Users looking for platform flexibility need not look beyond the 360 - arguably the best Android wear
watch at present.
This first release on Android Wear
is just an initial step as we learn how to utilize rapidly-evolving wearable technologies to help our financial institution customers personalize, engage and connect with their consumers," DI Labs Senior Product Manager Marshall Yuan said.
The Android Wear
app comes pre-installed with Google apps like calendar, Gmail, Hangouts and Maps.
Unlike the Android Wear
watches, the Gear 2 and the Gear 2 Neo both require a Samsung phone.
Today we're announcing Android Wear
, a project that extends Android to wearables," Pichai said.
, found on a variety of devices, including Motorola's Moto 360 and the LG Watch Urbane, will clock in at 4.
IDC added that Android Wear
will be helped by the broader
We are not competing with Android Wear
but supplementing it.
By tailoring the update to take advantage of platform specific features such as Touch ID on iOS and Android Wear
support we are able to enhance the overall experience uniquely for each platform.
Powered by Android Wear
, receiving SMS, email, calendar, app, and phone call notifications is easy.
Some reports say that LG's smartwatch future will apparently be centered on webOS which will serve as an alternative to Google's Android Wear
which is popular for major players like Samsung, Sony and Motorola.
Nationwide Building Society said that members who have downloaded the mobile banking app for Android will be able to Nationwide's app lets you check your account on the go access their balance if they want to using their Android Wear