wearable

Sony Smartwatch 2 gets boarding passes from Vueling

Coming one day after the Android Wear news from Google, Sony is expanding the functionality of their own Smartwatch 2. Sony has said they are "launching the world's first wearable boarding pass." These passes will be provided by way of Vueling, and arriving in app form with the promise of helping make your trip a "bit more seamless."

Android Wear: what we’ve learned so far

Sundar Pichai had said Google was getting ready to unveil an Android SDK for wearables. And well, that SDK has been announced this morning. We are taking about Android Wear, which is described as being able to extend the Android platform to wearables. Essentially, Android Wear is the platform and it will be looking towards others to make and sell the actual watches. There have been a few announcements so far, however judging from the partners list -- it seems there is more to come.

LG G Watch with Android Wear gets an official unveil

Google recently announced Android Wear, which is described as being a "project that extends Android to wearables." Specifically, the Android Wear project will initially be focused on watches. With that having been said, the individual announcements have already gotten underway and up first we are seeing news of the LG G Watch which will be powered by Android Wear.

Samsung’s S Band activity tracker shown in Germany

A leak from earlier in the week offered a look at Samsung's yet to be announced S Band. That leak included some images of the band, a bit about how it will pair up with your smartphone, and also included a few key details in terms of the features. While the leak seemed to be on the up and up, it is always nicer when something a bit more official turns up.