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Next stop the future: Apple is working on a super secret wearable tech devise (that's only makes it mildly more exciting because all Apple products not currently available at Apple are super secret). Any layperson with money to spend could soon be like Inspector Gadget or James Bondown and own a watch that doubles as a computer, two-way radio, mapping device, and/or television. The iWatch is coming. [Bits]