Android Wear gains Wi-Fi, wrist gestures, and always-on apps

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  Google on Monday announced a rather sizable and handy update for its Android Wear platform. Rolling out over the coming weeks, wearables will pick up some really cool and practical features. For starters, Android Wear will now support always-on apps, which means they can stay on the ...

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Moto 360 discounted to $165 in Google Store

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The discounts for the Moto 360 smartwatch continue this week as Google slashes the price by some 35 percent. Indeed, you can go to the Google Store and grab the Motorola wearable for only $165 right now. Down from the normal $250 sticker it also includes free shipping. That’s one heck of ...

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Grab the Moto 360 for only $180 right now! (Amazon, Best Buy)

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Motorola’s Android Wear-powered Moto 360 is on sale right now through Amazon and Best Buy. If you’ve been waiting to pick one of these up then you’ll want to act fast. It’s not clear how long the prices will last however it’s the lowest we have seen it yet. Indeed, ...

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Software update lets Android Wear users locate misplaced phone

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Over the next few weeks Android Wear owners will find a new feature coming to their smartwatches. Once rolled out, it will let users locate a misplaced smartphone by simply dialing it from their wrist. The Android Device Manager recently picked up a software update; however, the new option has ...

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TAG Heuer and Intel announce Swiss Smartwatch for 2015

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TAG Heuer and Intel on Thursday announced that the two would collaborate on an Android Wear powered Swiss Smartwatch to be sold later this year. Unfortunately, the details stop right about there and we’re left to guess as to what the endeavor entails. However, given Tag Heuer’s ...

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Moto 360 gets Moto Maker tool

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Motorola on Tuesday introduced its Moto Maker tool for its Android Wear-powered smartwatch, the Moto 360. Head to the Motorola website today and you’ll find you can pick and choose the exact design you want for your wearable. Pricing shakes out to be the same as before with the ...

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AT&T pledges support for LG Watch Urbane

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AT&T was quick to announce its intention to support the new LG Watch Urbane. Making its debut at Mobile World Congress, the smartwatch runs Android Wear and features a full circle display. Other specifications include a silver finish metal body, a 410mAh battery, and a sensor that tracks ...

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Pebble update adds Android Wear support

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For those Pebble owners out there that were envious of the functionality Android Wear brought to the table, the latest update for the Pebble smartwatch brings some welcome functionality. The Android Wear support for Pebble just come out of Beta and is now available to the public. Simply update ...

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Moto 360 receiving Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

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If you’ve got a Moto 360 then it may be time to hit that update button, since it seems that Android 5.0.2 has begun rolling out. Carrying the build number LWX49L, the 5.0.2 Lollipop update Google Play Services and adds a variety of system optimizations and security updates to improve ...

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STATION Watch face review

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If you follow the Android icon development space closely then you’re no doubt familiar with Tha Plash and his innumerable packs. For those who aren’t familiar, each of the icon sets he creates is of high quality and uniquely different. How would he fare with his first Android Wear ...

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