As the watch industry gears up for the Baselworld 2018 trade show next week, Google has announced a new name for its Android-powered operating system for wearable devices, which shall be henceforth called “Wear OS by Google”.
A bunch of Chinese vendors, with a little help from Google, are embracing the notch in hope that doing so will help Android conquer the high-end. Asus is the latest to take on the Cupertino tech giant with a new device having a 26% smaller notch than iPhone X, which they unprofessionally referred to as “the fruit phone” to avoid mentioning Apple by name.
While iOS is the most popular mobile platform for big business, Samsung has decided to double-down on enterprise so they’ve created a pretty compelling ad touting the features of its devices built specifically for business customers.
The new videos promote frequent iOS updates help keep iPhones more secure and the Move to iOS app that switchers would use to transfer their settings, media and other data from an Android device to an iPhone.
Apple made waves with the introduction of their own proprietary W1 chip. This cutting edge chip is used in AirPods, as well as several versions of Beats headphones. It offers superior range, audio quality, and a dead simple pairing process. Now, Android has their own version, known as Fast Pair.