LG Watch Sport with LTE, NFC, GPS, and heart rate monitor to cost $349, $100 more than the Watch Style

LG Watch Sport with LTE, NFC, GPS, and heart rate monitor to cost $349, $100 more than the Watch Style

LG and Google are set to introduce the first two watches running Android Wear 2.0 on February 9, according to past rumors. The LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style have been co-developed by the two companies in a Nexus-like collaboration, despite the lack of co-branding. The Watch Style has already received the leaked press render treatment, but unfortunately all we have to show you the bigger Watch Sport is the blurry image below, which surfaced last month (it’s on the left). Now a new rumor claims that the Watch Sport will be priced at $349 in the US, which is exactly…

AMD, NVIDIA and Samsung Hardware (Game Bundles: Get Civilization VI, Doom, Watch_Dogs 2 )

AMD, NVIDIA and Samsung Hardware (Game Bundles: Get Civilization VI, Doom, Watch_Dogs 2 )

From time to time companies bundle the latest games with their hardware in a bid to attract attention of gamers and to make their products more competitive. Such promotions are mutually beneficial: for gamers, it is a good way to upgrade and save some money on titles, while for companies it is an efficient way to increase sales. Recently AMD and Samsung have launched

Tag Heuer Connected is back, costs like a true Swiss luxury watch

Tag Heuer Connected is back, costs like a true Swiss luxury watch

Tag Heuer updated its Android Wear-powered watch, the Connected, and the price now properly reflects its luxury status – a wallet-shrinking $9,900. Thats a long way off the $1,500 of the original and the design hasnt changed much. Lets talk specs first. The watch has a 46mm Titanium Grade 2 casing (12.8mm thick), lugs and push button. The titanium has been coated with carbide and a anti-fingerprint coating. The glass is scratch-resistant

Apple Watch Series 2

Apple Watch Series 2

In addition to announcing the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus today, Apple introduced Apple Watch Series 2. Like all first-generation products, the original Apple Watch had some serious shortcomings. First, without cellular connectivity or even GPS, the Apple Watch could not stray beyond the Wi-Fi range of an iPhone without losing much of its functionality. The second

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors Update: The Apple Watch 2 release date announcement is this week, according to all of the rumors, and it’ll debut at the iPhone 7 launch event. Here’s the news so far. You really want the Apple Watch 2 for all of this new features, especially after holding out on the current Apple Watch, or maybe you got that one too and are already searching for a smartwatch upgrade.

New Apple Watch to look similar to the first one, analyst says

New Apple Watch to look similar to the first one, analyst says

If youve been holding off on purchasing an Apple Watch because you are waiting for the second-generation model, you might be (or might not be) surprised to learn that the new Apple Watch will probably look much like the original one. Apple might be taking a similar approach to the iPhone when it comes to launching a successor meaning we might see something along the lines of Apple Watch S Ming-Chi Kuo quoted an investors meeting held

HoloLens could transform football viewing

HoloLens could transform football viewing

HoloLens may have applications in fields like health and education, but what about immersive sports entertainment? Microsoft is one step ahead of you. Today during a Super Bowl 50 event in San Francisco, the company showed off a proof-of-concept video of how it thinks the AR viewer can transform your Sunday watching rituals. The video runs through a number of possible features. One expands the field of

Apple Watch plays Doom

Apple Watch plays Doom

If you’re searching for diverting entertainment this weekend then the Facebook team in Tel Aviv has you covered. The developers managed to get Doom running on an Apple Watch and an Apple TV as part of a 10-hour hackathon event. Part of this is thanks to the improved capabilities of watchOS 2: apps can now run natively on the watch rather than offloading the processing

Apple Watch now supports Google Maps

Apple Watch now supports Google Maps

The Google Maps iOS app has received an update, bumping it to version 4.11.0, and bringing several new features as well as some bug fixes. The most prominent feature the update brings to the table is the support for Apple Watch – it adds a companion app for the smartwatch. As you can see in the image above, the app contains buttons to direct you home and work, as well as to show you recent routes. It

Apple Watch dominating with a 75% global market share

Apple Watch dominating with a 75% global market share

As quarterly reports from all market research firm continue to pour in, the latest one from Strategy Analytics which provides an interesting insight into the real success of Apple Watch. The research firm reveals that three of every four smartwatches sold globally in the second quarter were Apple Watches. A total of 4 million Apple Watch units were shipped in second quarter of 2015, taking 75 percent of

Where to watch 4K TV shows and movies

Where to watch 4K TV shows and movies

Here’s a fun fact: Ultra HD, commonly referred to as 4K, has four times the amount of pixels of standard HD. It has twice the horizontal pixels and twice the amount of vertical pixels, resulting in a 3,840 x 2,160 resolution that makes 4K one of the sharpest formats on the market. But despite its nearly unparalleled visual fidelity, Ultra HD has one major hurdle to leap before it’s ready for prime time: a lack of

The Apple Watch

The Apple Watch

Prior to the launch of the Apple Watch, there had been rumors that Apple would make a watch for quite some time. In a broader sense, the wearables industry has become an area of significant interest as the next growth market after devices like tablets and smartphones as the high-end market became saturated and much of the growth that previously existed in the mobile space started to

Timex Watch Gets Pear Sports Real Time Audio Coaching

Timex Watch Gets Pear Sports Real Time Audio Coaching

PEAR Sports and Timex have announced a partnership integrating PEAR’s real-time audio coaching platform with the TIMEX IRONMAN RUN X50+ connected sport watch. This partnership will allow runners to control and review their workouts, change music and control other phone functions, only using their Timex watch. Here’s more info: Timex Multisport Team members and coaches will develop new, customizable training