Monday, January 27, 2014
This month's Geek Video of the Month is a Pebble Smartwatch Review, highlighting key features and summing up what’s great about this wearable technology.
There has been a lot of talk in the tech media about how the Pebble Smartwatch is setting a standard for other Smartwatches in the industry to keep the wearer connected. The appearance is sleek and minimal, lightweight, connects with both iOS and Android smartphones in delivering SMS, emails, notifications, alerts and reminders. It has a 5-7 day battery life, is waterproof up to 5m, has a screen that is readable in full daylight, works with some apps, music control, alarm clock and will even automatically track your runs and other activities without you having to press a button.
This additional article gives some further insights into the engineering challenges that were overcome during the creative process in developing the Smartwatch. Will you be wearing one?
Author: Fiona Anderson