Tech news tagged ‘Smart Watch’

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LG’s Android Wear-based G Watch priced at £180 for UK

LG is to charge £180 in the UK for its first Android-powered smartwatch, the G Watch, and the device will go on sale in July, reports the Daily Telegraph.

The announcement was apparently made at the company’s UK showcase in Weybridge, and is the first indication of UK…

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Google stretches Android to wearable technology, on your wrist

It was signposted last week and is now formally announced… Google is extending the Android platform to “wearable” technology, with Android Wear. Along with the Internet of Things, wearable tech is becoming the big tech theme du nos jours…

The company is starting with a familiar form factor: watches (no…

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MWC 2014: Samsung switches Tizen for Android in Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatches

Samsung has dropped Android from its Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatches. They will, instead, be powered by the company’s own Tizen operating system, reports The Verge.

Vlad Savov writes:
The Korean company doesn’t detail why it’s making the switch — nor what it will mean for app compatibility between…

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Samsung extends Galaxy Gear compatibility

Samsung is extending the number of devices compatible with its Galaxy Gear smart watch.

As part of the Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) update, the watch will work with the Galaxy S4, Galaxy S III, and Galaxy Note II.

Samsung says it will also extend Galaxy Gear compatibility to other…

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