Wearable technology in travel – time to consider the opportunities
Google Glass, Fitbit, Pebble are the best of class for the new category of wearable technology.
At least when it comes to their related approaches for real time computing, the monitored self, and control at a glance.
It is distinguished by using hardware sensors and software apps in a very personal way, on or maybe even in you – as an implant.
At the Wearable Tech Expo in New York City this week, several dozen people and companies talked about how this sector would be a US$50 billion market very soon, and by some measure was halfway there this decade.