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Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 – Note 9 shines with supporting cast
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Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 – Note 9 shines with supporting cast

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 took place at 11 am on August 9th in New York City. Thousands were in attendance as Samsung unveiled the new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and its powerful S Pen. Also on show was the Samsung speaker - Galaxy Home, Galaxy Watch and a partnership with Fortnite Developer Epic Games. Watch the entirety of Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 below.  
Digicel El Salvador smartwatch Promotion points to Easter 2016
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Digicel El Salvador smartwatch Promotion points to Easter 2016

It's times like these that I'm glad I can read Spanish and French; speaking it is another matter entirely! This morning, I got an alert from a friend about Digicel El Salvador and their latest Promotion involving Postpaid, smartwatches and the DL910. Digicel El Salvador is giving away a free smartwatch to customers who subscribe to a US$15 per month or higher Postpaid plan or purchase a pre-paid smartphone costing US$99.99 or higher. Not only that, but they also get double the Gigabytes for their Mobile Internet plan! Digicel El Salvador Smartwatch Promotion – Double the Data for Postpaid plans I scoped out Digicel El Salvador’s Twitter account @digicel_sv, Digicel El Salvador Facebook as well as on Digicel El Salvador Website and it appears my tipster was spot on! T...
Why the Garmin Forerunner 225 is the Pro-Athelete’s Fitness Tracker
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Why the Garmin Forerunner 225 is the Pro-Athelete’s Fitness Tracker

Garmin is one of the more athletic of the fitness trackers out there. Sure, the other fitness trackers are great at tracking your general activity and are a curio of readouts that'll keep those not serious about exercise fascinated. But being No. 3 in IDC stats over the past two (2) years as listed in Analyst IDC logs Wearables Profitable in Q1 2015 Fitness Tracker Business didn’t come easy. They most likely achieved this lofty perch by focusing on making Fitness trackers more geared towards the serious Pro-Atheletes such as bodybuilders, Marathon Runner and sprinters. This philosophy of design can be seen in the Garmin Forerunner 15 as described in Garmin Forerunner 15 is the Caribbean Fitness Procrastinator’s Motivation. If you've experience the Garmin Forerunner 15 telling ...
Samsung Galaxy Gear S2 has Tizen OS powered Samsung Pay Winning Potential
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Samsung Galaxy Gear S2 has Tizen OS powered Samsung Pay Winning Potential

“For the past several years, Samsung has pioneered and advanced the wearables category, bringing brave new concepts to the smart wearables market. The Samsung Gear S2 reflects Samsung’s most progressive innovation. It is the perfect complement for any occasion, easily taking you from day to night, from work to workout—and ensuring that you get more out of every moment in your day, by making it smarter and ultimately more personal and fun.” CEO and Head of Samsung’s IT & Mobile Business, JK Shin, speaking about the Samsung Gear S2 and Gear S2 classic smartwatch launched at the IFA Trade Show in Berlin, Germany Samsung their latest pair of smartwatches, the Samsung Gear S2 and Gear S2 Classic, made their debut at the IFA Trade Show in Berlin, Germany which was held from Friday Sept...
Pebble Time Steel coming in August 2015 for Busy Fitness Freaks
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Pebble Time Steel coming in August 2015 for Busy Fitness Freaks

“Our vision, mission, goal is to make Pebble a indispensable part of your life”   Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky commenting on the Pebble time Steel at MWC 2013 The Pebble Time Steel is arriving for the lucky Kickstarters in August 2015! The announcement was made on their Pebble Time kickstater page indicating that production of the Pebble Time Steel started Monday July 13th 2015. On hearing this, many may recall that Pebble had actually kickstarted the Pebble Time as noted in Pebble Time promises a smartwatch to rain on Apple Watch’s Parade and may find this “Steel” name a tad strange. But it isn't actually! Pebble Time Steel – The Apple Watch Edition upgrade of the Pebble Time The Pebble Time Steel is just the high end version of the Pebble Time, sorta like the Apple...
Pebble Time promises a smartwatch to rain on Apple Watch’s Parade
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Pebble Time promises a smartwatch to rain on Apple Watch’s Parade

Pebble has done it again…..on no less a place than Kickstarter. This as their latest smartwatch, Pebble Time, has smashed all previous records, hitting its initial US$500,000 goal in less than seventeen (17) minutes after going live on Wednesday February 25th 2015! Wait, more impressive stats coming that has already earned it a spot in the Top 5 Kickstarter of all time: US$13.2 million pledged to the Coolest Cooler US$10.2 million pledged to the original Pebble US$8.7 million pledged to the Oatmeal’s Exploding Kittens card game US$8.5 million pledged to the Ouya console US$6.5 million pledged for the Pebble Time in less than nine (9) hours the site To put this in perspective, all kickstarters have thirty (30) days to reach their initial targets; the Pebble Time ble...
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Pebble’s 1 million smartwatches Army as Apple Watch set to launch in April 2015

“We’ve found a new framework to use as an interaction model on the watch......It doesn't look like what we have today, and it doesn't look like what's on your smartphone”  Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky commenting on the Pebble shipping its one millionth Pebble on December 31st 2014 The War for your Wrist in on, dear reader! Pebble has announced that they've sold more than 1 million of their popular Pebble smartwatches, which consists of two (2) variants: US$99 Pebble smartwatch US$199 Pebble Steel smartwatch Both smartwatches, compatible with Google Android and Apple iOS, are the same under the hood, offering Fitness and sleep tracking features as well as access to a suite of 6,000 apps and watchfaces on their Pebble store. With some 25,000 developers contributing worldwide,...
LG G Watch Urbane at MWC 2015 with a View to Kill Apple Watch
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LG G Watch Urbane at MWC 2015 with a View to Kill Apple Watch

“The LG Watch Urbane’s classic design and smart features make it the perfect smartwatch to complement our G Watch and G Watch R, which were designed as more casual and active devices. LG Watch Urbane is an important part of our strategy to develop wearable devices that are worn and viewed as everyday accessories, not electronic gadgets.”  President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company, Juno Cho, commenting on the LG Watch Urbane in a Press Release on Monday February 16th 2015 Not content with the LG’s G Watch R smartwatch which went on sale in October 2014 as noted in LG’s G Watch R smartwatch by the end of October in time for Christmas 2014, they've decided that this year, the Year of the Goat, was the year Apple got put down. Why do I say this? Because on M...