Two new Samsung devices have hit shop shelves today, giving consumers the opportunity to combine the benefits of a smartwatch with a powerful phablet. The Gear and the Galaxy Note 3 will work independently of one another but combining the two devices will give users the greatest benefits and the greatest range of features. Continue reading
Rumours have surfaced that the Samsung smartwatch will be an addition to the Galaxy range and called the Galaxy Gear while supposed photos of a dual-display flip smartphone called the Galaxy Folder hint at further new Galaxy releases.
The idea of a smartwatch doesn’t float everybody’s boat and nor is it a new phenomenon but there remains a few major technology companies that have yet to throw their hat firmly into the wearable technology ring. It is believed that Apple is working on a smartwatch and even Google themselves have hinted at the prospect, while already having released Google Glass for extensive testing. Continue reading
A patent filed by Samsung eludes to the fact that their proposed smartwatch will be called the Gear. The patent also included a list of capabilities and features, coupled with an extensive description of the device.
Wearable tech is one of the areas of technology that is about to explode at the moment. Sony has already released the second version of its smartwatch while the Kickstarter funded Pebble smartwatch is currently meeting its list of preorders. Apple and even Google have stated or quoted as saying that they are working on a smartwatch of their own. Samsung has previously made some noise about the release of their own smartwatch device and it is one step closer now that a patent has been filed. Continue reading