Tech Break

Oct 26th 2016

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Is the Smart Watch Fad Over?

Smartwatches saw a 51.6% reduction in shipments.
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Megan Morrone and Jason Howell discuss the newest report from the IDC that shows that in the third quarter of 2016, the smartwatch category saw a 51.6% reduction in shipments year over year. With many Apple Watches ending up in top drawers, is this fad over? Will this change with the Apple Watch Series 2? Why has Garmin had so much success? What do you think? Is a smartwatch essential to you?

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