In an era of 'smart', sometimes dumb is better


It still feels magical to light up your living room by saying “Alexa, turn on the lights.” But with all the hype surrounding so-called smart things — everyday devices that are connected to the internet — it’s easy to forget that sometimes the dumb stuff is just better.

So let’s take a moment to appreciate some of the best dumb things.  A wristwatch vs Apple Watch The Apple Watch, by all measures, is a hit. The latest iteration of the Apple Watch, called Series 3, is fast, water-resistant.....

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