Why It’s Time for a Google Smart Watch

The first combined computer-calculator and wristwatch to be produced, on show at the International Watch and Jewellery Trades Fair at Wembley, London in 1977 Photograph by Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Google is exploring the idea of making a smart watch, according to a Business Insider source. The unnamed source suggests that Google is researching how to market such a device, and BI notes certain relevant patents Google has that would support such a product. Even with the report, which I’d consider a rumor at this point, now’s the time for a Google smart watch for a number of reasons I can think of. The biggest one? Google already has a smart watch on the market.

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