How to Buy a Good Smartwatch if You're Not into Apple

How to Buy a Good Smartwatch if You're Not into Apple

Photo: Gizmodo If you carry round an iPhone as your smartphone of selection then the Apple Watch is hands-down the best choice for a smartwatch, for the seamless integration if nothing else. But what about the remainder of us? You’ve obtained extra choices than you would possibly notice for a companion wearable, and we’re going […]

As Wear OS ticks to a stop, Google needs to wind it back up

As Wear OS ticks to a cease, Google must wind it again up

Smartwatches make me mad. Really red-faced, fist-clenchingly, I-can’t-take-it-much-more indignant. Actually, extra precisely, it’s Google and its remedy of Wear OS that makes me huff and puff after I use a smartwatch. Almost each smartwatch I’ve used or reviewed over the previous couple of years has at all times had the identical drawback: Google’s lackluster wearable […]

Pixel watch rumors line up with Wear OS news

Pixel watch rumors line up with Wear OS information

Wear OS didn’t get any critical stage time at Google’s I/O 2018 developer’s conference. But Qualcomm revealed some Wear OS processor information on Tuesday, Google shared a couple of tidbits on Wednesday, after which the Pixel smartwatch rumors hit on Thursday. As they are saying, the place there’s smoke, there’s fireplace. In March, after we […]

An Empowered Assistant Is How Wear OS Could Get Back on Track

An Empowered Assistant Is How Wear OS Could Get Back on Track

Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo) When Google modified the identify of its smartwatch OS from Android Wear to Wear OS, I used to be pissed. Not as a result of the identify sucked, as Wear OS does do a greater job of reflecting the platform’s help for each Android and iOS gadgets. The drawback was that […]

Everything We Learned About Android P Today at Google I/O

Everything We Learned About Android P Today at Google I/O

Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo) Is it going to be known as Pumpkin Pie or Peppermint Patty? Or how about Popsicle? Well, no matter Google finally ends up deciding on, if historical past is any indication, we’re not going to know for positive till the autumn. So to carry us over, why don’t we check out […]

Watch the 2018 Google I/O Keynote Live Right Here

Watch the 2018 Google I/O Keynote Live Right Here

Google I/O, the corporate’s annual developer convention, kicks off at this time with a keynote at 1pm ET/10am PT led by Google CEO Sundar Pichai, who will little question wax in regards to the main initiatives Google’s been engaged on since its final convention. Are you prepared for terribly nerdy particulars about Android P? It’s […]

What to Expect at Google I/O 2018 

What to Expect at Google I/O 2018 

Image: Google Google’s massive once-a-year developer convention kicks off Tuesday May eighth. While a lot of Google I/O is supposed to assist coders and the individuals who create apps and software program for Google’s varied platforms, what will get introduced on the occasion will affect anybody who makes use of Android, Chrome OS, Wear OS, […]

Google adds smart suggestions, Assistant actions to Wear OS

Google provides good ideas, Assistant actions to Wear OS

Google has rebranded Android Wear — its working system for wearable units and smartwatches — to Wear OS, full with a brand new brand. Judging by the corporate’s press launch, Google hopes eradicating the Android identify will assist individuals higher perceive watches with Wear OS don’t simply work with Android-based units, and that they’ll work […]

Google Assistant on Wear OS can now access voice apps and suggested responses

Google Assistant on Wear OS can now entry voice apps and advised responses

Google right this moment introduced it’s going to carry its Actions voice apps and advised responses to the Google Assistant expertise in Wear OS units like smartwatches. Google Assistant on Wear OS can even be capable to present auditory responses to queries within the coming days. Actions are third-party voice apps made by builders and […]