Posts tagged Android Wear

HTC Leaks Android Wear Watch In Promo Video

While we did get a render of HTC’s take on Android Wear from evleaks, we now get another look at the device, this time, from HTC. Read More

Get Tizen On Your Samsung Gear [US]

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Two months after European users of the Samsung Gear devices received the option to install Tizen, it is now available in the United States as well. Tizen is generally accepted as the better OS, mainly because it feels much more adapted to your wrist considering it was built specifically for that purpose. Tizen also features full customization, including colors, fonts and layout, and also has support for third party applications. Read More

Get Material Design On Android Wear With Convergence Watch Face

material designWith the announcement and developer release of Google’s latest Android L, the HOLO replacement, Material Design, was announced, bringing much more depth, simplicity, and colour to the software elements. However, this new look only comes with the new Android which does not, at least so far, come on Android Wear Smartwatches. Read More

Minuum Keyboard Demonstrated on Android Wear — Join the Beta

minuumCurrently, Android Wear watches only support Google voice typing, which can be either inaccurate or difficult to do, especially outdoors. Enter Minuum Keyboard.

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Wear Mini Launcher — All Your Apps Up Front

wear mini launcherAndroidWear Smartwatches have been around for a few weeks now and are great devices. But one of the main gripe from users of this nifty little gadget was how difficult it was to access their Apps, as it required the end user to go through a couple of menus before they could launch their downloaded applications. Read More

Take Pictures With Your Android Wear Watch

google cameraThe Google Camera App has received an update with a useful feature that you can take advantage of with your Android Wear Smartwatch. The update adds the functionality for your Smartwatch to act as a remote trigger for the camera. Read More

AT&T Gets LG G Watch Today

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AT&T has just announced the availability of the LG G3 and the Android Wear–powered Smartwatch, the LG G Watch, on its network. The LG flagship will be available for pre-order starting today and will start selling on the 11th of July, along with a 12, 18, or 24–month contract. As for pricing, we can expect $24.17/$29 per month with the 12 or 18–month zero down payment plans, and a $299 initial payment with the longer 2 year plan.
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Wear Aware — Never Forget your Smartphone Again

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Gone are the days you forgot your phone at a restaurant or a café. Well, if you own an Android Wear Smartwatch that is. Wear Aware comes free from NORDIC USABILITY GMBH, and while it is still new and may be buggy, the developers explain that your Smartwatch will buzz and play an alarm should your paired Android phone be left far away from your watch. Read More

Use Custom Watch Faces On Android Wear

android wearWhen Google released Android Wear for Smartwatches, like the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live, they added the ability to change the watch face to add a bit of personal flare. However, as has always been the case with Android, its customization capabilities do not stop there. Read More

Google I/O 2014: Android Wear Smartwatches Released

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In the “biggest ever overhaul”, Google took the stage at I/O 2014, unleashing the ability for Android to run on your wrist, in your car, and at your home on your Television. The LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear Live, both running Android Wear, will be available for purchase on the Play Store starting today. The classy round-faced Moto 360 will be available later this summer. Read More