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[Deal] Refurb Samsung Gear 2 selling for $119.95

Samsung’s Gear 2 wearable was announced early last year and paired with the Samsung Galaxy S5 shortly after. However, the smartwatch didn’t see the success that Samsung had hoped for, which was partly due to its limited compatibility list and pricing. The smartwatch was endorsed as a Samsung only product, meaning that users with a

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Developer manages to run Android Wear on a Samsung Gear 2

The Tizen powered Gear 2 wearable didn’t manage to impress a lot of consumers when it was unveiled early last year by Samsung. However, there might finally be another use for the smartwatch as one developer has found a way to get Android Wear working on the smartwatch. This comes from the hard work and

Samsung Gear smartwatches now have over 1,000 apps

When Samsung announced the Galaxy Gear about an year ago, many dismissed it as a device with no legs to succeed. This was an appropriate prediction to make given the many flaws of the device which was immediately apparent to the consumers and experts alike. However, Samsung was quick to learn from its mistakes as it announced

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PayPal app now available on the Samsung Gear 2

PayPal has now brought its official application to the Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch, allowing customers to seamlessly make transactions on the go. This comes a few days after the app was announced to be launching on Android Wear devices. PayPal is one of the world’s largest money transfer portals and having a dedicated app on one

Samsung Gear 2 / Gear 2 Neo / Gear 2 Solo / Gear 3

Samsung Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and the Gear Fit getting an update

Samsung’s latest trio of smartwatches are now getting a minor update with some much needed features on board. The update is being seen in the U.S. variants of the smartwatches for the time being and might take a couple of days to finish rolling out to all units. Below is the list of changes making its

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Samsung Gear 2 getting the Fleksy Messenger app

The Samsung Gear 2 was revealed to be supporting the Fleksy keyboard in time for its launch. The makers of this popular keyboard have now announced a standalone messaging client for the smartwatch called Fleksy Messenger. The idea of a standalone messaging client for a smartwatch seems impractical at first thought, but given Fleksy’s experience with

Samsung Gear 2 / Gear 2 Neo / Gear 2 Solo / Gear 3

Samsung Gear 2 getting an update with Blocking Mode

Owners of the Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch will now see an update to firmware version 2.2.1.2 which improves the S Health app on the device and brings a new feature called Blocking Mode. This basically puts the smartwatch on a do-not-disturb mode, which is crucial especially when you’re asleep. The watch can automatically detect when you’re

Samsung Gear 2 / Gear 2 Neo / Gear 2 Solo / Gear 3

Samsung Gear 2 now available for $270 via eBay

The Samsung Gear 2 was launched along with the Galaxy S5 over a month ago for $299.99. But a seller on eBay is offering the smartwatch for just $269.99, which is a $30 discount on the asking price. A 10% saving on a smartwatch is clearly quite a lot for a $300 device. The only downside perhaps is that