Wearables

Wearable computers, also known as body-borne computers or wearables are miniature electronic devices that are worn by the bearer under, with or on top of clothing. This class of wearable technology has been developed for general or special purpose information technologies and media development. The most popular consumer devices are watches and health-monitoring bands.

Tap Strap – An Upcoming Wearable Bluetooth keyboard
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Tap Strap – An Upcoming Wearable Bluetooth keyboard

Are you aware of the fact that in the times to come, you won’t even have to make use of devices like tablets, phones and keyboards etc., when it comes to typing something? Yes that’s right in future you will be able to use a wearable technology called Tap Strap, which is nothing but a […]

New Yorker Releases An AR Cover Featuring Christoph Niemann’s “On the Go”
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New Yorker Releases An AR Cover Featuring Christoph Niemann’s “On the Go”

In a recent development, the New Yorker magazine has stunned the world by releasing an augmented reality cover for its latest issue, which features an animated painting “On the Go” by a renowned artist and graphic designer Christoph Niemann. This is the first time that the New Yorker has come up with something like that, […]

Facebook Expands to Enable 360 Photos in News Feeds
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Facebook Expands to Enable 360 Photos in News Feeds

Earlier last week, Oculus announced a handful of new changes to Gear VR, its mobile headset for Samsung phones, along with one big new Facebook feature created with virtual reality (VR) in mind: the arrival of 360-degree photo capability in Facebook’s News Feed. Soon, anyone will be able to upload 360-degree photos to Facebook’s News […]

Wearable Technology: Skin Track Converts Your Arm Into A Touchscreen
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Wearable Technology: Skin Track Converts Your Arm Into A Touchscreen

In the last few years, wearable technology has come a long way, wherein developments in the field of smartwatches are quite notable. In a recent development, researchers at the Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania have come up with an innovative technology called Skin Track which helps in converting your arm or your skin in touchscreen,  […]

How Significant Is HoloLens For Microsoft?
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How Significant Is HoloLens For Microsoft?

HoloLens-an augmented reality headset that was unveiled by technology giant Microsoft last year (in the year-2015) remains one of the most crucial products launched by the company in the recent past. HoloLens, which was developed by the company with an intention to improve the real world views by blending real-world elements with computer-generated sensory inputs […]

Is It True That VR Offers Mental & Physical Therapy?
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Is It True That VR Offers Mental & Physical Therapy?

With the availability of virtual reality (VR) headsets in the market, millions of people across the globe are extremely happy about the fact that now nothing can stop them from escaping to their virtual worlds. People have been dreaming about escaping to their virtual worlds for decades now and finally when the devices required for […]

Nokia Technologies Partners With Disney To Film The Future of VR
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Nokia Technologies Partners With Disney To Film The Future of VR

Nokia Technologies today announced a partnership with Disney to explore the creation of virtual reality (VR) content in filmmaking using Nokia’s OZO, the world’s first VR camera, to film behind-the-scenes movie extras. As part of the agreement, Nokia will work with Disney to provide equipment and VR technologies to support the creation of special VR […]

Samsung Launches ‘Stripe’ Batteries
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Samsung Launches ‘Stripe’ Batteries

It seems the world of wearable devices is going to show a lot many magical updates. In its move to make wearable devices more flexible, Samsung has launched a new range of batteries. The batteries are called Stripe and Band. They Band batteries can be attached to devices such as smartwatches – resulting 50% more […]

Kellogg’s Uses Virtual Reality To Promote “Ancient Legends”
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Kellogg’s Uses Virtual Reality To Promote “Ancient Legends”

At a time when nobody doubts the potential of Virtual Reality (VR) technology when it comes to transporting users to a virtual world and offering them with highly realistic VR experiences, US-based multinational food manufacturing firm Kellogg’s is also taking its assistance to promote a lineup of breakfast cereals called “Ancient Legends.” According to reports, […]

The Psychology of Wearables and Wearable Technology
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The Psychology of Wearables and Wearable Technology

In recent years we’ve seen new, disruptive innovations in the world of wearable technology; advances that will potentially transform life, business, and the global economy. Products like Google Glass, Apple Watch, and Oculus Rift promise not only to change the way we approach information, but also our long established patterns of social interaction. Indeed, we […]

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