The filing goes on to describe a device that could be used for "the wireless receipt, storage and/or transmission of data and messages and for keeping track of or managing personal information; smart phones; tablet computers; portable computers."
Last week, Lee Young-Hee, Samsung's executive vice president, confirmed to the Korea Times that the company will indeed introduce "a new wearable concept device called Galaxy Gear at our own event in Berlin on Sept. 4." She went on to say: "The new device will enhance and enrich the current smart mobile experience in many ways. It will lead a new trend in smart mobile communications." She added that the Gear will not have a flexible display.
Keep tuned to this space tomorrow for our coverage of Samsung's formal announcement of the Gear.
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