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When you buy an Apple product you buy into the ecosystem more than with any other company, but that doesn't mean you're stuck with only what they offer. If you're a lover of wearables you'd be remiss to overlook Android Wear, even if you've chosen iOS as your primary mobile platform.


If there's one thing I love about the possibility of wearables, it's swapping in new watch faces. While many companies either prevent users from making custom watch faces or require some decent coding skills, Android Wear has a few workarounds -- and they're awesome. If you want to make your very own, custom watch face that nobody else has, read on. Even iOS users can do it!


Did you get a shiny new Android Wear smartwatch for Christmas? Lucky you. How's it going? Presumably, you've gotten as far as downloading the Android Wear app and pairing your watch with your handset. Now, it's time to get a bit more advanced and take advantage of some of the many things you can do. Here are our 20 favourite Android Wear hidden tips and tricks to help you make the most of your new toy, whether for work or play.


One of the big benefits of strapping an Android Wear watch to your wrist is customising your timepiece to suit your personality, current mood or sartorial taste. As Google’s wearable platform has grown, we’ve seen more and more Android Wear watch faces show up on Google Play — here are some of our favourites that you can download right now. Best of all, many of them are completely free.