With the Apple Watch strap market about to blow up, Apple releases some guidelines. Also, AT&T changes its rules on throttling, and Google accidentally announces its next version of Android. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.
A trio of new Jawbone fitness bands are on their way: two coming soon, one later this summer. They're slimmer, and they're ambitious. And we have two of them here to review.
Technically Incorrect: With the company reportedly encouraging people to order the Apple Watch online, rather than go to stores in hope, will there be no more ritual camping and crowing?
The not-safe-for-work Apple Watch band animations the company does in fact want you to see.
The Android Wear-powered Huawei Watch, due mid-2015, is designed to give smartwatches a more classical look. Also new: the TalkBand B2 and N1 Bluetooth fitness trackers and bigger brand ambitions for the Chinese company.
At least one company says smartphones don't have to be rectangular slabs.
Priced at $80 elsewhere, this brand new activity-tracker comes with three colored bands and doubles as a smartwatch.
From sweating through P90X in the morning to snoozing through a full night of sleep, we put the Microsoft Band through its paces for a full month to see how it held up.
The Up3 is sleek and small and measures heart rate, and the Move is $50. Both are coming this month.
The Acer Aspire Switch 10 is a budget hybrid that skips the more-common fold-back or button-clasp hinges and instead attaches its screen via a magnetic connection. It shares the same hardware limitations as other small hybrids, but can be easier to use.