What the Global Fishing Watch tells us about how even simple mashups of existing technology can have an enormous impact on the development community and why it needs the high tech community’s help
Getting a small child to brush their teeth can feel like hosting a nightly WWE wrestling match in your bathroom. But the new icon-based Octopus watch for kids ages 3 to 8 aims to help with this and other daily habits. The Octopus watch's Kickstarter...Show More Summary
The K452 watch tells time with three concentric discs, an homage to the orbital movements of the solar system. In 1609, the German astronomer Johannes Kepler published three laws of planetary motion that demonstrate how planets orbit the sun. Show More Summary
Despite what countless companies at CES were trying to tell you, a watch doesn’t need a touchscreen to be worth wearing. Swiss watchmaker Azimuth has long been known for its unusual movements, and this time the company has found inspiration in a motorcycle’s drive train. Read more...
The website Judicial Watch tells us.The club is Laugh Factory (where Seinfeld, Jim Carrey, and many others have performed). The owner is Jamie Masada, who's run the place for decades. He says: "They threatened me. I have received complains...Show More Summary
Technically Incorrect: A Massachusetts high schooler has back and chest pains during football practice. He thinks it's nothing. Then his Apple Watch tells him his heart rate is twice what it should be.
The opposition leader Alexei Navalny revealed this week that Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov was in Sardinia, spending his honeymoon on a yacht costing more than $420,000 a week -- three times the annual salary of someone who has worked only as a civil servant.
Your Apple Watch tells you to stand-up periodically to maintain your health. It’s a small feature, but it’s actually one of the Apple Watch’s killer apps: one that pundits like Jim Dalrymple have said was formative to them getting in better shape. If you don’t have an Apple Watch, though, you’re in luck. There’s a […]
Tick, tock. Tick, tock. With these watches, telling time is so much more beautiful and intricate and complicated than that. These are some of the most sophisticated watch movements in the world with a ton of complications added to them and just to see all the fancy ways the mechanical engine moves is a delight. Show More Summary
Watches tell the time, all the time, helping you stay on track and make quick decisions at a glance. That’s why Android Wear supports always-on screens and always-on apps. You get the info you need as long as you need it, while saving on battery and avoiding arm twists just to wake your display. Show More Summary
A split-second screen shot in the newest commercial for the Apple Watch tells you pretty much everything you need to know about the future of retail banking. It’s not a pretty picture for retail bankers.
Tweet a screenshot of your shipping notification Take photos of the box Take photos of it being unboxed Put on Watch Instagram box photos Take photos of Watch on your wrist Tweet selfies of Watch Tell all your social networks about your new Watch Spend all day setting it up Despair deeply about your purchase Tweet more to make yourself feel better Repeat for Apple Watch 2
While plenty of attention has been focused on that of the Apple Watch in recent times, one ought to remember that there are still different kinds of timepieces available in the market. For instance, avid surfers might want to check out...Show More Summary
Nixon's new smart watch will not nag you continuously. It will only interrupt your life to alert you when your local surf spot is poppin' tubes. The post Smart Surf Watch Tells You When to Head to the Beach, Brah appeared first on WIRED.
Last week, the world held its breath in anticipation of Apple's product announcement. When we finally managed to see the goods, we saw that CEO Tim Cook had knocked one out of the park. In fact, he hit for the cycle. The iPhone 6 answered every criticism of the current model. Show More Summary
The Apple Watch isn't out until 2015, but already people are proposing it as an important element for controlling the smart home. I'm not so sure. What the Apple Watch tells us about Apple’s smart home plans originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…
At first glance, the Apple Watch is just a fancier watch. Telling time, checking weather and skimming through a couple of pics? Big deal But during Tuesday's big announcement, Tim Cook forgot to tell the world about one more thing the...Show More Summary
Blending natural materials with modern design, this wooden analog watch tells time using dots which show through tiny round windows. Has a stainless steel back and a premium leather strap with either a maple or walnut face.
I don’t know about you, but it does seem as though the smartwatch market is growing faster than ever before, with the likes of the LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear Live spearheading this particular effort. Well, some of us might not want anything that is too fancy for our tastes, which is why a regular time piece will do. However, in order to gain an edge over the...
Can't remember if that movie you wanted to watch is on Netflix or Amazon? Simkl's TV Tracker is an app and website that combine all your queues in one place. It automatically detects what you're watching, tells you how many episodes you've missed, and connects you to what your friends are into. READ MORE »