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Are We on the Verge of a Smartwatch Arms Race?

Posted By Mark Boyer On March 30, 2013 @ 1:08 pm In Accessories and Fashion,Wearable Technology | No Comments

Smartwatch, wristwatch, digital watch, computer watch, high-tech watch [1]

Just when you thought that your phone was the only gadget you need to worry about, the battle is beginning to heat up over smartwatchesSamsung [2] recently revealed its plans to release a wristwatch-style computer; Sony [3] released an Android-powered model last April; and rumors of an Apple producing an “iWatch” [4] are running rampant. The question of whether smart watches will be as indispensable as their handheld counterparts still remains to be seen, but tech companies are eager to explore this relatively untapped market.

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[1] Image: http://inhabitat.com/are-we-on-the-verge-of-a-smartwatch-arms-race/smartwatch-1/

[2] Samsung: http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2013/03/19/apple-samsung-smart-watch/

[3] Sony: http://www.sonymobile.com/us/products/accessories/smartwatch/

[4] “iWatch”: http://appleinsider.com/articles/13/02/21/apple-patent-filing-points-directly-to-iwatch-concept-with-flexible-touchscreen-display

[5] READ MORE >: http://www.ecouterre.com/are-we-on-the-verge-of-a-smartwatch-war/

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