App Update Adds Support for Android Wear

Android Wear owners have long been able to use their wrist-born smartphone accessories to control audiobook playback in the OverDrive app, and now they have similar control over the app.

The app for Android was updated this week ith support for Android Wear 2.0.


Here’s the changelog;


Thanks for using! This update includes new compatibility with Android Wear smartwatches, allowing users to:
  • Launch the app from their smartwatch
  • Listen to any audiobook in their My Books library
  • Access controls for play, pause, forward, rewind and volume
  • Browse select free books and featured samples
  • This update also fixes bug throughout.

Google Play via Android Police

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Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader. He has been blogging about indie authors since 2010 while learning new tech skills weekly. He fixes author sites, and shares what he learns on The Digital Reader's blog. In his spare time, he fosters dogs for A Forever Home, a local rescue group.

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