Pebble, the e-paper smart watch that can be used in combination with iOS devices, now has an official public SDK available for iOS developers.
Your patience has been rewarded…you have a brand new Pebble Smartwatch in your hands. And, of course, now you want to make it do your bidding. This developer documentation will show you how to create your own functionality for a Pebble Smartwatch.
Right now, the SDK is limited to creating different watch faces and does not support the creation of standard apps, but the Pebble website says that a Sports SDK will be added soon, allowing developers to incorporate Runkeeper-style features. » Developers Get Access To Official Pebble Watchface SDK
Pebble, the kickstarter project that raised over $10 million has just announced on CES 2013 that the device will begin shipping to Kickstarter backers on January 23. Becasue there are a total of 85,000 backers, it will take 6-8 weeks before the watch will be available for general sale. If you are unfamiliar with the Pebble watch, check out the hands-on videos after the break to see what this iOS and Android compatible watch can do. » CES 2013: Pebble Smart Watch to Begin Shipping January 23 For $150
Pebble is a new successful Kickstarter project, it already received more than $4 million from 29,000+ backers on Kickstarter.com which makes it the most funded Kickstarter project ever. “Pebble is the first watch built for the 21st century. It’s infinitely customizable, with beautiful downloadable watchfaces and useful internet-connected apps. Pebble connects to iPhone and Android smartphones using Bluetooth, alerting you with a silent vibration to incoming calls, emails and messages. While designing Pebble, we strove to create a minimalist yet fashionable product that seamlessly blends into everyday life.” Check out the Pebble video after the break. » Pebble: iPhone Compatible Wristwatch, Tallies More Than $4 Million in Kickstarter Presales