Thursday, September 5, 2013

Smartwatch, do this

Samsung's new smartwatch thing looks too big and bulky.  I haven't worn a watch in years, so I'm not going to jump back by wearing a giant thing that barely lasts a day.

So first, be small and unobtrusive.

Our home phone (wow, we still have one of those!) is thru Xfinity/Comcast.  One great feature is if someone leaves a voice mail, it uses voice recognition to trans-scribes it and sends and email with the message as text.  Very nice.

First, the iPhone should simply do that for any voicemail.  Then a notification on a watch (in addition to the notification on the phone itself) can show the text of the voicemail without listening.

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