Fitbit announces new Versa smartwatch and Ace wearable

By Staff Writer 14 March 2018

A smartwatch for all? FULL STORY >


Google reportedly rebranding Android Wear as Wear OS

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 12 March 2018

The company's wearable platform could be getting a rebrand, along with a new name and open operating system. FULL STORY >


Look mum, no keyboard

By Staff Writer 22 February 2018

Always wanted to tap on your desk and make it perform as a keyboard? The Tap wearable Bluetooth ‘keyboard’ does just that. FULL STORY >


Alphabet to introduce Enterprise Edition of Google Glass

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 19 July 2017

Google Glass lives again as Enterprise Edition, bringing with it a handful of improvements. FULL STORY >


TCL may have BlackBerry-branded wearables on the way

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 3 April 2017

Not just content with smartphones, TCL expands its licensing agreement with BlackBerry to include the manufacture of wearable and IoT devices. FULL STORY >


Mastercard partners with Fit Pay for the development of payments-enabled devices and wearables

By Press Release 25 October 2016

Companies to bring secure contactless payments to millions of devices from Wearatec and other innovative manufacturers. FULL STORY >


Samsung's fitness-focused Gear Fit2 and Gear IconX land in SA [Update]

By Staff Writer 28 July 2016

The latest additions in Samsung's advanced sports and fitness offerings, the Gear Fit2 and Gear IconX have arrived in South Africa. FULL STORY >


Wearables for kids: a major opportunity for the mobile industry

By Press Release 30 June 2016

The global wearable computer market is enjoying brisk growth during 2016, with exciting new categories such as wearable computers for children starting to emerge and existing form factors such as smartwatches beginning to mature.... FULL STORY >


Samsung takes another crack at fitness trackers with Gear Fit 2 and Gear IconX

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 3 June 2016

With the market for fitness trackers still alive and well, Samsung debuts its latest offerings - the Gear Fit 2 and Gear IconX. FULL STORY >


Samsung's new activity tracker spotted ahead of official debut

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 18 January 2016

Still to be officially named by Samsung, the company's SM-R150 activity tracker gets leaked ahead of its expected debut. FULL STORY >


Wearables: from consumer device to business tool

By Staff Writer 8 October 2015

The wearable technology market is growing exponentially. By 2019 it is predicted that there will be more than 148 million units shipped annually, up from 33 million shipped this year FULL STORY >


Interview: John Samuel of Sabre - The worth of wearables

By Ryan Noik 3 September 2015

John Samuel, the senior vice president of Traveller Solutions at travel technology provider Sabre, explains why he believes the likes of the Apple Watch are the perfect travel companion. FULL STORY >


What to expect from IFA 2015

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 1 September 2015

This year's IFA tech showcase kicks off tomorrow, and with that in mind we detail what the major players have planned to debut. FULL STORY >


Microsoft expected to debut Surface Pro 4, new Lumias and Band 2 in October

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 21 August 2015

According to sources, Microsoft is expected to forego big announcements at IFA 2015 and rather debut the new Surface Pro 4, two Lumia smartphones and Band 2 wearable in October. FULL STORY >


Sony premieres its next-gen heart rate sensing SmartBand 2

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 20 August 2015

While others have held off debuting their wearable offerings for the second half of 2015, Sony has wasted no time in premiering its newly enhanced heart rate sensing SmartBand 2. FULL STORY >

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