Android Wear

Win the Android smartwatch of your choosing from AndroidArea.com!

Dec 19th - You want a smartwatch, but you just can’t justify spending the dough. We get it, but that’s no excuse. Not when you can win the smart wearable of your choosing from AndroidArea.com.

Inbox finally supports Android Wear, lets you reply to emails straight from your wrist

Dec 17th - We're not sure how this managed to slip by the Inbox team the first couple of updates, but the app now fully supports Android Wear devices.

New Pebble actionable notifications vs Android Wear [VIDEO]

Dec 17th - With this update Pebble users can interact with actionable notifications from Android Wear. Any action you can take on Android Wear can now be done with a Pebble. We go hands-on with the new Pebble notifications compared with Android Wear!

Todoist adds Android Wear support in task list app’s latest update

Dec 17th - Everyone's favorite todo list app Todoist is getting updated with some love for Android Wear today.

Pebble now supports Android Wear complete with actionable notifications [VIDEO]

Dec 16th - It's finally happened. Pebble gets a new lease on life thanks to Android Wear support, complete with actionable notifications.

Top 10 Android Stories of 2014

Dec 16th - As the calendar gets closer to 2015 it's time to look back and recap the past year. 2014 will go down as one of the most important years in the history of Android. Here are the top 10 Android stories from 2014.

Motorola posts Lollipop update schedule for Moto 360, you’ll have it by tomorrow

Dec 14th - Motorola has taken to their official forums to let users know that updates cannot be forced out of turn and that all users should receive Android 5.0.1 Lollipop tomorrow, December 15th.

ASUS ZenWatch Review

Dec 12th - If the ASUS ZenWatch is a sign of things to come, we like where Android Wear is headed. The watch itself is one of the more thoughtfully designed devices to sport Google’s wearable software platform, but like those before is not without its flaws. Those looking to make a fashion statement will love the look of the ZenWatch on their wrists.

PSA: Android Wear Watch Face developers need to use new APIs by January 31st, or else

Dec 10th - Tucked away inside Google's blog post for developers detailing the rollout of Android 5.0 and the Android Wear Watch Face APIs (API level 21) was a notice that those who aren't planning to jump on board with the "new way" will eventually be kicked off the wagon.

Android 5.0 for Android Wear rolling out and yes, you’ll need it to enjoy the new watchfaces

Dec 10th - Android 5.0 is rolling out to Android Wear devices (Moto 360, LG G Watch, ASUS ZenWatch). If you're looking to try out the new watchfaces, you're going to need both the firmware update and the Android Wear app update.

Officially supported Android Wear watch faces are now live in the Play Store

Dec 10th - It's been a long time coming, but officially supported watch faces for Android Wear are finally here. After urging developers to wait for the official watch face API back in July, Google has finally made good on their promise.

Famous X-Ray artist publishes the first Android Wear 5.0 watch faces

Dec 10th - Google's planning to highlight some great watch faces that have been made using the latest Watch Face API today, and one of those is made by world-renown x-ray artist Hugh Turvey. Come check out his awesome designs!

Rumor: Android 5.0.1 Lollipop for Android Wear being pushed out tomorrow

Dec 9th - Android Wear owners everywhere have patiently awaited the Android 5.0 Lollipop upgrade for the wearble platform. Google has been a bit quiet on their end, but a trusted source close to Phandroid reveals Google will look to unleash the goods as early as tomorrow.

LG G Watch R Review

Dec 9th - While LG was quick to jump into the Android Wear ecosystem with the original G Watch, the G Watch R feels more like their first true attempt at an Android smartwatch. It refines much of what was introduced with the original G Watch while opting for a circular form factor that serves to merge the traditional with the futuristic.

Google Play’s Black Friday surge includes $50 credit for buying devices, $50 off Nest, $130 off LG G Watch and more

Nov 28th - Google didn't drum up a lot of noise leading to Black Friday, but that doesn't mean they weren't planning on putting up some great deals. Google Play is offering up deals on a good morsel of devices (mostly smart watches) from today all the way through Cyber Monday.