Wearables 2.0: Impact on social networking

This is the second part in my multi-part series on the second coming of wearables. The first wave of wearables (read watches and simple fitness trackers) were focused more on the experience and less on social interaction. The second wave of wearables spearheaded by Android Wear and the long rumored iWatch will bring more muscle…

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Wearables 2.0: Android Wear

Less than a fortnight ago, Sundar Pichai, Google SVP of Android and Chrome told attendees at SXSW that Google was getting serious about wearable computing and the devices that will power the next generation. Today, Pichai’s words came to fruition when Google announced Android Wear, an API and ecosystem for wearable devices. To start with…

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The Misfit Shine: Early Impressions

I am a big fan of personal fitness trackers and have written about it in the past. I continue to look for innovation in the field. Early this year, I came across an indiegogo campaign for a unique looking personal fitness tracker called the Misfit Shine. It was being backed by two people of significant…

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