Think of it as accessories with benefits.
The wearables market is still growing, but starting to cool, as smart clothes and hearables dig in.
Not only are smartwatches not dead, says IDC, business is still growing.
Wearable devices are upping the frequency of tap-and-go purchase methods.
The research firm projects a large jump in consumer interest for smartwatches and VR/AR headsets by 2021.
New IDC report offers good news for smartwatches. But single-purpose devices like fitness trackers took a hit last quarter.
Spire courts consumers and the fashion industry, with a stick-on device that turns items into smart garments.
Apple’s latest Watch is a wearable designed to work on its own, but at least in some cases, it doesn’t.
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