+ Wednesday December 11th, 2019

Smart Home and Wearables

Runkeeper pulls the pin on their Wear OS app due to the poor experience it was able to provide

Wear OS is struggling — big time. It is no secret that Google’s wearable OS has been through a lot of changes in recent years and even with all those changes they are yet to finalise on a fluent, usable OS. Now developers are beginning to question why they are …

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North American smartwatch sales grow but Google’s Wear OS continues to miss the mark

According to Canalys smartwatch sales in North America have increased by 38 percent over the last 12 months but worryingly Wear OS continues to trail everyone. Market research company Canalys have conducted research on the world’s more valuable wearable market — the North American market. In Q2 2019 shipments were …

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Google announces Assignable Reminders, to help manage your house (or your housemates!)

If you’re a smart home parent, or maybe it’s easier herding cats than organising your housemates, coordinating everything by our phones is almost a given these days. Whether its the groceries, picking up the kids, or reminding people to take out the bin, digital assistants are here to help. Google …

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