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Wearable technology

Tom Bruno

Wearable technology

smart watches to Google Glass for libraries

by Tom Bruno

  • 246 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Google Glass (Computer),
  • Smartwatches,
  • Wearable technology,
  • Library applications

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTom Bruno
    SeriesLibrary technology essentials -- no. 1, Library technology essentials -- no. 1.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ678.93.W43 B78 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 111 pages
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27196632M
    ISBN 101442252901, 144225291X
    ISBN 109781442252905, 9781442252912
    LC Control Number2015011491
    OCLC/WorldCa907204988

    Examples of wearable fitness devices. Currently, about 14 companies make wearable fitness devices, and all are competing in what they foresee as a very lucrative market. In fact, industry forecaster IHS Technology predicts that sales of activity trackers will increase from $ billion in to . Wearable technology is a rapidly evolving field and is expected to explode in the coming decade. It can be considered as a big umbrella term for any type of technological innovations that are used.

      In the field of healthcare, wearable technology is used when manufacturing pacemakers, activity tracking devices, and hearing aids. Also, tools which ensure effective collation of important facts on the patient such as calories burned, heart rate, sugar content, and blood pressure are being created by wearable app developers.   Wearable technology in the classroom: students try out Google Expeditions. Photograph: Google T he terracotta brickwork of the Great Wall of China transfixes a .

    Wearable Technology. Discover our wide range of Wearable Technology at our Electronics Store on Explore our selection of Wearable Technology Accessories, Baby Wearable Tech Products, Wearable Tech Clips, Arm & Wristbands, Wearable Tech Pendants, Wearable Tech Rings, Smartglasses and much more. The Market for Smart Wearable Technology A Consumer Centric Approach Nick Hunn WiFore Consulting February [email protected] The consumer electronics industry has convinced itself that wearable technology will be the next big thing, with analysts predicting a market worth over $30 billion by File Size: KB.


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