Google IO 2016 Coverage

Alcatel OneTouch debuts new white style of its smartwatch


Starting today, you can purchase the Alcatel OneTouch Watch in a new all-white style. The device, which has been around for just a few months, was previously offered in a black and red color option. The white color option looks much more stylish with the white, text band matching the chrome accents. So, if anything, you will have a smartwatch on your wrist that is more fashionable while counting steps, monitoring heart rate, and analyzing sleep.

Alcatel OneTouch will sell this color option at the same $149 price, but it is only available in the small/medium band size.

Hit the break for additional images of the Alcatel OneTouch Watch in white.

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Alcatel OneTouch to reveal new smartwatch line at CES


Alcatel OneTouch may be poised to catch some people off guard at CES 2015 starting next week when they reveal a new line of smartwatches. As you can see from the image above, Alcatel OneTouch has decided to go with a round watch face for their devices along with several different straps. According to Alcatel OneTouch, they were aiming for a traditional watch look and feel for the hardware, which it appears they may have achieved that goal with their new line of Watch devices. Read more

Google now showing Google Play Movies purchases in YouTube app


To access your purchased Google Play Movies content, you previously had to go to the Google Play Movies & TV application.

But today, Google has updated its YouTube app to now integrate Google Play Movies & TV, allowing you to access your purchased videos straight from YouTube.

Check out the “Purchases” screen after the break.

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Motorola plays down rumored $249 price for Moto 360 on Google+, could still hold true


While we had originally heard that the Moto 360 would cost €249 (around $340 USD), it’s looking more and more that the number associated with the euros (249) is actually how much the smartwatch will cost in USD. Straight from Motorola’s watch-face design competition’s rules, we saw yesterday that the “average retail value” for the phone will be $249. 

However, Motorola spoke up today after Moto 360 fan Michal Tajchert commented on the rumored price on Google+.

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