In addition, the screen named the operating system "Wear OS" rather than Android Wear.
The Reddit user who discovered these changes saw them via a Google Play services' notification for Nearby functionality meant to "help you find and interact with services and devices close to you". A potential refresh of the platform may change that.
Manufacturing, capital & consumer goods push IIP growth to 7.5%
Experts suggest the consistent growth in the industrial production could boost the overall economic growth in the fourth quarter. In terms of industries, 16 out of the 22 industry groups in the manufacturing sector showed positive growth in January.
This news marks a show of interest in wearables from Google, which is significant because Android Wear has been languishing in recent years. Until then, we remain skeptical as to what Google may have up its sleeve for your wrist. With no new Android Wear products coming in the near future, the platform's future doesn't seem too bright.
Android Wear is now mainly used in smartwatches made by Asus (ZenWatch 2 and 3), Fossil (Q Founder, Marshal, Wander), Huawei (Watch), Lenovo (Moto 360 Gen 2, Sport), LG (Watch Urbane, G Watch R) and Tag Heuer (Connected).
The LG Watch Style - one of the first devices to feature Android Wear 2.0.
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The Brazilian is said to have contacted the LaLiga side in the wake of PSG's elimination from the Champions League this week. When asked about the possibility of a 400-million-euro player, Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane didn't slam the idea.
Android wears are mainly used for tracking the physical activities such as walk, run, and other exercises.
For now, the new Wear OS name makes sense as most of the Android Wear smartwatches are compatible with iOS devices with Watch OS wearables.
Not so long ago, Google rebranded its Android Pay service to Google Pay in an attempt to homogenize its mobile payment solutions.
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The voting for the Lok Sabha by-election for two constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, Gorakhpur and Phulpur, began on Sunday morning. The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP ) and the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) have extended their support to the SP candidate.
Since there is no any official confirmation about this rebranding available with us, we are unable to confirm the same.