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Microsoft's Smartwatch Patent: Fitness Focus
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Drew Conry-Murray
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Drew Conry-Murray,
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5/7/2014 | 4:07:21 PM
Patent War?
As the wearables market gets more contentious, are we going to see patent wars here like with Apple/Samsung? Looks like Microsoft is already gathering ammunition, whether or not it releases a device.
Thomas Claburn
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5/7/2014 | 5:37:18 PM
Re: Patent War?
Maybe if enough people actually buy them. I'm not yet convinced wearables have something to offer that carryables don't.


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