Huawei Band 2 Pro fitness tracker arrives in the US for $69

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Article Contents As the novelty of smartwatches begins to wear off a little (pun intended), the dust is settling and those companies capable of making passable devices are beginning to become more apparent. Huawei is one of them, and even though the Watch 2 Classic and Watch 2 Sport weren't quite as impressive as had been hoped, they still make for a good introduction to the Android Wear ecosystem if you can get a good deal on them. If you want something a little ...

Polished escape sim Castle Breakout gets tutorials and social sharing in Android update

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Developer Cloudburst has been showing its polished escape sim Castle Breakout a lot of love lately. A couple of months ago the studio rolled out a huge update that transformed the gameplay by making the various rooms interconnected, as well as enhancing the animations. Get yourself to the Castle Breakout Developer is pleased to announce it’s new Unity version of it’s Android system will soon be having a social share system such that users can see their friends play the game (their virgin experiences) and make collective ...

Facer updated to v4.0 with designs from traditional watchmakers, wrist selfies, and more

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We've been talking about Facer since the early days of Android Wear; even before third-party watch faces were officially supported. The app has gone through some big changes over the years, and today it's getting one of its largest updates ever. Facer 4.0 adds content from a number of traditional watchmakers, along with a revamped website, wrist selfies (yes, really), and a system to detect copyright infringement. Okay, you're probably not going to be happy about that last one. The most significant change this ...

Facer 4.0 Introduced With Watchmaker Series and Verified Accounts

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Facer, the go-to platform for creating and downloading custom watch faces for Android Wear and Tizen devices, received a massive update this morning. Labeled as Facer 4.0, the update brings not only new features, but a new look and a whole lot of exciting new watch faces from well-known brands. Starting today, smartwatch owners can find awesome watch faces in the Watchmaker Series, a section dedicated for actual watchmaker brands to share their classic designs, but in digital form. For example, MVMT, a watchmaker based in ...

Intergalactic puzzler Cosmic Express is 50% off right now

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Cosmic Express has just gone on sale for the first time, slicing a whopping 50% off the asking price. It challenges you to build a train route through an incredibly awkward space colony. It’s a puzzler by the brilliant minds behind A Good Snowman is Hard to Build, and features artwork by Tyu from Klondike. What I’m basically saying is that it’s effectively a supergroup puzzler. Cosmic Express is on sale for 50% the usual price There’s an absolute ton of content as well, with hundreds of levels to complete. ...

Hit JRPG The Alchemist Code is going global

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Gumi’s hit JRPG The Alchemist Code will release globally soon on Android, a recent trailer has revealed. Boy, does it look pretty! The Alchemist Code is a turn-based JRPG cut from the same cloth as Fire Emblem. You’ll unlock a bunch of characters, create a team to bring into battle with you, and customise their abilities. It houses a lot of depth in such a small experience. There are a bunch of different battle mechanics like height and direction playing a huge part in how much damage you deal. The hit JRPG ...

Nova Launcher Updated With New App Search Animation, Android Oreo Improvements

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An update is rolling out to the stable version of Nova Launcher, available to all users through Google Play. If you’re currently using the beta (sign-ups here), these changes may look familiar. According to the changelog, version 5.4.1 comes with a new app search animation, integration for Sesame Shortcuts when long-pressing on an app icon and through app search, the ability to hide the navigation bar on Galaxy S8 and S8+ units, an updated searchbar style (rounded), and improvements for users running Android Oreo. Here’s the complete ...

Grayson and Sofie, the new Michael Kors Access watches, go on sale

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Android Wear is undergoing an interesting transformation. While tech companies like Motorola and ASUS are abandoning the platform, fashion brands like Michael Kors and TAG Heuer are showing interest. Michael Kors announced two new watches back in March, the Access Grayson and Access Sofie, and now they are finally on sale. The Grayson (pictured on the top left) is aimed at men, with a larger 1.39-inch 454x454 display and 370mAh battery. The Sofie is targeted towards women, with a smaller 1.19-inch 390x390 screen and 300mAh battery. ...