Cellphones hurt watch sales

engadget has an article about how watch manufacturers are concerned that many people now use their cellphones to tell time, and are not buying watches. This trend is apparently more prevalent among those who view watches as a tool, rather than jewellery.

They report that a French watchmakers association has even sued a wireless carrier for running ads that show watches and clocks being thrown away.

And for the record - I wear a watch - but when it needs to be replaced??

Read the engadget posting

GeneralDavid Canton