High-Tech Giants Prep for Battle of the Smartwatches

Posted: Mar. 20th, 2013  |  By DailyLuxe News

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How about a smart sundial?

Smartphones, smartwatches, and confused consumers trying to figure out the most intelligent buys have high-tech firms coming at us in every direction.

So, what are the smart choices these days? It depends on whom you ask, as Apple, Google, and Samsung are gearing up for the new niche faster that you can say now what. And don’t forget the king of Kickstarter projects, the Pebble smartwatch, which is already shipping its entry.  How about a smartphone that has a complementing smartwatch to augment its functionality, such as the one being sold by Sony?

A story from Business Insider suggests that the best selection would be the one that would actually enhance your life.  Well, good luck with that one! Take a peek at what Goggle, Apple, and Samsung could, emphasis on the “could,” be preparing next.

Apple's "iWatch" will likely be seamlessly integrated with the vast majority of Apple's products and services — iPhoneiPad, Mac, iTunes, you name it. So if you're already immersed in the Apple ecosystem, the iWatch could act as a facilitator, notifying you when you receive a phone call or text message.