Posts Tagged: SmartWatch

Docotch

Japan’s largest telco announces child-tracking wearable, ‘Docotch’

Docotch can pinpoint a child's location with GPS and sensors and supports basic communication and panic alerts to parents.

  • September 30, 2014
  • at 3:02 pm
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martian notifier

Watch out, Apple: Martian Notifier smartwatch lands on India’s Flipkart

The Martian Notifier, priced at INR 9,999 (US$165), will display alerts and notifications you choose from your phone, double up as a hands-f...

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 9:14 pm
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Is Japan hungrier for wearables than America?

28.2 percent of Japanese are definitely interested in using a wearable device, and a further 22.7 percent are neutral on the subject, meanin...

  • June 26, 2014
  • at 8:30 am
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GEAK Watch review photos

Can China’s coolest smartwatch best the likes of Samsung and Sony? Short answer: no

Out of nowhere, a new Chinese company appeared this summer with two new Android phones, an Android-based smartwatch, and a smart ring. That ...

  • December 17, 2013
  • at 12:01 pm
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Chinese anti-virus maker now wants to keep your kids safe on the streets with this wearable tech

Chinese anti-virus maker now wants to keep your kids safe on the streets with this wearable tech

Chinese web giant Qihoo (NYSE:QIHU) has long been known for making anti-virus apps and other bits of software. But now the company has creat...

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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GEAK Watch is China’s coolest homegrown smartwatch

China’s coolest smartwatch struggles to sell, but plans global launch next year

China’s coolest homegrown smartwatch, the GEAK Watch, was unveiled this summer and started shipping on July 3 for $325. So, how many wrist...

  • October 24, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Sony Smartwatch

Sony’s SmartWatch Supplements Your Smartphone

Earlier this week I had a chance to check out Sony’s (NYSE:SNE) new SmartWatch, the successor of the Live View accessory from Sony Eri...

  • January 20, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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maxstone

Crowdfunded in China: more air purifiers, more smartwatches, and more kegel trainers

For the first time, our monthly installment of China's best crowdfunding campaigns features more projects on JD than Demohour.

  • September 24, 2014
  • at 6:58 pm
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mymo

Can a fitness tracker which rewards users solve the problem of wearable tech?

Tupelo's mymo, a new wearable tech device that launched in India yesterday, lets users cash in steps for rewards like mobile talk time, groc...

  • September 4, 2014
  • at 6:35 pm
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A Swiss smartwatch? That’s now a real thing

A Swiss smartwatch? That’s now a real thing

You’d think that cogs, ticking hands, and Swiss precision have no place in a smartwatch, but the soon-to-launch Kairos Watch will make you...

  • May 8, 2014
  • at 4:17 pm
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ERI is a fitness-tracking sports band that's made in Hong Kong

ERI is a new fitness-tracking sports band that’s made in Hong Kong

The 21st century will end with everyone being horrifically obese or fantastically fit. It could go either way. With the number of fitness-tr...

  • November 25, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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wearable tech

Report: 40% of Chinese consumers have heard of wearable tech, but can’t name brands

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) published the results of a focus group study yesterday which asked Chinese consumers about wearable devices. As smartwa...

  • November 1, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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China iWatch iRing

iWatch? iRing? Here Comes a Brand-New Chinese Smartphone Maker With Some Neat Wearable Tech

Today, China-based Geak is debuting with two brand-new smartphones and two other surprising new products. It’s sort of like someone said, ...

  • June 17, 2013
  • at 5:43 pm
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