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How to change the strap on your Android Wear watch

A new strap changes both the look and feel of your new Android watch So you have Android strapped to your wrist with your new LG G Watch or Samsung Gear Live. Pretty cool, isn't it? We know both devices are far from perfect, and Android Wear is still in its infancy, but chances are you'll be...
Android Wear — LG G Watch

The first Android Wear watches arrive today — here are 10 more things you need to know

If you ordered a new Android Wear smartwatch — that'd be the LG G Watch or the Samsung Gear Live — you should see it very shortly, as early shipments are reaching doorsteps today. And on one hand (erm, wrist), these watches are simple creatures, devices on which to display the Android Wear...
Android Central 192: All About Android Wear

Android Central 192: All About Android Wear

We take up nearly this entire episode with Android Wear. What is it? Why would you want it? What is the smartwatch you have to have? Plus we answer your questions, live on air. Join us for the smartwatch revolution! Thing 1: Android Wear The complete list of Android Wear apps Android Wear app...
Moto 360

Hands-on with the Moto 360

Motorola's Android Wear watch is clearly the one to beat Conspiracy theories abound as to why we have to wait for the Moto 360 while two other Android Wear watches are now available for preorder. Maybe it's not ready. Maybe it's more expensive. Maybe it's got some super secret technology that...
Android Wear apps blacklist

How to blacklist apps in Android Wear

It's easy to keep apps from sending notifications to your Android Wear smartwatch If there's one thing you'll quickly learn using an Android Wear smartwatch such as the LG G Watch, Samsung Gear Live or Moto 360, it's which notifications are important — and which ones you merely brush aside...
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Weekly sidebar poll results: Leather or links?

Weekly sidebar poll results: Leather or links?

AC readers have spoken - and we love us some metal We're having a hard time deciding which Moto 360 look we like best — the leather strap or the metal bracelet. Both have their merits, both have their drawbacks. Get hot and sweaty, or pull the hair on your arm every time you reach for something...
Our Moto 360 video review

Our Moto 360 video review

You've no doubt by now read our complete Moto 360 review. But if you're more of a visual learner, we've distilled five basic things you need to know about the Moto 360 into a couple minutes of video. If you've got questions about the look and feel of the Moto 360, or how battery life's managed...
Moto 360 review

Moto 360 review

The first of the round Android Wear watches is stylish but imperfect. The Moto 360 has been a long time coming. Never mind the wait between the watch being announced and finally finally getting into folks' hands. From the first time we saw the Moto 360, it was clear this wasn’t a spur-of-the-...
Moto 360 Review

Moto 360 Review

The first of the round Android Wear watches is stylish but imperfect. The Moto 360 has been a long time coming. Never mind the wait between the watch being announced and finally finally getting into folks' hands. From the first time we saw the Moto 360, it was clear this wasn't a spur-of-the-...
Moto 360 with Pebble Steel Bracelet

The Moto 360 with the Pebble Steel bracelet

Sure, the Horween Leather on the Moto 360 is mighty fine, but watches are all about customization, particularly when it comes to the straps. But because of the size and shape of the Moto 360, we've had to be a little careful of shoving just any old strap in there. A good many have turned out to...
OneNote

OneNote adds support for Android Wear to take notes on your wrist

Microsoft's note taking software OneNote is the latest to join the Android Wear family, thanks to a newly released app that will allow owners of those smartwatches to ditctate notes. Besides requiring an Android Wear device, the new app also needs OneNote for Android to be installed on a phone...
Moto X

Moto X, Moto Hint and Turbo Charger preorders start NOW!

A quick reminder, folks, that the Moto X, Moto Hint and Turbo Charger are available for preorder this morning, starting at noon EDT. Additionally, the Moto 360 is back in stock. Chances are very good Motorola's website will start to creak under the pressure. Good luck, everyone! Buy now at...
Com1 takes to Indiegogo crowdfunding to launch metal-clad Android Wear smartwatch

Com1 takes to Indiegogo crowdfunding to launch metal-clad Android Wear smartwatch

Com1 is looking to launch its new square-faced, metal-clad Android Wear watch, and the company is looking towards consumers to help fund the project. Launching on Indiegogo, pricing right now starts at $125 and goes up to $170 depending on if you want an aluminum or stainless steel housing as...
Moto 360 under microscope

Under the microscope - the Moto 360

See the Moto 360 close-up Another newly released gadget means it's time to get out the USB Microscope and have a close look at the things that make it what it is. This time around, it's the Moto 360 and there is some neat stuff to be seen when you get in tight. What looks like just a round...
Moto X

Pre-orders start Tuesday for Moto X, Moto Hint, Turbo Charger

Motorola today announced that the Moto X, Moto Hint and the Turbo Charger for quick charging will go up for preorder this Tuesday, Sept. 16. You'll be able to pre-order either the AT&T version of the Moto X, starting at $99 on contract, or the Moto X Pure Edition, a version of the device...

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