Add clock on Locus Map for Android Wear first activity

virtualdj shared this idea 8 months ago
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The first activity/screen of Locus for AW is missing a clock.

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In my opinion you should add a small time display too, just as in Google Maps, for example in this way:

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because otherwise to know the time you have to close the application and go back to the watchface.

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I noticed that a clock has been added on the screen that allows to switch between Recording Data and Map views.

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Do you think it still can be added as an overlay on the two views, maybe with an ON/OFF setting for those who won't?

I'm asking this because I noticed that when walking (or cycling) you want to know what time it is and instinctively you turn your wrist... and during hot days I don't like to touch the screen and leaving fingerprints just to read the time.

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I forgot one thing: also having the clock appear for a couple of seconds (maybe at the bottom?) and then disappear would be OK for me. But it has to do it "automatically", without touching the screen.

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The current solution (current time in drawer and configurable in track recording dashboard) has been implemented as kind of a compromise for this idea. But I totally hear you and see that for your use case just a quick glimpse in a overlay or something like this would be better approach. I will try to think about a better solution for the next release.

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