The ‘Cookoo’ analog watch interfaces with smartphones, offering at-a-glance information from twitter, calendars, e-mail programs, facebook, calls, and other applications. The integration occurs via bluetooth 4.0 through the ‘connected’ app, permitting users to control the kinds of alerts and notifications they receive, and whether they prefer icons, beeps, or vibrations as the means of communication. The ‘command’ button of the right-hand side of the ‘Cookoo’ watch can be customized to enact one of a variety of phone actions, such as checking in on foursquare or remotely triggering the shutter on the phone’s camera. In addition, the watch alerts users when the cellphone battery is low, and can be used to sound an alert on one’s phone
to help find it. developers are also invited to create custom apps for the system to further extend its functionality. Featuring a crystal watch face, ‘cookoo’ is water-resistant up to 3atm.