About four years ago, Microsoft's R&D team came up with a new technology called Smart Personal Object Technology (SPOT) which uses FM radio signals to broadcast information to your wristwatch. After a few delays, the SPOT service was finally launched earlier this year with four companies producing SPOT enabled watches: Suunto, Fossil, Tissot and Swatch. According to the software giant, thousands of watches have been sold since the service launch.

For the past few months we were given the opportunity to review Microsoft's SPOT service using a Suunto N3 Smart Watch and now time has come that will be sharing our impressions on the service with you. Read on for more.