Android for wearables coming, says Google

Mar 11, 2014, 6:26 AM EDT
The Google logo is seen at company headquarters in Mountain View, California on September 2, 2011.
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Google is branching out in the wearable technology market, with the release of a software development kit. It would allow developers to create wearable devices such as smartwatches and fitness trackers using the Android operating system. Google's senior vice-president of Android, Chrome and apps said: "We want to develop a set of common protocols by which they can work together."
Android for wearables coming, says Google software boss [BBC]
Android SDK for wearables coming in 2 weeks, says Google [TechCrunch]