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Pebble watch to get Bluetooth 4.0

05/08, 12:18pm

Allerta adding Bluetooth 4.0 to Pebble watch for no extra cost

The record-setting growth of the Pebble watch concept on Kickstarter is continuing, and the team behind the smartphone companion device is continuing to rack in the support dollars. When the project gathered $3 million, designers announced they will make the case waterproof, and now that the $9m mark was breached, they said they will add Bluetooth 4.0 functionality to it. This shouldn't affect the launch date, and the functionality will be enabled after launch thanks to a software update.

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