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4 Reasons why I’m so excited about the Android Wear 2.0 release

4 Reasons why I’m so excited about the Android Wear 2.0 release

I admit that I’m an Android Wear fanboy. I have a watch myself (Sony Smartwatch 3 – it was the last watch to get the Marshmallow update some months ago) and I really use it often. I use it for staying updated about all the new notifications on my phone (from whatever app they might […]

How to install Windows 7 on an Android Wear watch

How to install Windows 7 on an Android Wear watch

It’s crazy, what’s possible with some hacking. YouTuber Hacking Jules just showed in two videos how to install Windows 7 on Android Wear (in an emulator) and how this will look like. What do you guess how much time it needs to boot? 1 minute? 2 minutes? 5 minutes? No! 3 HOURS! [youtube https://youtu.be/tX2bZy4tXZE] How […]

3 cool games for your Android Wear smartwatch

3 cool games for your Android Wear smartwatch

You like gaming? After presenting you some cool watch faces I will no show you three nice games for your smartwatch! Gaming on a smartwatch?!? Yes ? that’s really possible. It isn’t the same like playing a game on your phone or PC, but it’s definitely nice for some boring minutes for example when you […]

5 cool and also useful watchfaces for Android Wear

5 cool and also useful watchfaces for Android Wear

You don’t only want your watch face to look cool? It should also be useful right? I’ll show you 5 cool and also useful watch faces I tested myself: Google Fit The first watch face is the watch face by Google Fit. It’s already pre-installed on all Android Wear devices, so you just have to […]

Google releases Calculator app on Google Play

Google releases Calculator app on Google Play

Google seems to publish more and more of the Android system apps to Google Play. After the Dialer and Contacts app, the calculator is the next app. With Version 6.0 the app also supports Android Wear (it’s pretty cool to have a calculator on your watch…). But sadly, the app is only available for Nexus […]