Bragi’s The Dash and The Dash Pro will get Amazon Alexa support in October

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Bragi makes The Dash series Amazon Alexa-compatible Amazon Alexa on The Dash and The Dash Pro marks the first integration for smart ear-based computing and Alexa BERLIN, Germany (September 1, 2017) –Bragi The Dash and Bragi The Dash Pro are about to get smarter with the help of Alexa. Bragi, once the largest Kickstarter in European history and the company behind The World’s First Hearable, has made The Dash series (The Dash, The Dash Pro) Alexa-compatible. This marks a first for Alexa in the “truly wireless” headphone space. It’s ...

Garmin announces three new wearables, and Garmin Pay for NFC payments

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OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the vívoactive 3, a GPS smartwatch that introduces Garmin PayTM, a contactless payment solution that lets users make secure payments from the watch, no phone or wallet required1. With ElevateTM wrist-based heart rate2 and over 15 built-in indoor and outdoor sports apps, the vívoactive 3 is packed with features to keep up with a varied active lifestyle. Multiple passions? Not a problem. Cardio class on Tuesday and yoga on Wednesday? This smartwatch can handle ...

9 new and notable Android Wear apps and watch faces from the last month (7/20/17 – 8/30/17)

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Article Contents Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android Wear apps and faces that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous month or so. Please wait for this page to load in full in order to see the widgets, which include ratings and pricing info. Looking for the previous roundup editions? Find them here. Apps Music Streaming, Songs, Albums & Radio Android Police coverage: Deezer updated to include support for Android Wear About a month ago the internet-based ...

Samsung announces Gear Sport, Gear Fit2 Pro, and new Gear IconX earbuds

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Article Contents Samsung turned up at IFA in Berlin with some new things to show off, but not a phone—the Galaxy Note 8 was revealed last week. Samsung's IFA push is all about wearables. There's a new Gear smartwatch, a fitness band (thoroughly leaked), and a new version of the IconX wireless earbuds. Only the new Gear Fit has a price and release date, but the others will be in the not too distant future. Gear Sport The Gear Sport is a smartwatch similar to ...

Connect Watch is the first device to be built for AsteroidOS

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Late last year, we learned of a fledgling indie wearable OS that could run on Android Wear devices. The open source, Linux-based AsteroidOS is built by French developer Florent Revest and was compatible with several watches at launch, including LG's G Watch and Urbane, the Asus ZenWatch 2, and the Sony Smartwatch 3. The OS is now taking its next step, as Connect Watch has revealed the first watch to be built specifically to run AsteroidOS. .@_ConnectWatch_ is the first company to announce the making of a product running ...

Movado Connect, the latest high-fashion entrant into the world of Android Wear, available for $595

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Some people genuinely dig a busy aesthetic. They like extra buttons, markings, numbers, exposed screws, added angles, lines, etc. If you are precisely not that kind of person, then Movado's latest Android Wear device is probably to your liking. The Movado Connect is one of the most minimal wearables in recent memory, and right now you can even buy one starting at $595. You might remember the Movado Connect from earlier this year. We expected it to be released some time in the fall, but it seems ...