Google is looking into making Android Wear smartwatches iOS compatible, the company’s product manager has revealed.
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Despite these hopes and goals for cross-platform support, Chang has been realistic in the barriers standing in the way of such a move.
Speaking with the Huffington Post he added: “It’s not always completely up to us right? There are technical constraints, API constraints so we are trying really hard.
“We would love to have Android Wear reach as many people as possible but I’ll just say that it’s not 100 per cent under our control.”
With Apple having recently unveiled its first wearable effort, the iOS utilising Apple Watch, and with Microsoft widely believed to be working on a device of its own, we would be extremely surprised if rival platforms opened themselves up to Android Wear.