Huawei smart glasses announced in partnership with Gentle Monster

Can you make a better fashion statement than rocking a Huawei P30 Pro, a Huawei Watch GT Elegant edition, and wearing a pair of Huawei smart glasses?

Google is the latest tech giant reportedly interested in betting big on AR

AR technology may well be the next big thing, as Google joins the likes of Apple and Samsung in reportedly working on a truly immersive, standalone headset.

Snap tries again with slightly costlier, slimmer, water-resistant Spectacles

Second-generation Spectacles have gone on sale at $149.99, in a trio of eye-catching colors, with a sleek, water-resistant body and faster data transfers.

US vs. ZTE: a fight for survival | #PNWeekly 301

The US government has blocked ZTE from sourcing anything from American companies while Apple’s CEO says Macs and iPads on their own are the best at what they do. All on our show this week!

Vaunt, Intel’s smart glasses, canceled

The New Devices Group at Intel, said to be about 200-strong, is being disbanded. That means that all projects, including this promising one, are being shelved.

Cheaper than Snap’s Spectacles, the ACE Eyewear smart glasses support live streaming

Priced at a crazy low $99 for early adopters, the ACE Eyewear smart glasses hide a few extra tricks up their sleeve compared to Snap’s trendy Spectacles.

Samsung’s C-Lab projects for CES 2018 include Relumino glasses and S-Ray speaker

Samsung’s C-Lab idea incubation program will produce three very exciting demos at CES 2018, including one based on a concept initially introduced at MWC 2017.

Apple reportedly snaps up mixed reality headset maker to help with its own AR products

The latest Apple acquisition is most likely yet another small step towards the realization of Cupertino’s AR-revolutionizing dream.

Apple’s first AR headset may not be ready for primetime until 2020, running its very own OS

Although it’s already been years in the making, that standalone first Apple AR headset is still unlikely to see daylight anytime soon.

Amazon wants to put Alexa on a pair of normal-looking smart glasses next, rumor has it

Amazon’s consumer hardware ambitions could expand from tablets and smart speakers to smart glasses soon, all powered by the Alexa voice assistant.

“T-Mobile is the Beats of wireless” and more in the mail | #PNWeekly 265

T-Mobile has all the cool people behind it, but one of our listeners, a Sprint employee, is throwing shade. We shine a light at his case on our show.

Insiders claim Apple smart glasses don’t have a clear target yet, could end up tethered to iPhones

You probably shouldn’t expect AR-powered Apple smart glasses to launch anytime soon, as “different kinds of prototypes” are still being tested.

Apple reportedly buys eye tracking-specialized company to help with AR development

Apple may have just moved one step closer to finalizing its long-rumored smartglasses, acquiring the tech behind some German eye-tracking products.

Snapchat Spectacles, because we all loved Google Glass

The privacy debates that it brought up were damaging. In terms of Snapchat, instant communication to a selective audience really might work people over.

Toshiba cancels Wearvue smart glasses launch at the last minute

A pair of enterprise-friendly Toshiba smart glasses that were announced in mid-January and due out next week have been nixed from production.

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Our team coverage of CES 2016 continues with the Pocketnow Weekly podcast featuring our largest on-the-ground crew in Las Vegas ever.