Then, Google decided to take matters into its own hands and build a special version of Android designed specifically for wearable devices. Android Wear already looks promising, thanks mostly to the gorgeous Moto 360 smartwatch set to launch in the coming months. Weve had a few brief looks at the platform so far, and now a Google engineer has shared images of Android Wears notifications system for the first time. One of the coolest parts of Android Wear is how it extends the Android platform to a new generation of devices out of the box, without any need to update your app. If you have a notification-enabled app, those notifications will generally just work on your new wearable, Googles Timothy Jordan wrote on the Android Developers Google+ page. He continued, Its striking how useful these notifications are and easy to imagine how much more valuable they could get with a little bit of additional development.
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