Top 20 Android-Compatible Wearables Better Than The Apple Watch

The Apple Watch may be the world’s best-selling smartwatch, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s the best smartwatch you can buy. As an Android user, your options are virtually endless since there are Android-compatible smartwatches that can fit any budget, any style, and any occasion. To help you make a good choice, we’ve put

Top ten Apple Watch alternatives that support both Android and iOS

As an unapologetic (wink, wink), self-acknowledged Android aficionado (don’t call me a fanboy), and writer who earns money off Google’s prosperity, I’m practically and almost unconsciously compelled to dislike, scorn and mock Apple. But oftentimes, Cupertino makes it really hard to hate on them. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 contender. Meanwhile, the Apple Watch was expected

MWC 2015 preview – Samsung vs. HTC for the heavyweight title

Despite Sony and LG’s best efforts, the 2014 Mobile World Congress was the classic one-man show scenario. Samsung came to Barcelona, saw what the competition had to exhibit, scoffed and conquered the event. The Galaxy S5 quickly fulfilled its destiny, and sold in tens of millions of units, although ultimately, it came short of breaking

Best Android-compatible smartwatches available for Christmas

There’s no more denying it. Wearable devices are the next big thing in mobile tech, and it’s just a matter of time until they’ll start competing with “old-fashioned” smartphones for mainstream popularity. We still don’t expect them to have a similar impact on handheld sales as tablets hurt conventional computers, but they will take a

My smartwatch as a billboard? No, thank you!

Wearable devices are on the rise, but does it also mean a reduced level of privacy and quiet as marketers start using our smart watches and smart glasses as advertising platforms? Earlier this month, Google launched its Android Wear platform, meant to optimize Android for use on wearable devices like smart watches. Brands like Motorola,

Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch leaked photos not final

Alleged Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch leaked photos have recently been published by Venturebeat during the weekend. However, a new report claims that the photos are not of the final device, but merely of a prototype. The smartwatch that will be unveiled in New York and Berlin will have a different appearance, according to Gigaom’s insider sources. The

Do we Need Wearable Tech?

Google Glass was most likely at the forefront of what is probably the next step in personal communication technology. We’ve had wearable sports gear for a while now, but this year we’ve seen a huge increase in activity for wearable technology that does more than just sports. Recently we’ve heard a lot about Samsung’s Galaxy

Acer Keen on Developing Wearable Tech

Although we’ve seen the occasional smart watch or electronic sports band, there isn’t really anything that’s available to the general public that’s been innovative enough to bring the dawn of wearable tech into reality. Acer’s smartphone chief, ST Liew, seems pretty hopeful for the future of wearable tech though, and even went so far as