Customize your smartwatch face with the Less is more Wear Watch Face app ['Watch' This App]

It’s no secret that when it comes to our devices we love to personalize them. It’s the reason there is such a large variety of ringtones, wallpapers, and smartphone cases out there. Now there is an app that allows you to customize your smartwatch face called Less is more Wear Watch Face. All of ...

Read More

Asus sketches tease upcoming smartwatch

Asus has posted sketches of its first smartwatch on Facebook today, giving anxious followers a taste of things to come. Expected at IFA in Berlin, Germany next week, the watch has been rumored to carry a lower price point than other Android Wear devices. The sketches don’t give away too many ...

Read More

Surprise! Samsung rumored with circular smartwatch, too

As if we might have expected anything else, Samsung is also rumored to introduce a smartwatch with a circular face. It’s not exactly clear when they may debut such a device but it sounds like it may be at least a few weeks/months off. What’s more, a source close to SamMobile says it’s unknown ...

Read More

LG to unveil a circular smartwatch next week

It seems like LG is preparing its own circular smartwatch in order to compete with Motorola’s Moto 360. As you know, LG already released their Android Wear LG G Watch at Google I/O this year, so this comes as a bit of a surprise. Engagdet shared an unlisted video from LG Mobile Global YouTube ...

Read More

Bitdefender combats smartphone theft with Android Wear features ['Watch' This App]

Bitdefender has rolled out a new update which aims to give users some peace of mind when it comes to potential smartphone theft. Included in the latest version are two key new features, both of which take advantage of having an Android Wear device on your wrist. Extend Bitdefender Mobile ...

Read More

My CookBook: View your recipes on the wrist ['Watch' This App]

my_cookbook1

Cooking with a smartphone or tablet in the kitchen is quite awesome but it can be awfully messy, too. While we love being able to swipe through instructions, watch videos, or simply check off boxes, it’s not always easy to do when you hands are wet, greasy, or gross. Thankfully, some Android ...

Read More

Asus teases smartwatch for IFA

asus_twitter-watch-tease

A recent Asus tweet promising something “Incredible” for IFA next month has the tech space thinking a new smartwatch is in order. With rumors and expectations already building that Asus would unveil such a device, this just feels like the official run-up hype campaign. We should look for ...

Read More

Kiwi: Using the Force and uppercuts to control your phone ['Watch' This App]

kiwi

Now that you’ve got yourself an Android Wear-powered watch you probably find yourself needing to look at your phone less over time. Why not kick things up another notch and make it so you don’t have to look at it for things such as dismissing calls or advancing music tracks? Kiwi is one such ...

Read More

LG to intro G Watch 2 at IFA, report claims

GWatch

LG, not content to let others steal away attention from its Android Wear smartwatch line, is set to announce a successor to the G Watch IFA in September. According to the Korea Times, LG will debut a new model with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and an OLED display. Improvements in both ...

Read More

Get Apex Notifier on Android Wear

apex-notif

Loving your new Android Wear smartwatch? Well, you might just love it even more with the Apex Notifier update that now supports Android Wear. On your smartwatch, the app can show you how much battery remains on your smartphone, so you don’t have to take it out of your pocket just to check how ...

Read More

Moto 360 expected at September 4 press event

moto-360-3

Motorola’s foray into Android Wear and the world of smartwatches is expected to get officially underway on September 4. At least that’s what we’re gathering from the preliminary press invitation being sent out this morning. Clicking the email we received brings to a page with an origami fortune ...

Read More

Asus to debut first Android Wear watch in early September, report claims

asus_logo

Asus will introduce its first Android Wear-powered smartwatch at IFA in early September, reports Focus Taiwan. According to their sources, the device is “well-received” by Google and looks better than those currently offered by LG and Samsung. What’s more, the Asus product will allegedly come ...

Read More

Google shows off Android Wear in four new TV spots

android_wear_surf

Don’t be quick to fast forward those television commercials over the next few days, there’s some Android Wear stuff that could be popping up on your TV set. Google has released four short (15-30 sec) clips online which figure to make their way to a television near you. Designed around some of ...

Read More

WearBucks (Pay for Starbucks) brings Rewards payments to your wrist ['Watch' This App]

wearbucks2

If you’re like us then you’ve got a strong relationship with your coffee and Starbucks is your establishment of choice. Sometimes we’ll get our fix every few days, others it seems we’re there daily. One thing is for certain, however, we’ve been using our Rewards card to earn freebies. A few ...

Read More

Pear alerts you that you’re about to leave your phone behind ['Watch' This App]

pear

Today’s highlighted app isn’t extraordinarily rich in features or revolutionary, but it can be quite handy to have around. Called Pear it notifies the wearer that he or she is about to leave their beloved smartphone behind. You know the scenario where you get up from dinner and head home only ...

Read More