The biggest Kick-Starter project of the year is once again making news and this time it comes with the improved and much more enhanced OS v1.14. With some improvements, cool features and fixes the new OS proliferates the performance ante of the watch.
One of the noticing feature of the watch is its ‘Do Not Disturb’ features that block any incoming notification for a fixed period of time. Here are some of the newly added features and improvements.
- Do Not Disturb feature that will block some notifications for a fixed period of time.
- Alarms app update that allows users to create multiple alarms, toggle alarms on/off and edit existing alarms.
- Improved iOS performance and improved notification control.
- The unwanted entry into “recovery mode” after updating the firmware 1.13 has now been fixed.
- Fixed an issue regarding the caller-ID display after a missed call.
- Fixed an issue when Pebble would keep on vibrating after attending or dismissing a call.
- Fixed Bluetooth data transfer connectivity issue.
With this improved OS, your experience with you Pebble is going to be smoother! You can get the firmware update by simply opening the Pebble App on your iOS or Android smartphone. Take a look at the Pebble Smart Watch here.
App developers are today developing large apps for the two smart watches already released by Sony. Today, the Sony Smart Watch that is running on the Android platform has got a variety of apps that are available on the Android Play Store. Here we will take a look at the top three apps that perform excellently on the Sony Smart Watch.
Watcher – The Smart Watch Camera
Designed for both the models of Sony Smart Watch, this apps works as your personal security and spy camera. It features includes a front and back camera along with motion detection. The app also works even when the phone is locked. Additionally you will be able to operate the Watcher from your phone as well! The app also allows to take pictures while swiping the watch face and even capture it in auto-focus mode. The watch also has an auto-screen time-out to save your watch’s battery.
The K-9 Mail for the Sony Smart Watch works to manage all the emails on your smartphone. It will give you notifications every time you receive an e-mail. The app will display the name of the sender along its time of sending, subject of the message and a preview of the message text in about 500 words. You can also open the mails from your watch screen and even delete them when needed.
Tic Tac Toe Game
If you are missing your childhood times, here is a good chance to get it back! You can play this game on your Smart Watch for amusement while travelling daily on your office routes or while moving out in any public travel. This game on your Smart Watch will be much easy to play on the small screen and would not allow you to get bored at all.
These days Smart Watches are on the top priority list of tech freaks who are looking to buy out new tech devices. Bringing your entire world just at the wrists of your hand, Smart Watches have shown the potential to offer smart and easy solutions to manage almost every activity on the smartphone.
Apart from just offering you the interface to manage your cell-phones activities like notification settings, text or e-mail managing, Smart Watches are equipped with additional functions of having an in-built accelerometer or gyroscope offering you fitness solutions as well. With the Samsung Galaxy Gear we also recently spotted that in also offers a camera so that users don’t meet to capture the best of their surroundings.
In order to support all these heavily built smart watches app developers are having a keen observation on them and are developing various customized applications on various platforms.
Custom Smart Watch App
This app is designed by Kaybit Tools and is specifically designed to customize Sony Smart Watch 1&2. The app will make the front end display look like your conventional watch so that you just don’t miss the classy designs on your wrists. It offers 14 different designs, six for analog and eight for digital. It analog designs have built-in clock designer that will allow you to have your own clock face, clock hands and lets you choose the background from your gallery itself. Moreover, it offers added features of customizable text color, background color, clock size (for digital watches) as well as clock position (for digital watches).
It will show you time in two formats of 12 hrs and 24 hrs and will also display you the battery level of the watch. With its use as a wrist watch option, the watch will be no different from your conventional wrist watches.
Sony Smart Watch users, if you want a good change or option, get the app and set your own cool themes.
Sony has been in the game long back with its Sony Smart Watch and now it recently released the second version of this device just along with Samsung Galaxy Gear. So if you own this smart device, here is a good news for you. A notification app named WatchNotifier has been designed for Sony Smart Watch and is now available on the Google Play Store.
This app is specifically designed to transfer all your phone notifications to your Sony Smart Watch. This app works on all the apps that work online and will receive all the notifications arriving on them to your Smart Watch. Thus all your Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, WhatsApp chats will be on your wrists once they arrive at your phones. This will help you to respond immediately to all important messages and stay in touch with your closed ones.
Once you see the notification on your Smart Watch via WatchNotifier, it will be marked ‘read’ on your smartphone.