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its about time. i remember when the 6th gen Nano came out and alot of folks started wearing it like a watch
post #32 of 108
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Originally Posted by Foolsmasher View Post

Riding someone's coattails, haha, as if they couldn't figure out how to attach a wrist strap to an iPod Nano.

Yeah, well since these watch devices have already been done at least twice over... And Apple will undoubtedly claim they were being innovative, fresh and unique (or maybe it's the fanboys that will do that)... y'know wink.gif





Of course, stick $1,000 on the price and you'd be gagging on the bit for one of these since it'll radiate your wealthy and affluent status, right? Those are your words regarding Apple products, right? Affluent?
Edited by Rubers - 2/11/13 at 3:23pm
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post #33 of 108
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Yeah, well since these watch devices have already been done at least twice over... And Apple will undoubtedly claim they were being innovative, fresh and unique (or maybe it's the fanboys that will do that)... y'know wink.gif





Of course, stick $1,000 on the price and you'd be gagging on the bit for one of these since it'll radiate your wealthy and affluent status, right? Those are your words regarding Apple products, right? Affluent?

These, everyone, are the ramblings of a maniac.
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I recently got a sony smartwatch. It's great but it could use a lot of improvement. One thing I wish it had is gorilla glass.
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These, everyone, are the ramblings of a maniac.

Yes, I'm totally mental. No other company has ever released to the market one of these products and Foolsmasher has never claimed that mainly "affulent" people buy Apple products. Because these things are totally true, me saying the polar opposite makes me mental.

Oh glorious cheeseburger...we bow to thee. The secrets of the universe are between the buns...

♫ All beef patties, pickles onions on a sesame seed bun ♫

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10 points of WIN to the person who gets that reference without using google fu.
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LOL i hope they dont call themselves the inventor of this.... i've already have my smart watch running android. its called the Wimm
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Hmm... Are they thinking about replacing a phone with this device? I imagine it'd be a bit slow to type using one finger.
Dictation.

Also, give me a bluetooth ear bud for a single ear, and I'm all set.
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Yeah, no.
Nice to see another Omega wearer!



I don't see why Apple would make a watch, I wouldn't have thought there was a lot of money in the gadget-watch market...

How much are they worth lol?
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Dictation.

Also, give me a bluetooth ear bud for a single ear, and I'm all set.

Who is going to want to yell their text messages at their watch in public?????

Smarwatches are a smart phone supplement not replacement.
Edited by cavallino - 2/11/13 at 9:47pm
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man they are going to patent the way the watch band fits just wait and see! any time now!
 
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