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Todoist on Android Wear

Todoist adds Android Wear support for ultimate task management convenience

Todoist, the popular task and project management application, has today announced support for Android Wear devices for the first time. Now, owners of Android Wear powered smartwatches can have total control over their Todoist task lists, reminders and notifications without the need to take their...
Pebble smartwatches and Android Wear smartwatches, living in peaceful harmony

Pebble 2.3 beta bakes in Android Wear notification and interaction support

Pebble users can now take advantage of apps that support Android Wear notifications and interactions, all without having to do any additional legwork. At least if they're taking part in the beta testing program for the Android Pebble app. The 2.3 beta brings support for both Android Wear...
Android Wear notifications

Android Wear's 5.0 update changes the way notifications are handled, and it's a mixed bag

Things are unchanged if your phone runs KitKat, but Lollipop users will be in for some learning Android Wear recently added a whole bunch of useful tweaks and features, building on a new base of Android 5.0 Lollipop. Though the focus of the update was on proper APIs for creating third-party...
Sony SmartWatch 3 Review

Sony SmartWatch 3 Review

Android Wear gains standalone GPS in a watch that mostly favors function over form When it comes to smartwatches, you can sort of break things down into three camps. There's the rubber strap crowd — functional, but not all that stylish. There's leather, which classes things up a good bit but...
Unofficial Android Wear watch face

Third-party Android Wear watch faces have until February to get official

This is tucked into the announcement of the Android Wear watch face API, but it's an important one given that a good many folks out there with Android Wear smartwatches are using so-called "unofficial" or third-party watch faces. Now that Google's provided an official API for getting watch faces...
Android 5.0 coming to Android Wear over the next week!

Android 5.0 coming to Android Wear over the next week!

OTA update coming in the next week to existing Android Wear devices Along with the new API for watch faces on Android Wear, Google today confirmed that Android 5.0 Lollipop is coming to your Android Wear smartwatch in the next week or so as part of the major updates announced today. Over...
Android Wear update

Android Wear's massive update: Official watch face API, new display modes, app features and more!

Android 5.0 will hit watches in an OTA update Google today has announced a major update to Android Wear, bringing some long-awaited official functionality to its smartwatches — and a host of new features to go along with them. Oh, and Android 5.0 is coming soon to your watch. There's a lot...
Moto 360 ad shows off connectivity with Tinder

Moto 360 ad shows off connectivity with Tinder

Motorola is debuting a new ad for its Moto 360 smartwatch as part of its "A Watch for Our Times" campaign. Highlighting symmetry and design, the latest spot features an architect wearing what appears at first glance to be a regular classic watch, but the piece goes on to show an Android Wear...
Moto 360 steel

The official Moto 360 stainless steel band: How to install it, and how it looks

The official steel band for the Moto 360 looks decent, but so do alternatives Ever since we got our first up-close look at the Moto 360 — the first round Android Wear smartwatch — we've pretty much been in love with it. And we're not alone. We're also not alone in that while the Horween leather...
LG G Pad 7.0

Buy any smartphone from AT&T, get a G Pad 7.0 for 99¢

AT&T is bringing shoppers a new bundle deal if they purchase any LG smartphone with the wireless carrier. If that happens, AT&T offer them a 99-cent price on a new LG G Pad 7.0 LTE tablet if both are purchased at the same time. AT&T customers must purchase the smartphone with an AT...
Two new Moto 360 ads poke a little fun at luxury watches

Pair of new Moto 360 ads poke a little fun at luxury watches

After releasing a pair of commercials for the device earlier this week, Motorola is back again with a couple of new ads for the Moto 360. In the same vein as the previous releases, these two new ads have a little fun with the classic watch commercial format. The first, titled 'Golf,' shows a...
Moto 360 ads introduce playful twist on the classical watch

Moto 360 ads introduce playful twist to the classical watch design

Motorola debuted a pair of new ads for its Moto 360 Android Wear smartwatch. The ads focus on the traditional watch form factor while showing off the notification feature of the smartwatch as Motorola highlights that it is a "watch for our times." Both ads show the Moto 360 at home in...
LG G Watch

Google cuts LG G Watch price to $99, offers $50 Play Store credit with smartwatches

If you're looking for a new smartwatch for the upcoming holiday season, Google is currently offering the LG G Watch for just $99 on the Google Play Store to celebrate Black Friday. If you're on the other side of the pond and reside in the UK, Google has the same smartwatch listed for £79. It's...
What does 'Connected, running sync loop' mean on Android Wear?

What does 'Connected, running sync loop' mean on Android Wear?

In short, the 'running sync loop' part is nothing to worry about If you're using an Android Wear smartwatch, you may have noticed a slightly different connection message appearing in your notification tray of late. In short, instead of the standard "Connected" dialog, you'll get one saying "...
Motorola starts selling $30 leather, $80 metal bands for Moto 360

Motorola starts selling $30 leather, $80 metal bands for Moto 360

Just as originally promised, and in time for holiday shopping, Motorola has begun selling individual bands for its Moto 360 smartwatch. The bands are available in both metal and leather, and come in various shades and hues. The leather bands are available for $30 and come in three different...
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...
Moto 360 Gold

Moto 360 now available with slim 18 mm silver and gold bands from Motorola

As promised earlier this month, Motorola is now selling versions of its Android Wear-based Moto 360 smartwatch with slim 18 mm bands in silver and gold colors. The silver 18 mm band version of the Moto 360 will cost $299.99, which is the same price as the older dark or silver 23 mm metal bands...
Music make me lose control, Music make me lose control.

Google Play Music on Android Wear: How to use it and what it still needs

There's room to improve with Play Music on Wear, but at least it's finally here One of the primary reasons for me to get a smartwatch was for music. Not to listen from it, per se, but to control music from it. Being able to leave the phone inside while I walk my laps is still a somewhat...
One-click Amazon has made it to your wrist

You can now order from Amazon with your Android Wear smartwatch

Shopping for stuff at Amazon just got a new wrinkle with the latest update to the Android Amazon app. Not only does it support the new Android 5.0 Lollipop OS, it also includes an Android Wear app for buying things directly from a supported smartwatch. The release notes for the app states, "...
Asus Zenwatch

Asus ZenWatch is listed on Google Play for $199 but you can't get it yet

The Asus ZenWatch is now listed on the Google Play Store site for the price of $199, but the Android Wear device isn't actually for sale yet as the listing still has a "Coming Soon" tag. The 1.63-inch smartwatch with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of storage was officially revealed in September, and a...

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