Technology is moving so fast that it’s easy to get bogged down in the technology, facts and figures — gadgets, sensors, data volumes etc etc. This is all interesting, but actually what difference can and will it make?
You wear it well - Wearable Technology Show 2015, London 11th March 2015
You wear it well.
Master Inventor and CTO for Mobile, IBM UK and Ireland
We’re at a new frontier of technology.
Wearable technology takes this to a new extreme.
Shared. Mostly yours. Personal. Intimate.
And the technology possibilities are still growing…
Connects to cloud.
Doesn’t need a phone.
But just because you can, should you?
“Engineers like to solve problems. If
there are no problems handily
available, they will create their own
Start with the user. They’re the most important person.
“Never love anyone who treats
you like you're ordinary.”
Translating wearables to an experience — ﬁnding a model.
The three core ingredients of a great wearable experience.
Instrument but don’t intrude (or lose).
Heart Rate Respiration
Turn the instrumentation into knowledge and advice.
Snap at family.
Go for ice cream.
Do things that matter at the time they matter most.
The healthy snack before you binge.
The nap before you snap.
The run that doesn’t pass the chip shop.
The hotel just next to the local gym.
The suggestion just when you’re ordering.
We’ve got all the pieces. Now to put them together.
“The future is already here – it's
just not evenly distributed.”