It's Time to Develop a Watch Face

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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.

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jbarr21

April 10, 2015
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