is one of the most interesting projects that offered technological scene in 2012. The smart wristwatch gained international attention when its creators raised over $ 10 million on Kickstarter, when the sum proposed was “only” 100,000. The creation of the device suffered twists, turns and delays of several months, but the finished product was unveiled at CES 2013.
official distribution “SmartWatch” begin on January 23 . Kickstarter who contributed financially to be the first to receive the gadget, which will be available later on its official website. According to executives making Pebble wristwatch is about 15,000 units per week, so that distribution to all backers take just under 2 months.
Pebble is a wristwatch that syncs with an iPhone or Android smartphone and displays information such as incoming calls, messages, calendar events, emails, etc.. The gadget has evolved considerably since the original project and now includes ambient light sensor, magnetometer and magnetic cord for charging, among other features. It is also waterproof and promises integration with RunKeeper , but during the show at CES 2013, said he still was not ready.
is good to see so interesting that this proposal could overcome obstacles appeared over the months. Pebble can be the trigger for a new generation of smartphones integrated with smart watches. Recall that there are rumors that Apple and Intel are also working on their own “SmartWatch”. We will monitor developments and will update when more details.
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