More Wear OS watch faces will become power-efficient in the future

Google and Samsung co-developed the new Watch Face Format (WFF) for Wear OS 4. This new format is easier to maintain and is more power-efficient, leading to longer battery life. Google is urging (via 9o5Google) third-party Wear OS watch face developers to use the new format instead of relying on the older method of creating […]

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How to change, add and edit watch faces on your Wear OS smartwatch

Changing the watch face on your Wear OS smartwatch is an essential skill to have under your belt. Luckily, doing so is very simple – whether you own a device running on Wear OS 3 or Wear OS 4 software. Below, we’ve covered the steps required to change and edit your watch’s home screen, as […]

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How to change, add and edit watch faces on your Wear OS smartwatch

Changing the watch face on your Wear OS smartwatch is an essential skill to have under your belt. Luckily, doing so is very simple – whether you own a device running on Wear OS 3 or Wear OS 4 software. Below, we’ve covered the steps required to change and edit your watch’s home screen, as […]

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How to change, add and edit watch faces on your Wear OS smartwatch

Changing the watch face on your Wear OS smartwatch is an essential skill to have under your belt. Luckily, doing so is very simple – whether you own a device running on Wear OS 3 or Wear OS 4 software. Below, we’ve covered the steps required to change and edit your watch’s home screen, as […]

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Galaxy Watch Active 2 gets new watch faces from One UI Watch 5

A few months ago, Samsung released the One UI 5 Watch update to its Wear OS-based smartwatches. The update brought new watch faces to Galaxy Watch 4 and newer watch faces. Two of those watch faces were released for the Galaxy Watch 3 a few days ago, and they’ve now reached the Galaxy Watch Active […]

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Galaxy Watch 3 finally gets new One UI Watch 5 faces

Samsung’s One UI Watch 5 update debuted with the Galaxy Watch 6 series earlier this year and slowly made its way onto the Galaxy Watch 4 and 5 lineups. Older smartwatches that run Tizen OS will never get this update, but on the bright side, Samsung confirmed a few months ago that the Galaxy Watch […]

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The 10 best Google Pixel Watch faces to dress up your smartwatch

The Google Pixel Watch 2 may be a supremely sleek-looking smartwatch, but you’ll have to download new watch faces and tinker with the pre-downloaded library to really maximize its style. Whether you typically rush to install minimalist digital faces or prefer analog options filled with complications, you’re sure to find something in the extensive Pixel Watch’s […]

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watchOS 10.2: How to Change Watch Faces With a Swipe

Top Five Features in macOS Sonoma 14.2 When Apple releases new software, iOS updates tend to get most of the attention, and there are sometimes useful new features in Mac updates that go under the radar. That’s the case with macOS Sonoma 14.2. It doesn’t have flashy features like the Journal app that came in […]

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Apple’s Hardware Engineering Group Faces Restructuring as iPhone Product Design VP Departs

Apple vice president of iPhone and Apple Watch product design Tang Tan is departing the company in a move that will lead to changes in the hardware engineering group, reports Bloomberg. Tan, who reports to Apple’s senior vice president of hardware engineering John Ternus, is set to leave Apple in February. Tan’s exit from the […]

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Apple’s In-House 5G Modem Work Faces Further Delays

Apple is continuing to run into troubles in its attempt to develop a 5G modem to replace Qualcomm’s 5G modems in the iPhone and other products, reports Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman. Apple in 2019 acquired the majority of Intel’s smartphone business and started in on a serious effort to develop its own modem hardware, but the […]

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watchOS 10.2 Beta Reintroduces Option to Change Apple Watch Faces With a Swipe

The third watchOS 10.2 beta that Apple released this week reintroduces an Apple Watch feature for swapping watch faces that was initially removed with the upgrade to watchOS 10. Users can now choose to use a swipe gesture to switch the active Apple Watch face by enabling the option in the Apple Watch Settings app. […]

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Sony’s Destiny 2 developer Bungie faces layoffs, reportedly delays upcoming games

What you need to know Bungie is the developer and publisher of Destiny 2, and is also working on upcoming games including the more recently announced revival of Marathon.  Bungie was acquired by Sony back in 2022, allowing Bungie to still operate as a multiplatform company but providing live service support to PlayStation Studios.  Bungie […]

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Apple Releases watchOS 10 With Widget-Focused Interface, New Watch Faces and More

Apple today released watchOS 10, the newest version of the watchOS operating system designed to run on the Apple Watch. ‌watchOS 10‌ is compatible with the Apple Watch Series 4 and later. by opening it up and going to General > Software Update. To install the new software, the Apple Watch needs to have at […]

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Take a look at these new Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 4 faces

One UI Watch 5 debuted with the Galaxy Watch 6 series last month, but even though the new firmware update is not yet available for older Wear OS Samsung smartwatches, a handful of new watch faces are. As they wait for One UI Watch 5, Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 5 series users can […]

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Take a look at these new Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 4 faces

One UI Watch 5 debuted with the Galaxy Watch 6 series last month, but even though the new firmware update is not yet available for older Wear OS Samsung smartwatches, a handful of new watch faces are. As they wait for One UI Watch 5, Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 5 series users can […]

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Galaxy Watch 6 watch faces will come to Watch Active 2 and Watch 3

As you may have heard, Samsung issued another reminder today about how the One UI Watch 5 update will eventually be released for older smartwatch models, but no older than 2021. In other words, the Galaxy Watch 4 and Watch 5 lineups will get the update, while older models will not (since they don’t run […]

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Microsoft faces antitrust scrutiny from the European Union over Teams, Office 365

What you need to know Microsoft bundles video conferencing app Teams with its productivity based Office 365 and Microsoft 365 subscriptions. The European Commission is expected to investigate whether or not the pairing is a violation of antitrust laws. Reports in April of this year indicated that Microsoft was already contemplating separating the two products, […]

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Explosive Exchange: FTC Chair faces off against hostile US Congress over Microsoft-Activision merger

What you need to know The United States FTC recently lost its bid to stop Microsoft from buying Activision for Xbox.  Although not directly related to this specific case, FTC Chair Lina Khan was in front of a House oversight committee in the United States this week and did field questions over the ABK deal.  […]

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Samsung’s innovation faces a great threat from market conditions

It may seem like distant memory right now but 2020 brought a generational event in the form of the COVID19 pandemic. This was the sort of thing they’ll teach about in history books decades from now. We’ve lived through it, saw how it brought the world to a grinding halt, and forced us to come […]

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