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What is the future of wearable technology?

Wearable technology is an undeniable trend and many brands such as Nike, Apple, Samsung and Google are all bringing out products to satisfy consumers growing awareness and demand for new products.

A lot recently has been publicised about smartwatches in particular due to the Samsung Galaxy Gear watch and the new Apple iWatch- does this mean the future of wearable technology is all about wrist based devices? Can wearable technology cross over from being an fashion accessory to being a functioning part of our everyday lives? What do you think will happen in the future of this industry?

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  • Nov 18 2013: Technology is increasing rapidly, and I believe that future of wearable technology would be huge. I believe it would be huge because it will then become a fashion trend and a must have item. Something that our society is always on the look out for. Google is currently working on glasses that help you record, keep track of time and many other things. Technology is always improving and the wearable technology will then be part of our everyday lives.

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