“Apple Watch sales fall by 71 percent”, the headlines claim, but these reports perfectly illustrate a preference for clickbait over substance as the narrative grabs yet another chance to transgress journalistic probity in the service of anti-Apple snark.

“Off the charts”

IDC has published new data on what it calls the “wearables” market. This claims Apple Watch sales fell around 71 percent in the third 2016 quarter.

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