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This major update to the Android Wear platform introduces a bunch of new features and capabilities for your apps, including:

  • Standalone apps that function without a paired phone app.
  • Support for third-party data such as a step counter inside your watch face.
  • New navigation widgets, notification styles, smart replies, wrist gestures, and much more.

Build for Android Wear      What's new in 2.0


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