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Hyundai launches Android Wear app for controlling its cars, with Apple Watch app coming soon

Hyundai launches Android Wear app for controlling its cars, with Apple Watch app coming soon

By 19 hours ago

If you own a Hyundai car and an Android Wear watch, you just got some new functionality between the two, such as being able to remotely control your car. The Android Wear version of Hyundai's Blue Link app has just landed on Google Play, giving drivers... >>

LG Watch Urbane: A classic take on Android Wear (hands-on)

LG Watch Urbane: A classic take on Android Wear (hands-on)

By 1 March 2015

Smartwatches are not standing still. Having impressed us with the round display of the LG G Watch R, the smartwatch has taken a step forward with the LG Watch Urbane.  The G Watch Urbane is a premium take on the smartwatch, looking to add desirability... >>

Apple Watch taking too long? Android Wear for iPhone is now a thing

Apple Watch taking too long? Android Wear for iPhone is now a thing

By 23 February 2015

For many Apple iPhone users the coming Apple Watch probably feels like it's been just out of reach for a while. If that wait, or the thought of how much the Watch will cost, is too much there is hope in Android Wear. Developer Mohammad Abu-Garbeyyeh,... >>

Pebble is now compatible with Android Wear notifications

Pebble is now compatible with Android Wear notifications

By 17 February 2015

We've not heard much from Pebble recently, but the plucky wearable has just rolled out a new software update for Android users bringing compatibility with Android Wear notifications. With Google pushing its own smartwatch agenda through Android Wear -... >>

LG Watch Urbane: A classic design twist on the G Watch R

LG Watch Urbane: A classic design twist on the G Watch R

By 16 February 2015

LG is releasing a new smartwatch - the LG Watch Urbane - a classic reworking of its G Watch R. The Watch Urbane has been designed to look like a classic timepiece, with a metal body and stitched leather strap, resulting in an Android Wear watch that looks... >>

Man City pioneers Android Wear apps for football updates on your wrist

Man City pioneers Android Wear apps for football updates on your wrist

By 6 February 2015

Manchester City football club is leading the way for Android Wear devices with a new app that should keep its fans up to date. The CityMatchday Wear app will deliver notifications right to the wrist of its owner. Sure this app is pretty niche, with non... >>

You can now use an Android Wear watch to remotely control your Hyundai car

You can now use an Android Wear watch to remotely control your Hyundai car

By 3 January 2015

If you own a Hyundai car as well as an Android Wear watch, you just got some cool and new integration between the two. First of all: you can now remotely control your car. A new Android Wear version of Hyundai's Blue Link app has just been announced,... >>

Sony SmartWatch 3 review: Brains over beauty
4 out of 5

Sony SmartWatch 3 review: Brains over beauty

By 2 January 2015

The latest Android Wear watch to enter the race for your wrist is the Sony SmartWatch 3. As a company in the wearables game since the outset, experience shows in this third generation device. But after previous so-so attempts is it finally a case of third... >>

Android Wear review: The smartwatch platform?
4 out of 5

Android Wear review: The smartwatch platform?

By 30 December 2014

Android Wear is the platform for smartwatches designed to put the power of Google's Android onto your wrist. It keeps you always connected by delivering tailored alerts from your smartphone, but also acts as a point of input for interaction with your... >>

Asus ZenWatch review: Adding a touch of elegance
4 out of 5

Asus ZenWatch review: Adding a touch of elegance

By 23 December 2014

Of all the Android Wear devices to appear in 2014, we didn't think it would be Asus that landed with the most elegant solution. That's not because Asus can't do design - just look at some of the Zenbook models - but because we expected a low price, high... >>