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11 surprises I learned about the Apple Watch

Apple's new watch has some secrets and some quirks you may not know about. Here are the most interesting tidbits I've found over my time wearing one so far.

By April 11, 2015

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Adios, silicon: Why exotic designs are the future for the chips in your gadgets

Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?

By April 17, 2015

Review

Sony SmartWatch 3

Although its ability to use GPS to track your run is handy, its poor screen, uninspiring design and lack of a heart-rate monitor means the SmartWatch 3 doesn't impress over its more luxurious Android Wear competitors.

By December 18, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating December 18, 2014
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Jawbone's new trio of Up2, Up3 and Up4 bands: fitness tracking, heart rate and mobile payments (hands-on)

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.

By April 15, 2015

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Three smartwatches way more affordable than the Apple Watch

Before you lose your head and drop at least $350 on Apple's first-gen wrist buddy, check out these low-cost alternatives.

By April 10, 2015

Editors' Take

Frederique Constant Horological Smartwatch

Looking for a classic hand-made Swiss watch but still want an activity tracker? The Frederique Constant smart watch is just the thing for you.

By March 19, 2015

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Editors' Take

Haier Smartwatch

On the cusp of MWC 2015, the Chinese manufacturer shows off connected watches for children, the elderly and, of course, the family pet.

By February 28, 2015

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Apple Watch: A hands-on tour of Apple's first smartwatch (pictures)

The Apple Watch is the company's bold, beautiful first pass at a wearable gadget. We take a guided tour of the watch, which is available for pre-order on April 10.

27 Images By April 8, 2015

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The Garmin Vivoactive is an ultra-slim smartwatch with a few hiccups

CNET's Dan Graziano gives you a first look at Garmin's first smartwatch

By April 17, 2015

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Alcatel OneTouch Watch an affordable iPhone/Android smartwatch with a charger built right into its band, but that's not enough

Decent battery life, an affordable price, good looks and no extra charge cord to pack: if only the OneTouch's software were better.

By April 15, 2015