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Apple's SNEAKY plan: COPY ANDROID. Hello iPhone 6, Watch

Philip Lewis

Re: At the third stroke

"The Boer Wars (Afrikaans: Vryheidsoorloë, literally "freedom wars") were two wars fought during 1880–1881 and 1899–1902 by the British Empire ..." wiki (phwewt)

A slight math error, say "about 40 years" then.

"Wristwatches were first worn by military men towards the end of the 19th century, when the importance of synchronizing manoeuvres during war, without potentially revealing the plan to the enemy through signalling, was increasingly recognized... " wiki (phwewt)

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