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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.

LG's Urbane and Urbane LTE smartwatches ooze style

LG's shows a lot of design prowess when it comes to smartwatches—and the features aren't half bad either.

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Hands on: LG hopes for a spot on your wrist with the Urbane and Urbane LTE

LG's shows a lot of design prowess when it comes to smartwatches—and the features aren't half bad either.

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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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For counting steps, smartphone apps do as well as fitness trackers

Researchers found that fitness apps and wearable devices are equally accurate at this task.

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Swatch's smartwatch is coming soon, but don't expect a powerhouse

Swatch plans to have an answer when the Apple Watch arrives this April, though a full-blown wrist computer seems unlikely.

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HTC to debut One M9, smartwatch at MWC 2015

It's been almost a year since HTC introduced the well-received One M8. The company's flagship phone is due for a refresh, which is just what we might get at MWC in March--along with HTC's long-expected smartwatch debut.

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Hands-on: Alcatel’s Watch is a cross-platform smartwatch for the budget conscious

This mid-range smartwatch from this mid-range phone and tablet maker isn't an Android Wear watch, but it does offer all the basics.

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Imagination eyes wearables as target for graphics chips

Imagination claims its Series7 GPUs will boost object recognition and augmented reality. How long before they appear on your wrist?

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Sharp smartband LCD uses 1,000 times less power

The small panel could help power wearables for far longer than conventional displays.

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Bit by bit, the Moto 360 continues to get better

New update adds smarter battery management, better timekeeping and a few other tweaks.