The Apple Watch is the most ambitious, well-constructed smartwatch ever seen, but first-gen shortfalls make it feel more like a fashionable toy than a necessary tool. That may change with a big software update later this year, though.
Smartwatches. Health monitors. Pedometers. Activity trackers. They're all part of the emerging landscape of wearable technology, which promises to change the way we exercise and communicate. We've collected the best products in this upstart category below.
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Thanks to the Apple Watch, the wearable-gadgets market is poised to soar, says IDC.
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Prepare for an "emerging battleground" between the Apple Watch and Android Wear devices, says market researcher IDC.
The company is claiming it has the largest selection of wearables of any carrier, with more than 30 devices offered.
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Smartwatches and activity trackers were a hot item in the first quarter of the year, according to IDC. Now we'll have to see what effect the Apple Watch has.
The odd thing about wearables is that companies actually expect you to be seen using them. These are some of the stranger wearable devices that have popped up over time.