Countdown Begins for Apple iWatch
Posted: 2/11/2013 | By: Nick Bilton | The Sydney Morning Herald
Dick Tracy had one. As did Inspector Gadget and James Bond. A watch
that doubled as a computer, two-way radio, mapping device or television.
Though such a device has been lost to science fiction comics
and spy movies of the era before smartphones, the smart watch might soon
become a reality, in the form of a curved glass device made by Apple.
In its California headquarters, Apple is experimenting with
wristwatch-like devices made of curved glass, according to people
familiar with the company's explorations, who spoke on the condition
that they not be named because they are not allowed to publicly discuss