The rapid evolution of wearable technology is leading to body implants
Wearable gadgets like smart watches and Google Glass can seem like a fad that has all the durability of CB radios or Duran Duran, but they’re important early signs of a new era of technology that will drive investment and innovation for years.
Philippe Kahn Sailing The MotionX Foiling Catamaran More Wind, Bigger Waves and a lot of Speed. This is an amazing craft: We are getting ourselves in some extreme sailing with The MotionX carbon 20 foiling cat. Once out of the water, it’s just like flying. Magical, everything gets quiet, accurate, weightless and incredibly fast!
This Sea Gull Attacks my Masthead WIndex!!! While Sailing the A-Cat, he just decided to get my Windex,. You can see me yelling at him and wiggling the boat to defend my vulnerable windex masthead wind indicator. That lasted 2 minutes!
Wearable technology and the Quantified Self movement are pretty trendy nowadays, especially since the launch of the ultra-popular Jawbone UP powered by MotionX technology. Today, Fullpower-MotionX, MotionX-24/7 for the iPhone and iPad, an activity tracker and sleep monitor optimized for the iPhone 5S M7 processor and iOS 7.
Major companies such as Apple, Google, Microsoft are increasingly getting into the wearablecomputing business. The opportunity is huge, especially for makers of MEMSbasedsensors, electronics, and associated software.
Philippe Kahn is a sailor singularly obsessed with optimization – finding the right crew and the right technology to survive and prosper on the high seas. That approach has made him a record-setting racer, and a successful tech entrepreneur.