Wear OS may soon get rotate screen option

For those who like wearing their smartwatches on their right wrist, it’s not always that comfortable or easy since the buttons are still on the right side and the screen can’t be rotated. But it looks like Google is bringing an improvement to the smartwatch platform or at least they’re working on it for a […]

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Google’s first Wear OS 3 smartwatch almost looks like a Galaxy Watch 5

Samsung and Google joined forces earlier this year to co-develop Wear OS 3 for a new generation of smartwatches. Samsung abandoned Tizen OS for wearables in favor of Wear OS 3 as a result, but this massive change has allowed the Korean tech giant to retain some exclusivity over the new OS version. The Galaxy […]

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Wear OS becomes the 2nd largest wearable platform thanks to Samsung

Wear OS is now the second-largest smartwatch platform after Apple’s Watch OS, and it all seems to be thanks to Samsung’s contributions. Wear OS had a market share of only 4% in the second quarter of the year, but the platform captured a whopping 17% market share by the end of Q3. Wear OS 3 […]

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Samsung Internet Browser also works on non-Samsung smartwatches

The Samsung Internet Browser was made ready for the Galaxy Watch 4. It’s one interesting feature that smartwatch owners appreciate. Initially, it’s only available for the new Galaxy Watch 4 model. But you know, there are genius developers around the world that can extend the reach of something. For one, the Samsung Internet wearable app […]

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Samsung Internet now works with Wear OS watches from other brands

Samsung Internet went live for the Galaxy Watch 4 series a couple of days ago, giving users a way to surf the internet from their wrist should they need it. Well, it turns out that Samsung’s browser app isn’t limited just to the Galaxy Watch 4 lineup. Other Wear OS smartwatches from different brands are […]

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Moto Watch 100 will be the next Motorola smartwatch

It has been a while since eBuyNow released a new smartwatch. In February, it was mentioned the Moto G Smartwatch, Moto Watch, and Moto One would be coming soon. How soon was soon? We had no idea. We just mentioned the next Moto smartwatch could run on Snapdragon Wear 4100. Perhaps Motorola is set to […]

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Here are all the details on the big new Galaxy Watch 4 software update!

Samsung is taking customization to another level on the Galaxy Watch 4 series. The company has started rolling out a new software update to introduce some new features and exciting watch faces. The new and improved watch faces allow you to customize the look of your Galaxy Watch 4 to match your style and show relevant data. […]

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Wear OS devices to get new look for clocks, alarms

While smartwatches do a lot of things for us like activity tracking and getting notifications from our smartphone, some also still use it for the “old school” function of looking at the time and setting up alarms. For those who have Wear OS devices, you’ll soon be getting a fresh design for this part of […]

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Get YouTube Music on Snapdragon Wear 3100-powered Wear OS 2

Just last month, YouTube Music’s smartwatch app was only available on Galaxy Watch 4 exclusively which was pretty limiting considering only a few people have the latest Samsung smartwatch. A few weeks later it became available for Wear OS 2 devices that were powered by Snapdragon Wear 4100. The promise was that older smartwatches will […]

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Galaxy Watch 4 is losing YouTube Music exclusivity

Up until now, Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch 4 series had exclusive access to the YouTube Music app for Wear OS, but that’s changing with a new update. Google confirmed today that older Wear OS smartwatches — that weren’t made by Samsung — are now getting support for the YouTube Music Wear OS app, with more […]

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How to enable quick app switching on your Galaxy Watch 4

Android’s pretty great at multitasking, and on phones and tablets, you can quickly switch between the last two used apps by double pressing the Overview button (the same button that shows you all your recent apps when pressed a single time). And with Samsung adopting Wear OS for its smartwatches this year, the same quick […]

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Galaxy Watch 4’s Wear OS advantage became clear to me just ten minutes in

A lot has been said about Samsung and Google’s partnership that saw the two companies work together on the new ‘unified’ Wear OS (3) platform. Many Samsung fans are angry the Korean giant switched out what they think was a superior OS, and Galaxy Watch 3 owners are disappointed that their barely-a-year-old watch will remain […]

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Samsung’s Hand Wash app now available for Wear OS-based Galaxy Watch 4

Samsung had launched the Hand Wash app for its Tizen-based smartwatches last year. It reminds people to wash their hands regularly, which is extremely helpful during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Now, the same app has been released for Wear OS 3-based Galaxy Watch 4 series. The Hand Wash app can be downloaded on the Galaxy […]

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Galaxy Watch 4 gets Google Pay in markets where Samsung Pay is M.I.A.

Google is bringing its mobile payment platform to Wear OS in more countries, which means Galaxy Watch 4 users now have an alternative to Samsung Pay. Even better, Google Pay just went live for Wear OS in several countries where Samsung Pay has yet to be released. Following the recent update (via Android Police), Google […]

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Telegram abandons Wear OS and so also the Galaxy Watch 4 series

Telegram 8.0 was released earlier this week and introduced a handful of new features while lifting the 1,000 viewer cap on live streaming. Unfortunately, this new release also seems to have marked the end of Wear OS support, which means Galaxy Watch 4 / Watch 4 Classic owners will be unable to use Telegram on […]

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