Modular smartwatch lets wearers pick and choose the functions they need

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While Google's Project Ara may be some way from hitting the market, we have already started to see similar projects that enable consumers to customize the hardware they use. The NEX band has combined modular sensors with custom designs to capture the fickle teen market, and now Blocks is a smart watch with a wristband made up of varying components that enable wearers to tailor the device's functions. Blocks, as its name suggests, is made up of individual blocks that link together to form the band of the smartwatch. The display is placed in the middle and dummy blocks can…

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