What is MicroLED: 5 key facts about Apple’s secret display tech

Apple is making its own displays, but just what is MicroLED and why is it better – and more problematic – than OLED and LCD?

Top sports watches with music : Take control of your workout tunes and leave your smartphone at home

Music makes running easier, but for those looking to run to their tunes and have their workouts tracked with a GPS running watch, it usually means strapping on

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music review : The first Forerunner watch with music makes a sound start

The Garmin Forerunner 645 Music is another strong addition to the growing stable of Garmin wearables. Like a halfway house between the more smarwatch-like Vivoactive

And finally: Fitbit has been trash talking the Apple Watch in public

Happy Sunday wearable tech lovers. Put your feet up, grab your phone, iPad or laptop and let us catch you up on all that’s been

Smartwatches: why they’ve failed and what they need to do

Fitbit just announced not just one but two wearables, a smartwatch and a fitness tracker for kids. Google is expected to do a rebranding, and

Fitbit Versa vs Fitbit Ionic: Which is the smartwatch for you?

Fitbit Versa vs Fitbit Ionic: Now that Fitbit has announced a cheaper, entry-level smartwatch, you might be wondering which deserves a place on your wrist.  The Fitbit

Fitbit Versa is a $199 smartwatch with a Pebble soul

Fitbit has pulled up its sleeve and revealed its latest smartwatch, the Fitbit Versa, a metal-bodied wearable with more than a few hints of Pebble

Android Wear to Wear OS: more than just a name change

This is one of those pebbles that could send ripples in all directions. Or have no effect at all. It seems that Google is on

And finally: Motorola is building a VR headset for its smartphones

All the other news stories from the week Sandwiched in between Mobile World Congress and Baselworld, we expected this week to be a slow one. And it kind

And finally: An AirPods-style Apple Watch charger and more

All the other news from the week You know what time it is, kids: time for another And finally, where we round up the smaller stories

Fossil Q Control review: All style and no substance

The Q Control is Fossil’s first to include a heart-rate monitor, but it lacks other essential fitness features Pros Looks good Google Assistant Plenty of

Matrix PowerWatch review: The smartwatch you’ll never have to charge

The PowerWatch might not contribute to your collection of charging cables, but it comes up short in terms of truly “smart” features Pros Never needs

Every Fossil Group designer wearable launched so far – and still to come – in 2018

We round up the motherload of fashion smartwatches and hybrids If you thought Fossil’s 2017 wearable offering was impressive, chances are you’ve seen nothing yet.

Resting heart rate guide: The devices to track for RHR and how to lower it

A slow beat is the sign of a healthy ticker, here’s how to measure it Heart rate tracking is becoming an ever-more crucial ingredient for

Lenovo HW02 Review

Our Verdict The Lenovo HW02 is a good looking fitness tracker that does a lot for its price. However, the lack of sunlight visibility and the

Google Pay: How to set up NFC payments, and which smartwatches support it

Everything you need to know about the artist formerly known as Android Pay Sometimes you’re out for a run without your wallet or phone. You’re

Where Nokia Health went wrong : If this is really the end, here’s where the big mistakes were made

A company conducting a review is never a good thing is it? It’s like when train companies say they are reviewing prices or gyms are reviewing memberships. It’s only going to bring you bad news. Nokia’s announcement that the company had initiated a ‘review of strategic options for its Digital Health business’, certainly sounded like

Garmin Vivofit jr 2 review : Garmin’s second gen fitness tracker for kids still keeps things fun

The Garmin Vivofit jr 2 may well be a fitness tracker for kids, but it needs a grown up on hand to make the most

MWC 2018 preview: All the wearables we’re expecting to see in Barcelona

We dive into what could be coming later this month Samsung’s upcoming flagship phone has already been leaked, Blackberry is still trying to convince you

Huami Amazfit Bip review : Is imitation the sincerest form of flattery?

The Amazfit Bip is sold as a budget smartwatch with great battery life, and that’s exactly what you’re getting here. You also get sleep tracking,

Living with the Fitbit Aria 2: We test out Fitbit’s second generation smart scale

Fitbit takes a break from tracking your steps to help you shed some pounds Fitbit’s name may be synonymous with wearables, but that doesn’t mean

Charged Up: Apple and Fossil are enjoying smartwatch success – this is why

Reasons to be cheerful for the fashion brand and the folks in Cupertino This week both Apple and Fossil revealed that the push into wearables

Coaching to 5K: A beginner’s chronicle of the best training apps and wearables

Future of Running Week: Which wearable/app combo is best for an intro to running? I’m not a runner. I never have been. Back when I

Best wearables for treadmill training: Devices to help you improve indoors

Leave the great outdoors behind with these trackers Whether its the colds of winter or it’s the spring rains, psyching yourself up for that evening

5 ways Apple can stop developers from abandoning Apple Watch

Come back, Twitter, eBay, and Slack! By all accounts, Apple Watch Series 3 is a huge hit for Apple. Over the past year, Apple Watch has steadily increased its

Garmin ​Vivofit 4 review : The Vivofit 4 is all about the basics, but it’s no slouch

The Vivofit 4 is all about hitting the basics, and does so competently. The year-long battery life is a big pull and Garmin’s MoveIQ exercise

Living with Wahoo Tickr Fit: Heart rate monitoring from the arm

Should you swap your wrist based monitor for one that lives on your forearm? I know a lot of people hate wearing heart rate monitor

Best fitness trackers and wearables for HIIT workouts

These are the devices to take to your next high intensity training session It’s fair to say that HIIT or high intensity interval training is

Checkup time: What Apple, Samsung and the rest are doing with digital health

What are the big companies up to in digital health? One of the big trends right now in technology, and wearables like fitness trackers in particular, is

And finally: Cancelled Microsoft Band 3 reviewed and more

And all the other smaller stories from the week Another week down, another seven days of mayhem. As Mike underlined in Week in wearable, the theme