Posts Categorized: Smart Watches News


5 Ultra-Complicated Dive Watches

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If your plan was to spend less money this year on watches, you might want to skip this article. Most mechanical dive watches are priced under $10,000 (even though the iconic Rolex Deepsea, Sea-Dweller, and Submariner watches, as well as many Blancpain Fifty Fathoms models, might go for a bit more nowadays), but there are […]


The Best Dive Watch Brands

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To someone who’s not all that interested in dive watches, many of them may look alike. But if you are into collecting dive watches, you’re always looking for another one to buy. In doing so, you have several options: you can go vintage, stick with the classics from established brands, or maybe even consider some […]


The Basics of the Rotating Divers’ Watch Bezel

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In this article in our series on the basics of divers’ watches, takes on what is probably the most distinctive element of a dive watch: the rotating bezel. Its function is actually quite simple: before a diver’s descent, the 12 o’clock bezel marker is aligned with the minute hand, allowing the elapsed time, up to […]

Apple Watch with New Bands

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The Apple Watch is, according to Apple, the best-selling smartwatch in the world. Thanks to a $50 price drop, that’s likely to continue to be true. The Apple Watch now costs $299, and will come with a new line of bands in new colors and materials starting from $49. At its original $350 starting price, […]

Meet the First Smartwatch That Talks to Amazon Alexa

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  Alexa is moving beyond Amazon gadgets. You’ll soon be able to ask the Alexa voice assistant all sorts of questions from the CoWatch, a new smartwatch that looks to take on both Apple and Android Wear devices. Available for pre-order through IndieGoGo for $159, the CoWatch will go on sale for $279 in June. […]

Apple Watch 2 Rumors

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Your Apple Watch is going to become less dependent on your iPhone, as Apple pushes developers to create apps that run natively on the smartwatch. Apple’s push to bolster the software running on its watch comes at the same time as rumors that the next version of the Apple Watch will feature largely internal improvements […]

Pebble Health Update Hands-on

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Pebble is getting serious about improving the fitness tracking abilities of its smartwatches. The company recently updated its Pebble Health app, which brings auto run/walk tracking, new graphs in your activity summaries and a Smart Alarm feature to wake you up during the right sleep period. I tried out the new tools and while I liked […]

Pebble Watches Get GPS And More Battery Life with New Strap

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Pebble Time smartwatches are about to get superpowered. A new smart strap called Powerstrap Pal just launched on Kickstarter, and it promises to bring GPS capability and extra battery life to your Pebble Time, Time Steel or Time Round. Available now at an early bird price of $65, the Pal is a promising Pebble Time […]

Why Amazon Won Our 300-Question Showdown

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I’m an Android girl who loves her iPad mini and her Amazon Echo. I also plan to be the first to bow before Skynet, once Judgment Day truly arrives. But I want to make sure I’m backing the right robot voice. I said “Hey Siri” and “Alexa” more than 300 times to determine which of […]

Pebble Watch Wants to Tell You How Happy You Are

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Is the key to happiness spiritual enlightenment, a satisfying family life or hourly water intake? If it’s the last of these, your Pebble smartwatch may be able to help you find out. The company’s new, experimental Happiness app tracks your mood over the course of a week and then sends you a report, showing how […]