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Wearable Tech Puts Wearers On The Frontline Of Healthcare [Future Of Health] - PSFK

Wearable Tech Puts Wearers On The Frontline Of Healthcare [Future Of Health] - PSFK | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
PSFK Labs looks at how wearable technology is enabling wearers to become more involved with decisions about their health.
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Wearable tech can be implanted in brains, thanks to new power technique

Wearable tech can be implanted in brains, thanks to new power technique | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
A research breakthrough has identified a way to charge tiny health-tracking devices that could be embedded in our brains, hearts or livers.
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Richard Platt's curator insight, June 19, 2014 2:02 AM

Having proved that the technique works in animals, the research team are currently preparing for human testing, which will require approval from safety regulators and will take several years before the technology will be certified for use in medical devices and beyond.

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65 Pieces of Futuristic Wearable Tech

65 Pieces of Futuristic Wearable Tech | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
pieces of futuristic wearable tech - This post is brought to you by the Vodafone Firsts program. Pitch Your #First today.

Wearable technology is no longer something we read abou...
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Richard Platt's curator insight, June 19, 2014 2:01 AM

The long list - if you don't mind clicking thru 65 slides

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Glance Turns Almost Any Wrist Gear Into a Smart Device

Glance Turns Almost Any Wrist Gear Into a Smart Device | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
Glance is an accessory that can turn almost any regular watch or wrist band into a kind of smart device.
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The Wearable Era Is Here: How Wearable Tech Will Impact How We ... - Forbes

The Wearable Era Is Here: How Wearable Tech Will Impact How We ... - Forbes | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
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The Wearable Era Is Here: How Wearable Tech Will Impact How We ...
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By now, we are all familiar with the Post-PC era: a time when SmartPhones, tablets and other mobile devices have pushed aside PCs.
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Eyewear or Wristwear: Shoot Out at the Wearable Tech Corral - Huffington Post

Eyewear or Wristwear: Shoot Out at the Wearable Tech Corral - Huffington Post | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
Eyewear or Wristwear: Shoot Out at the Wearable Tech Corral
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Are you a wrist person or a glasses person? As we hurtle towards the post cell phone world, the next generation of trendsetters are deciding which one it's going to be.
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A Microsoft Smartwatch Is Coming

A Microsoft Smartwatch Is Coming | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
The software giant has been developing a cross-platform gadget that continuously measures heart rate, Forbes has learned. Initially gunning for fitness enthusiasts, the watch could see Microsoft make a bigger play for healthcare further down the line.
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Why Only Beats Can Teach Google Glass How to Be Cool | Gadget Lab | WIRED

Why Only Beats Can Teach Google Glass How to Be Cool | Gadget Lab | WIRED | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
If Apple's acquisition of Beats teaches us anything, it's that success in consumer electronics is all about marketing. No matter how weird, dorky, or far-out your product may seem.
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The Future of Wearables Makes Cool Gadgets Meaningful - The Atlantic

The Future of Wearables Makes Cool Gadgets Meaningful - The Atlantic | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
The Atlantic The Future of Wearables Makes Cool Gadgets Meaningful The Atlantic Existing wearables, ranging from the FitBit (a sleeker version of a pedometer) to the Pebble watch to Google glass headsets to the forthcoming iWatch, largely fall into...
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3 High-Tech Eyeglasses That Do Things Google Glass Can't - Mashable

3 High-Tech Eyeglasses That Do Things Google Glass Can't - Mashable | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
3 High-Tech Eyeglasses That Do Things Google Glass Can't
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3 High-Tech Eyeglasses That Do Things Google Glass Can't. 2.1k. Shares. Share. Tweet. Share. What's This?
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Bans on Driving with Google Glass Won't Apply to Police

Bans on Driving with Google Glass Won't Apply to Police | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
License-plate scanners, in-car video, and facial recognition software could turn Glass into the next big police gadget. (U.S.
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Dyson Prototyped a Google Glass-like AR Headset

Dyson Prototyped a Google Glass-like AR Headset | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
21 years ago and 5,127 prototypes later, James Dyson launched one of the world’s first mass-produced cyclonic vacuum cleaners.
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How Wearable Technology Will Impact Web Design | Trends

How Wearable Technology Will Impact Web Design | Trends | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
Remember how wearing a calculator watch back in the day made you feel like George Jetson or his boy Elroy?
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First Look: All 13 Diane Von Furstenberg Google Glass Frames are Now On Sale - Glass Almanac

First Look: All 13 Diane Von Furstenberg Google Glass Frames are Now On Sale - Glass Almanac | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
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First Look: All 13 Diane Von Furstenberg Google Glass Frames are Now On Sale
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As promised, the “DVF for Glass” series of Google Glass frames and shades is now on sale to the general public.
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'The Daily Show' Nails Exactly What's Wrong With Google Glass

'The Daily Show' Nails Exactly What's Wrong With Google Glass | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
"The Daily Show" took a full swing at Google Glass on Thursday. Once just a funny-looking face-computer, the device has transformed into something of a $1,500 embodiment of both modern privacy invasion and America's yawning wealth divide.
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Richard Platt's curator insight, June 19, 2014 1:58 AM

Hilarious video and there are some pretty good points about a wearable like Google Glass

Momenta's curator insight, June 21, 2014 11:46 AM

There is much truth in parody, and not one does it like the Daily Show.

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Google launches 'Glass at Work' program with five partners making apps for business

Google launches 'Glass at Work' program with five partners making apps for business | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
Many of Google Glass' brightest success stories have come from the workplace, and Google seems to realize that may be the best location for it to forge ahead. Earlier this year Google said that it...
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Apple smart watch is coming, NYT profile of Tim Cook suggests

Apple smart watch is coming, NYT profile of Tim Cook suggests | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
A new profile of Apple CEO Tim Cook suggests he is less hands-on with product development than his predecessor, Steve Jobs.
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Meet Ringly, An Attractive Wearable Gadget Women Might Actually Want

Meet Ringly, An Attractive Wearable Gadget Women Might Actually Want | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
What wearables can learn from a little start-up that blends simplicity, attractiveness and innovation, and puts a ring on it. (There’s something stupid about smart jewelry.
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This is the smartwatch we've been waiting for — but it doesn't exist, yet - VentureBeat

This is the smartwatch we've been waiting for — but it doesn't exist, yet - VentureBeat | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
This is the smartwatch we've been waiting for — but it doesn't exist, yet
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How can you leverage mobile to increase profitability for your company?
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Intel Inside Our Closets - ReadWrite

Intel Inside Our Closets - ReadWrite | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
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Intel CEO Brian Krzanich shows Recode editor Walt Mossberg a heart-rate app linked to a shirt with wearable technology inside.
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3D-Printed Accessories That Make Google Glass Even Dorkier

3D-Printed Accessories That Make Google Glass Even Dorkier | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
Google Glass has been blasted as nerdy, dorky, and just plain ugly. Now a line of 3D-printed accessories makes that even truer. (These 3D-printed accessories make @GoogleGlass even dorkier.
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Google Glasses: "They Make Me Feel Powerful" - Forbes

Google Glasses: "They Make Me Feel Powerful" - Forbes | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
Google Glasses: "They Make Me Feel Powerful"
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Harvard Business School released a case study on Google Google Glass. The students will analyze Google's marketing strategy and debate how the company can maximize the potential of Glass.
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How Google Glass could change the way we view art - The Independent

How Google Glass could change the way we view art - The Independent | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
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How Google Glass could change the way we view art
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Inside The Operating Room Of The Future, Where Doctors Use Google Glass

Inside The Operating Room Of The Future, Where Doctors Use Google Glass | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
A peek inside a testing ground that shows how technologies could make surgeons and nurses work together more effectively in a health crisis situation...
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How Fitness Trackers Are Changing Exercise Research

How Fitness Trackers Are Changing Exercise Research | ideaBOOST Mind Pirate: Wearable Technology | Scoop.it
By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer
Published: 05/16/2014 10:29 AM EDT on LiveScience

The technology in fitness trackers is changing the way researchers study exercise, allowing them to gather much more detailed information about how people move...
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