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Topic # 150059 10-Jul-2014 02:34
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Just wondering if its appropriate to start a new forum for the topic of Smart Watches.
I dont think there is one currently.
Of course there is prob different OS but we can sort that out later




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  Reply # 1086160 10-Jul-2014 02:54
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another thing is that its an area that is developing ++




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  Reply # 1086182 10-Jul-2014 07:45
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That seems more a topic for the "Gadgets and Gear" subforum that already exists - which is where smartwatch topics go now.

(My bad, the forum in question is Gadgets, Robotics, Home automation - and the smartwatch topics aren't ending up there, they're in "Android".  That IMO could probably be split in two.  Gadgets and Gear, Home automation and Electronics.  Gadgets and Gear would host this sort of topic)

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  Reply # 1086185 10-Jul-2014 07:49
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Too much forum bloat IMHO. I'd rather see fewer than more.




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  Reply # 1086187 10-Jul-2014 07:55
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These could go in the existing 'Mobile devices' section under their appropriate OS, don't see a real need for a separate section  




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  Reply # 1086203 10-Jul-2014 08:58
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These either go on Android or... Android (because Tizen is really not a happening thing).

If Apple launches one, it goes on iOS. If Microsoft launches one it goes on Windows Phone (unless it's an Android discussion, then there's that).





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  Reply # 1088599 14-Jul-2014 14:26
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I agree with OP - just need a forum for "Watches" for Rolex, Omega, toys (android, tizen) watches





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  Reply # 1089039 15-Jul-2014 08:57
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I think that the forum  name for smart watches should be  "Vanity Wear" 




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  Reply # 1089123 15-Jul-2014 10:14
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Or just tack the words "and Gear" onto the Gadgets forum, and modify the description to include that sort of thing.  (Or make it "and Wearables" or something).

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  Reply # 1089162 15-Jul-2014 11:22
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With watches being able to record full hd and soon 4k I'm worried about privacy, oh well no such thing in the near future eh.

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