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My kid’s new gloves are touchscreen compatible

We picked up some gloves suitable for an 8yo at Aldi the other day. They were inexpensive, looked warm. They were also evidently capacitive touch compatible so your 8yo can demand to take a phone into the snow and take pictures.

Gloves they had at Aldi

That surprised me – the prevalence of technology. I remember when this was a big thing in 2015 or so when Head Gloves were the only things doing that.

I feel so out of touch.

I mean, there’s no reason to *not* make them smartscreen touch capable, but dang yo…

Paul King

Paul King lives in Nashville Tennessee with his wife, two daughters and cats. He writes for Pocketables, theITBaby, and is an IT consultant along with doing tech support for a film production company.