Qualcomm debuts new wearable chipset named Snapdragon Wear 1100

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 31 May 2016

Designed with fitness trackers and kids watches in mind, Qualcomm debuts its second range of wearable-specific chipsets. FULL STORY >


The long view on wearable technology

By Press Release 21 October 2015

With wearable device technology maturing rapidly and gaining consumer traction, the race is on between manufacturers to capture market share in this exciting new product category. FULL STORY >


Google developing smart contact lenses for diabetics

By Ryan Noik 31 March 2014

Wearable technology may be in vogue at the moment, and now Google has announced a new project which takes the technology to another level - smart contact lenses. FULL STORY >


Google Glass partners with Ray-Ban, Oakley to make wearables more stylish

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 25 March 2014

Your next pair of Wayfarers might sport Google Glass as Google looks to merge the wearable OS with a host of sunglass brands including Ray-Ban, Oakley and Persol FULL STORY >


Android Wear - Smartwatches the first release in Google’s wearable plans

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 19 March 2014

Google has unveiled a specialised version of Android for the company’s official foray into the wearables arena, Android Wear. Which partner’s the newly developed OS with a range of smartwatches and plans for other... FULL STORY >


Sony SmartWatch 2

By Hanleigh Daniels 4 December 2013

With the apparent dawn of the wearable tech age, we strap on Sony’s SmartWatch 2 to find out whether it is the cleverest of all the smartwatches. FULL STORY >


Cookoo Bluetooth 4.0 connected smartwatch

By Hanleigh Daniels 25 October 2013

Smartwatches are expected to become the next big thing and the Cookoo aims to put local users ahead of the wearable tech curb. FULL STORY >


Canalys - More than 5 million smartwatches to ship in 2014

By Hanleigh Daniels 18 July 2013

Canalys' latest research reveals that smartwatch shipments will experience some exponential growth next year. FULL STORY >

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