In five years will this seem archaic? The Apple Watch arrived yesterday afternoon. Last night the box still wasn’t opened. In five years will the first generation Apple Watch seem archaic? When i open the box later today, it will feel like a high tech game-changing device. It’s pretty cool to treat it as a tool to use rather than some status symbol. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.