smart watches

  • The Kairos Mechanical Smartwatch Blends Tradition And High Tech

    The Kairos Mechanical Smartwatch Blends Tradition And High Tech

    As a watch fan I’ve seen them all: the Fossils, the Rolexes, the Omegas, and now the Kairosii. Created by a team of engineers, designers, and entrepreneurs, these watches feature a standard automatic mechanical watch (the kind you wind) behind a tinted crystal that can show notifications right on the surface. How does it work? The mechanical portion is a standard Miyota Japan 82S7… Read More

  • Wearables Market Heating Up, With More Than 17M Bands Forecast To Ship This Year, Says Canalys

    Wearables Market Heating Up, With More Than 17M Bands Forecast To Ship This Year, Says Canalys

    The wearables device market is still in its infancy but it’s growing fast — with more than 17 million wearable bands forecast to ship this year, according to a new forecast by Canalys. It reckons 2014 will be the year that wearables become a “key consumer technology”, and is predicting the smart band segment alone will reach 8 million annual shipments, growing to more… Read More