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Google Confirms Android Wear Will Now Be Called Wear OS

03/15/2018, It was reported earlier this week that Google might be looking to rebrand Android Wear, the iteration of its mobile platform meant for smartwatches. The company says that trends have shifted significantly ever since Android Wear was launched which is why...

Android Wear Might Be Rebranded To ‘Wear OS’

03/11/2018, It appears that Google might be thinking about rebranding its iteration of Android OS for wearable devices. The company might do away with the Android Wear moniker in favor of “Wear OS.” This according to a Reddit user who claimed to have been...

Google Fixes Android Wear’s ‘OK Google’ Lag

02/05/2018, Lag is something that is very annoying to deal with, whether it be in games, on our computer, when we are surfing the net, or using apps on our phones. It also applies to smartwatches where according to reports from last year, some Android Wear devices...


Google Lists Android Wear Devices That Will Get Oreo Update

12/11/2017, According to a recent report, it has been suggested that these days, consumers appear to prefer keeping their smartphones updated to the latest OS versus buying a brand new device. This makes sense when you consider that some smartphones are starting to...

Android Wear Section Mysteriously Disappears From The Google Store

10/05/2017, While Android might be one of the most-used smartphone platforms available today, Android Wear isn’t quite dominating the wearable scene as we’re sure Google had hoped it would. In fact a while ago, there were several Android Wear OEMs who decided to...

New Android Wear Beta For LG Watch Sport Enters Testing

10/03/2017, Google has been working on a new update for its Android Wear platform. The company is launching a new Android Wear beta for the LG Watch Sport. Those who own this particular smartwatch will soon be able to test out all of the improvements that will be...

Verizon’s Wear24 Android Wear Smartwatch Has Been Discontinued

09/26/2017, Carriers such as Verizon aren’t strangers to making and releasing their own branded hardware. We’ve seen it happen with tablets, and with wearables being a popular segment in tech market these days, it did not come as a surprise when earlier this year...

Movado Connect Luxury Android Wear Smartwatch Released

08/17/2017, Several luxury brands have announced over the past few months that they will be coming out with their own Android Wear-powered smartwatches. Movado is one of them. The company is best known for its conventional fashion watches but it’s also...

ASUS ZenWatch 3 Finally Receives Android Wear 2.0 Update

07/13/2017, For whatever reason, the Android Wear 2.0 update for the ASUS ZenWatch 2 and ZenWatch 3 was delayed. However we had heard that the update could arrive for the ZenWatch 3 on the 11th of July, but clearly that did not happen. However the good news is that...

Louis Vuitton Android Wear Smartwatch Costs $2,450

07/11/2017, Louis Vuitton isn’t a brand that you would associate with affordability. The luxury brand’s products tend to run into thousands of dollars so its smartwatch is no different. The Louis Vuitton Android Wear smartwatch has been officially...

ASUS ZenWatch 3 Android Wear 2.0 Update Set For July 11

07/06/2017, Despite being announced last year, Android Wear 2.0 only recently started to find its way to compatible devices earlier this year. However there were still some devices missing from the list, such as ASUS’ ZenWatch series, which was recently confirmed...

Armani Launches An Android Wear Smartwatch

06/20/2017, Last year luxury fashion brand Emporio Armani got into the smartwatch game by launching the Emporio Armani Connected. This device was more of a hybrid where it featured a traditional timepiece with some smart features, but it did represent how the company...

Asus May Be Giving Up On Android Wear

05/15/2017, Asus has tried its hand at the Android Wear-powered smartwatch game but if a new report is to be believed, it might be done with the platform. The report claims that Asus is going to give up on Android Wear smartwatches, this means that the company is...