WearOS constantly checking for updates

Discussion in 'Watches (Android Wear, Tizen/Samsung, etc)' started by PereDroid, May 12, 2019.

  1. PereDroid

    PereDroid DF News Team Reporter

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2010
    Messages:
    5,901
    Likes Received:
    3,674
    Trophy Points:
    1,563
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Ratings:
    +4,267
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Turbo 2
    Happening to every one, right? [​IMG]

    Tapatalk'ing on my 1+ 6t
     
  2. Sajo

    Sajo Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2013
    Messages:
    13,971
    Likes Received:
    11,707
    Trophy Points:
    2,463
    Location:
    Tennessee
    Ratings:
    +12,262
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z4
    I saw that for about a day after first setting up my new (new to me) watch a few weeks ago. Every fee minutes that would pop up on my phone. It eventually stopped, for me at least

    Sent from my Moto Z (2) using Tapatalk
     
  3. PereDroid

    PereDroid DF News Team Reporter

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2010
    Messages:
    5,901
    Likes Received:
    3,674
    Trophy Points:
    1,563
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Ratings:
    +4,267
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Turbo 2
    Are you on Pie yet?

    Tapatalk'ing on my 1+ 6t
     
  4. Sajo

    Sajo Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2013
    Messages:
    13,971
    Likes Received:
    11,707
    Trophy Points:
    2,463
    Location:
    Tennessee
    Ratings:
    +12,262
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z4
    No, not yet. But I setup a new watch two weeks ago and that Notification popped up constantly for about 24 hours and then just stopped. Did you get the new update with Tiles? Maybe that triggered something? I did just setup a new Z3 for my wife, with Pie and after setting up her watch those Notifications did not appear, not once. But....this is just a theory, her phone did not have Android Wear converted to Wear OS. Never had any of that. So it was Wear OS right from the Play Store. I noticed on my phone that I cannot Uninstall Wear OS. No uninstall option anywhere. Seems like if we had Android Wear and it upgraded to Wear OS on our phones it kind of made a mess of things vs a brand new phone that never had either app before

    Sent from my Moto Z (2) using Tapatalk
     
  5. PereDroid

    PereDroid DF News Team Reporter

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2010
    Messages:
    5,901
    Likes Received:
    3,674
    Trophy Points:
    1,563
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Ratings:
    +4,267
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Turbo 2
    Did not get tiles yet. One of the Pie improvements is more notifications when apps do things in the background.
    I still have the app listed.


    Tapatalk'ing on my 1+ 6t
     
  6. Sajo

    Sajo Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2013
    Messages:
    13,971
    Likes Received:
    11,707
    Trophy Points:
    2,463
    Location:
    Tennessee
    Ratings:
    +12,262
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z4
    The app is listed on my phone too. But did you have Android Wear on the phone first > then converted to Wear OS?

    Sent from my Moto Z (2) using Tapatalk
     
  7. Sajo

    Sajo Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2013
    Messages:
    13,971
    Likes Received:
    11,707
    Trophy Points:
    2,463
    Location:
    Tennessee
    Ratings:
    +12,262
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z4
    And yes...Google definitely "fixed" app background Notifications with Oreo (and might have made it worse with Pie). I get that running in the background Notification every time I open Play Music and start playing songs, every tine I watch a You Tube video, every time I let apps update through the Play Store, etc., etc. Good job Google.....you alerted me that Play Music is running in the background when I start playing music. Brilliant! Last I heard they fixed those in Pie so things we manually started would not popup a running in background Notification

    Sent from my Moto Z (2) using Tapatalk
     
  8. Gudasau

    Gudasau Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2011
    Messages:
    1,162
    Likes Received:
    906
    Trophy Points:
    1,483
    Location:
    Mountaineer living in Buckeye Nation
    Ratings:
    +933
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z-Force
    Mine's been checking for over a month, but I don't think my watch will be answering that call. I'm still wearing my Asus Zen 3

    Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
     
  9. Sajo

    Sajo Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2013
    Messages:
    13,971
    Likes Received:
    11,707
    Trophy Points:
    2,463
    Location:
    Tennessee
    Ratings:
    +12,262
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z4
    And......it just started again on my phone for no apparent reason. Maybe because I installed a new Wear OS app update on my phone and watch the other day? Why Google, why?[​IMG]

    Sent from my Moto Z (2) using Tapatalk
     
  10. Gudasau

    Gudasau Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2011
    Messages:
    1,162
    Likes Received:
    906
    Trophy Points:
    1,483
    Location:
    Mountaineer living in Buckeye Nation
    Ratings:
    +933
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z-Force
    I might a little late to the party, but I just noticed my watch had tiles now. I have no idea when it happened, they I've got 'em. Does everyone have them now?

    Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
     
  11. Gudasau

    Gudasau Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2011
    Messages:
    1,162
    Likes Received:
    906
    Trophy Points:
    1,483
    Location:
    Mountaineer living in Buckeye Nation
    Ratings:
    +933
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z-Force
    Mine did that the other day. I was home and my car was tucked in for the night. I went out to make sure it wasn't on for some reason. Weird

    Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
     
  12. Sajo

    Sajo Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2013
    Messages:
    13,971
    Likes Received:
    11,707
    Trophy Points:
    2,463
    Location:
    Tennessee
    Ratings:
    +12,262
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Z4
    Nope, no Tiles yet for me even though I have the Wear OS app update that says it's included

    Sent from my Moto Z (2) using Tapatalk
     
    • Like Like x 1