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Parzival04 Sep 2013 12:39 p.m. PST

link

I can see the texts now:

OMG IZ THT FUGLI
HU WUD WR 1?
NT ME!
I MN, WRST BRIK, HLO?

laugh

Samsung went for the whole "iWatch" decoy thing like a fly to… well, you know. And what did they come up with? A watch uglier than a plastic Casio, circa 1981.
The entire design team at Apple is laughing their guts out over this disaster.

Personal logo John the OFM Supporting Member of TMP04 Sep 2013 12:55 p.m. PST

Should be safe wearing one. they're too ugly to steal.

Space Monkey04 Sep 2013 1:16 p.m. PST

Oh yeah… that is ugly. Looks like something from the 70s.

Personal logo Patrick R Supporting Member of TMP04 Sep 2013 2:00 p.m. PST

I'll wait until such devices have a holographic display, my eyes aren't getting better and postage-stamp screens aren't exactly ideal for that.

skippy0001 Supporting Member of TMP04 Sep 2013 2:03 p.m. PST

A Fallout Pip-Boy looks more elegant.

link

Personal logo richarDISNEY Supporting Member of TMP04 Sep 2013 2:22 p.m. PST

I was reading somewhere that the battery only lasts 10 hours… *facepalm*.
Ahh… Here it is… link
beer

Only Warlock04 Sep 2013 2:27 p.m. PST

They don't intend to sell many of them. It's a tactic to poison Apple's well when the iWatch comes out in a few weeks.

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP04 Sep 2013 3:03 p.m. PST

I don't wear a watch.

Time is an illusion. Lunchtime, doubly so.

- Douglas Adams

Parzival04 Sep 2013 4:01 p.m. PST

They don't intend to sell many of them. It's a tactic to poison Apple's well when the iWatch comes out in a few weeks.

If that were true, it won't work. It will just make a product by Apple look a thousand times better. Not that I believe the "iWatch" rumors, mind you. I think they're a smokescreen, and a cheap way to get competitors to waste R&D money on guaranteed flops. Seems to be working, too.

May I offer a name for this strategy? How about "Fail-bait."

StarfuryXL504 Sep 2013 6:03 p.m. PST

Quick, call Tracy -- Moon Maid's in danger!

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