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It's Time to Develop a Watch Face

April 10, 2015

It's Time to Develop a Watch Face

How can you fit time, weather, wind, precipitation, and sunlight onto a functional small screen?

The Watch Face API is an exciting way to build customized experiences for wearables. This talk shares pro-tips and lessons learned during the development of the Specialized Bikes Watch Face featured in Google’s watch face collection.

First, the basics; an overview of the API, design considerations, and some common tasks. Next, a guided tour through watch face development dropping practical advice you can use for your own watch face implementations. At the end, we'll go over some optimizations and performance tuning.


April 10, 2015

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