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Not likely. Several analysts say that, following the release of highly-anticipated smartwatches like the Moto 360 and rumored iWatch, sales will begin to heat up. The wrist is prime real estate for things that we wear. For jewelry, and in the last hundred years or so, wristwatches, said Angela McIntyre, research director at research and analysis firm Gartner, Inc. (NYSE:IT). I think a lot of times when we as consumers think about new technology, its sometimes difficult to see how we would be using it, and what the value would be.” The key value to a consumer in an increasingly-connected world will be convenience, analysts say.
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Standifird was livid the day she called and texted her teenage children and they didnt respond. Once she knew they were ignoring her calls, she got an idea. We need to develop an app that just shuts their phone completely down and they cant even use it, she said. Her husband William says he wasnt surprised. Anything shes ever really set her mind to, shes done, the husband said. After months of design and working with developers, the app was born. Not surprisingly, the developers son is not the biggest fan of the app.
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