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Swedish smartwatch maker hits the skids

The company behind connected watch brand Kronaby reportedly filed for bankruptcy, after its backers pulled …

Google sinks $40M into Fossil smartwatch tech

Google inked a $40 million deal to buy smartwatch technology under development by fashion and …

Apple suffers smartwatch decline

Apple’s grip on the smartwatch market declined in the second half of 2018 to below …

Coolpad Americas earmarks major expansion

INTERVIEW: Coolpad Americas CEO detailed plans to expand its US presence through diversification, adding new …

Smartwatch shipments to top 100M in 2023

Shipments of smartwatches will overtake activity trackers by 2020, ABI Research predicted, as an increasing …

Emerging markets boost wearables in Q2

The global wearables market grew 5.5 per cent year on year during Q2 as shipments …

Wirecard extends wearable payments to Germany

Consumers in Germany gained the ability to make contactless payments from their Garmin smartwatches, as …

Google set for renewed smartwatch push

Speculation about Google’s mooted Google Pixel smartwatch picked up pace, as the search giant looks …

Wearables grow 7.3% in Q3 but ‘basic’ market declines

Xiaomi and Fitbit continued to lead shipment volumes in the wearables market in Q3, but …

Germany uses spying laws to ban child smartwatches

Germany’s Federal Network Agency banned the sale of smartwatches targeted at children using laws designed …