A good smartwatch tells time (natch) and notifies you about important calls, messages, and appointments. Everything else: fluff. The Pebble Time ($150) for Android and iPhone features an always-on screen that requires charging only once per week. The Apple Watch Sport ($299) does more, but it requires daily charging and works only with iPhones.
A good smartwatch tells time (natch) and notifies you about important calls, messages, and appointments. Everything else
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7 Cool (and Affordable) Gadgets and Gift Ideas for Father's Day

You know what Dad really appreciates on his big day , other than a nice, long nap? When you buy him something cool and score a great deal. And by cool we mean a virtual reality headset, a spiffy new tablet, or comfy headphones. Click through this tech-minded gallery and you'll find all sorts of lesser-known gadgets that hold their own against high-profile competitors—at significantly lower prices. Even better, because we've done all the shopping for you, you'll have more time to kick and and do some major father-child bonding. (Yes, watching TV and sharing a beer counts, in case Mom asks.)

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