It may be ironic, but dumb smartwatches are a thing. It might sound like I’m being a bit of a smartass, but a dumb smartwatch is a gizmo that you wear on your wrist and doesn’t try to cram the functionality of a smartphone into a wrist-sized widget. As I […]
Author: Pat Pilcher
PAT PILCHER packs his international travel bags with a small but perfectly selected array of useful gadgets.
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