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Are Smart Watches Here To Stay?

June 27, 2013 6:12 pm by

The concept of  a smart watch has been thrown around for quite a while, but is it finally time for them to catch on in reality?


Pebble, a Kickstarter darling, raised more than $10 million and racked up 85,000 orders.

Pre-order priced at $150, Pebble has a 1.26-inch backlit e-paper display and a resolution of 144 x 168 pixels.

Instead of a touch screen, this watch comes with four buttons that control screen options, menu selections and such.


But will this prove to be nothing but another quick-passing fad? Companies are putting a ton of money and detail into smart watches, so there’s potentially a lot to lose:


Once connected to your smartphone, the Strata is capable of Caller ID notifications, message alerts for calendar appointments and text messages. The Strata also has widgets for weather, calendar and Gmail.


Will the trend hold up? Read more about this new technology at MobileMarketer.com!

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