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Screenshot in Android Wear

How to take a screenshot on your Android Wear device

Quick Android Wear screenshots are easy to do, all it takes is a few steps While not the biggest deal ever, taking a screenshot on your Android Wear device has been a hassle since launch. That is until now, with the latest Lollipop and Android Wear app updates enabling remote screenshot capture...
Android Wear hacking

Hacking Android Wear: What you can do — and if you should do it at all

If it exists, we can hack it — and that includes our Android Wear smartwatches Android on your wrist is still Android. That means it's still Linux, and people will want to do more than the simple user interface provides. We get it. We paid for these devices, and some of us want to do whatever we...
Block Android apps in Android Wear

How to block app notifications 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 — any wearable device, really — it's which notifications are important, and which...
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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...
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Moto 360 Pocketwatch

This Moto 360 pocket watch should totally be a real thing

While everyone's going gaga over smartwatches, we whip up a bit of the old-school. Ever since Motorola's first live stream for the Moto 360, there's been this notion buzzing in the back of my head. As amazing as the round design looked on the wrist, the way Motorola had embedded the watch band...
Lenovo CEO posts, then removes, possible second-gen Moto 360 pictures

Lenovo CEO posts, then removes, possible second-gen Moto 360 pictures

In what appears to be an accidental post, Lenovo's CEO has revealed some images that are possibly the second-generation hardware for the Moto 360. Lenovo's CEO, Yang Yuanqing, has posted and since pulled a few images showing off a briefcase of unknown smartwatches, which are reportedly the new...
Google wants you to 'wear what you want' with new Android Wear ad

Google wants you to 'wear what you want' with new Android Wear ad

Google's new Android Wear commercial — part of the search giant's "Be together. Not the same" campaign — showcases the many different varieties of smartwatches available with Android Wear. The commercial shows a variety of watches in several sizes and shapes, with Google clearly highlighting...
Google begins rolling out support for Android Wear to Android Device Manager

You can now track your Android devices from your wrist

Support for Android Wear in Android Device Manager is rolling out now, and is expected to be available to all Wear devices within the next few weeks. Adding Android Wear support to Android Device Manager will allow users to find their missing devices right from their wrists. Of course, Device...
Tag Heuer Monaco

Intel, Google announce partnership with Tag Heuer for Android Wear-powered smartwatch

Intel and Google today announced a partnership with iconic watch brand Tag Heuer, with a watch coming later this year. The announcement was made as the Baselworld watch show kicked off in Switzerland. Unfortunately, aside from the news of the Tag Heuer partnership itself, there are no details...
The mono link metal band for the Moto 360 is the one I've wanted all along

The mono link metal band for the Moto 360 is the one I've wanted all along

Today's launch of Moto Maker for the Moto 360 brought something else we've been waiting for: the "mono link" metal band. Mono link means that, at least externally, you see single pieces of metal spanning the entire breadth of the band. That's in contrast to the first metal bands that were...
Moto 360 with metal band

Moto Maker customization support now available for the Moto 360

Motorola has updated its Moto Maker website to support its use for the Moto 360 smartwatch for the first time, allowing buyers to choose from a selection of case finishes, bands and watch faces. The company first announced its plans to add Moto Maker support for the Moto 360 a few weeks ago....
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Android Wear to get gesture control and Wi-Fi support in future update

Some big updates are on the way for Android Wear devices, bringing important new features to the devices that will enhance the way they are used. The first big update for Android Wear devices will be to add Wi-Fi support (for those devices which have the hardware to support it) through the...
Google's latest Android Wear commercial has nothing to do with ... that other watch

Google's latest Android Wear commercial has nothing to do with ... that other watch

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know full well that Apple is showing off its Apple Watch today. Again. That's great, and it has absolutely nothing to do with Android Wear, which is what Google's showing off in this latest spot.
Domino's Pizza Pebble

Order and track Domino's pizza deliveries on your Pebble and Android Wear

Domino's today announced the company is providing customers with yet more ways to place, track and receive their orders. Should you own a Pebble or Android Wear-powered smartwatch, you'll be able to use the provided Domino's app to not only place an order, but track it too. To be able to take...

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