Pebble is arguably one of the most important smartwatch brands available to consumers these days. Indeed, the private company has been very successful in raising money for its new Pebble Time device, suggesting that the company has some legs.
However, Pebble and Windows Phones are two things that do not match. We detailed the story of the failed attempt at bringing the Pebble app to Windows Phone before so today we want to talk about that ‘demo’ app for notifications.
You can get it and how it works in hands-on video.
1. HANDS ON VIDEO OF PEBBLE CONNECT
First discovered a few weeks ago, the app is an internal beta used for testing Windows Phone notifications with a Pebble smartwatch. It does not have more advanced features like access to the Pebble Store (for installing apps), music controls and more.
However, it can hook into your Windows Phone notification system to alert you to phone calls, email, general notifications, even when music stops/start playing (the ‘Media’ option). And yes, it runs in the background.
See rest of the story here: Here is how to get Pebble smartwatch notifications to work on Windows Phone