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 ...

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. ...

9 new and notable Android Wear apps and watch faces from the last month (7/20/17 – 8/30/17)

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Article Contents Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android Wear apps and faces that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous month or so. Please wait for this page to load in full in order to see the widgets, which include ratings and pricing info. Looking for the previous roundup editions? Find them here. Apps Music Streaming, Songs, Albums & Radio Android Police coverage: Deezer updated to include support for Android Wear About a month ago the internet-based ...

DEAL: LG Watch Style is Just $108 Right Now ($142 Off)

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I don’t know how long this deal with last, but you can get the LG Watch Style over at eBay for $107.99 at the moment. That $142 discount comes via coupon code that eBay is running on all sorts stuff. Yes, you read that right, this is a $250 Android Wear watch that has a $142 discount on it. Go get one. We reviewed the LG Watch Style back in February and weren’t loving it at that time, but that was mostly because of the $250 ...

Movado Connect, the latest high-fashion entrant into the world of Android Wear, available for $595

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Some people genuinely dig a busy aesthetic. They like extra buttons, markings, numbers, exposed screws, added angles, lines, etc. If you are precisely not that kind of person, then Movado's latest Android Wear device is probably to your liking. The Movado Connect is one of the most minimal wearables in recent memory, and right now you can even buy one starting at $595. You might remember the Movado Connect from earlier this year. We expected it to be released some time in the fall, but it seems ...

Deezer updated to include support for Android Wear [APK Download]

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French music streaming service Deezer launched in the US almost exactly a year ago and its large catalog of songs has impressed as the company attempts to rival Spotify and Google Play Music outside of Europe. Since May, subscribers have also been able to use the service through Google Home, and the latest update extends functionality to Android Wear watches. There's no standalone app. Wear 2.0 compatibility is rolled into the main Android release, which is bumped up to version 5.4.8.46. Read MoreDeezer updated to include support for ...

Ticwatch S & E are affordable but stylish Android Wear devices, coming soon from Mobvoi

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It's a bit of a strange time in the smartwatch world right now. The novelty seems to have worn off a little, and while some have really bought into the scene, many remain skeptical (myself included). Android Wear 2.0 was delayed, as was its eventual roll out to compatible devices. At the same time, luxury brands have tried to ignite some interest, with Tag Heuer's $1,500 Connected Modular 45 leading the charge. Read MoreTicwatch S & E are affordable but stylish Android Wear devices, coming ...

Louis Vuitton announces the Tambour Horizon Android Wear watch, starts at $2,450

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Despite attempts to the contrary, the smartwatch industry has slowed. Surprisingly, it's been the luxury brands that have kept Android Wear alive well into 2017. Some of their efforts have been disappointing, but that hasn't stopped Louis Vuitton from tossing its hat into the ring. This is the Tambour Horizon, a smartwatch whose price starts at the paltry sum of $2,450. Left: Graphite; Middle: Monogram; Right: BlackImage credit: The New  York Times This watch is all about the aesthetics. Read MoreLouis Vuitton announces the Tambour Horizon Android ...