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Fossil is discontinuing its production of smartwatches but will continue to provide support for existing models for the time being

Previously, Fossil appeared to be more dedicated to Wear OS smartwatches than either Google or Samsung. However, the company has now confirmed its exit from the smartwatch market, ceasing production of any new models. According to Fossil spokesperson Amanda Castelli speaking to The Verge, this decision was strategic and driven by the significant evolution of…

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Samsung aims for the development of non-intrusive methods for monitoring blood glucose levels and blood pressure

Samsung has given a strong indication of its efforts towards incorporating non-invasive blood glucose monitoring and blood pressure tracking in upcoming wearables. In a conversation with Bloomberg, Hon Pak, the company’s mobile digital health chief, implied that there’s a substantial investment underway for the development of next-generation health features. “If we can achieve continuous blood…

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The Google Pixel Watch 2 may soon encounter fresh competition from the OnePlus Watch 2

OnePlus enthusiasts who were anticipating the launch of a smartwatch alongside the OnePlus 12 series on January 23 found themselves puzzled when the wearable failed to make an appearance. However, there’s no need to worry as the wait is nearly over! According to reports, the highly anticipated OnePlus Watch 2 is set to be unveiled…

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Samsung and Google are gearing up for the development of Wear OS 5, which will be built upon Android 14

The upcoming iteration of Wear OS is expected to arrive possibly within this year, as Samsung and Google collaborate on preparing an update to Wear OS 5 based on Android 14. Previously, significant updates to Wear OS were infrequent. For instance, Wear OS 2.2, which was based on Android 9, was introduced in 2018 and…

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No Screen Repairs for Google Pixel Watch

Should you happen to damage your Pixel Watch’s screen unintentionally, your most viable course of action is to opt for a replacement rather than attempting to mend the fractured screen. This week, Google affirmed that there is currently no established repair initiative in effect for the screen of the Pixel Watch, despite the fact that…

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Xiaomi’s First foray into Wear OS Resembles Galaxy Watch, MIUI Skin Expected

Xiaomi has a history in the smartwatch industry, having previously favored lightweight operating systems over Google’s Wear OS. This approach allowed them to offer wearables with extended battery life, albeit with limitations in terms of app availability and services, especially outside of China. However, there are indications that this approach could be evolving, as rumors…

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Get Ready for One UI 5: Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Series Upgrades to Wear OS 4

Following the introduction of the One UI 5 Watch software for the Galaxy Watch 6 and Galaxy Watch 5 series, Samsung is now extending the latest One UI 5 Watch update, built on Wear OS 4, to the Galaxy Watch 4 series in the United States. This announcement was made by the company on September…

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Google Assistant Support Ending for Wear OS 2 on August 31, 2023

If you’re currently using a Wear OS 2 smartwatch, now might be a good moment to contemplate transitioning to Wear OS 3. In the most recent version of the Wear OS 2 companion application, a notice encouraging users to switch to Wear OS 3 has been identified by 9to5Google. This is due to the upcoming…

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How to activate ECG and Blood Pressure functionalities on the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 in all regions, including non-Samsung smartphones.

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 offers a diverse range of health monitoring and physical fitness capabilities. Unfortunately, not all users can access all of these features. For instance, the ECG and blood pressure functionalities are limited to specific regions. Furthermore, even in the supported regions, these features cannot be utilized when the watch is paired…

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Leaked images of the Pixel Watch 2 watch faces reveal vibrant and colorful designs, suggesting they might not be available for the current model

Android Authority’s screenshots reveal a sneak peek at four fresh watch faces expected to make their debut alongside Pixel Watch 2. These faces, named “Accessible,” “Arc,” “Bold Digital,” and “Analog Bold,” seamlessly blend with Google’s current collection while offering enhanced functionality. The “Accessible” face stands out with its easily legible fonts available in a range…

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