News and Rumors

Rose Gold and Platinum Samsung Gear S2 Classic on sale February 12

Samsung today confirmed it will begin selling the Rose Gold and Platinum versions of the Gear S2 Classic smartwatch beginning tomorrow, February 12. First introduced at CES in early January,

Android Wear

LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE available via AT&T, Verizon

LG’s latest Android Wear smartwatch, the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE (what a mouthful) has begun its global rollout. Customers interested in picking up the wearable can do so through either AT&T or Verizon. The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE is the first Android Wear device to feature cellular connectivity. This means wearers can use it independently of a phone

Android Wear

Android Wear enters era of cellular-connected smartwatches

The Android Wear wearable platform has officially launched its first cellular-connected watch, thus entering a new era. No longer will Android Wear watches be restricted to Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity as the operating system is designed for more accessibility. Going forward, Android smartwatches will be able work independently of phones and should be able to read emails and messages, answer calls,

Android Wear

TAG Heuer officially intros ‘Connected’ as world’s smartest luxury watch

As expected, TAG Heuer today formally unveiled its first Android Wear-powered smartwatch, the TAG Heuer Connected. Touted as the “world’s smartest luxury watch”, it’s also the first Android Wear device billed as a “luxury” watch. Whereas most Android Wear models carry a price tag of around $150-$350, this one will command a much higher $1,500 sticker. Indeed, this is still