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Wearable computer


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Wearable computer

  1. 1. Wearable Computer
  2. 2. Introduction  A wearable computer is a computing device small and light enough to be worn on one's body without causing discomfort.  It may also be integrated into everyday objects that are constantly worn on the body.  It should be worn like glasses, watches, and clothing.  It should act as an Intelligent Assistant.  Invented by Steve Mann in the 1970s.
  3. 3. Characteristics  Wearable computer is defined by SIX main characteristics. I. Un monopolizing. II. Unrestrictive. III. Observable. IV. Controllable. V. Attentive. VI. Communicative .
  4. 4. How It Works  Communication between user and device  With use of sensory device  Perform multitasking  Allow the user to change information
  5. 5. Military Field. Medical Field. Face recognition. Finger tracking. Communication Entertainment Games.
  6. 6. Advantages  Sixth Sense Mobility Connectivity Flexibility (Pranav Mistry) Disadvantages Expensive Can cause irritation in heat Side-effect such as headaches
  7. 7. Conclusion Whatever area wearable computer technology is applied to you can see that it will improve the quality of life and make day-to-day life less complicated. There are even some reports that wearable will be the fashion of tomorrow.