Android Wear
Wearables

The best Wear OS watches

There are a ton of different Wear OS watches out there, but which one's right for you? No matter what you're looking for from a smartwatch, here are the best Wear OS watches out there.
Deals

Make some time for the best smartwatch deals for December 2018

Smartwatches make your life easier by sending alerts right on your wrist. Many also provide fitness-tracking features. So if you're ready to take the plunge into wearables and want to save money, read on for the best smartwatch deals.
Wearables

Google's Wear OS update 'H' promises battery life improvements

Google has rebranded its Android Wear operating system to Wear OS. Removing the Android name may help people better understand Google-powered smartwatches, which also play nice with iOS devices. 
Wearables

Check out 25 of the best Wear OS apps for your smartwatch

Looking for some ways to spruce up that new Android smartwatch of yours? Here are the best Wear OS apps to download and use with any Android smartwatch, including a few specially enhanced for Wear OS 2.0.
Wearables

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

Google’s Wear OS should be competing with the Apple Watch, but instead it has been left to stagnate without useful new features, or even any attention at Google I/O. Wear OS can be saved, and there are companies out there trying to do it;…
Mobile

There’s a Wear OS alternative called AsteroidOS that you can install now

Starting to get a little tired of playing with the same software on your smartwatch? Turns out you have an open-source option, Linux-based smartwatch OS called AsteroidOS has just launched for a selection of watches.
Wearables

The only guide you need to get started with Google’s Wear OS

Got a new Wear OS smartwatch, but don't know how to set it up or use it properly? Here's how to add music, customize the watch face, block unwanted notifications, and carry out a host of other actions.
Wearables

10 of the most annoying Wear OS problems, and how to fix them

Running into issues with Google's Wear OS? Lucky for you, we've rounded up some of the more common Wear OS problems, along with some workarounds and potential solutions for solving them.
Wearables

Hublot’s luxury Wear OS smartwatch will give soccer fans World Cup updates

Hublot has launched the first smartwatch running Wear OS -- and it's a $5,200 watch that will give you constant updates about the upcoming soccer World Cup in Russia. It will even be used by referees during the cup.
Mobile

Change up your style to match the season with these spring-friendly watch straps

Looking to transform your smartwatch for spring? To help make it easier, we've rounded up a few options to transform your timepiece. Whether you're going for bright and airy or more neutral, there's a watch strap for every style.
Wearables

Nixon’s all-action Mission SS smartwatch slips into something less casual

Nixon has released three new versions of its Mission Android Wear smartwatch, changing the silicone strap from the first model for a classier, and dressier, metal link band. The watch still retains its toughness though.
Wearables

Check out 25 of the best Android Wear apps for your smartwatch

Looking for some ways to spruce up that new Android smartwatch of yours? Here are the best Android Wear apps to download and use with any Android smartwatch, including a few specially enhanced for Android Wear 2.0.
Mobile

Android Wear 2.8 update brings readability updates for your wrist

There's never been a better time to own an Android Wear-powered smartwatch. But what can you expect from the latest updates? Find out here, from simple updates that change notifications, to larger overhauls of the system.
Wearables

Tag Heuer shrinks the size and price tag for its new Android Wear smartwatch

Tag Heuer has released the Connected Modular 41, a slightly smaller version of its Connected Modular 45 Android Wear smartwatch, complete with some updated technology and a lower price tag.
Wearables

Kate Spade’s smartwatch for women shuns tired old ‘shrink it and pink it’ style

Lifestyle brand Kate Spade has launched its first Android Wear smartwatch, the Kate Spade Scallop. Inspired by the designs and materials it already uses, the watch is made to fit in with women's busy lives and their fashion choices.
Mobile

Which Android Wear smartwatches will get Android Oreo?

Google has revealed a bunch of Android Wear devices that will be receiving an update to take them to Android 8.0 Oreo. The update adds vibration strength, battery saving options, more language support, and more!
Wearables

10 of the worst Android Wear problems, and how to fix them

Running into issues with Android Wear? Lucky for you, we've rounded up some of the more common Android Wear problems, along with some workarounds and potential solutions for solving them.
Wearables

The Misfit Vapor has Android Wear 2.0 and will finally launch in late October

Misfit revealed its first touchscreen, waterproof smartwatch at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, and while it ran a proprietary operating system at the time, the Misfit Vapor now runs Android Wear.