HTC smartwatch due in early 2015, report indicates

Those reports that HTC was already set to give up on the smartwatch game? Fuggedaboutit. According to CNET, HTC plans to release their first Android Wear-powered smartwatch in early 2015. What’s more, it’s said that HTC will not go with a stock version of the platform, instead opting for some ...

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Download and install Google Hangout 2.3 manually [APK]

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So you’re a Google Voice user and you’re dying to try out the new Hangouts Dialer experience, eh? You’re going to need to make sure you’ve got the most recent version of Google Hangouts first. Fortunately for you, we’ve got a download link for the 14MB file. ...

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Get This Look: Parallax Icon Pack

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present our ongoing series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new layout, app, widget, or icon set for your Android handset and tell you which apps ...

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Motorola addresses Moto 360 battery controversy

iFixit teardown revealed that there’s a 300mAh battery inside the Moto 360 while Motorola advertised 320mAh battery capacity. This created a lot of controversy, even though 20mAh is not that much, besides capacity doesn’t have to mean anything, the watch might do just fine as far as battery ...

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LG G Watch price drops to $179 for limited time ($50 OFF)

As if it were a matter of sheer coincidence, LG’s first Android Wear device, the G Watch, is now on sale. Head to the Google Play Store before September 23 and you pick the wearable up for a mere $179.99. What’s more, you can also grab one from Best Buy for the same price. At…... Read More

iFixit teardown finds Motorola lies about Moto 360 battery

Maybe you’ve heard a gripe or two about the new Moto 360 and its battery. According to some of the early reports, the wearable device won’t make it through the day. Our review model, on the other hand, gets through an entire day without any issue and still has juice to spare. Nevertheless, we ...

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AT&T to carry the Moto 360

AT&T on Tuesday announced its intention to carry the Moto 360 smartwatch. As the second wearable powered by Android Wear, the round-faced Motorola device complements the square-faced LG G Watch. Pricing and exact availability are not yet clear however we can’t see Ma Bell asking for more ...

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Verizon was taking pre-orders for steel band version Moto 360 then pulled it

Motorola announced their beautiful Android Wear-powered Moto 360 smartwatch at a Chicago event recently. New Moto X and Moto G smartphones were announced as well, as were the Moto Hint bluetooth headset. You can order your Moto 360 right now (if you live in the US) directly from Motorola or via ...

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Instant for Android Wear: Instagram lovers rejoice! You can now browse through your feed without getting out your phone ['Watch' This App]

If you like so many of us are an Instagram addict and lament the fact that there’s no good Instagram app for smartwatches, then get excited because Instant for Android Wear has come to the rescue. Gone are the days of having to pull out our phones whenever we want to scroll endlessly through ...

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LG: The G Watch R will go on sale in October

As you all know, LG already has an Android Wear-powered smartwatch out on the market, the LG G Watch. LG did however announced their own circular Moto 360-like smartwatch which will feature a sporty look, the watch is called LG G Watch R. I guess the “R” stands for “Round”, though that’s ...

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Google: The upcoming Android Wear update will come to all Android Wear devices

There’s been some talk lately about the upcoming Android Wear update (though it might come as two separate updates) and the array of devices Google will push it to. Google officially stated that all Android Wear-powered devices will receive that update, which is a great thing of course. What ...

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New Android Wear update rolling out to Samsung Gear Live

Google have pushed out an over-the-air update for the Samsung Gear Live moving the software version of Android Wear to 4.4W.1. This update is aimed at improving the navigation experience and enhancing the voice activation feature to make it more consistent. The update should make its way to ...

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Huawei to release an Android Wear-powered smartwatch in 2015

Richard Yu, Huawei CEO, has confirmed during an interview that the company plans to release an Android Wear-based smartwatch next year. He wasn’t exactly specific though. In an interview with Engadget during IFA in Berlin he said the watch will be “innovative and beautiful” while saying they ...

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Lockable can provide your smartwatch with simplicity and security ['Watch' This App]

If you’re looking to protect your smartwatch from pesky intruders but also want to keep your watch face looking sleek, then it might be time to try the Lockable smartwear app. It’s an app that provides your smartwatch with either a pin, a pattern, or a swipe lock screen, just like on an Android ...

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HTC already getting out of the smartwatch game?

And just like that, HTC is out of the smartwatch game. According to a recent Pocket-Lint story, that is. Reportedly, HTC has opted to abandon its plans for a smartwatch without ever having attempted a consumer launch. With multiple Android Wear devices already on the market and new ones ...

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