Strategy Analytics: smartwatch shipments grew 44% YoY

The latest Strategy Analytics numbers concerning smartwatches are in, via DigiTimes, for the second quarter of 2019, and apparently, global shipments grew 44 percent compared to the same period of last year. While Apple, and its own Apple Watch is still sitting comfortably in first place, Samsung managed to grab …

Fossil présente sa cinquième génération de smartwatches, sous Google Assistant

Le smartwatches se sont largement démocratisées, et le nombre de références a explosé depuis quelques années. Fossil propose depuis un bon moment des modèles au look épuré, profitant des dernières avancées dans le domaine, compatibles avec iOS et Android. Sa cinquième génération conserve un design très agréable à l’œil, et …

Galaxy Watch Active 2 by Samsung: Leaks and Specs

After a very successful run of Galaxy Watch Active, Samsung is about to release its successor to the market. A new render of this successor has been leaked online. A 44mm dial black variant is shown in a leaked photo online along with a 40mm dial variant in rose gold. …

Galaxy Watch Active Becomes Sportier and Smarter Thanks to New Firmware Updates

New firmware update has started to roll out for Samsung’s newest smartwatch, the Galaxy Watch Active. A lot of new features have been introduced in the new and updated software which will let the users to get the most from their smartwatches. Samsung’s Galaxy watch active is considered to be …

Garmin Enables Heart Rate Monitoring for Swimming for Its Smartwatches

Wrist-based monitoring of Heart Rate for swimming will be up and running in Garmin Products soon and the first product to receive this upgrade will be Garmin’s Forerunner 945. Based on the information we have right now, not much can be deduced about what other smartwatches will end up receiving …

How hearables will drive the attention economy

In an age of mass production, the global internet and digital everything, the most valuable commodities have become time and attention. And everybody wants yours. Your work demands them. Advertisers need them. Broadcast media crave them. Social networks want them. Marketers, charity panhandlers, evangelists, celebrities, smartphone apps, political campaigns and …

Australian Women National Cricket Team Makes Use of Apple Watches During Practice Sessions

Last Monday Apple itself highlighted this fact in order to emphasize on how useful Apple Watch can be for health and fitness purposes. With the help of an unnamed application, Australian Women National Team monitors activity of each player including their sleep, heart rates, moods and load of training. According …

Galaxy Watch Active by Samsung

It hasn’t been long since the unveiling of the first ever Galaxy Watch Active by Samsung and we are already looking at the leaked photos of its successor. Galaxy Watch Active was Samsung’s attempt to make a sportier smart watch with high end features and fitness tracking capabilities. This resulted …

Polar Has No Interest to Chase Apple Watch According to Polar Chief

It would not be wrong to say that it has become somewhat of a trend for wearable brands, which started off as sports and fitness wearable companies, trying to shift their focus a little and target a usual more mainstream audience a little. FitBit and Garmin are two huge examples …