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Shoppers have been eagerly awaiting the new version of Samsung's popular Galaxy Buds, here shown in silver alongside the Galaxy Note 10.

Technology

Wearables to Surge, Thanks to Cheaper Prices and Hearables

Forget the wrist? New reports show growth in wearables, thanks to lower pricing and the popularity of ear-worn gizmos.

clock December 16, 2019Adriana Lee

Timex Giorgio Galli S1 Automatic timepiece.

Watches

Timex Unveils Premium Watch for 165th Anniversary

The Giorgio Galli S1 Automatic timepiece is the first to bear the name of the group’s design director.

clock November 18, 2019Martino Carrera

Fossil debuts Hybrid HR, a new device and platform that combines smartwatch features with analog looks.

Technology

Fossil Launches Hybrid HR, a New Hybrid-Smartwatch Mash-up

The watchmaker debuts new Hybrid HR platform, with an analogue watch featuring a digital face.

clock November 6, 2019Adriana Lee

Veldt's new Luxture Aarde line of watches

Watches

Veldt Brings Citizen’s Riiiver Wearable Tech to U.S. Market

Veldt’s Luxture Aarde watch goes on sale Friday, bringing Citizen Riiiver wearable technology to the U.S.

clock November 1, 2019Adriana Lee

Michael Kors' Lexington 2 smartwatch

Technology

EXCLUSIVE: Michael Kors’ New Smartwatches to Offer Calls

Upcoming Lexington 2 and Bradshaw 2 are ready to talk phone calls, plus sporty MKGO gets upgrades. 

clock September 4, 2019Adriana Lee

Product render of Fitbit Versa 2 inbox and Special Edition family.

Technology

Fitbit Introduces Versa 2 Smartwatch With Alexa

Fitbit’s latest smartwatch comes with better hardware, new health and fitness features…and Amazon Alexa built-in.

clock August 28, 2019Adriana Lee

Misfit's new Vapor X smartwatch

Technology

Misfit Unveils Vapor X Touchscreen Wear OS Smartwatch

The Fossil Group wearables brand touts enhanced battery life, closer integration with Wear OS and a new “Dare to Be Different” campaign.

clock August 14, 2019Adriana Lee

Wearables, like Fossil's fifth generation touchscreen smartwatch, and other emerging techs are set to grow even faster than phones.

Technology

Fossil Debuts Gen 5 Smartwatch, Hints at New Platform to Come

Fossil announces its Gen 5 smartwatch, with better battery and voice — and teased an upcoming platform, in collaboration with Google.

clock August 5, 2019Adriana Lee

Apple's Airpods and Apple Watch

Technology

IDC: Smartwatches and Ear Gadgets to Grow Through 2023

IDC figures wearables shipments will top 302 million in 2023, thanks to smartwatches and hearables. That could be good news to Apple’s ears.

clock June 19, 2019Adriana Lee

A watch by Fossil.

Financial

Shares of Fossil Group Surge After Earnings Beat

But the company has some stiff competition in the smartwatch market.

clock May 8, 2019Kellie Ell

Wear-OS-Google-Tiles

Technology

Wear OS Smartwatches Get Tiled

Google’s latest wearables update lets users interact with Tiles, to more easily access snackable content.

clock May 1, 2019Adriana Lee

Clockwise from lower left: Mondaine, Movado, Glashutte, Omega, Bulgari and Breitling.

Financial

Movado Has Another Blowout Quarter Thanks to Recent Acquisitions

The company is positioning itself globally as it experiments as a lifestyle brand.

clock March 28, 2019Kellie Ell

Michael Kors' latest Access smartwatches, with Wear OS and Google Assistant.

Technology

Wearables to Hit Double-Digit Growth

Voice tech on the wrist drove much of the market in 2018, while connected clothing and hearables are on the move, says IDC.

clock March 18, 2019Adriana Lee

citizen smartwatch iot wearables

Technology

Up Close With Citizen’s Riiiver Smartwatch and IoT Platform

How Citizen’s new Riiiver smartwatch lets every customer create their own “mini apps.”

clock March 14, 2019Adriana Lee

qualcomm fossil smartwatch

Technology

Why Fossil Group Sold Smartwatch Tech to Google

Because wearables with even more health and voice.

clock January 18, 2019Adriana Lee

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