IFTTT’s DO Button, a button on your phone that performs select functions, is now available to users of Android Wear. To be more specific, users of the DO Button, can set at-home temperatures with Nest, changing lighting moods with Philips Hue lightbulbs, perform actions with apps, and much more. Now, with support for Android Wear, all of these automated tasks can be done straight from your smartwatch.
The DO Button is still controlled by recipes you create. For example, inside the DO Button app, you set certain actions to happen through various “channels.” If you have used IFTTT and the DO Button before, you will easily get the hang of it. If you are new the world of smartphone automation apps, don’t worry, it’s not a harsh learning curve. Just give yourself 15 minutes to get situated.
The update is now live on Google Play for Android Wear owners.
- Introducing DO Button for Android Wear – Designed for simplicity and ease of use, DO for Android Wear places the control of hundreds of apps right on your wrist.
- New Channels include – Adafruit, Amazon Cloud Drive, Camio, dondeEsta Family, iSecurity+, Wattio, Wolfram Data Drop
- A few wrinkles were ironed out