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LG G Watch R: In pictures

LG G Watch R: In pictures

Almost two months after we first laid eyes on it at IFA 2013, the LG G Watch R is finally ready to go on sale. LG's second-generation smartwatch sports the look of a more traditional timepiece, along with an improved, brighter P-OLED display and a greater focus on design. This thing actually...
LG G Watch R

LG G Watch R to go on sale in the UK from tomorrow

If you've been eyeing LG's circular G Watch R, your wait is about to come to an end, at least in the UK. Clove and Unlocked Mobiles are set to commence sales of the smartwatch in the country, with initial stock expected tomorrow and first orders shipping from October 27. The G Watch R costs £...
Moto 360 chargers now in stock on Google Play

Moto 360 chargers now in stock on Google Play

Google Play is following Best Buy in stocking spare Moto 360 Chargers. You can pick up the Qi wireless charger for a cool $39.99 from the Google Play store here. The price tag of this spare official charger is a bit hefty, so if you find yourself scrounging for change, there are cheaper...
Moto 360 update lightens your mood, brings better battery life, displays accurate time

Moto 360 update lightens your mood, brings better battery life, displays accurate time

Just like the LG G Watch, Motorola's smartwatch is also getting an update that brings some improvements to Android Wear while being more battery efficient in the process. With the new Moto 360 update, a Smart Battery Saving feature automatically turns off ambient mode after your battery drops to...
LG G Watch

Android Wear version 4.4W.2 rolling out with subtle notification tweak, building blocks for future features

A new version of Android Wear, 4.4W.2, is rolling out to watches with some extremely subtle tweaks. The new update (software KNX01Q on our LG G Watch) honestly doesn't seem to change much, but there are two user-facing features that are of note — the ability to "dismiss" the top notification from...
G Watch R

We're answering your LG G Watch R questions in the Android Central forums!

On my wrist today is the LG G Watch R, LG's second-generation Android Wear smartwatch sporting a more traditional timepiece design with a rounded face. We got a pretty good look at the G Watch R back at IFA 2014 in Berlin, but this is our first chance to use it out in the wild ahead of the global...
Moto 360

Google may be more flexible toward OEM customization on wearables, TVs and cars in the future

When Google announced Android Wear, Android TV and Android Auto at this year's I/O event, it mentioned that it was going to limit the amount of customization manufacturers would be able to undertake. However, that may change soon, according to vice president of engineering Hiroshi Lockheimer....
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New GoToMeeting app update adds support for Android Wear

GoToMeeting is extending its Android app features to include Android Wear smartphone support, allowing owners to take meetings while they may be on the move. GoToMeeting's blog states: GoToMeeting and your Android phone and smartwatch are getting along fabulously these days. If you have...
Android Wear notifications come to Google Glass

Android Wear notifications come to Google Glass

Google is launching Notification Sync on Glass that will allow users to see all the notifications on their Android phone from within Google Glass. It's essentially similar to how notifications get pushed through Android Wear for smartwatches. Though the feature is out today, it will require a new...
Best Buy now sells spare official Moto 360 chargers

Best Buy now sells spare Moto 360 chargers

Best Buy is now selling spare Moto 360 chargers so you can buy an extra for the office and keep one at home. Unfortunately, the Qi wireless charging accessory doesn't come cheap, and the official Moto 360 charger, which props up your smartwatch up so you can see it comfortably on a desk on night...
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LG G Watch currently on sale at Best Buy for just $149.99

If you really want to get your hands, or rather your wrist, on an Android Wear smartwatch, Best Buy could have something that might be of interest. The retailer is currently selling the LG G Watch for just $149.99. If you remember, the LG G Watch launched in June for the price of $229.99 and...
Microsoft Research

No typing here, instead draw with Microsoft's Android Wear keyboard prototype

Microsoft Research today released what they are calling an "analog keyboard" for Android Wear. The keyboard will allow you to input text by drawing letters onto the watch face. It is important to note that, as of right now, the keyboard only supports square screens with a 320x320 resolution, in...
GoToMeeting

GoToMeeting adds support for Android Wear in latest update

Citrix GoToMeeting has just been updated to take advantage of your Android Wear smartwatch. The update, which came out yesterday, introduces support smartwatch support. Navigate to GoToMeeting in the Google Play Store and you'll now see the app at version 5.0.799.1306. Here's the super...
Motorola camera update

Motorola Camera update adds remote shutter support for Android Wear

You can now use your Moto 360 to take a picture using the Motorola Camera app on your Motorola Moto X. An update to Motorola's camera app today allows you to go full Moto inception, using your Android Wear smartwatch as a remote shutter on your Motorola phone. (Or you could use the Samsung Gear...
iHeartRadio will gain Android Wear support next week

iHeartRadio will gain Android Wear support next week

Starting October 15, iHeartRadio users will be able to use their voice to control their music listening experience with Android Wear support. Users with an Android phone and an Android Wear smartwatch will be able to search for their favorite radio stations using their voice or give a thumbs up...
Endomondo Sports Tracker updates with Android Wear support

Endomondo Sports Tracker updates with Android Wear support

Endomondo Sports Tracker has been updated with support for Android Wear. You can also connect your account to Twitter, creating a training plan has been improved. in addition to Android Wear support, Endomondo also now supports the Samsung Gear S. Android Wear support lets you start your...
HTC

HTC confirms delay of its own wearable device launch until 2015

HTC has confirmed previous rumors that it had plans to launch a wearable device this year but then decided to postpone the launch until sometime in 2015. HTC Americas head Jason Mackenzie told Re/code today, "We had originally planned to have a wearable launch in this time frame. It ended up...
Asus Zenwatch

Asus Zenwatch, LG G Watch R and Sony Smartwatch 3 get first UK pre-order prices

Just yesterday we heard that LG is preparing to launch the G Watch R in its native Korea, but here in the UK pre-order pricing is beginning to emerge for that and some of the other new Android Wear watches headed our way. Online retailer, Expansys, has pre-order listings for all three and is...
LG confirms circular G Watch R launching in Korea on Oct. 14

LG confirms circular G Watch R launching in Korea on Oct. 14

After having been rumored for a launch on the 14th, Android Wear's second circular-faced watch is now confirmed for a launch mid-October. LG has issued a press release stating that the LG G Watch R will go on sale in South Korea on October 14. The G Watch R will be the second round Android Wear...
Moto 360

Moto 360 now available at O2 for £199.99

O2 is now stocking the latest Android Wear device, the Moto 360. The Moto 360 has been a hot seller since it was released last month, going in and out of stock at retailers and online stores. If you're looking to finally fetch one for yourself, they are in stock now at O2 for £199.99. The Moto...

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