• Huawei now accepts third party apps for its wearable devices

    1 day ago - By GSMArena

    In the world of wearables, it seems like you can either get great battery life or a decent selection of third party apps. Huawei's watches have so far been solidly in the former camp (unlike Wear OS devices and Apple Watches which are both in the latter). But that's changing, as Huawei is now allowing third party apps for its smartwatches.
    It's interesting to consider whether Huawei's newfound focus on wearables and audio accessories was perhaps, at least in part, driven by its issues with smartphones (deriving from the US government's various bans on the company). Either way, we're happy...
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  • Wear OS is getting a feature that no one asked for

    Wear OS is getting a feature that no one asked for

    1 day ago - By Android Central

    It's not clear what utility this would serve.
    What you need to know
    Google is working on a screen recording feature for Wear OS.
    Code strings hinting at this are present on the Wear OS watch companion app.
    Screen recording will also be coming to the Chrome OS platform next month.
    Google is said to be testing a new screen recording feature for Wear OS devices. When this rolls out, you'll be able to capture a screen recording of your interactions with your smartwatch, and later export it to your smartphone via the Android share sheet.
    Today's report comes from XDA Developers who delved into...
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