Smartwatches aren't quite ready for the big time

Sony SmartWatch | CNET rating 3 out of

Sony SmartWatch | CNET rating 3 out of 5 (good)

The Good: Sleek, stylish looks, wide range of wireless functions
The Bad: Needs an Android smartphone connection to function; needs to be charged daily
The Cost: $94.99 to $129.99
Bottom Line: More smartphone accessory than solid, stand-alone timepiece

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Who needs a smartwatch? You might have asked the same thing about smartphones before those got smart enough to be truly useful. This growing tech trend got our attention, but these smartwatches are still for the earliest of early adopters; we wouldn't recommend any of them to our friends. Yet. ©2014 CBS Interactive Inc., a CBS Company. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

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