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Android Wear is getting a feature boost, here's what's coming

Android Wear is getting a feature boost, here's what's coming

By 23 April 2015

Android Wear hit the streets about a year ago, as Google's platform for wearables. Today, a major update was announced, as Android Wear moves to fend off Apple Watch. Android Wear has been incrementally updated since its launch. Like many Google products... >>

Moto Maker for Moto 360 review: Is personalised smartwatch design worth the extra wait?

Moto Maker for Moto 360 review: Is personalised smartwatch design worth the extra wait?

By 20 April 2015

Silver or gold? Or maybe black with stone leather? This is tricky. In the tech world it's almost always been black, black, black, maybe a white option. More recently space greys and mystic champagnes have begun to dominate (in among other bonkers colour... >>

Field Trip updated to include Android Wear, take your tourist guide with you on your wrist

Field Trip updated to include Android Wear, take your tourist guide with you on your wrist

By 16 April 2015

Google's Niantic Labs has updated its Field Trip tourist guide app to also work on Android Wear smartwatches. You can now check out the exploration app on your wrist. The Field Trip app has been around for several years now, but originally for Android... >>

32 Android Wear watch faces you can download right now

32 Android Wear watch faces you can download right now

By 9 April 2015

Looking for a new Android Wear watch face? Well, you've come to the right place. Thanks to Google's dedicated Google Play Store hub specifically for finding Android Wear watch faces they are now easier to find than ever with over 1,000 available to choose... >>

Android Device Manager now lets you ask your Android Wear watch to find a lost phone

Android Device Manager now lets you ask your Android Wear watch to find a lost phone

By 19 March 2015

Google's Android Device Manager just got a lot more useful and cool. The service, which Google launched two years ago as a way for you to locate and secure your Android device, has apparently helped more than 30 million Android device owners find their... >>

Google might soon update Android Wear with Wi-Fi support, gesture control, and more

Google might soon update Android Wear with Wi-Fi support, gesture control, and more

By 10 March 2015

Google isn't backing down to Apple Watch. The company is planning to release an Android Wear software update that will bring Wi-Fi support to Android Wear watches, allowing ones with built-in Wi-Fi to use certain features, such as Google Now and notifications,... >>

Funk off Apple Watch, says Google in video attack

Funk off Apple Watch, says Google in video attack

By 9 March 2015

Google has cheekily posted a new advert online just a short while before Apple is due to formerly launch the Apple Watch at its "spring forward" event. The rival company's commercial shows a selection of hipsters wearing multiple different styles of Android... >>

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 4 March 2015

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,... >>