Rumours

Rumours

Samsung Solis smartwatch in development?

Samsung Gear S2 and S2 Classic

Samsung introduced its first round smartwatch, the Samsung Gear S2 (pictured above), last September. Rumours about a successor followed a mere three months later, suggesting that it would use a wearables-optimized processor. More recent rumours added that a Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch will be announced at IFA 2016 in September. A new report today indicates that Samsung is indeed working on a new smartwatch. It […]

Apple Watch 2 to launch alongside iPhone 7 this fall?

Apple Watch 2 concept by Eric Huismann

Apple’s Worldwide Developer’s Conference is taking place this week. The company yesterday unveiled watchOS 3.0 along with a rebranded macOS and other software during the keynote. As expected, there was precious little in terms of hardware announcements. The hit-and-miss Digitimes now reports that a second-generation Apple Watch could launch sometime this fall, likely alongside the upcoming iPhone 7. According to its sources […]

Coach Apple Watch straps appear briefly on retailer’s website ahead of announcement

Rumoured Coach strap for Apple Watch

Rumours that Coach was getting ready to launch a line of Apple Watch straps were effectively confirmed over the past few days. We learned back in April that the U.S. fashion house best known for its leather bags and purses was readying up to nine different bands in different colours and decorations like custom stitching patterns and charms like flowers and stars. […]

Samsung press event set for June 2nd

Samsung Name

Samsung will hold its next press event tomorrow in New York. The invitation that was sent out sheds little light on what it will announce. The tag line “Go, Move, Explore, Create with Galaxy” and the first three words in particular suggest that there could well be a health-focused theme. The concensus is that Samsung will unveil the oft-leaked Gear Fit 2 fitness band along with […]

Jawbone out of the fitness tracker band business?

Jawbone UP3

A rumour has emerged to suggest that Jawbone may be getting out of the fitness tracker business to focus on a new clinical-grade health tracking wearable. Tech Insider reported on Friday that it has stopped production of its line of UP fitness bands which include the UP2, UP3 and UP4. It also sold off its remaining inventory at a discount to a third-party […]