Gears & Gadgets

7 Eye-Catching Wearables at MWC19

Smartphones take center stage at Mobile World Congress, but we found a few intriguing wearables on the show floor, from headsets to smartwatches. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. At Mobile World Congress, smartphones clearly take center stage. The show covers a […]

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Microsoft applies for smart fabric patent for use in Surface laptops, wearables

Microsoft Image Gallery/Microsoft Our favorite gadgets may soon offer touch-sensitive surfaces made out of something other than glass. According to Windows Latest, Microsoft recently filed a patent application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for its development and proposed usage of touch-sensitive smart fabric technology. The patent application, which was filed in July […]

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Google wants a VP of Wearables, might finally take smartwatches seriously

Enlarge / The new Wear OS. Google Think you can save Android Wear? A new Google job listing (first spotted by Android Police) shows an opening for “Vice President, Hardware Engineering, Wearables” on the Google Hardware team. The person would “work collaboratively with the Senior Leadership team for Google Hardware and will be responsible for the design, development, […]