The IBM/Citizen Watch prototype wristwatch comes with calendar-scheduling software, a pager-like application and a Bluetooth chip.
Big Blue creates a second-generation Linux wristwatch, this one smaller than the original and sporting a gleaming golden display, but still just as impractical.
Kernel 2.6.17 of the open-source operating system includes support for Sun's Niagara chips, wireless-friendly changes.
The Japanese carrier begins taking orders for a new wrist phone that would make Dick Tracy drool. Microsoft, HP and IBM are all working on their own versions of wearable wireless.
The maker of trendy watches and other accessories has started selling its Palm-compatible Wrist PDA, which displays appointments and other info.
It was 10 years ago that Linus Torvalds sent an e-mail to the open-source community saying an experimental version of the Linux kernel was up and running.
The CeBit trade show in Germany kicks off with exhibitors trying their best to be upbeat about new products while acknowledging the slump throughout the high-tech industry