Android Wear

Smartwatches need to distinguish themselves with software as well as hardware

 If I had to give companies looking to enter the smartwatch space in 2017 one piece of advice, it would be, simply: don’t. Failing point one, due to investor pressure or the spirit of a long dead financial partner’s ghost visiting you in the night, seriously consider building your own operating system for the thing. It sounds like a few extra steps and a whole lot of trouble, but… Read More

Smartwatches need to distinguish themselves with software as well as hardware

 If I had to give companies looking to enter the smartwatch space in 2017 one piece of advice, it would be, simply: don’t. Failing point one, due to investor pressure or the spirit of a long dead financial partner’s ghost visiting you in the night, seriously consider building your own operating system for the thing. It sounds like a few extra steps and a whole lot of trouble, but… Read More

Android Wear 2.0 Has Landed—Here Are All the New Features

With Wear 2.0, Google is sharpening its vision for wrist-worn wearables. The post Android Wear 2.0 Has Landed—Here Are All the New Features appeared first on WIRED.

Review: LG Watch Style and Sport

To coincide with the new software launch, Google worked with LG to make two new smartwatches, the Watch Sport and Watch Style. The post Review: LG Watch Style and Sport appeared first on WIRED.