Pocket Creates Developer SDK for Android Wear, Save Content Directly From Your Watch

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Ever since the recent launch of Android Wear, most of the buzz surrounding it has been of the upcoming hardware, LG’s G Watch and Motorola’s Moto 360. Almost forgotten is the fact that soon after the Android Wear announcement, a preview SDK was also released for developers. One of the first developers to make use of this is the team behind the read-it-later Pocket service, having launched today a prototype of a service allowing users to save content for later with merely a swipe and a tap.

The proposed mini-app will allow users to save to Pocket, but won’t let them view the articles themselves. Much like many of Android Wear’s built-in services, this will initiate a service on your phone rather than on the watch itself.

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Pocket’s prototype SDK has now been pushed to GitHub for our developer friends out there to implement in their own apps.


Via: Pocket



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