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Sony SmartWatch Now Open To Hackers And Custom Firmware

Smart watches are blowing up in popularity right now, and new models are coming out left and right. But what about the established models? Sony’s own SmartWatch has been out for a while and has seen some popularity, so Sony is now doing something awesome to extend its life and usefulness: They’re opening it up to hackers and letting them mess with it…. Read more

Report: Google’s Android Team Preparing A Smart Watch

According to a new report out of the Financial Times, Google is the next company rumored to be looking at the smartwatch game. If we take a step back in time to October of 2012, it was then that Google was granted a patent for a smartwatch with a flip-up display, as seen in the possible render image above and actual filing image below. The watch is… Read more

Samsung Trying To Beat Apple To Wristwatch Market

The next big thing seems to be smart watches, a growing trend among enthusiasts and one begging to be released to the general public. However, there is no doubting that smart watches are still in their infancy. The few true smart watches we have seen have been buggy, battery life was terrible, and a few have been unusable. Then there is the Pebble, a… Read more