Nest smartwatch apps not available anymore for Wear OS devices

It was a bit confusing for some people that Google and Nest were still using separate branding even if they’re under one company. It looks like they’re finally coming under one unified brand which is Google Nest, replacing the previous nest.com app on the Google Store. But it seems that …

Test Fossil Sport : quel verdict pour la première smartwatch avec Snapdragon Wear 3100 accessible

Le marché des montres connectées est dominé par Apple et son iWatch qui a su évoluer tant sur le plan logiciel que matériel. Côté Android, c’est une bien autre histoire : des mises à jour longues à venir, peu d’évolutions et des constructeurs proposant leur propre OS… Cela pourrait changer …

Updated Google Fit for Wear OS ready on the TicWatch Pro

The new TicWatch Pro is getting a special Wear OS upgrade Actually, it’s a Google Fit update that allows the smartwatch to reduce or lower battery consumption. The goal is a longer battery life so more can be done directly on one’s wrist. You see, smartwatches are more advanced these …

Is Google planning to build its own wearables?

Google recently acquired both intellectual property as well as some R&D workers it transferred from Fossil, and now we start to understand why. Recent job postings reveal that Mountain View might be serious about making its own wearables. A Google branded smartwatch or fitness band would complement its portfolio of …

New Louis Vitton Tambour Horizon now runs on Snapdragon Wear 3100

To the frustration of some people, some of the new smartwatches announced for 2019 were pretty good except for one thing: they were still running on Snapdragon Wear 2100. Well at least finally, we have one that uses the new smartwatch chipset. The new Lous Vitton Tambour Horizon will now …

Louis Vuitton Tambour Horizon still waiting in the wings, but here are more specs

The 2019 editions of the Louis Vuitton Tambour Horizon Wear OS smartwatch are officially real products, but we still don’t have any idea about when they will be released or how much they will cost — last year’s Tambour Horizon cost around $2,500. Luxurious wearable tech starts with its physicality: …

Wear OS : Google fait ses emplettes chez Fossil

Il ne s’agit donc pas pour Google d’acquérir l’activité smartwatch de Fossil, qui est très actif dans ce domaine et compte bien le rester. Pour preuve, tout récemment le fabricant de montres (aussi bien classiques que connectées) a annoncé de nouveaux modèles équipés de la puce Snapdragon Wear 3100. Un …

Google, Fossil Group working on new wearable smartwatch technology

Among all of the smartwatch makers we know, the Fossil Group is perhaps the busiest. Of course, this is expected since it owns a lot of brands like DKNY, Marc Jacobs, Emporio Armani, Kate Spade, Skagen, and Misfit. A number of smartwatches we’ve featured here are from Fossil. This time, …