homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member

Home / Forums Index / Local / Foo
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: incrediBILL & lawman

Foo Forum

Microsoft Plots Wristwatch Revolution

 5:49 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Apparently unsatisfied with having all but completely subjugated desktop computing, or carving out a sizable piece of the handheld computing market, or launching a determined assault on the market for mobile phone software, Microsoft wants to create software that will run on a new generation of smart wristwatches.

More here [forbes.com]



 5:53 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

I didn't expect a serious article. I thought we'd get a funny picture. :)



 5:57 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

OK lawman,

Here is your funny pic [home.imf.au.dk].

creative craig

 5:59 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Macguru has something for everyone :)


Robert Charlton

 6:09 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

They're calling it DirectBand technology. The phrase "Citizen's Band" will take on a whole new meaning....


 6:09 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Here is one for you [freespace.virgin.net] creative_craig. :)

Robert Charlton

 6:31 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

PS - I notice that the article mentions bringing new functionality to refrigerator magnets too. Wasn't it Dick Tracy, of wristwatch fame, who also said that "The nation that controls magnetism will rule the universe?"


 1:02 am on Jan 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

I think there are wristwatches now that allow you to receive emails and news from yahoo messenger:


Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  

Home / Forums Index / Local / Foo
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved