Friday, January 15, 2016

RockWork the Ubuntu clockwork for the Pebble smartwatch


RockWork is a community driven project that aims to provide an open-source unofficial app to be able to use a Pebble smartwatch on an Ubuntu phone/device.

You can find it on Launchpad here:




So far this is what it looks like, I am using it with my Pebble Classic watch and it is installed on my BQ Acquaris E4.5




You  connect your Pebble watch to your Ubuntu device using bluetooth.
You can manage notifications by deciding witch ones to activate...


install apps directly from the app and manage their settings...

  
 




manage wathcfaces...

 
 








and screenshots of your Pebble dispaly that you can then share on social media, e-mail or SMS.

















7 comments:

  1. Cool! Will it work on desktop Ubuntu?

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  3. Hi guys,
    Thank you so much for this wonderful article really!
    If someone want to know more about the smartwatch I think this is the right place for you!

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  4. The lifecycle of a new gadget is relatively predictable: When it’s brand new, only early adopters are interested. Once the technology matures, everybody buys one. But Smartwatch still haven’t caught on with most people—and that’s because no one has made a smartwatch that’s worth its cost.

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  5. perfect clock work for pebble watch know more about wearable technology and pebble watch reviews

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  6. Having a Smartwatch makes your life so comfortable. In fact you can avoid unlocking your Mobile phone to check whether if there are any important messages or calls when you are busy attending a meeting wearing a Smartwatch. You will definitely love wearing a smartwatch on your wrist and receiving notifications to your wrist really makes you feel super cool. What not you can listen to music, record, check call history & messages, monitor your sleep and take some lovely photographs using a Smartwatch.

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