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Laurianne
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Laurianne,
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3/10/2014 | 11:17:43 AM
Google android ecosystem
Google has built up good will with the Android dev community. Who would be Google's main rival to dominate wearables ecosystem? Apple? I am interested to hear from our Tom Claburn, an early Google Glass tester with a dev background, on the landscape at the moment for dev loyalty.
danielcawrey
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danielcawrey,
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3/10/2014 | 6:49:04 PM
Re: Google android ecosystem
It seems that the wearables war will begin soon. 

I still personally do not see the value for something like a smartwatch. However, I know many people who have them, and that the notifications are useful. 

There is something to be said for that, however it may take a "killer" app for me to be totally convinced. 
Kristin Burnham
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Kristin Burnham,
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3/10/2014 | 9:04:49 PM
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I agree -- it's going to take a really awesome app that could only be used on the device. Otherwise, I'm still married to my smartphone.


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