Samsung confirms its next smartwatch will feature a rotating bezel

  There wasn’t much doubt that Samsung’s upcoming Orbis smartwatch—or Gear A—would feature a unique way to navigate the device, but the company has gone on and confirmed it anyway. At a Tizen developer conference in India, Samsung said once the Gear A launches, it’ll feature a rotating bezel as a means of navigation. Think […]

LG invents new long lasting smartwatch batteries

  We’re still figuring out exactly what to do with smartwatches, but one thing holding the technology back is battery life. The last thing most people want is another gadget that needs to charge every night. LG is getting us closer to that point. LG Chem recently revealed a new battery for wearables that it […]

Samsung Pay expected in Sept. with possible smartwatch support

  Samsung previously said its new mobile payments service will be available sometime this summer. Now it looks like Samsung Pay could finally roll out in September for the U.S. and Korea alongside a new smartwatch with mobile payment capabilities. According to WhowiredKorea, the Galaxy-maker talked about a new smartwatch during an earnings call earlier this […]

Samsung said to tap Swarovski for Gear A smartwatch bands

  Apple isn’t the only company that sees the value in partnering with pop icons and luxury companies to help sell wearable products. Samsung will apparently take the same strategy with its next smartwatch, code-named Orbis, which it recently confirmed will have a round watchface. SamMobile on Monday said it has learned Samsung will dub […]