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[Update: Coming Soon] Google is preparing to release a Tiles API for Wear OS

In 2019, Google released "Tiles", a new feature that lets you show small, informative app widget cards on Wear OS smartwatches. Google added Tiles for a handful of things, including Goals, Next event, Forecast, Heart rate, Headlines, and timer, allowing users to easily access important info by swiping left on the watch face. At launch,...

The Wear OS app now lets you add more than 5 Tiles

Back in May last year, Google introduced a new feature to Wear OS called "Tiles." The feature was designed to help users access the most common actions on their Wear OS smartwatches with just a swipe. At the time of launch, users had access to just 5 Tiles, including Goals, Next event, Forecast, Heart rate,...

Wear OS app gets updated with a menu to manage Tiles

I think it's fair to say that Wear OS has come a long way in the past 5 years. It was launched as Android Wear back in 2014. Since then, Google has been trying to perfect the platform by adding new features and gathering more partners. Just about a month ago, Wear OS gained a...

How to Add Third-Party Quick Setting Tiles in Nougat

In Android Nougat, you are able to edit your quick settings tiles and even download and add new ones from the Play store. This video shows some of the best tiles out there. Weather Quick Settings Tile This app lets you add a small weather tile to your quick settings bar on Android Nougat. The text shows...