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How Google pulled the plug on a Pixel smartwatch and let Apple steal the market

In October 2016, at the company’s inaugural “Made by Google” product launch event, Google was supposed to launch its first-ever proprietary smartwatch. Those plans changed, however, just months before the event at the hands of Google’s new hardware VP, Rick Osterloh, who didn’t think the watches fit well with the […]
How Google pulled the plug on a Pixel smartwatch and let Apple steal the market
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Google’s broken smartwatch dreams

Hello, Welcome to Trending, the weekly newsletter highlighting the best of BI Prime’s tech coverage. This is Alexei Oreskovic, Business Insider’s West Coast Bureau Chief and Global Tech Editor. I’ve got lots of great stuff to share this week. And remember, if you’re not already subscribed to the newsletter, you […]
Google’s broken smartwatch dreams
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11 tips and tricks to get the most out of your new Wear OS smartwatch

Google’s Wear OS smartwatch software packs a lot of features into a tiny package. From messaging to productivity to advanced fitness tracking, Wear OS watches have something for everyone. Here are 11 tips and tricks for getting started. So, you got a new Wear OS smartwatch over the holidays. That’s […]
11 tips and tricks to get the most out of your new Wear OS smartwatch
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This new smartwatch from Skagen is the best-looking wearable I found at CES

Apparel brand Skagen unveiled its first touchscreen smartwatch at tech industry trade show CES. The Falster smartwatch is supermodern, minimalist, and stylish. It comes in three colours, two of which have gorgeous mesh bands. The watch runs Android Wear 2.0, Google’s smartwatch operating system. LAS VEGAS – Danish-inspired apparel brand […]
This new smartwatch from Skagen is the best-looking wearable I found at CES
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The best smartwatches

We have tested and extensively researched dozens of smartwatches to find the best makes and models for all sorts of users. After much testing, we find that the Apple Watch Series 6 is the best smartwatch overall, thanks to its ease of use, and extensive health-related features. Of course, the […]
The best smartwatches