Apple is gearing up for as many as 5 million units a month, says one far-east Asia source.
In Episode 4 of his weekly video segment, Jon Phillips riffs on Sony's Smartband, Google's latest high-fashion Glass frames, and the Apple iWatch that never materialized.
Plenty of device makers at the Computex trade show in Taiwan this week are hoping to stake a claim in the growing market for wearable devices. But the products on display looked like more of the same.
You could buy the wearable in April online, but the mission-critical Lifelog software wasn't yet available in Google Play.
Acer's first wearable, called Liquid Leap, is a fitness tracker, much like Samsung's Gear Fit
In Episode 3 of his weekly video segment, Jon Phillips digs into Samsung's Simband, Fitbit's market share, and the heartbreaking disappointment of augmented reality smartglasses.
The new modular wrist wearable will pair with a big data platform called SAMI to spur fitness trackers that actually deliver on their promises.
In Episode 2 of WRoW, Jon Phillips digs into LG's new heart-rate monitor, Google's new Glass chief, and Epson's second-gen smartglasses.
They play music. They monitor your heart rate. And that's all we ask of them.
Welcome to Episode 1 of our new video series. It’s time for honest talk about a hardware revolution that filled with so much promise -- and hype.