Samsung Gear Live

Samsung Gear Live no longer available on Google Store as Tizen-powered smartwatches loom near

May 14th - The Samsung Gear Live was Samsung's first Android Wear powered device, and nearly a year after it first made its debut at Google I/O, the smartwatch can no longer be found on the Google Store.

Watch 1987’s Apple Macintosh II being emulated on Samsung Gear Live [VIDEO]

May 8th - That crazy Android Wear hacking dev is at it again, this time with a new video showcasing his latest feat: emulating 1987's Apple Macintosh II on his Samsung Gear Live. It's like the Apple Watch we could have seen 28 years ago... in some kind of alternate reality where people run full OS on tiny screens.

5 Android Wear watches you can buy right now for a fraction of the cost of the $10k Apple Watch

Mar 9th - The Apple Watch’s availability was just announced with a price range starting at $349 for an aluminum and rubber Sport version all the way to the scale-tipping $10k+ for the high fashion Edition variant. You can get yours starting April 24th, or you can grab any number of Android Wear watches available right now for a fraction of Apple’s inflated price.

What the April 24th arrival of the Apple Watch means for Android Wear Smartwatches

Mar 9th - Apple already gave us a peak at their first ever smart watch back in 2014, we haven't gotten many hard details until just now. This is the Apple Watch, and its arrival could have implications on Android Wear's future.

Start 2015 off right: with Flappy Bird on your Android Wear smartwatch [DOWNLOAD]

Jan 2nd - It was only inevitable, you can now play Flappy Bird on your Android Wear device. If you're adept in ADB, you can download the apk and start killing time right now.

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.

Amazon update lets you shop straight from your Android Wear smartwatch

Nov 18th - Hitting the Play Store today is an update to the Amazon app which adds Android Wear support and the ability to search by items by voice and make purchases straight from your smartwatch.

7 things I hate about Android Wear

Nov 6th - ndroid Wear has already improved a lot since it was first announced. There is still a lot of room for improvement. Now that the hype and excitement has worn off I can look at my smartwatch more critically. I like Android Wear a lot, but it's far from perfect.

Game Boy Color emulator and Bluetooth controller run flawlessly on Android Wear [VIDEO]

Oct 13th - Turns out Android Wear smartwatches make awesome gaming handhelds. Here's a Game Boy Color emulator running flawlessly on Android Wear (complete with Bluetooth controller).

Some wonderful bastard put Windows 95 on his Samsung Gear Live (Android Wear)

Oct 5th - It's not the first time we've seen Windows 95 make a surprise appearance on an Android device, but it's definitely the smallest.

Samsung makes fun of Apple in 6 hilarious new ads [VIDEO]

Sep 11th - We thought Samsung's initial quip about Apple's Tuesday announcements was kind of light, but it seems they were just using BB guns until the nukes were finished. Samsung's YouTube account has exploded with 6 new advertisements to slam Apple.

Android Wear 4.4W.1 now rolling out to LG G Watch, Moto 360, and more

Sep 9th - A new software update is hitting Android Wear devices today. 4.4W.1 should be hitting your smartwatch any minute now and brings some minor (but much needed) tweaks to navigation and when setting alarms.

Embarrassing Motorola Connect bug automatically installs broken Moto 360 apps on non-Motorola smart watches

Sep 8th - Motorola forgot to make sure the devices connected to their smartphones weren't Moto 360s. Phandroid's Derek Ross recently noticed an error on his LG G Watch that installed incompatible Motorola apps on the device.

Moto 360 vs Samsung Gear Live vs LG G Watch [VIDEO]

Sep 5th - Finally. After months of tortuous waiting all has been revealed about the Moto 360. Was the wait worth it? Back when the Moto 360 was first announced that was an easy answer. But now there is some stiffer competition in the smartwatch market, and even Apple is about to enter the game.

Samsung officially announces Gear S standalone smart watch, as well as Gear Circle earbuds

Aug 27th - Samsung today confirmed the existence of a new smart watch that might hold a tremendous amount of value for those who don't fancy tethering to a smartphone for their smart watch needs.