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Sony e Villa
Sony released this Internet appliance in 2001. It had a 266MHz Geode GX1 CPU and 24 MiB flash memory. It weighed 31.5 pounds and contained a 56k V.90 modem.
Microsoft SPOT watch
The Microsoft SPOT Watch smartwatch was ahead of its time when it was announced in 2003. SPOT stood for Smart Personal Object Technology. This was an initiative by Microsoft to personalize household electronics and other everyday gadgets.
Development stopped in 2006 and officially shut down in 2008.
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