Google delays Android Wear 2.0 release until 2017, releases new developer preview
Android smartwatches will not get the Android Wear 2.0 update this year. Google announced today that it will extend the preview program for its smartwatch software until early 2017. The company also released the third developer preview of Android Wear 2.0, which is currently available to download. Instructions for getting the latest preview on a compatible device are detailed on theAndroid Developers website.
In an Android Developers Blog post, Reto Meier, a developer advocate at Google, states “We’ve gotten tons of great feedback from the developer community about Android Wear 2.0––thank you.” He encouraged users to “keep the feedback coming by filing bugs or posting in our Android Wear Developers community, and stay tuned for Android Wear Developer Preview 4.”
Source: Android Developers Blog via The Verge