Samsung has teamed up with luxury watch maker de GRISOGONO to make what’s probably the fanciest smartwatch we’ve seen yet. The watch uses the highly functional Gear S2 as a base, but features a ton of jewels and luxury design, and it looks extremely high end, even compared to your typical wristwatches. Read more
Good news if you’re hunting for some wireless chargers for your new Galaxy S7. Samsung is currently running a promotion that will toss in an extra wireless charger if you buy one, effectively making them two for the price of one. And yes, this is the fast wireless charger that will juice your phone up quickly. Read more
Fossil has revealed some new arrivals for its wearable lineup, including activity trackers, ‘smarter’ analog watches and slimmer Android Wear smartwatches.
Earlier this week, Amazon unveiled the new Echo Dot and Echo Tap. Although Amazon’s Echo speakers have been praised highly for the options and capabilities they have, one implement didn’t go as expected.
Starting today, saving money on solid external batteries from the reputable Aukey is as easy as entering a promotional code. The accessory maker $2-$8 off of two external batteries that are each rated with 4.5 stars on Amazon. While one is slim and compact, Aukey’s bigger external battery supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology. Regardless of which you choose, you’re getting portable power that can be used anywhere to charge devices.
Pebble has updated the recently discounted Pebble Time and the Pebble Time Round to version 3.10, and it’s bringing some new health features, new languages, and a refined emoji experience. It’s not a major update, but all of the changes are definitely welcome improvements. Read more
Xiaomi has shared some details on its 10,000mAh Powerbank Pro, which is smart enough to work out what’s plugged into it and adjust voltage levels accordingly.
The super-slim, super-clever charging accessory will be launching ‘soon’ in China at a remarkable bargain price of around $22, although we’re yet to hear details about Western availability.
In recent times, when we’ve discussed HTC’s share price, it’s usually to report that it has dipped once more (or even plummeted), worsening the Taiwanese handset maker’s financial predicament. Which makes this article much more pleasant to write, because today we have news that HTC’s share prices jumped up by more than 20% in since Friday last week, and is now sitting at $99 TWD (Taiwanese Dollars). Read more
It’s true. That’s not a bad thing, though. The accessories just replaced the innovation.
MWC 2016 saw both Samsung and LG announce two fantastic flagship phones for 2016, but neither of those phones broke the mold or pushing the mobile industry into a new direction like we’ve seen both companies do before. In fact, if you want to really dig into it, 2016 will probably be one of the most boring years for smartphones ever. Read more
It’s bad news for Nook fans in the UK because Barnes and Noble has announced that it will stop selling its digital content in the country from March 15 . This means that the Nook Store, the Nook Reading App for Android (or iOS), and the company’s UK website will cease to operate from the date mentioned. To soften the blow, Barnes and Noble says it has partnered up with the UK supermarket brand, Sainsbury’s, to bring the ‘vast majority‘ of purchased books to the retailer’s ‘Entertainment on Demand’ service. Read more