Virtual reality has certainly caught on lately, which is a far cry from the likes of the Virtual Boy from Nintendo all those years ago. This is made possible courtesy of the technological advancements made in the computing sector, where tiny yet extremely powerful microchips will be able to feature the processing muscle required to handle complex virtual reality environments. In fact, it does help that the likes of the HTC Vive has also entered mainstream consciousness, breaking down traditional barriers with its ease of use and relative affordability. Why not top up your future VR experience with the Cybershoes?
So you are all in when it comes to the smart device revolution, with the smartphone being one of the most basic of tools to own these days. Of course, following that you will also have a plethora of smart watches to choose from, so why not go the whole nine yards and have a pair of smart glasses to go along with the entire shebang? This is what Kopin Corporation’s SOLOS smart glasses is all about. Touted to be the lightest augmented reality smart glasses in the world that caters for sports and consumer fitness niches, it has been specially designed to inform and inspire athletes and consumers alike, pushing them to reach their full potential.
So you have smartphones and smart watches to go along with your everyday dressing, but what about fancy jewelry that will be able to help enhance your looks? Why not throw in the idea of a smart jewelry? This is what the Xenxo S-Ring intends to do, being a fashionable smart wearable for the year ahead. It might look great, but it is not going to break the bank, as the Xenxo S-Ring is said to be budget-oriented, making it suitable for every segment of society, while hoping that it will be able to take off in a big way.
Just about everyone has a smartphone these days, where it is not only our primary communications device, it also doubles up as a very useful and convenient digital camera as well as music playback device and note taking (audio or written) capabilities. Well, why not make sure the rest of your portable ensemble is smart as well? If you happen to wear a pair of glasses, it is about time things change to usher in the future. VSP Global decided to add in some “smarts” into a pair of glasses, calling it the Level smart glasses.
Those who are always working out and would like to keep track of the various metrics through the entire fitness regime would definitely have a heart rate monitor of sorts. Well, with the world moving towards integration of functionality in many aspects, Sweetzpot decided to work on the FLOW, a wearable fitness device that will bring together a breathing sensor as well as a heart rate monitor. FLOW arrives in the form of a comfortable chest band with the claim that it can help improve athletic stamina as well as performance.
In the past, we used to get around on our two legs most of the time, but when mobility devices such as the bicycle became commonplace, that was all the rage. Of course, over the years, there were skateboards and in-line skates that made it easier to cover the distance without breaking out too much of a sweat. WHILL decided to take a look at the personal mobility device category and introduce what it thinks could be a game-changer: the Model Ci. This is touted to be a life-changing assistive personal mobility device which empowers confidence, and it will also feature IoT integration in order to deliver premium customer care.
No particular device is going to remain the same if it is not going to see some improvements or enhancements made to it, and Healbe’s GoBe 2 wearable tracker is no exception. In fact, the GoBe 2 has been endowed with better software and offers new services for users, making it all the more useful as a wearable device that boasts of calorie counting capabilities in addition to data sharing, goal setting and personalization features that are nifty in keeping track of key health parameters.
When it comes to wearable technology, there are dime a dozen examples on display, and the smartwatch is one of the prime devices that showcase just how versatile wearable technology can be in changing our lives for the better. BEAM Authentic figured out that there are still other unexplored areas when it comes to wearable technology, which is why it has come up with the BEAM smart wearable button that will open up the door for one to broadcast the exact things that they care about out in the real world.
Once you add riding a bike to your daily routine, you start to realize what accessories you would benefit from. If you live out in the country with limited street lighting, then adding visibility will be your priority. If you’re in a bigger city, visibility will be equally important, but navigating your way through hoards of pedestrians will be another aspect to worry about.
When you have to walk a mile or two to get to class, a backpack with a few books in it becomes a heavy burden that digs into your shoulders after the first few minutes of your journey. When the summer sun is in full effect, you also get to experience the joys of a tremendous amount of back sweat, making your bag a soggy mess the rest of the day. You can only cut down so many layers of clothing to cool off before you might be charged with indecent exposure.