The Impact of Wearable Technology: Business, Social, and Legal Landscapes

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The Impact of Wearable Technology: Business, Social, and Legal Landscapes

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Posted September 27, 2015 in Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies, Data Analytics & Digital Technologies Cutter Business Technology Journal
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Even without the new wave of wearable technologies, the wearable market is sizeable today -- US $24.2 billion in 2015, according to research done by our company, IDTechEx.1 The vast majority of this -- 74% -- is for already mature wearables: the humble electronic wristwatch, earphones, blood glucose test strips, and the like. Now let's assess each of the key applications for wearable technology.