Amazon Just Slashed the Price of the Moto 360 For Some Reason

In a move that surely has nothing to do with the start of Apple Watch preorders, Amazon has dropped the price of the leather Moto 360 to $179, and the metal version to $229, both all-time lows by a solid margin. You can find all of the variations of the popular smart watch below. » 4/10/15 9:25am 4/10/15 9:25am

If You Want an Apple Watch on Day One, You'll Be Up Late This Evening

Most people shouldn’t buy a first-generation Apple Watch. But you aren’t most people. You’re an early adopter, a daily Gizmodo reader, a diehard who yearns for gadgets like the Apple Watch with every fiber of your being. Except, somehow, you missed one key detail: If you want to be one of the very first people to own… » 4/09/15 4:00pm 4/09/15 4:00pm

Your Best Apple Watch Glimpse Yet In Four Official Videos

Will the Apple Watch be so radically different we won’t understand how to use it at first? Perhaps so: Apple has produced a series of videos to teach Watch-wearers how the interface will work—videos which give us the best look yet at what our wrist-computer future might hold. (They also double as handy marketing… » 4/03/15 7:30pm 4/03/15 7:30pm

An Extra $1000 Buys You a Fancy Hotline For Your Fancy Gold Apple Watch

Many of us are still slack-jawed over Apple’s announcement nearly a month ago that its Midas-touched wearable will go for a cool $10,000 at least. Unfortch for the rich and/or people who are bad with money, that doesn’t include the protection plan, an expensive one that comes with a set up hotline! » 4/03/15 3:17pm 4/03/15 3:17pm

A Key-Sized Pebble Watch Charger You'll Never Forget At Home

The Pebble smartwatch boasts vastly superior battery life to Apple's upcoming wearable, but that doesn't mean you still don't have to regularly keep it charged. So following up on its key-sized smartphone chargers, Nomad is introducing the tiny NomadKey Pebble that includes a magnetic connector for attaching to and… » 3/25/15 11:25am 3/25/15 11:25am

Breitling's First Smartwatch Isn't Overloaded With Functionality

Many have criticized Apple for trying to cram too much functionality into a wearable device with a tiny touchscreen and short battery life. Breitling's first smartwatch is simpler: the B55 Connected will wirelessly communicate with your smartphone too, but only to make the watch's core functionality easier to use. » 3/13/15 3:52pm 3/13/15 3:52pm

The Best Smartwatches That Aren't the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is finally coming. It touches down on April 24th. But what makes it so special? Well...not a whole lot except for the fact that it works with an iPhone and is made by Apple, as Mark Wilson very succinctly points out at Co.Design. Here's everything else that's already out there, and already fantastic. » 3/09/15 4:31pm 3/09/15 4:31pm

This Wildly Nerdy App Gives Android Wear Watches Super Geek Powers

Maybe you've heard of Tasker. If so, welcome nerd. If not, it's a robust but complex Android app that lets power-geeks (like me) program their rooted phones to do just about anything. Now, thanks to a Tasker plug-in called AutoWear, you can extend that sort of ludicrous control to an Android Wear smartwatch. » 2/27/15 10:50am 2/27/15 10:50am

You'd Never Know This Stylish Helvetica Watch Is a Fitness Tracker

Athletes were among the first to adopt and wear fitness trackers, which is why they're all styled to look like an athletic accessory. But since everyone can benefit from a little motivation to stay active, especially those stuck behind a desk, we're starting to see fitness trackers that look more like… » 2/27/15 10:20am 2/27/15 10:20am