Android Wear Development - Google

Udacity
Online

Free

Important information

  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Learn how to extend your app to Android Wear smartwatches, allowing you to reach users wherever and whenever they'd want or need your app.

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Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

IT Development
Development
Android
App
Android Smartwatches

Course programme

Course Summary

Extending your app to Android Wear smart watches allows you to reach your users wherever and whenever they'd want or need your app. As you'll learn in this course, you can take your existing Android development experience and apply it to developing for Android Wear. This course will take you through getting started, application structure, and information sharing between the wearable and the companion phone or the cloud. We'll also give you the knowledge necessary for designing great user experiences for wearables including how to take advantage of the always-on display of Android Wear devices.

This course is part of the Ubiquitous Computing series. Designed as standalone short courses, you can take any course on its own, or take them all!

  • Android Wear Development [this course]
  • Android TV and Google Cast Development
  • Android Auto Development

Introduction

Overview of the course structure and goals, and introduction to the sample app.

WearablesPART 1: NOTIFICATION SYNCPART 2: WATCH APPPART 3: WATCH FACE

How to design and extend wearable apps, and build a watch face for the Sunshine app.

WEARABLES PROJECT

Design and extend the Sunshine app for a wearable device.