Wear OS is Google’s wearable interface that runs applications built for the small screen. With its latest version, Google is focusing on stand-alone apps instead of relying on a connected smartphone,
Wear OS Stories Yesterday
Facer 4.6.0 update introduces interactive watch faces for Wear OS
One of the benefits of using a Wear OS smartwatch over a traditional timepiece is its ability to change watch faces whenever you want. Facer, an app that allows you to build your own watch faces or choose from thousands of others, has just been updated to allow for interactive watch faces.
Wear OS Stories June 11
After the Android Wear rebrand to Wear OS, Google in March announced a developer preview based on Android P for its wearable platform. The big focus was on conserving battery life, but the company faced some pushback over constraints and as a result refined them with Developer Preview 2 at I/O 2018. Today, the company is again toning down those changes.
Wear OS Stories June 5
Marc Jacobs ‘Riley’ is the latest Wear OS smartwatch, shipping now for $295
Wear OS is still in a bit of a rut as far as hardware goes, but plenty of fashion brands have been releasing new devices from time to time. Now, with its first touchscreen smartwatch, Marc Jacobs is jumping into the Wear OS market.
Wear OS Stories May 31
Huawei Watch 2 (2018) goes official in China w/ eSIM, new color variant
Wear OS hasn’t been getting a ton of new hardware in recent months, but through everything, Huawei has remained a decent option for many users with its Huawei Watch 2 lineup. Today, the company has officially debuted a refreshed version of that hardware for the Chinese market.
Wear OS Stories May 24
Deal: Get Pixelbook at 25% off: $750!
Wear OS Stories May 23
Earlier this week some rumors hit the web surrounding Samsung’s future for wearables. Specifically, that Samsung was switching to Wear OS for the Gear S4. While it’s easy to disregard those, a tweet from Evan Blass suggests that they might hold a bit of weight.