the slow-motion collapse of the smartwatch

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the slow-motion collapse of the smartwatch

Postby koimaster » February 8th 2017, 7:46pm

After several months of delays, an overhaul of its original vision, and some wrangling of hardware partners, Google's new smartwatch software, Android Wear 2.0, launches this week. ... r-2-2017-2


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Re: the slow-motion collapse of the smartwatch

Postby TemerityB » February 8th 2017, 9:40pm

I bought a dive watch from them that literally had “dive” in the name. The instructions said not to dive with it - it was only meant to LOOK like a dive watch. It was also fast by more that a minute per day. Garbage. Never again. - IWG buyer on Reddit
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Re: the slow-motion collapse of the smartwatch

Postby gerdson » February 8th 2017, 9:45pm

I'll never buy such a thing. Still it is an open question - will such products occupy the wrist of a younger generation and thus never leave room for a real wristwatch.
Current drop in sales seems to hit luxury watches mostly. Or only?
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Postby tiktok » February 8th 2017, 9:58pm

Build a wall around them thangs.
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