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Samsung will Beat Apple by Launching Smartwatch First

Samsung is going to debut its smart watch on September 6 with Galaxy Note III launch. Taiwanese manufacturer will beat Apple as its iPhone event is due later in same month and no signs of iWatch in this year. Samsung also announced to release Exynos 5 Octa processor this week and to hold Samsung Developers Conference from October 27-29, 2013.

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Samsung will Beat Apple by Launching Smartwatch First

Samsung will Beat Apple by Launching Smartwatch First

Apple's upcoming iPhone event has now become the talk of the town. As the low cost iPhone, iPhone 5S or 6 and iPad 5 are all set to release during the September event. But Samsung turns the table now as the recent news depicts that Taiwanese manufacturer is going to debut its Smart Watch with the launch of Galaxy Note III on September 6. On the other hand, a recent news just revealed the fact the Apple delayed the launch of next generation iPhone 5S till late September due to production issues. But iPhone 5 plastic models and iPad 5 will still come in early September following the launch of retina MacBook Pro in mid September. This delay will surely help Apple's arch rival.

Yet the launch of Samsung smart watch is noted as being a "Samsung Gear" smartphone accessory by Patently Apple. This is a good move to beat Apple in recent wearable device trend. As when Apple will launch its iWatch (expected by 2014), the Cupertino firm will look a follower and not a leader in the market. Currently the recently launched Kickstarter's Pebble smart watch is leading the market. But we cannot ignore the fact that Sony launched its SmartWatch a year ago and a successor model of SmartWatch 2 is also launched recently. So it can be possible for Apple to launch an innovative device rather late. Yet a lot more is expected from Samsung.

Other news for Samsung today reveals that the company will release its new Exynos 5 Octa application processor later in this week. Also the company has officially announced today to hold its first global Developers Conference in San Francisco starting October 27 till October 29, 2013. By holding Samsung Developers Conference, the tech firm joins Apple, Google and Microsoft in this area too.

 

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Best Buy Accidentally Revealed How Much Motorola's Google-Powered Smartwatch Will Cost (GOOG)

Source: The Business Insider

Motorola is expected to reveal more information about its Moto 360 smartwatch next month, but it looks like Best Buy has already beat them to it. The electronics retailer posted a product page for Motorola's new smartwatch, revealing that it will cost $249.99. At that price, the Moto 360 will cost a little more than Samsung's Gear Live smartwatch ($199) and the Pebble Steel ($229), but slight ...
Source: The Business Insider   Full article at: The Business Insider 3 days ago, 7:35am CDT
 

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Rumor: 'A8' chip in Apple's 'iPhone 6' will stick to 1GB of RAM

Source: Apple Insider

A newly leaked document claiming to be a schematic for Apple's next-generation "A8" processor expected to power the "iPhone 6" claims the chip will come with 1 gigabyte of RAM, falling short of competing ...
Source: Apple Insider   Full article at: Apple Insider 3 days ago, 7:32am CDT
 

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LG G Watch 2: Ready for a smartwatch sequel already?

Source: Fifth Gear

The LG G Watch was only announced a couple of months ago and has been available for even less amount of time, but already it looks like LG could be readying a sequel to the Android Wear wristwatch, and it may be unleashed at this year’s IFA event taking place next month! While the original LG G Watch is a fairly affordable rival to Samsung’s Android Wear smartwatch, could the follow-up be a high-end Apple iWatch rival? Read on for all the details!. ...
Source: Fifth Gear   Full article at: Fifth Gear 3 days ago, 4:15am CDT
 

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Ritot Projection smartwatch: Beam notifications and the time right onto your hand!

Source: Fifth Gear

Meet the Ritot Projection watch, which is a smart timepiece with a difference. As the name hints, it projects everything you need to know straight onto your hand, which means there’s no need for a screen, giving you a wearable that looks more like a bracelet or vibrant fitness band than a smartwatch. Fancy one of these? It’s not just the time that the Ritot is capable of projecting onto your hand in huge numbers, as the watch can hook up to your smartphone and give you a whole host of ...
Source: Fifth Gear   Full article at: Fifth Gear 3 days ago, 6:00pm CDT
 

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Apple wins 2014 ‘Outstanding Commercial’ Emmy Award for ‘Misunderstood’ holiday ad

Source: 9to5Mac

Here’s some good news for Apple amid several months of controversy surrounding the Cupertino-company’s marketing efforts: Apples’ 2013 Holiday season television commercial “Misunderstood” has won a Creative Arts Emmy Award for most “outstanding commercial” in 2014. The award was announced on the Emmy’s winners list last night, and the Creative Arts Emmy Awards are presented for “guest performers on television dramas and comedy series, as well as the many talented artists and cra ...
Source: 9to5Mac   Full article at: 9to5Mac 3 days ago, 3:54pm CDT
 

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In Depth: 10 awesome things your smartphone will do next

Source: Tech Radar

10 awesome things your smartphone will do nextThe smartphone is the Very Hungry Caterpillar of technology, munching its way through all kinds of devices as the phone in your pocket replaces all kinds of stand-alone kit. It's already chewed through sat-navs and compact cameras, iPods and even torches - and it's still hungry. Here's what's next on the menu.1 KeysYour phone probably won't replace your front door Yale key any time soon, but it's likely to rep ...
Source: Tech Radar  Full article at: Tech Radar 5 days ago, 7:01am CDT
 

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It is to laugh

Source: Mac World

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: You asked for it, we made it: For a limited time you can get an “I’m the Macalope” mug! Because who is the Macalope? We all are.Get set for hilarious hijinks as pundits line up to tell us how the next iPhone can’t help Apple, what the next iPads must have, and how awesome Windows Phone is doing, whoops, it’s not at all.Fun with false equivalencies CNBC’s Arjun Kharpal is here to share the love. Wait, did the Macalope say “love ...
Source: Mac World   Full article at: Mac World 5 days ago, 6:00am CDT
 

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The Web Surfing Is Also Much More Refined And Seems Faster With The Chrome-like Integrated Web Browser.

Source: Experience Project

In fact, other than for a couple of Chromebooks, for Mac', and not Wi-Fi or 3G as in case of Samsung phones. If you're out to buy ...
Source: Experience Project   Full article at: Experience Project 5 days ago, 3:44am CDT
 

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A mini laser printer at an unbeatable price

Source: CNet

If you're looking for a budget laser printer, the Samsung SL-M2020W should be ...
Source: CNet   Full article at: CNet 5 days ago, 6:56pm CDT
 

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All of the Moto X+1’s specs just leaked ahead of next month’s announcement

Source: BGR

Motorola will finally unveil its next-generation flagship smartphone during an event in Chicago on September 4th. The handset, which is regularly referred to as the "Moto X+1," will face the steepest imaginable competition following its debut; Samsung is widely expected to unveil its new Galaxy Note 4 one day prior to Motorola's event, and Apple will take the wraps off of the completely redesigned iPhon ...
Source: BGR   Full article at: BGR 6 days ago, 3:10pm CDT
 

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