Android Wear is Google's new Smart Watch API.
Big THANK YOU to Big Nerd Ranch for hosting this event! They are also providing a swag bag for the first 25 attendees to show up! Check them out here: http://www.bignerdranch.com/
This is a workshop on Android Wear design and development followed by a Mini Hackathon.
You don't need an android wear device to get started! Just bring your smartphone and your computer. Feel free to come to just the presentations.
To be ready for the code lab please:
- Bring a laptop and an android phone or tablet if you have one
-If you haven’t already, download and install Android Studio:
+ Download Android Studio from
+ Install Android Studio:
1:30 - Pizza and setup
2:00 - Android Wear Design - A presentation on designing apps for smart watches.
2:30 - Android Wear Development - A talk about what you need to do to get hacking.
3:00 - 5:00 Mini Hackathon
5:30 - ? "Chill n Hangout" at Ration and Dram Bar
Code your heart out by yourself or with a team. Start building you own android wear application!