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Samsung reveals Project Orbis, its response to Apple Watch

Korean electronics firm Samsung has revealed details of a smartwatch it is working on that appears to be its answer to the Apple Watch.

Samsung plans innovation in enterprise wearable space

Here at FierceMobileIT we've been curious about the use of wearables within the enterprise. We've covered everything from Google Glass at airports to Apple Watch in factories, and now Samsung is detailing its plans for innovation within the enterprise wearable space.

Google Keep users can now dictate notes on their Android Wear smartwatch

While all eyes were on Apple as its Apple Watch began arriving in stores Friday, Google quietly unveiled an update to its notetaking Keep app designed to make it more user friendly for Android Wear smartwatch users.

With long battery life, Swatch smartwatch could open door to enterprise use

It's very early in the market for smartwatches, and most of the focus has been on applications people would want for personal use. However, if smartwatches have any chance at utility in the enterprise, they'll need good battery life. 

Bluetooth connection between smartwatches, smartphones puts enterprise data at risk

The rapid growth of wearable devices and their imminent entry into the workplace poses challenges for IT departments, not the least of which are security issues.

Wearables fashion show brings together tech, design

It's not often that we cover fashion shows at  FierceCIO, b ut we thought we'd give you a peak into a recent wearables fashion show that showcased the latest wearable tech--some of which may be showing up in the enterprise, and on your workers, soon.

Microsoft's rumored smartwatch will be integrated into enterprise products

The smartwatch reportedly being developed by Microsoft will be integrated into Outlook, Lync and other enterprise products, Pascal Koenig of the Zurich-based Smartwatch Group tells VentureBeat.

Watch out Samsung and Pebble, here comes Android Wear and iWatch

While Samsung and Pebble make up 96 percent of the $96 million U.S. smartwatch market, according the latest stats from NPD Group, Google and Apple are getting ready to launch their offerings.

News Scan: Smartwatch shipments soar; VoLTE fuels VoIP, IMS growth; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Wednesday, May 21 including the increase of smartwatch shipments in Q1, VoLTE's role in growth of carrier VoIP and IMS revenues, FCC Commissioner Pai's stance on rules for restricting carriers from deploying small cells and DAS, the majority of time spent on a mobile phone is on apps and an enterprise mobility management firm's expansion in Japan.

Apple pulls experts from medical field to reportedly work on iWatch

Recent talent acquisitions at Apple have added fuel to the rumors that it is moving full-steam ahead with development of the iWatch.