According to a new report, Qualcomm is designing a new chipset specifically for smartwatches. It could be Wear OS's last hope.
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Fitbit today introduced a $200 smartwatch called the Versa, plus an inexpensive new fitness tracker for kids.
Google controls the dominant personal computing platform. So why isn't Android Wear even remotely successful?
With its major announcements all ruined by rumors, Apple delivered a curiously rote press event on Tuesday.
It's fair to say that Google's Android Wear platform has been a spectacular failure. But they keep trying.
Fitbit, the world's biggest wearables maker, today announced its first true smart watch, the Ionic. Plus, some other hardware and services offerings.
Android Wear hasn't seen much success, but Google is quietly pushing forward. And this week, you can buy the first Android Wear 2.0 devices, including the LG Watch Style.
Today, the Google announced Android Wear 2.0 Developer Preview 4, adding a number of new features for developers and (eventually) users.
Pebble announced today that it is shutting down and will no longer make wearable devices. But the team is heading off to market leader Fitbit.
Yesterday, Brad exclusively revealed Microsoft's plans to retreat from its Band efforts: The firm won't ship a Band 3 this year, and will almost certainly never do so. Now what?
Today, Apple announced its second-generation smart watch, called Apple Watch Series 2. The new wearables will feature new fitness capabilities, including GPS and water resistance, improved performance, and a dramatically brighter display.
Today, Fitbit announced major updates to what it calls its most iconic fitness trackers. The new Fitbit Charge 2 adds more health and fitness features, while the new Flex 2 is now "swim-proof".
Wearables are all over the map, encompassing everything from high-end smart watches to low-end fitness bands. So there is great choice, but also great confusion. Not helping matters, many aren't sure whether wearables will have any staying power.
The Moto 360 Sport will become available in the U.S. in early January, providing built-in GPS and a cool "AnyLight" display for both indoor and outdoor use.