Samsung is a multibillion company with 425,000 employees and a massive supply chain. Pebble is 40-strong and fueled by $10 million in Kickstarter money.
While Pebble’s focus so far has been on getting its hardware out the door, the real interesting stuff is happening with the device’s software.
Sales of wearable technology jumped almost 300 percent in 2012 as we bought 8.3 million fitness trackers, smart watches, and smart glasses. But we’re still at the very, very early stages of the industry, according to a new report that says that sales will balloon to 64 million devices within four years.
Pebble’s smartwatch was one of the first and most successful Kickstarter campaigns in history. Today founder Eric Migicovsky talked about the state of Pebble, smartwatches, and wearables.
Apple and Samsung are poised to blow up the smartwatch market in the next five years, driving shipments from just one million today to 36 million annually by 2018, a new Juniper Research report says.
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The “iWatch” moniker, made up by the tech world for Apple’s rumored smartwatch, is getting a dose of legitimacy.
The Pebble smartwatch is one timepiece you shouldn’t expect to pass onto your grandkids.
The much-hyped Pebble smartwatch started shipping yesterday, but the smartphone apps that help the watch really tick hadn’t been approved yet. Thankfully, the apps for iPhone and Android are now available.
As promised during CES, Pebble has begun shipping its long-awaited smartwatch to Kickstarter backers today.
The world’s thinnest watch, made from razor-thin aluminum, the absolute minimum of electronics, and an E Ink display, has now reached 250 percent of its funding goal in just a few days.
We take a close look at the Pebble creator’s favorite smartwatch features.
The much-delayed Pebble E-Ink smartwatch is almost here.
The speculation is that Apple is designing a new iWatch that connects to iPhones, relays messages, and displays status alerts. But would the company that reinvented the computer, the phone, and the way we consume media be aiming so low?
Waiting for your Pebble to drop? Pebble’s lead designer has cancelled a speaking appearance in October to stay in Asia and finalize the product.
Pebble, the smartwatch for your smartphone, released an early preview of its user interface on Vimeo today … including a look behind the scenes at how the massively successful crowdfunding project is building the software.
Using Bluetooth, a prototype smartwatch called Pebble will connect to your iPhone or Android device to fetch calendar alerts, show social media updates, display caller ID for incoming calls, and run simple applications.