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Google now pushes Android Wear updates through Play Store

Google introduced Android Wear 2.0 earlier this year, bringing new features to smartwatches including support for making calls on models with cellular radios, built-in support for Google Assistant even when your phone isn’t handy, and the ability to use the Play Store to install apps without a phone. Now it turns out there’s another new […]

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Google launches Android Wear 2.0, along with LG Watch Style and LG Watch Sport

Google is rolling out a major update to its operating system for smartwatches and, as expected, the company is also introducing two new watches which will be the first to ship with Android Wear 2.0 pre-installed. The LG Watch Style and LG Watch Sport were both designed by LG in partnership with Google, much the […]

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Final Android Wear 2.0 preview brings iOS support for third-party apps

Google is expected to roll out a major update to its smartwatch operating system soon. But the company has been offering developer preview builds for months. Now Google has released a fifth and final developer preview of Android Wear 2.0, including a number of bug fixes and one major new feature: support for third-party apps […]

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Report: Google and LG to launch Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches Feb 9th

Google is getting ready to launch a major update to its operating system for smartwatches and, according to a new report from VentureBeat’s Evan Blass, the first devices to ship with Android Wear 2.0 will be two smartwatches developed by LG and Google. The watches are expected to be called the LG Watch Sport and […]

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Android Wear 2.0 delayed until 2017, but Developer Preview 3 is out now

There’s good news and bad news for folks that have been waiting for new features to hit their Android Wear smartwatches. The good news is that Android Wear Developer Preview 3 is now available and it does have some new goodies, including the ability to browser the Google Play Store for smartwatch apps on your smartwatch […]

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Google launches Android Wear 2.0 developer preview

Google’s smartwatch platform is getting a major overhaul. Among other things, Android Wear 2.0 includes a new system user interface, support for text input through a keyboard and handwriting recognition, and support for standalone apps that work even if your phone isn’t nearby. Android Wear 2.0 will be coming this fall, but Google has already released […]