failed, to crash a BMW i3 at CES 2015

During a demonstration of BMW's ActiveAssist technology in an i3 electric car, I aimed it at a fake brick wall and floored the accelerator, only to have the car hit the brakes.

By January 5, 2015


Busy Samsung stirs many pots, from smart home to VR to health tech

It shows off a sensor-filled new Simband, its blueprint for future wearables, along with the 360-degree cameras of "Project Beyond" and much more.

By November 12, 2014


Opera Mini will be available on Samsung Gear S

The Opera browser will let you surf the web from the smartwatch and has finger-friendly features that should work well on smaller screens.

By October 6, 2014


Samsung vows to expand Smart Home platform, add third-party gadgets

Samsung's connected home tech will shortly be getting a boost, the South Korean tech giant has promised, with a software development kit due later this year.

By September 1, 2014


Woz: Samsung Galaxy Gear is 'worthless'

The Apple co-founder, who often embraces many platforms, says he threw his Samsung smartwatch out after half a day.

By July 1, 2014