New form factors, conductive fabrics and flexible batteries have affected changes in fashion and personal style. Innovators are creating clothing featuring not only lights and sensors, but also ID tagging for retail and payment systems and embedded biometric measuring tattoos.
In business VR illuminates and provides solutions to specific challenges. In factories exoskeletons and AR enhance performance capabilities and ensure safety standards. But what about privacy, standards and security? Hear the success stories and get answers to the tough questions.
Are wearables what the doctor ordered for self-monitoring and behavior modification? The top members of the medical community, fitness trainers, nutritionists and physiologists weigh in on the “ins and outs” of using wearables to escalate our paths to wellness.
The fitness industry, which arguably introduced wearable technology, is now partnering with music, video and live streaming device companies as well as wearable tech producers to keep the new fitness trends and devices fresh, fun and out of the drawer.