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Do you actually own anything digital?::From ebooks, to videos and software, the answer is increasingly no

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[-] TheBiscuitLout 20 points 5 months ago
[-] DJKayDawg 19 points 5 months ago

My digital watch, a Pebble, stopped working. The company who maintained it got bought by Garmin. Garmin broke my digital watch 🙃.

[-] TheBiscuitLout 9 points 5 months ago

Mine is a Casio I’ve had for about 30 years, I’m pretty sure it’s mine by now

[-] [email protected] 1 points 5 months ago

Nope, once you die, it belongs to someone else.

[-] [email protected] 4 points 5 months ago
[-] DJKayDawg 1 points 5 months ago

I had trouble with some watchfaces. Couldn't get my favs working consistently.

[-] [email protected] 2 points 5 months ago

The only problem with your story is that Garmin didn't buy any Pebble assets.

[-] coffeebiscuit 6 points 5 months ago
[-] DJKayDawg 3 points 5 months ago

Thanks for the correction.

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