Watch This App: Pomodoro Wear

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Trying to get yourself into good working habits and/or need help focusing on tasks? Have you ever considered the Pomodoro Technique? Designed by Francesco Cirillo in the late 1980s, this is the method that encourages short bursts of sold work followed by small breaks. Typically broken into 25 ...

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Alleged HTC smartwatch running Android Wear leaks

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We’ve seen some rumors mentioning HTC’s smartwatch running Android Wear. It is allegedly due this fall under the name “HTC One Wear”. We have a new development when it comes to this, a leaked render, courtesy of @evleaks. @evleaks has an amazing track record so ...

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Watch This App: PixtoCam for Android Wear

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So you’ve got an Android Wear device and now you’re looking for some Android apps to go along with it. We’ve got you covered. Our Watch This App column is designed to help educate readers in the various apps available for the platform and highlight the best of the bunch. Watch This App: ...

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The best Android Wear watch face apps

We’re roughly two weeks into the release of Android Wear devices (LG G Watch, Samsung Gear Live) and the apps are beginning to pile up. Plenty of developers have already updated their existing apps to support the enhanced capabilities of a smartwatch. Others devs, however, are releasing ...

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Watch This App: VimoFit Android Wear Fitness

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So you’ve got an Android Wear device and now you’re looking for some Android apps to go along with it. We’ve got you covered. Our Watch This App column is designed to help educate readers in the various apps available for the platform and highlight the best of the bunch. Watch This App: VimoFit ...

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Google prepping Android Wear watch face API to foster development

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Google is looking to do for Android Wear what it has done for Android all along: allow for rich customization at all levels. To that end, Google is working on an API that will allow for developers to create third party Android Wear watch faces. It’s not impossible today to create watch faces ...

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Watch This App: Wear Unlock

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  So you’ve got an Android Wear device and now you’re looking for some Android apps to go along with it. We’ve got you covered. Our Watch This App column is designed to help educate readers in the various apps available for the platform and highlight the best of the bunch. Watch This App: ...

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Minimum – the first keyboard to land on Android Wear

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The team behind Minimum keyboard have been quick to get an Android Wear version of the tiny keyboard into development and have posted up a teaser of it in action on the LG G Watch. Minimum is a hugely popular 3rd party keyboard for your phone which takes up very little space on the ...

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The Big List of Android Wear Apps

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So you’ve got yourself an Android Wear device and now you’re looking for apps and games. Where to go to find them? Well, as of right now Google isn’t doing anything all that formal to track apps with Wear in mind. Sure, there’s the “Apps for Android Wear” category tucked away in the Google Play ...

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IFTTT adds Android Wear support

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If you’re a fan of Android Wear and the popular automation service IFTTT, you’re in luck. IFTTT for Android has just updated with Android Wear support! For those who aren’t familiar with the service, IFTTT is a utility app that allows an action to automatically happen when ...

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No OEM Skins Allowed For Android Wear, Android Auto, or Android TV

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I’m a big proponent of the stock feel, in terms of the UI of any device I use. On my iPhone i jailbreak to get tweaks, and change little things here or there, but never anything major, because I just don’t like it. With the exception of a couple of manufacturers, most Android ...

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Is my Android smartphone compatible with Android Wear?

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So you’ve heard the news, seen the pictures, and are already thinking about buying an Android Wear smartwatch. The only hangup, as you see it, is knowing whether your smartphone is compatible with the new software experience. Thankfully, finding out is as easy as visiting a website from your ...

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Google Glass to get Android Wear notifications

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With Android Wear getting its first official outing at Google I/O and the hype of  which Smartwatches will be available, there was little mention of Google Glass and where it fits in with Android Wear’s plans. No need to worry, Google haven’t forgotten about all the Glass explorers out there, ...

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Google releases Android Wear intro video ahead of Google I/O

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With Google I/O next week and Android Wear expected to make up a very significant amount of the conference, Google has released an introduction video of the smartwatch platform previewing some of its features. It seems Android Wear is focused on reducing the time it takes to interact with the ...

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