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The Huawei Watch is real, looks awesome, and will hit the US in gold, silver and black

Android Wear smartwatch styling is getting more sophisticated than ever, putting first-generation models to shame.

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Swiss luxury watchmakers reveal the horological smartwatch, a direct response to gadgety wearable crap

Frederique Constant, Alpina and Mondaine will be the first manufacturers to release watches powered by MotionX step and sleep tracking. And the watches looks fantastic.

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Apple wants its cars in production by 2020, report says

Bloomberg says Apple wants a car on the assembly line within five years. The company is certainly hiring automotive brainpower aggressively.


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LG's Watch Urbane brings all-metal luxury to Android Wear watches

The specs look identical to the G Watch R, but just look at the new upmarket aesthetics.

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Pixie is a 'Location of Things' key-fob doohickey that helps you find all your things

Pop these bad boys on things you need to catalog, track and locate. You can then hunt for lost items with an augmented reality app.


Microsoft reveals Surface Hub, an 84-inch, 4K touchscreen for office collaboration

Perhaps the best feature? Microsoft says it's solved the pain and friction of simply joining a videoconference.

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The super-thin ThinOptics reading glasses slip inside their own smartphone case

These insanely lightweight and durable readers grip your nose, then slide right into smartphone cases when you're done.

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Quell is a wearable pain manager that stimulates your brain's natural opiates

The basic TENS technology has been around for years, but now Quell has FDA approval to bring it to the consumer market.

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Vert is the wearable vertical leap monitor for high-flying hoops players

OK, it's one of the most mission-specific wearables you'll ever see. But if you care about jumping, it seems possibly game-changing.

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Voyce, the sensor-packed wellness wearable for dogs, will ship in February for $300

Better late than never, the long-overdue health and activity tracker promises to deliver canine wellness data that not even your vet can record.

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Android Wear update adds name-brand watchfaces and interface improvements

Google's smartwatch OS is getting a lot more pop-culture aware. And that's just the beginning of what looks to be a killer update.

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Basis Peak review: This is the band to buy if you obsess over heart-rate and sleep tracking

The real-time heart-rate tracking isn't perfect, but it comes close. And with automatic sleep tracking and an improved industrial design, the Basis Peak is much better than its predecessor.

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Meet Gordon Mah Ung, PCWorld's new hardware guru

Say hello to the original hardcore PC enthusiast.

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LG G Watch R review: Even at $300, it's the best Android Wear watch available today

The G Watch R beats its closest competitor, the Moto 360, to take the Android Wear crown. Just be prepared for a large smartwatch with a very specific design.