Microsoft is reportedly exploring the idea of joining what promises to be a crowded smartwatch market.
The tech titan has asked suppliers in Asia to ship components for a potential touch-enabled watch device, executives at the suppliers told The Wall Street Journal. One executive told the Journal that he had met with Microsoft's research and development team in Redmond, Wash., but it's unclear whether Microsoft will commit to producing such a device.
CNET has contacted Microsoft for comment and will update this report when we learn more.
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