What the critics think of the new Apple Watch

Apple had two big announcements at its Cupertino event – the new iPhone, of course, and somewhat surprisingly, the Apple Watch. It’s been finished at last. Well, it hasn’t been finished – it’s not going to be available until early 2015 at the earliest, but it did have prototypes on show and successfully worked an … Continue reading What the critics think of the new Apple Watch

Samsung’s New Smartwatch, It’s The Year Of The ‘Wearable’

Surely the worst kept secret leading up IFA was the launch of Samsung’s smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear.  Everyone knew it was coming, but what exactly would it look like, and how many features would they pack in? Well, these questions and more have now been answered. The Gear, available in Europe from the end of … Continue reading Samsung’s New Smartwatch, It’s The Year Of The ‘Wearable’

Samsung’s Smartwatch: What We (Might) Know So Far…

Speculation, rumours and tech-entrenched chatter: recent leaks of Samsung’s possible smart watch patents have triggered gadget gossip on a scale last seen in late 2009 when talk of the iPad first surfaced. But while Apple stormed the tablet race, the only evidence to suggest it’s making any ground in the wearable-tech race is the fact … Continue reading Samsung’s Smartwatch: What We (Might) Know So Far…

Cookoo Smart Watch: Helping Early Adopters Stay Punctual

Smartphones are great but why should intelligence devices stop there? The smaller and more efficient we make technology, the more things we can cram it into. I’m shocked more shoes don’t have embedded sensors. And I’ve been wanting Google Glasses (especially the camera function) since I was about 14. With Apple rumoured to be getting … Continue reading Cookoo Smart Watch: Helping Early Adopters Stay Punctual

Keypad Watch: The Perfect Solution for Twitchy Fingers

Forget what you think you know about watches, the Keypad Watch by RED5 is a time piece with a difference. If the buzz surrounding iPhones, smart watches and the latest all-singing all-dancing tablet leaves you yearning for something a little more retro, the Keypad Watch adds a unique aura of geek chic to your wrist. … Continue reading Keypad Watch: The Perfect Solution for Twitchy Fingers

Casio unveils Bluetooth enabled digital wrist watch

Just as mobile phones went from convenient personal calling to inseparable lifestyle companions, the humble wrist watch is set to follow in their footsteps. No longer will we be using our watches to just tell us the time, they will have far more important things to do. Casio has just unveiled plans for a new … Continue reading Casio unveils Bluetooth enabled digital wrist watch

Look out Q, here comes the W Phonewatch

Miniscule, inconspicuous and with its real identity masked, even James Bond’s “Q” would be proud of Kempler & Strauss’s W Phonewatch. As the name suggests, the W Phonewatch is a cellphone, disguised as a wristwatch. Although unlike the torrent of wrist-watch phones that have saturated the market in recent years, which awkwardly lie on its … Continue reading Look out Q, here comes the W Phonewatch