Google has announced its new Android Wear smartwatch operating system. The company has already teamed up with several consumer electronics manufacturers, including Asus, HTC, LG, Motorola and Samsung, chip makers Broadcom, Imagination, Intel, Mediatek and Qualcomm, and fashion brands such as the Fossil Group to design Android Wear-powered smartwatches later this year. ”Most of us are rarely without our smartphones in hand.