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People how to calculate time without watches

Le 21 avril 2017, 11:29 dans Humeurs 0

Now they wanted to know how people used to know about the time when there were no wrist watches. How did people orient themselves at all? Around the year 3,000 BC there was already the sundial in Egypt, a pointer threw shadows, when the sun beams hit.

In Greece, water clocks with dials and hands were used already 1400 before Christ. "The time has come," they said. Church clocks were invented around the year 1335, hourglasses were used in the houses, in 1510 Peter Henlein invented his handbag in Nuremberg "and around 1900 one had the watch, from 1979 the digital one.

 

I wanted to make a small experiment with the children, so that they could get an idea of ​​time. All wristwatches, cell phones and smartphones to me, you with nothing. We are all going forward once every forty paces, now guess how much time has passed! So the watch is important in our life.

Fitbit is determined to carve wrist watches market

Le 14 avril 2017, 08:13 dans Humeurs 0

The brand Fitbit is determined to carve a part of the connected watches on the market. Fitbit is an American company, which are know for activity trackers, wireless-enabled wearable technology devices that measure data such as the number of steps walked, heart rate, quality of sleep, steps climbed, and other personal metrics involved in fitness.

The American company had arrived at CES 2016 with the Blaze a model oriented towards the sport watches. The watches design remains as subdued as the Fibit Blaze, but the prototype is caught up with the display and the presence of additional features. And have a powerful battery providing a four-day autonomy.

According to Forrester Research, consumers used about 73 million wrist watch devices last year, including everything from the cheapest fitness trackers made by Fitbit and Xiaomi to the most expensive smartwatches from Garmin and Apple.

 

Looking ahead, the interest in wearable tech devices still be increasing.

The slogan of watches "think different"

Le 12 avril 2017, 09:43 dans Humeurs 0

Everyone know the Apple brand. Almost everyone have apple device such as iphone, Apple wrist watch or Mp3.

For many years, Apple has used the slogan "Think Different". The slogan is the point of making a link with Apple. But now Swatch decided to use a similar slogan for their watches: "Tick different". Apple think it is plagiarism and attacks Swatch in court.

Apple deems Swatch to use "Tick Different" is making a connection with Apple watch on purpose and the pronunciation is also close.

Nick Hayek is the leader of the Swiss watchmaker insist it is pure coincidence, says the new slogan is inspired by another slogan released in the 80s, namely "Always different, always new".

Apple released its slogan "Think Different" in 1997.

 

So what do you think the two company? Their slogan for smart watches just think different or tick different.

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