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Apple Series: How to set up Skype

Use Skype often when you are out and about? Are you the individual who can take conference calls remotely on your phone? This week’s focus is setting up the Skype app, one of the original instant messenger, video chatting application that connects you to anybody around the world. I’ve been using Skype on my Apple…

GUESS CONNECT ‘Powered by Martian’ Smartwatch Named 2016 Nominee In Global Mobile Awards

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Martian Watches™, a California-based developer of award-winning analog smartwatches and smartwatch technology, and GUESS® Watches, a leading fashion watch brand, announce that GUESS CONNECT watch ‘Powered by Martian’, was just named a 2016 nominee for “Best Wearable Mobile Technology” in the Global Mobile Awards ‘Best Mobile Handsets and…

Martian Watches Debuts New Collection Of Women’s Discreet Notification Smartwatches And Smart Jewelry

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Martian Watches™, a California-based developer of award-winning fashion-forward analog smartwatches, today announced the unveiling of its new Martian mVip™ discreet notifications technology in the Kindred Vip™ Collection of women’s analog notification smartwatches and jewelry, designed to discreetly alert a woman to important VIP messages based on information that…

MARTIAN WATCHES DEBUTS ITS NEWEST COLLECTION OF CLASSICALLY-DESIGNED SMARTWATCHES EXCLUSIVELY AT BLOOMINGDALE’S

Martian’s New Watch Styles Range from Rugged to Retro in its Award-winning Line of Voice Command Smartwatches IRVINE, CA – Sept. 2, 2015 – Martian Watches™, a California-based developer of award-winning analog smartwatches that sport classic watch designs, today announced the upcoming exclusive worldwide launch of its new Martian Active Collection of voice command smartwatches…

Notification setup 101 for Android

Unlike Apple devices, Androids are all different. Their menu options are arranged all differently, some with special features, others going for necessities over frills. We’ll cover how to make sure your Android’s notification settings are set up correctly so that your Martian watch and App receives the notifications to keep you in the loop. I…

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Notification setup 101 for iOS

This week’s tech tip can be used on majority of the apps currently on your Apple device. All things correctly configured on your Martian Notifier or Martian Alerts App, we’ll show you what works and what does not in terms of Notifications being delivered from your mobile device to your Martian watch. If I’m just…

5 Reasons Why the Notifier is Right for You

The boom of wearable tech and smartwatches is happening now. But are you flustered with all the different choices? Here are 5 reasons why the Martian Notifier might be right for you! 1. Long battery life Compared to other digital display smartwatches that need to be charged daily, the Notifier only needs battery to power…

Android Series: How to set up Skype

You just downloaded Skype onto your Android. You have the highest resolution screen on the market and have all the bells and whistles that the arch nemesis doesn’t have. Maybe You happen to own a Martian watch, specifically one that is Voice Command operated like the Passport, Victory, G2G or the new lineup coming out…

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We Updated Our Support Page!

Got a burning question or having technical difficulties with your watch? Check out our updated Frequently Asked Questions page! Sorted between our Martian Voice Command and Notifier, you can click the links below or visit these pages under the support tab of our website. From there, you can easily navigate through the page by selecting…

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The New Selfie: Martian Camera Mode

If you are not aware, Disney has recently banned all selfie sticks in all of their theme parks. OMG!!! What to do now? You can’t “let it go.” If you happen to have a Martian watch or planning to purchase one, you probably didn’t realize that it has a “selfie” equipped feature; Camera mode. With…

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Let Independence set you free

Happy Independence Day Martians! With the American holiday here, we would like to wish you all a well-rested, patriotic weekend with your family, friends, and neighbors. We would like to give an out of this world thanks to the men and women who have and are giving the ultimate sacrifice to grant all of us,…

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Martian Treasure: BBQ & Alarms

Summer is here in the Northern Hemisphere. Summer vacation is in full swing and BBQ-ing is one of those seasonal delights. With 4th of July around the corner and food being one of the many stressed items of the holiday, having an alarm set is key in getting the BBQ ribs flavored and cooked right….

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How to change your watch band on your Martian

One of the advantages of owning a Martian watch is it’s discreet design; a analog watch with smartwatch capabilities. But sometimes, your mood changes and you express your individuality through fashion. With the line of Martian Voice Command watches, you can change the standard 22mm band with any of our 22mm optional Martian silicon, leather,…

3 Situations Where Your Phone Just Doesn’t Belong

As technology takes over every facet of the world, it is becoming harder and harder to disconnect. Work is always at your fingertips, social media distractions are constantly abuzz, and even your car has become a digital platform from which there is no escape. Though being connected 24/7 has its benefits, it’s not always appropriate…

Email troubleshooting 101 for iOS

Thought we forgot about the iOS users? To continue last week’s tech tip for emails, below you will find how to troubleshoot on Apple products that have Siri. We’ll cover from not receiving notifications, receiving repeating notifications, to receiving notifications even after signing out from the app. While the tips are focused on emails, keep…

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Email troubleshooting 101 for Androids

This week’s Tech Tip discusses how to troubleshoot the 3 main issues with email; Not receiving notifications, receiving repeating notifications, or receiving notifications even after signing out from the app Not getting email notifications? How about your Martian watch endlessly and continuously notifying you of a email you just dismissed? What about receiving notifications even…

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Hey Dad, how are you?

We often get caught up with the day to day life. The hustle and bustle of the morning and afternoon commute. The procrastination of cramming that last final before summer break. Going out shopping for groceries or checking up with your friends so that everyone is on the same page for that weekend gathering. Whatever…

Why Wearable Tech Is Here To Stay

Any time something new comes out there is the question of whether or not it will last. And when it comes to technology, there are plenty of extinct ideas. There has been speculation and outright criticism regarding whether or not wearable tech had any lasting power. Though there are plenty of valid concerns, 2015 has…

Stop the Gmail(or Emails) Flood on Your Watch

Are you receiving numerous, almost infinite, amounts of gmail notifications that you can’t seem to stop? Tapping or dismissing them from the watch not solving the issue? Here are some tech tips you can use to resolve the issue (and yes, you can apply this to yahoo/hotmail/etc): Make sure that your gmail app is up to date. Usually…

3 Best Bracelets to Pair with a Martian Watch this Summer

Accessorizing is an art. Finding the perfect pendant to go with your favorite blouse and matching earrings to a questionable bridesmaid dress is a gift. Needless to say, our favorite accessory canvas is the wrist. There are so many ways to dress it up and there’s just no such thing as too many bracelets. Though…

Android Series: How to set up Gmail for your Martian

You just bought a Martian watch for your Android phone. But, you are also new to the world of “Apps” and what smartwatches can do for you. You use Gmail frequently and don’t have time to constantly pull out your phone from your pants, purse, or backpack. At the same time, you don’t want to…

Using a Martian Watch to Take Better Vacation Photos

You know the story. You travel to amazing places, see incredible sights, but when you get home and you scroll through your photos, you discover one of three things wrong with your photos: All of your pictures are selfies that include little to no background. One of your family members or friends were left out…

MARTIAN Notifier…”Lo Smartwatch Trendy”

Ben ritrovati amici, oggi il mio articolo è dedicato a tutti gli appassionati di tecnologia e non solo…infatti, è con grande piacere che vi voglio presentare il mio ultimo “gioiellino”….si tratta del mio MARTIAN Notifier, lo smartwatch che mi permette di rimanere sempre connessa con tutti i miei social e le mie app preferite! Eccolo……

Martian Notifier Smartwatch Review

I received the below mentioned complimentary product for the purpose of this post. All opinions are 100% my own. Do you have a favorite watch? I ask this because my Husband, Eric has been searching for the perfect watch for him to wear daily. It would have to be practical and have options that he…

2015 SPRING FASHION GUIDE

th a metrosexual (do people still use that word?) guy, a buxom blonde and a trend-bucking teen living in the same household, finding fashion choices that suit our respective tastes is always an adventure. Thankfully, through this column, we’ve got a few favorite 2015 Spring Fashion finds to share! DRESSES Spring is about renewal: Flowers…

Review: The Martian Notifier

The people at Martian believe that smartwatches will only truly succeed when they first function is as a standard timepieces and then secondly to deliver rock-solid phone functionality. That’s why they believe they have discovered that with the new Martian Notifier. And after using it for a couple of weeks I have to agree. When…

Top Tech Gifts For Hard To Buy For Guys

I have a husband who is a pain in the neck to buy for. There, I said it. Now do not get me wrong, I love to buy gifts for people. But, when my husband tells me every birthday, anniversary and Christmas he has everything he needs, it kind of gets under my skin. To…

Comparing the best smartwatches available

Have you been considering purchasing a Smartwatch, but you’re unsure about which one to buy? Truth be told, smartwatches are still a relatively small category with not a lot of choices. While you have dozens of smartphone choices out there, you only have a handful of smartwatch choices in comparison. While a lot of smartwatches…

2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Martian Smart Watch This unique smartwatch gives you the ability to receive real-time alerts and notifications on your wrist. Used in conjunction with the free Martian Notifier App, you will automatically receive notifications — including Caller ID, texts, Facebook, Twitter, Weather, Email, Calendar, Instagram, Pinterest, favorite games, bank alerts, fitness stats, and any other alert…

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Ungeeked: Smartwatches are the New Suave

There is a long lasting stigma that surrounds new technology. No matter how popular a device becomes, it usually starts in the same place: geeky. Now we tech folk prefer the term “early adopter,” but it just doesn’t seem to stick quite as solidly as the less flattering phrase. Inevitably though, once a piece of…

GUESS SMARTWATCH, POWERED BY MARTIAN DEBUTS

CES 2015 – GUESS Watches proudly announces the launch of their new wearable tech timepiece, GUESS CONNECT. Guess has partnered with Martian Watches, a California based award-winning developer of fashionable smartwatches, to deliver a multi-function, fashion chic smartwatch line, designed to include models for men and women. Based on its global best-selling style called RIGOR,…

Making a list? Check it twice before shopping

Shopping for the holidays and preparing for Thanksgiving dinner are both a lot more organized if you start with a list. This year, with so many stores open on Thanksgiving Day, we could get the two mixed up. (Shopping tip: If you forget to buy the cranberry sauce, head to a grocery store, not Macy’s,…